William John "Billy" Miller
Born and raised in Grand Prairie, TX, Miller attended the University of Texas in Austin where he received a communications degree and was one of only twenty students in the film departmentís intensive Production Sequence. After college, Miller worked as a trainee at Industry Entertainment and took classes within Austinís State Theatre.
It was at Industry when Miller was talked into acting professionally and decided to enroll in more intense acting classes. Bartending helped him pay for those classes and even leveraged a second career for him as well. Miller has his own company called 4M, building and operating bars.
Miller joined the cast of All My Children
in September, 2007 and has appeared in CSI: NY
and many national commercials.
Miller supports 46 charities that donate to Sunflower Children, a humanitarian aid organization providing survival and developmental care to orphaned, disabled, abandoned, refugee and impoverished children.
The Young and the Restless
September 22, 2008
All My Children
August 30, 2007
to September 18, 2008
Winner, Outstanding Supporting Actor (2010; for The Young and the Restless
Nomination, Outstanding Supporting Actor (2010, 2011, 2013; for The Young and the Restless
Pre-Nomination, Outstanding Lead Actor (2014
; for The Young and the Restless
Pre-Nomination, Outstanding Supporting Actor (2010, 2011, 2012, 2013; for The Young and the Restless
Pre-Nomination, Outstanding Supporting Actor (2008; for All My Children
DATE OF BIRTH: September 17, 1979
RAISED: Grand Prairie, Texas
: Two new hunks headed to Pine Valley. [Aug 13, 2007]
: AMC's loss is Y&R's gain. Miller hired as Billy Abbott. [Aug 11, 2008]
: Miller earns first Daytime Emmy nomination. [May 12, 2010]
: Is Billy J. Miller leaving Y&R? [Apr 13, 2011]
: Y&R, Miller reach deal on a new contract. [Jun 17, 2011]
: Miller headed to primetime series Ringer
. [Apr 13, 2011]
: Report: Miller out, Y&R will recast Billy. [Mar 22, 2012]
: Y&R inks Miller to new contract. [Jan 3, 2013]
: Miller scores fourth Emmy nomination. [May 1, 2013]
: Miller, Y&R break off contract talks. [Nov 7, 2013]
: Shocker: Billy Miller out, David Tom returning as Y&R's Billy. [Nov 18, 2013]