Billy Dee Williams
Net Worth $7.5 Million USD
Billy Dee Williams born on April 6, 1937 is an American actor, artist, singer, and writer, best known for his role as Lando Calrissian in the original Star Wars trilogy. Williams was born in New York City, New York, the son of Loretta Anne, a West Indian-born elevator operator from Montserrat, and William December Williams, Sr., a Texas-born caretaker.
He has a twin sister, Loretta, and grew up in Harlem, where he was raised by his maternal grandmother while his parents worked at several jobs. Williams graduated from Manhattan's School of Performing Arts, where he was a classmate of Diahann Carroll, who coincidentally played the wife of his character Brady Lloyd on the 1980s prime-time soap Dynasty.