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Williams, Billy Dee 1937-

Overview
Works: 362 works in 926 publications in 7 languages and 29,264 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Science fiction films  Action and adventure films  Superhero films  Fantasy films  Animated films  Juvenile works  Children's films  History  Short films 
Roles: Actor, Author, Performer, vac, Narrator, Other, Speaker, Singer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Billy Dee Williams
Publications by Billy Dee Williams
Most widely held works by Billy Dee Williams
Star wars by George Lucas( visu )
174 editions published between 1980 and 2015 in English and held by 7,784 libraries worldwide
Princess Leia is captured and held hostage by the evil Imperial forces in their effort to take over the galactic Empire. Luke Skywalker, Han Solo, and two robots (R2-D2 and C-3PO) work together to rescue the princess and restore justice in the Empire
Batman by Tim Burton( visu )
26 editions published between 1989 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 2,701 libraries worldwide
Batman faces the Joker for the first time
Star Wars trilogy by Irvin Kershner( visu )
22 editions published between 1995 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,415 libraries worldwide
Science fiction tales of derring-do, heroism and romance. Set in the future, they relate the adventures of Princess Leia, Luke Skywalker and Han Solo as they battle the forces of the evil Imperial army
Brian's Song ( visu )
21 editions published between 1971 and 2000 in English and held by 1,301 libraries worldwide
A drama about the deep friendship between Gale Sayers, black halfback for the Chicago Bears, and his white teammate, Brian Piccolo, who died of cancer in 1970
Lady sings the blues ( visu )
22 editions published between 1972 and 2013 in English and German and held by 1,116 libraries worldwide
Diana Ross stars in this musical drama charting the life of Billie Holiday, a life tormented by racism and drug abuse
LEGO Star wars ( visu )
4 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 948 libraries worldwide
Menace of the Sith: Substitute teacher Anakin Skywalker must lead Yoda's Padawan class to victory over Count Dooku's army of Jek clones
Star wars ( visu )
2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 766 libraries worldwide
Fleeing the evil Galactic Empire, the rebels abandon their new base on Hoth. Princess Leia, Han Solo, R2-D2 and C-3P0 escape in the damaged Millenium Falcon. Later, on Bespin, they are captured by Lord Darth Vader. Luke Skywalker, meanwhile, follows Ben Kenobi's posthumous command and receives Jedi training by Yoda on Dagobah
Undercover brother ( visu )
6 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in English and held by 727 libraries worldwide
Undercover Brother uses gadgets and disguises to steal from the rich and give to the poor. His activities are discovered by the B.R.O.T.H.E.R.H.O.O.D., a spy organization devoted to subverting The Man and his henchman, Mr. Feather, who use their power over the media to demean black people and destroy racial unity. The spy organization is run by The Chief. When a popular black political figure calls a press conference, presumably to announce his presidential candidacy, he instead announces that he's opening a chain of fried chicken restaurants. The agency rightly suspects foul play
Star wars trilogy ( visu )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 694 libraries worldwide
Includes the story of the making of all the Star Wars films: documentary and features, video games, still galleries, trailers, TV spots, Episode III preview (The Return of Darth Vader) and more
Star wars ( visu )
20 editions published between 2000 and 2015 in English and Portuguese and held by 558 libraries worldwide
Darth Vader and the Empire are building a new, indestructible Death Star. Meanwhile, Han Solo has been imprisoned, and Luke Skywalker has sent R2D2 and C3PO to try and free him. Princess Leia, disguised as a bounty hunter, and Chewbacca go along as well. The final battle takes place on the moon of Endor, with its natural inhabitants, the Ewoks, lending a hand to the rebels
Giraffes can't dance by Giles Andreae( Sound Recording )
14 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in English and held by 535 libraries worldwide
Gerald the giraffe is too clumsy to dance with all the other animals at the Jungle Dance, until he finds the right music
Martin's big words : the life of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. --and more stories from the African-American tradition ( visu )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 518 libraries worldwide
Martin's big words: Using quotes from some of his beloved speeches, Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. comes to life in this profound and important biography about beliefs and dreams and following one's heart. John Henry: Based on the famous African-American folk ballad, this story tells of the legendary contest between a spirited man with a hammer and a steam drill to build a tunnel through the Allegheny Mountains of West Virginia. Seven candles for Kwanzaa: This unique African-American holiday commemorates the strength of family ties, respect for ancestors, commitment to the growth of community and gratitude for life's bounties
Fanboys ( visu )
3 editions published in 2009 in English and Chinese and held by 514 libraries worldwide
Four diehard Star Wars fans take a road trip to break into the ranch owned by George Lucas to steal a copy of Star Wars: Episode I before it's released, in order to fulfill a dying friend's wish
The Bingo Long traveling all-stars & motor kings ( visu )
9 editions published between 1976 and 2016 in English and held by 390 libraries worldwide
A group of independent renegade players travel around the Midwest looking for that big home run while playing baseball in the 1930's Negro League
Mahogany ( visu )
11 editions published between 1975 and 2007 in English and held by 381 libraries worldwide
A poor girl is a success when she becomes a world-famous fashion model and designer. But at the same time, she yearns for her boyfriend back home
Shrinking Violet : and more stories for young performers ( visu )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 333 libraries worldwide
Stories about self-confidence, tolerance, love and an appreciation for the arts
There was an old lady who swallowed a fly : --and more sing-along favorites ( visu )
3 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 328 libraries worldwide
Eight classic sing-along stories are brought vividly to life
Duke Ellington-- : and more stories to celebrate great figures in African American history ( visu )
3 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 317 libraries worldwide
Celebrate African American history with this historic collection of stories. Collection include: Duke Ellington; Ellington was not a street; Ella Fitzgerald: the tale of a vocal virtuosa; and John Henry read-along and discussion questions
PSI/Net by Billy Dee Williams( Book )
4 editions published between 1999 and 2013 in English and held by 315 libraries worldwide
"Former Air Force Major Trent Calloway just wants to forget about his past, especially the tragedy that changed his life when he was involved in a government remote-viewing project. With his marriage ruined in the aftermath of his psychic spying, he wanders the Southwest, occasionally guiding river-rafting tours. And then suddenly his painful past returns and threatens to damage him again."--BOOK JACKET. "It seems that he was being drugged during his remote-viewing sessions years ago. Now the drug is causing ever-increasing side effects in him and in the other government psychic spies he worked with - their psychic abilities are still expanding at frightening rates."--BOOK JACKET. "The unknown drug he and the other psychic spies unwittingly took has bound them together in a deadly psychic nexus: a "PSI net." Calloway must fight for his life - and his sanity - as he battles for the security of the United States and its people."--Jacket
North and South by John Jakes( visu )
2 editions published between 2004 and 2010 in English and held by 297 libraries worldwide
This saga follows two families - the Hazards, from the North, and the Mains, from the South - through their changing fortunes at home and the harsh realities of the battlefields. When the South surrenders at the end of the Civil War, the families are reunited once again in friendship. In the final installment, the two families continue through Post-Civil War Reconstruction into pioneer Indian territories
 
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Alternative Names
Billy Dee Williams acteur américain
Billy Dee Williams aktor amerykański
Billy Dee Williams Amerikaans filmacteur
Billy Dee Williams attore statunitense
Billy Dee Williams Filmschauspieler
Williams, William H.
Билли Ди Уильямс
Біллі Ді Вільямс
בילי דיי ויליאמס
בילי דיי ויליאמס שחקן אמריקאי
بيلي دي ويليامز
بیلی دی ویلیامز بازیگر و نویسنده آمریکایی
빌리 디 윌리엄스
ビリー・ディー・ウィリアムズ アメリカ合衆国の俳優
比利·迪·威廉斯
Languages
English (359)
French (2)
Spanish (2)
German (1)
Chinese (1)
Portuguese (1)
Italian (1)
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