Gil Birmingham ~ Billy

Gil Birmingham was born July 13, 1966 in San Antonio, Texas.  Throughout his career
he has appeared in such television shows as "Buffy the Vampire Slayer," "Oz," and
"Veronica Mars" and will next be seen as Billy Black in the film "Twilight."

Billy Black is the father of Jacob Black and is an elder of the Quileute tribe in La
Push, WA.  Billy has two other children, twin daughters Rachel and Rebecca, from his
late wife Sarah.   Due to his diabetes, Billy is confined to a wheelchair.  He is
very good friends with Charlie Swan and Harry Clearwater, and is a direct descendant
of Ephraim Black, the last chief of the Quileute tribe.

Filmography
  1. Love Ranch (2009) (post-production) …. Sheriff Cortez
  2. Twilight (2008/I) (completed) …. Billy Black
  3. California Indian (2008) …. Charles ‘Chi’ Thomas
  4. Turok: Son of Stone (2008) (V) (voice) …. Nashoba
  5. Cosmic Radio (2007) …. Tribal Council Leader
  6. “Veronica Mars” …. Leonard Lobo (2 episodes, 2006)
    - Happy Go Lucky (2006) TV episode …. Leonard Lobo
    - Versatile Toppings (2006) TV episode …. Leonard Lobo
  7. Ten Canoes (2006) (as Billy Black) …. Canoeist / Warrior
  8. “Charmed” …. Indian Chief (1 episode, 2006)
    - Payback’s a Witch (2006) TV episode (uncredited) …. Indian Chief
  9. Love’s Long Journey (2005) (TV) …. Sharp Claw
  10. End of the Spear (2005) (uncredited) …. Moipa
  11. “Into the West” (2005) TV mini-series …. Older Dogstar
  12. “Medical Investigation” …. Walter Shephard (1 episode, 2005)
    - Tribe (2005) TV episode …. Walter Shephard
  13. DreamKeeper (2003) (TV) …. Sam
  14. The Lone Ranger (2003) (TV) …. One Horn
  15. Gentle Ben 2: Danger on the Mountain (2003) (TV) …. Pete
    … aka Black Gold (UK)
  16. “Body & Soul” …. Oz (8 episodes, 2002)
    - Graveyard Shift (2002) TV episode …. Oz
    - Shadow Boxing (2002) TV episode …. Oz
    - Yes Master (2002) TV episode …. Oz
    - The Curse (2002) TV episode …. Oz
    - Saviors (2002) TV episode …. Oz
    (3 more)
  17. Gentle Ben (2002) (TV) …. Pete
    … aka Terror on the Mountain (UK)
  18. Skins (2002) …. Sonny Yellow Lodge
  19. “V.I.P.” (1 episode, 2001)
    … aka V.I.P. – Die Bodyguards (Germany)
    - The Uncle from V.A.L. (2001) TV episode
  20. “Family Law” …. Bernard (1 episode, 2001)
    - Americans (2001) TV episode …. Bernard
  21. The Doe Boy (2001) …. Manny
  22. “The Wild Thornberrys” …. Jim’s Dad (1 episode, 1999)
    - Tamper Proof Seal (1999) TV episode (voice) …. Jim’s Dad
  23. Command & Conquer: Tiberian Sun (1999) (VG) (voice) …. GhostStalker
    … aka Command & Conquer: Tiberian Sun Firestorm (USA)
  24. “Dr. Quinn, Medicine Woman” …. Brave #1 (1 episode, 1997)
    - Safe Passage (1997) TV episode …. Brave #1
  25. “Night Man” …. Vargas (1 episode, 1997)
    … aka NightMan (USA)
    - I Left My Heart in San Francisco (1997) TV episode …. Vargas
  26. “Buffy the Vampire Slayer” …. Peru Man (1 episode, 1997)
    … aka BtVS (USA: promotional abbreviation)
    … aka Buffy (USA: short title)
    … aka Buffy, the Vampire Slayer: The Series (USA: long title)
    - Inca Mummy Girl (1997) TV episode …. Peru Man
  27. Jaguar, Le (1996)
  28. “Falcon Crest” (1 episode, 1987)
    - Desperation (1987) TV episode
  29. House II: The Second Story (1987) …. Featured Warrior
  30. “Riptide” …. Cop (1 episode, 1986)
    - Chapel of Glass (1986) TV episode …. Cop
Gil Birmingham
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P. O. Box 542382
Dallas, TX  75354-2382



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