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Williams, Billy Dee 1937-

Works: 248 works in 886 publications in 7 languages and 28,929 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Science fiction films  Action and adventure films  Juvenile works  Children's films  Superhero films  Animated films  Animated television programs  Fantasy films  Children's television programs 
Roles: Actor, Author, Performer, vac, Narrator, Speaker, Singer, Other
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Billy Dee Williams
Star wars by George Lucas( Visual )

292 editions published between 1977 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 12,558 WorldCat member 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
Batman by Tim Burton( Visual )

25 editions published between 1989 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 2,935 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Batman faces the Joker for the first time
Brian's Song( Visual )

21 editions published between 1971 and 2000 in English and held by 1,321 WorldCat member 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 by Diana Ross( Visual )

28 editions published between 1972 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,178 WorldCat member 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( Visual )

5 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 928 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Phantom clone: Yoda and his Padawan students must prevent Darth Sidious from creating a new super weapon--an enhanced Sith clone named Jek-14
Undercover brother( Visual )

6 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in English and held by 689 WorldCat member 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
Martin's big words the life of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. --and more stories from the African-American tradition( Visual )

2 editions published between 2002 and 2005 in English and held by 533 WorldCat member 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
Giraffes can't dance by Giles Andreae( Recording )

13 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in English and held by 522 WorldCat member 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
Fanboys by Kyle Newman( Visual )

3 editions published in 2009 in English and Chinese and held by 515 WorldCat member 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
Mahogany( Visual )

12 editions published between 1975 and 2015 in English and held by 447 WorldCat member 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
The Bingo Long traveling all-stars & motor kings( Visual )

8 editions published between 1976 and 2001 in English and held by 385 WorldCat member 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
Shrinking Violet and more stories for young performers( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 335 WorldCat member 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 stories that sing by Weston Woods Studios( Visual )

3 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 327 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eight classic sing-along stories are brought vividly to life
PSI/Net by Billy Dee Williams( Book )

3 editions published between 1999 and 2013 in English and held by 323 WorldCat member 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
Duke Ellington-- and more stories to celebrate great figures in African American history( Visual )

3 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 314 WorldCat member 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
Ella Fitzgerald the tale of a vocal virtuosa by Andrea Davis Pinkney( Recording )

9 editions published between 2003 and 2012 in English and held by 259 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Told in the voice of a cool cat named Scat, this dramatic story tells how Ella got her sound on the way to a most remarkable and inspiring career
North & south by John Jakes( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When the privileged Margaret Hale's father uproots the family to take work in the northern England mill town of Milton, she is shocked by the dirt and gruffness of the people. But she reserves her highest contempt for the charismatic mill-owner John Thornton
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
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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

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


Undercover brotherGiraffes can't dancePSI/NetElla Fitzgerald the tale of a vocal virtuosa