Graph movies
seen per year


Graph # of
movies reviewed

Favorite 100 Movies Browse Movies
Search Movies by:
Title: Year:
Power Search
Search Cast by:
First: Last:
Browse Cast Lists Recently Reviewed Movies

Billy Zane
Scroll down for movie list.
Mini biography

William George Zane Jr., better known as Billy Zane, was born on February 24, 1966, in Chicago, Illinois, USA to parents William George Zane Sr. and Thalia Zane. Both of his parents ran a medical technical school. Billy also as a sister named Lisa Zane, an actress born in 1961. Billy was bitten by the acting bug early on. In his early teens, he attended Harand Camp of the Theater Arts in Elkhart Lake, Wisconsin. In 1982, he attended the American School in Switzerland. His high school days were spent at Francis Parker High School in Chicago, IL. A couple of his classmates were Hannah, Darryl and Jennifer Beals. Soon after graduating high school, Billy decided to venture out to California to try his hand at acting. Within three weeks, he won his very first big screen role in Back to the Future (1985), playing the part of Match, one of Biff's thugs. He would later reprise that role for the sequel. Then after a small role in the film Critters (1986), he landed starring roles in several television movies. In 1989, Billy filmed 'Dead Calm (1989)_ (qv). It was on the set of this movie that he met his future wife, Collins, Lisa. They were married from 1988-1995. In 1996, Billy starred in Phantom, The (1996) and in 1997 as Cal Hockley in the billion dollar grossing Titanic (1997). Then in 1999, he starred in the television movie Cleopatra (1999) (TV) where he met his current fiance, actress Varela, Leonor. Billy Zane is an actor with staying power and will be seen in many movies in the future.

Billy Zane stared in:

Title Year Saw with/at: Own On? Rating
Back to the Future 1985 With Jessica Digital ***
Back to the Future II 1989 With Jessica Digital *
Memphis Belle 1990 With Jessica and Trish ** 1/2
Posse 1993 York Square with Adam? ** 1/2
Tombstone 1993 DVD ***
Only You 1994 Don't Remebert ** 1/2
The Phantom 1996 ***
Pocahontas II: Journey to a New World 1998 Hanna Digital *
Fishtales 2007 Suzy and Hanna Digital **
The Adventure Club 2017 Suzy and Hanna Digital ** 1/2