Billy Vera

Actor-musician Billy Vera made a splash in Hollywood both on and off-screen for more than two decades. Vera's early acting career mostly consisted of roles in various films, such as the Peter Weller comedic fantasy "The ... Read more »
Born: 05/28/1944

Filmography

Actor (25)

Hit Me Baby One More Time 2004 - 2005 (TV Show)

Actor

Little Richard: The E! True Hollywood Story 1999 - 2000 (TV Show)

Actor

Beverly Hills 90210 1990 - 1991, 1995 (Tv Show)

Actor

Boy Meets World 1987 - 1992, 1994 - 1995 (Tv Show)

Actor

Double Rush 1994 - 1995 (TV Show)

Actor

Star-athon '92: A Weekend With the Stars 1991 - 1992 (TV Show)

Actor

Super Dave 1987 - 1992 (Tv Show)

Actor

Into the Night Starring Rick Dees 1989 - 1991 (TV Show)

Actor

Late For Dinner 1991 (Movie)

Male Radio DJ (Actor)

Ragin' Cajun 1989 (Movie)

(Actor)

The American Music Awards 1987 - 1988 (TV Show)

Performer

A Soul Session: James Brown & Friends 1986 - 1987 (TV Show)

Actor

Blind Date 1987 (Movie)

Billy Vera and The Beaters Band Member (Actor)

The American Music Awards 1986 - 1987 (TV Show)

Performer

The Adventures of Buckaroo Banzai: Across the 8th Dimension 1984 (Movie)

Pinky Carruthers (Actor)

Baja Oklahoma (TV Show)

Actor

Dancing at the Harvest Moon (TV Show)

Actor

Desperate For Love (TV Show)

Actor

Finish Line (TV Show)

Actor

Keeper of the City (TV Show)

Actor

Tonight's the Night (TV Show)

Actor
Music (9)

Duets 2000 (Movie)

("At This Moment") (Song)

Disney's Greatest Hits on Ice 1994 - 1995 (TV Show)

Song Performer

Empty Nest 1987 - 1995 (Tv Show)

Song Performer

Flesh and Bone 1993 (Movie)

("Papa Come Quick (Jody & Chico)") (Song)

Iron Eagle II 1988 (Movie)

("Enemies Like You & Me") (Song Performer)

The Accused 1988 (Movie)

("At This Moment") (Song)

Blind Date 1987 (Movie)

songs("Anybody Seen Her?" "Oh, What a Nite" "Let You Get Away"") (Song)

Dead Solid Perfect (TV Show)

Song Performer

Ride With the Wind (TV Show)

Performer
Other (2)

Disney's Champions on Ice 1995 - 1996 (TV Show)

Other

Biography

Actor-musician Billy Vera made a splash in Hollywood both on and off-screen for more than two decades. Vera's early acting career mostly consisted of roles in various films, such as the Peter Weller comedic fantasy "The Adventures of Buckaroo Banzai: Across the 8th Dimension" (1984) and "Blind Date" (1987) with Kim Basinger. He had a part on the television special "A Soul Session: James Brown & Friends" (Cinemax, 1986-87). He also appeared in the TV movie "Tonight's the Night" (ABC, 1986-87). Vera also contributed music to the Louis Gossett Jr. action flick "Iron Eagle II" (1988). In the eighties and the nineties, Vera devoted his time to various credits, such as "The Accused" with Jodie Foster (1988), "Ragin' Cajun" with Samantha Eggar (1990) and "Late For Dinner" with Brian Wimmer (1991). Vera had a number of different projects under his belt in the nineties and the early 2000s, including "Ride With the Wind" (ABC, 1993-94), "Disney's Greatest Hits on Ice" (CBS, 1994-95) and "Duets" (2000). His credits also expanded to "Jack the Dog" (2002) starring Nestor Carbonell. Vera most recently appeared on the documentary "'Tis Autumn: The Search for Jackie Paris" (2007) with Peter Bogdanovich.

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