Thursday, April 6, 2017

On This Day: April 6, 1937


By Ciaran Duggan,

Billy Dee Williams was born on this day in 1937. Williams played the suave and charming Lando Calrissian in The Empire Strikes Back and Return of the Jedi.

The 80-year-old has also voiced the famous and popular character on the hit TV show, Star Wars: Rebels

Williams is an American artist, singer and writer and whilst he is best known for his role in Star Wars he has acted in a number of other famous films including Brian's Song, Nighthawks, The Last Angry Man and Tim Burton's Batman.

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Billy Dee Williams will be a special guest attendant at this month's Star Wars: Celebration and is featured on the special 40 years of Star Wars panel.

What are your favourite Billy Dee moments both in universe and out of universe? 

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