Billy Magnussen is a well known American actor and comedian of stage, television, and film who was most recognized for his roles in “Into the Woods,” “Birth of the Dragon,” “Night Game,” “Aladdin” and “No Time to Die.” Since the year 2007, he has been working actively in the field of acting.

Quick Info 
Full nameWilliam Gregory Magnussen
Date of BirthApril 20, 1985
Birth PlaceWoodhaven, Queens, New York City, U.S.
Parent(s)Daina and Greg Magnussen
OccupationActor, Comedian
Partner(s)Meghann Fahy (2017- present)
Net worthUS $3.8 million

Parents and Early Life

Billy Magnussen was born on 20 April in 1985 in Woodhaven, Queens, New York City, U.S. as a son of mother Daina Magnussen and father, Greg Magnussen. His mother used to be an aerobics instructor, where his father used to be a professional bodybuilder and kickboxer. His real name is William Gregory Magnussen but known by his name Billy Magnussen. He is the elder one among his two younger brothers. 


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Nationality and Physical Stats

Billy Magnussen holds an American nationality and belongs to Lithuanian ethnicity. He is currently 35 years old, with a height of 5 feet 11 inches and 73 kg. He had got blonde hair with blue eyes. As he was born on 20 April, his zodiac sign is Taurus. 




Billy Magnussen spent his childhood until he turned into age 10 in Queens around Woodhaven Boulevard, then he and his family went to Cumming, Georgia. He had joined South Forsyth High School, where he was graduated in 2003. After that, he joined the University of North Carolina School of the Arts and completed his graduation.


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Movies and TV shows

Firstly, Billy Magnussen made his film debut in the movie “The Elephant Garden” as Michael in 2008. He was seen in Ray’s role in the film “Happy Tears,” which is an American independent comedy-drama movie of the year 2009. In the same year, he was seen in a movie like “Lalo” as a Bike messenger and cast as Eric in the film “Blood Night: The Legend of Maru Hatchet.” In 2010, he was seen playing the role of Claude Kenton in the movie “Twelve,” which an American-French action drama teen movie by Joel Schumacher.

In 2011, he was cast into a crime horror movie “Choose” as Paul, and also in the same year, he was seen as Thor in a comedy film “Bamsels in Distress.” He was also seen playing the role of Alex D’Amico in the drama “Surviving Family, “ which was about the effects of mental illness and alcoholism on the fictional Malone, which was released in 2012. Further, she was seen as Arnie in a fantasy movie “The Brass Teapot,” and in the same years, he had played a role in the movie “2nd Serve”.

Later, Billy Magnussen played a role in the movies like “The East” as Porty McCabe and in “Walking Stories as Chip, which is a short movie of 2013. Further, he appeared in the movie “A Mighty Nice Man” as Robbie in 2014, where in the same year, he was seen playing the role of Detective Boyer in a crime drama movie “Revenge of the Green Dragon.” Later, he played as Rapunzel’s Prince in an American musical fantasy movie “Into the Woods” in 2014.



Billy Magnussen was seen playing the role of Casey Hughes in an American television soap opera “As the World Turns.” After that, he was cast into a police procedural and legal drama television “Law & Order” in 2008, wherein the year 2009, he was cast into a comedy-drama television series “The Unusuals” and also in “The Beautiful Life.” In the year of 2010, he showed himself in as action television series “NCIS: Los Angeles” as Cpl Allen Reed. Further, he was cast into series like “The Lost Valentine” as Neil Thomas, “In Plain Sight” as Jonathan Collins, and “Law & Order: Criminal intent” as Marc Landry.

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Musical Career

Billy Magnussen also used to be a bass player where he was seen contributing songwriter for the New York City-based rock band, which was named “The Dash.” He was also seen playing the guitar for the band “Reserved for Rondee.”

Personal Life: Wife

To talk about his relationship, he was in a relationship with Meghann Fahy since 2017, but they had not got married.


What is Billy Magnussen’s Net Worth?

The estimated net worth of Billy Magnussen is US$ 3.8 million. There is no exact information about his salary. 


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