Thursday, March 5, 2009
American television and movie actor Billy Burke was born on November 25, 1966 in Bellingham, Washington, USA. As a child, he learned to play the guitar and started to write his own songs when he was nine years old. He joined a band when he was fifteen years old. He has been in two other bands since then.While he was part of a band in Los Angeles, Billy read for films and television parts. That got him started as an actor. Billy's television debut was playing Ari in the episode "Second Skin" of the sci-fi series Star Trek: Deep Space Nine. His film debut was on Daredreamer.From then on, Billy has appeared in several movies and television shows alongside veteran actors and has worked on films helmed by award-winning directors.Billy has not abandoned his love for music and has continued to write songs, sing, and play the guitar and piano during his spare time.