Billy Magnussen

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Billy Magnussen is a famous actor based in the U.S. He was born on the 20th of April, 1985

Early life

Magnussen was conceived in Woodhaven, Queens, New York, the child of Daina, a high impact exercise educator, and Greg Magnussen, proficient meat head/kickboxer. Billy’s maternal grandparents were Lithuanian migrants. He happens to have more popularity of the three children in his family; Billy’s more youthful siblings are 5 and 9 years more youthful than him respectively. Woodhaven was his childhood place of residence until he attained age 10; thereafter he relocated in the company of his family to Cumming, Georgia. Billy moved on from South Forsyth High School in 2003. Magnussen moved on from the North Carolina School of the Arts.

Acting vocation


He first made his big Broadway stage appearance in 2007, through The Ritz, featuring Rosie Perez.

Come the year 2012, Billy was handed a role as Spike, nearby Sigourney Weaver and David Hyde Pierce, in Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike, a film by Christopher Durang debuting at the McCarter Theater in Princeton, NJ preceding its prerogative to Lincoln Center in New York City. It then moved to the John Golden Theater, where it was assigned for six Tony Awards. Magnussen was selected for a Tony Award for Best Featured Actor in a Play for his part at this very moment.

In 2014, he featured Off-Broadway with Anna Gunn in a acclaimed creation of "Sex With Strangers" coordinated by David Schwimmer at Second Stage Theater.


Magnussen showed up in the movies Happy Tears (in which Parker Posey and Demi Moore also staar) and Blood Night: The Legend of Mary Hatchet. Billy currently stars in the film Twelve, that got discharged July 30, 2010.

He played Neil Thomas, a WWII legend, in the 2011 film The Lost Valentine, in view of the book "The Last Valentine" by James Michael Pratt. "The Lost Valentine" CBS was publicized on in January 30, 2011. Come 2011, Billy additionally took part as Thor in Whit Stillman's Damsels in Distress. In 2012, he featured in the non mainstream highlight Surviving Family.

In 2014, Magnussen featured crosswise over Chris Pine in his breakout part as Rapunzel's Prince in Rob Marshall's Into the Woods (film).


He is well known for his part on the CBS cleanser musical show As the World Turns, where he assumed control over Casey Hughes part on January 29, 2008. He visitor featured in the CW's arrangement in the 2009’s The Beautiful Li.

Billy was a guest featured on Boardwalk Empire presently, Gillian Darmody's mate, and was the stand-in for Jimmy Darmody's body.

He likewise has visitor featured on Law & Order Criminal Intent, in "Icarus" (the tenth season scene) and on Law & Order, in the "Sweetie’s” 19th season scene,

He likewise has visitor featured on The Divide in 4 scenes.

Music profession

He was once the bass player and a contributing musician for The Dash, the NYC–based rock band, which additionally included Alex Pappas (drums). Justin Ettinger (vocals), Peter Bourquin (guitar), and Nick Fokas (guitar).

At present, Billy presently plays guitar in the NYC-based band Reserved for Rondee, made out of Warren Hemenway (drums), Trevor Vaughn (lead vocals), Nick Fokas (guitar), Tom Degnan (bass).


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