It was Jack Nicholson that got to run amok as the Joker, however, with Williams unable to flex his villainous muscles as Dent's alter ego Two-Face.
Until now, that is - director Chris Mc Kay has cast him as the bad guy in the upcoming spin-off Other DC characters that'll show up include Robin (Michael Cera), Batgirl (Rosario Dawson) and Harley Quinn (Jenny Slate).
Ralph Fiennes is lending his voice to Bruce Wayne's trusty butler, Alfred Pennyworth.
Billy Dee Williams, the actor best known for playing Lando Calrissian, will land Saturday at Ocean City's Music Pier as part of this weekend's OC CON. I’m fine, I’m doing my painting, I’m traveling around doing conventions.
He has a twin sister, Loretta, and grew up in Harlem, where he was raised by his maternal grandmother while his parents worked at several jobs.
Williams graduated from The High School of Music & Art (later merged with the High School of Performing Arts to become the Fiorello H.
'I think he basically just wanted to see me, meet me, get to know me a little bit and probably figure out a way to use me in developing his character.'Williams delved into detail when asked about his earlier remarks about a separate actor appearing in the role.'I guess what it is that I identify so much with Lando,' he said.La Guardia High School of Music & Art) in Manhattan, where he was a classmate of Diahann Carroll, who would later play the wife of his character Brady Lloyd on the 1980s prime-time soap opera Dynasty.Williams first appeared on Broadway in 1945 in The Firebrand of Florence.It gave me an eclectic point of view, and that has served me well.I think people see that in me, and it’s part of the reason they come to see me.