Who is Billy Morrissette? Get to know the American actor

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Who is Billy Morrissette?

Billy Morrissette
Billy Morrissette. Image source | MUBI

Billy Morrissette was born in 1962 in the United States of America.

He is an actor and writer, known for Scotland, Pa. (2001), Pump Up the Volume (1990), and Vegas Vacation (1997).

He was previously married to Maura Tierney.

Billy gained fame through his career in the entertainment industry.

He is a talented writer, director, and actor. All these played a huge role in making him a majority’s favorite.

His first big-screen performance was in the 1989 film, Catch Me if you Can. In 2001, he got credit for being the Scotland, PA movie writer.

He once contemplated opening a New York jazz club.

He didn’t bring the idea to completion after realizing that he could not afford it.

Here is an outline of Billy Morrissette movies as an actor, director, and writer.

Billy Morrissette movies appeared in

If you are looking for movies Billy Morrissette has appeared to enjoy, we serve you that here as in the list below are movies he has starred in over the years.

1988 – Dance ‘Till Dawn as Salesboy

1988 – TV 101 as Jay Peterson

1988 to 1989 – Family Ties as Paul Corman

1989 – Freddy’s Nightmares as Matt Tailor

1989 – Heartland as Lyle Gorch

1989 – One of the Boys as Steve Lukowski

1989 – She’s Back as Alley Punk

1989 – Penn and Teller Get Killed as 2nd Frat Boy

1989 – Catch me if You Can as Monkey

1990 – So Proudly We Hail as Hally Kenner

1990 – Ghoulies Go to College as Wes

1990 – Pump Up the Volume as Mazz Mazzilli

1991 – Blossom as Jeff

1992 – Bonnie and Clyde: The True Story as W.D Jones

1992 – Severed Ties as Harrison Harrison

1993 – Danger Theater as Det Tom McCormick

1994 – Diagnosis Murder as Greg

1995 – The Client as Neal

1996 – Living Single as Albert Dipple

1997 – Party of Five as Henry

1996 to 1997 – Mad About You as Sanford Klarik

1997 – Vegas Vacation as Paramedic

1997 – The Wrestling Game as Edgar Plum

2000 – Mexico City as Drunk Office Guy

2001 – Scotland PA as Man Walking Dog

2012 to 2013 – Girls as George

2013 – He’s Way More Famous Than You as Billy Morrissette

2016 – My Dead Boyfriend as Dentist’s Son

He directed the Scotland, PA he wrote in 2001.

He also wrote My Dead Boyfriend.

Billy Morrissette relationship

Billy Morrissette
Maura Tierney, Billy Morrissette’s wife Source | Wikipedia

Billy Morrissette found love in Maura Tierney, however, after being together for some time they got divorced.

Maura Tierney, born February 3, 1965, is an American film, stage, and television actress.

She is best known for her roles as Lisa Miller on the sitcom NewsRadio (1995–1999), Abby Lockhart on the medical drama ER (1999–2009), and Helen Solloway on the mystery drama The Affair (2014–2019), the last of which won her a Golden Globe Award for Best Supporting Actress – Series, Miniseries or Television Film.

Tierney married actor/director Billy Morrissette on February 1, 1993, two days before her 28th birthday after the two met on the set of an unaired television series.

She filed for divorce in 2006 due to irreconcilable differences.

They did not have any children.

What happened to Billy Morrissette after the divorce from Maura Tierney?

Billy Morrissette
Maura Tierney & Billy Morrissette Image source | Married celeb

He is enjoying his single life away from the limelight.

After the divorce and moving back to New York City, the actor purchased a $1.5 million loft in a bid to replicate his Picasso’s Guernica in SoHo.

He also bought a seven-bedroom house which he later sold for $5.23 million in 2017.

What is Billy Morrissette doing now?

At the moment, he has chosen to lead a private life away from the limelight.

He constantly refers to himself as a former actor and former director, which indicates that he is no longer serving in those capacities in the entertainment industry.

What is Billy Morrissette net worth?

According to online sources, Billy Morrissette has an estimated net worth of around $9 million.

He accumulated this sum of money from his career as a writer, director, and actor.

However, he has not publicly stated how much he makes every year.


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