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Williams, Billy Dee 1937-

Overview
Works: 322 works in 787 publications in 4 languages and 26,645 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Juvenile works  Film adaptations  Fiction  Biography  Radio plays  History  Star Wars fiction  Audio adaptations  Science fiction plays 
Roles: Actor, Author, Performer, Narrator, Speaker, Singer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Billy Dee Williams
Star Wars ( Visual )
32 editions published between 1983 and 2013 in English and held by 2,488 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Luke Skywalker rescues his friends, Han Solo and Princess Lela, from Jabba the Hutt, and wages his own battle against Darth Vader
Star Wars by Irvin Kershner ( Visual )
30 editions published between 1980 and 2013 in English and held by 1,712 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The battle to save the galaxy from the evil Empire rages on. Luke Skywalker, Han Solo, Princess Leia and Chewbacca face attack by the Imperial forces and its AT-AT walkers on the ice planet Hoth. While Han and Leia escape in the Millenium Falcon, Luke tries to find a Jedi Master called Yoda. Includes never-before-released audio commentary from archival interviews with cast and crew
Star Wars trilogy by George Lucas ( Visual )
35 editions published between 1986 and 2013 in English and German and held by 1,604 WorldCat member 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
Batman by Tim Burton ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1989 and 2000 in English and Spanish and held by 1,582 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Batman faces the Joker for the first time
The Empire strikes back by George Lucas ( Visual )
25 editions published between 1980 and 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,369 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The rebels suffer a devastating attack by an Imperial army using AT-AT Walkers. Han Solo, Princess Leia and Chewbacca survive, and fight a running space battle against Imperial ships while Luke Skywalker seeks out Yoda, the ancient Jedi Master, to be trained as a true Jedi Knight. Meanwhile Darth Vader is scheming to lure Luke to the Dark Side of the Force, or kill him in their final showdown in this 5th episode
Brian's song ( Visual )
20 editions published between 1971 and 2000 in English and held by 1,355 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
Star wars by George Lucas ( Visual )
9 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in English and held by 1,261 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Empire strikes back: 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 Millennium 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
Lady sings the blues by Diana Ross ( Visual )
22 editions published between 1972 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 1,113 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
Return of the Jedi by George Lucas ( Visual )
28 editions published between 1982 and 2004 in English and held by 1,107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
As the Rebel leaders map their strategy for an all-out attack on the Emperor's newer, bigger and dreaded, Death Star, Han Solo remains frozen and imprisoned in the cavernous desert fortress of Jabba the Hutt, the most loathsome outlaw in the universe, who is also keeping Princess Leia as a slave girl. Now a master of The Force, Luke Skywalker rescues his friends, but he cannot become a true Jedi Knight until he wages his own crucial battle against Darth Vader who has sworn to win Luke over to the Dark Side of The Force
Batman by Tim Burton ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1990 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 1,024 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Batman begins his protection of Gotham City. He battles against a corrupt police force, mob gangsters and the worst villain of all, The Joker
Star wars ( Visual )
4 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 801 WorldCat member 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 Millennium 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
LEGO Star wars ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 784 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 )
7 editions published between 2002 and 2005 in English and held by 685 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
Fanboys by Kyle Newman ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2009 in English 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
Martin's big words the life of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. --and more stories from the African-American tradition ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 499 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 )
9 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in English and held by 424 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
The empire strikes back the radio drama by Brian Daley ( Recording )
8 editions published between 1993 and 2007 in English and held by 381 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
From the makers of Star Wars: The Radio Drama comes another breathtaking fable for the mind's eye. This extended version of The Empire Strikes Back sweeps you once more into a dazzling realm of imagination that is beyond the reach of cinema for an adventure you'll never forget
Mahogany ( Visual )
11 editions published between 1975 and 2007 in English and held by 375 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
Star wars by George Lucas ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 375 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Princess Leia (Carrie Fisher) is held hostage by the evil Imperial forces in their effort to quell the rebellion against the Galactic Empire. Luke Skywalker (Mark Hamill) and Captain Han Solo (Harrison Ford) team together with the lovable droid duo, R2-D2 and C-3PO, to rescue the beautiful princess and restore justice in the galaxy
The Bingo Long traveling all-stars & motor kings ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1976 and 2001 in English and held by 365 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
 
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Alternative Names
Williams, William H.
Languages
English (283)
Spanish (3)
German (2)
French (1)
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