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Billy Dee Williams Net Worth, Bio, Wiki, Age, Height & Weight

Early Life

Early Life: William December “Billy Dee” Williams Jr. was born on April 6, 1937 in New York City, the son of Loretta Anne and William December Williams Sr. He and his twin sister Loretta were primarily raised by their grandmother while their parents worked several jobs. His mother had trained as an opera singer and the family was richly cultured, with the children exposed early on to theater, art, and similar creative experiences. Williams graduated in 1955 from the LaGuardia High School of Music & Performing Arts, where he had majored in arts with a focus on visual arts. He got a two-year scholarship for the National Academy of Fine Arts and Design in New York and studied with a focus on classical principles of painting. He was nominated at 19 for a Guggenheim Fellowship grant and won a Hallgarten Prize in the mid ’50s. He later studied at the Harlem Actors Workshop where he studied under Sidney Poitier.

Wealth Stats and More

What’s Billy Dee Williams' net worth? How wealthy is he? Below are all stats like net worth, salary, profession, and more!

Billy Dee Williams Wealth Info
Net Worth$9 Million
Date of BirthApril 6, 1937 (age 86 years)
Height6 ft (1.83 m)
ProfessionActor, Artist, Music artist, Musician, Painter, Singer, Visual Artist, Voice Actor, Writer
NationalityUnited States of America

Net Worth of Billy Dee Williams

Billy Dee Williams net worth and salary: Billy Dee Williams is an actor, singer and TV pitchman who has a net worth of $9 million. Billy Dee Williams is probably most famous for appearing in a variety of extremely popular movies, including “The Empire Strikes Back,” “Return of the Jedi,” and “Batman.”

Billy Dee Williams Quotes

How is it that Billy Dee Williams has a net worth of $9 Million? These quotes by the actor may indicate the character traits that led to his financial situation:

My idea is to paint paintings so that when you walk into a room, I'm pulling you in, or that makes you suddenly stop and wonder: 'What is this? There is something groovy, something else going on here.' Also, I want to give you what is obvious and what is not obvious to the eye.

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I am an artist no matter what I do. I live for creativity. I think everyone should. It is the antithesis of being destructive.

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I loved Marlon Brando: my favorite actor.

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I don't want to find myself ever locked into what people think I should think or do. In my art, and acting, I have a universal vision of things, an international vision. Bigger and broader and beyond. 'Bigger than life' is always on my mind.

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I love the Mexican muralists - like Rivera, Orozco - and the music of Walter Benton. They gave you a sense that reality was much more than life.

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