Billy Dee Williams is an actor that has been performing for well over fifty years. He performed his best work as an actor all throughout the 70s and 80s. Currently, Williams has remained relevant to modern audiences through his comic book and video game appearances. Some of the characters that he has played in the past helped Billy Dee to become a legend in the world of comics.
Lando Calrissian is the smooth talking politician and freedom fighter from the Star Wars franchise and this character has earned Billy Dee a spot among comic book heroes. As a matter of fact he usually makes many appearances at comic book festivals such as Comic Con and Wizard World. He has also lent his acting talents to some Star Wars based video game titles.
When Billy Dee attends these events he mingles with the crowds, talks to fans and signs autographs. He also discusses various aspects of his character and the Star Wars series in general. He is also known to take photos with fans and even dress up like his alter ego Lando.
Williams is over 70 years old and he is still going strong. His work as an actor and comic book character has helped his career to stay afloat over the past decade. He continues to attend as many comic book conventions as he can and he is also scheduled to appear in Star Wars Episode VII which is scheduled for release in 2015.