William E. "Billy" Wirth was born in New York City on June 23, 1962. He is an American actor, film producer, and artist who is best known for his role in the 1987 film, The Lost Boys.
Billy was born to a father who was a lawyer and an artist mother of Huron Native American ancestry. He attended Brown University, where he was discovered by the noted photographer Bruce Weber, and began a modeling career in New York.
He moved to California in the 1980s to pursue an acting career, which began with a role in the 1985 feature, Seven Minutes in Heaven. His performance as Dwayne in The Lost Boys followed, and he landed a starring role in the 1988 film, War Party.
- Cats Dancing on Jupiter (2011)
- CSI (2004)
- Sex and the City (2000)
- Charmed (1998)
- War Party (1988)
- The Lost Boys (1987)
- Seven Minutes in Heaven (1985)
- In the television series American Gladiators competing during the series' first season in 1989 and advancing to the first-half semifinals before falling.
- Since 1999, he has also been writing, directing, and producing independent films. In addition to his work in the film industry, Wirth is also a musician and artist.