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Billy Campbell

Actor
Male
Born Jul 7, 1959
Age 56
Hometown Charlottesville, ...
Other Names William Oliver Ca...

William Oliver "Billy" Campbell is an American film and television actor. In television, he is best known for his roles as Rick Sammler on Once and Again, as Det. Joey Indelli on Crime Story, as Jordan Collier on The 4400, and as Dr. Jon Fielding on the Tales of the City Miniseries. He is also known for his recurring role as Luke Fuller in Dynasty which is also the role that first gained him recognition and eventually launched him into television stardom.… Read More

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CHILDHOOD

1959 Birth Born on July 7, 1959.

TWENTIES

1981 22 Years Old After appearances in the 1981 British-made war film How Sleep the Brave, and an episode of the hit 1980s sitcom Family Ties, Campbell's first prominent role was that of Luke Fuller, Steven Carrington's lover on Dynasty. … Read More
1986 27 Years Old Following this, he had a regular role as Detective Joey Indelli on the 1986–88 NBC series Crime Story.
1988 29 Years Old Campbell was the second choice of the producers of Star Trek: The Next Generation to play the role of William Riker, but lost the role to Jonathan Frakes. In 1988, Campbell would appear as a guest star in the second season episode "The Outrageous Okona".

THIRTIES

1991 32 Years Old In 1991, Campbell played the lead role in the retro sci-fi fantasy film The Rocketeer. … Read More
1993 34 Years Old In 1993, he starred in the short-lived detective series Moon Over Miami, and also won the role of Dr. Jon Fielding in the television adaptation of Tales of the City, based on the bestselling novels by Armistead Maupin.
1998 39 Years Old He would go on to appear in the sequels More Tales of the City in 1998, and Further Tales of the City in 2001.

FORTIES

1999 40 Years Old In 1999, Campbell began what is probably his most famous role, that of Rick Sammler on the ABC series Once and Again.
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The series ran for three seasons until 2002, during which time Campbell received a Golden Globe nomination for Best Actor in a Dramatic Series. … Read More
2004 45 Years Old He then played a college professor accused of raping a student in a 2004 episode of Law & Order: Special Victims Unit, and also played an accused serial killer who defends himself in the 2007 television series Shark.

FIFTIES

2010 51 Years Old In 2010, Campbell had a recurring role in the short-lived revival of Melrose Place. … Read More
2012 53 Years Old In 2012, Campbell played the stern but kindly father in the independent film, "Fat Kid Rules the World." … Read More
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