Billy Campbell

Born Jul 7, 1959

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 was his first prominent role. His most notable films include The Rocketeer, Bram Stoker's Dracula and Enough.… Read More

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Learn about the memorable moments in the evolution of Billy Campbell.


1959 Birth Born on July 7, 1959.


1986 27 Years Old Following this, he had a regular role as Detective Joey Indelli on the 1986–88 NBC series Crime Story. … Read More
1988 29 Years Old In 1988, Campbell would appear as a guest star in the second season episode "The Outrageous Okona".


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.


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.


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
2013 54 Years Old In 2013, he starred as Abraham Lincoln in the National Geographic television adaptation of Bill O'Reilly and Martin Dugard's book, Killing Lincoln.
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