Billy Campbell Biography

Biography by Published on Updated on 04 Feb, 2019
Facts of Billy Campbell
Date of Birth: 1959 , July-7
Age: 62 years old
Birth Nation: United States of America
Height: 6 Feet 4 Inch
Name Billy Campbell
Birth Name William Oliver Campbell
Nick Name Billy Campbell
Nationality American
Birth Place/City Charlottesville, Virginia, United States
Net Worth $2.5 million
Eye Color Blue
Hair Color Brown - Dark
Weight in KG 85 kg
Famous for Roles as Rick Sammler on Once and Again
Affair with Virginia Madsen(1981 - 88), Jennifer Connelly(1990 - 90)
Education Fork Union Military Academy
Awards People's Choice Award for Favorite Actor in a New TV Series
Online Presence Yes in Wiki and twitter
Movies More than 35 Movies
TV Show More Than 20 TV Show
Siblings David Campbell, John Campbell
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Billy Campbell is an American film and television actor. He is best known for his roles as Rick Sammler on an American television series, Once and Again. He has made his significant appearances on several movies including The Rocketeer, Bram Stoker's Dracula and Enough. The renowned actor has also earned a tremendous amount of net worth from his successful career. 

Campbell is yet to be married neither is dating anyone officially. 

Early Life And Education Of Billy Campbell

Campbell was born as William Oliver Campbell on 7th of July 1959 in Virginia in the U.S.A. His original name is William Oliver Campbell. He is an American by nationality belonging to the White-American ethnicity. He was raised up in Charlottesville along with his family. 

Campbell has also six siblings including John Campbell and David Campbell. He had to face the divorce of their parents at his early age of two. She had to shuttle between his mother at Virginia while his father in Chicago. As a child, he used to play rugby. 

Campbell attended the Fork Union Military Academy. He later moved to the Western Albemarle High School during his schooling period.

Billy Campbell's Career And Struggle  

Besides his appearance in Family Ties, Billy Campbell has also contributed to the Dynasty which happened to be one of the no.1 shows of the time. He also acted as a Detective Joey Indelli in the series Crime Story.

Campbell appeared in the lead role in The Rocketeer. After his acting in Dracula, he also made an appearance as Dr. Jon in television series adapted from Tales of the city. He featured in More Tales of City and Further Tales of City in 1998 and 2001 respectively.

Campbell also appeared on the series Once and Again, The 4400 and The O.C. In the early year of 2000, he was seen in negative roles in Enough, The Stranger Beside Me, Law and Order: Special Victims Unit and Shark. His series The Killing is also worth remembering. 

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From 2011-14, Campbell starred as Abraham Lincoln in television show adapted from book “Killing Lincoln”. In the year, she joined the cast of Helix and played the main role of Dr. Alan Farragut alongside from  Hiroyuki Sanada, Kyra Zagorsky, Mark Ghanimé, and Matt Long

In 2017, Campbell featured in the TV psychological thriller series Modus. She is currently portraying the main role, John Cardinal in TV series Cardinal since 2017. 

Billy Campbell's Net Worth And Salary 

Standing at the height of 6' 3½" (1.92 m), Billy Campbell has earned a decent amount of money through his breakout roles in several successful movie and TV show. His estimated net worth according to Celebrity net worth is around $2.5 million, as of 2018. 

Cambell featured as a Quincey Morris in a 1992 American gothic horror film Bram Stoker's Dracula. The movie received positive reviews as well as became the box office hit grossing $215.9 million worldwide on a budget of $40 million. His another movie Enough also became the success at the box office making over $51 million against its production cost of $38 million. 

Campbell is the actor who struggled a lot to reach the height of fame. His dedication to the work always gives him a bright future ahead.

Billy Campbell's Personal Life, Married, And Affair 

Billy Campbell has reached the age of 58 now. He is not married but is involved in several love affairs. 

Campbell dated his girlfriend American actress, Virginia Madsen. The couple started dating in 1981. They stayed in a relationship for seven years. 

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The actor was also involved in a romantic relationship with the American actress, Jennifer Connelly.  The couple first met in the set of ‘The Rocketeer’ in 1991 and the two started dating after the shooting was done. The pair dated for around five-year and the two called it quits in 1996. 

Campbell currently resides his apartment in Vancouver, British Columbia. 

Billy Campbel's Awards And Achievements

Billy Campbell has received Golden Globe nomination as the best actor for a drama series. This is farthest he has reached in the award ceremony