• Billy Magnussen


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    Billy Magnussen was born on April 20, 1985. He is an actor, known for Into the Woods (2014), Game Night (2018) and The Big Short (2015). See full bio »

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    Known For

    Into the Woods Rapunzel's Prince
    (2014)
    Game Night Ryan
    (2018)
    The Big Short Mortgage Broker
    (2015)
    Bridge of Spies Doug Forrester
    (2015)

    Filmography

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     2020 Harry Haft (post-production)
    Schneider
     2019/I Aladdin
    Prince Anders
     2019 w4m (Short)
    Fern
     2019 Velvet Buzzsaw
    Bryson
     2018-2019 Tell Me a Story (TV Series)
    Nick Sullivan
    - Chapter 10: Forgiveness (2019) ... Nick Sullivan
    - Chapter 9: Deception (2018) ... Nick Sullivan
    - Chapter 8: Truth (2018) ... Nick Sullivan
    - Chapter 7: Betrayal (2018) ... Nick Sullivan
    - Chapter 6: Guilt (2018) ... Nick Sullivan
     2018 The Oath
    Mason
     2018 Maniac (TV Mini-Series)
    Jed Milgrim
    - The Lake of the Clouds (2018) ... Jed Milgrim
    - Utangatta (2018) ... Jed Milgrim
    - Exactly Like You (2018) ... Jed Milgrim
    - Furs by Sebastian (2018) ... Jed Milgrim
    - Having a Day (2018) ... Jed Milgrim
     2018 The Bold Type (TV Series)
    Billy Jeffries
    - Trippin' (2018) ... Billy Jeffries (uncredited)
     2018/I Game Night
    Ryan
     2017 Black Mirror (TV Series)
    Valdack
    - USS Callister (2017) ... Valdack
     2017 Get Shorty (TV Series)
    Nathan Hill
    - Blue Pages (2017) ... Nathan Hill
    - Shot on Location (2017) ... Nathan Hill
    - Grace Under Pressure (2017) ... Nathan Hill
    - A Man of Letters (2017) ... Nathan Hill
    - Sins of a Chambermaid (2017) ... Nathan Hill
     2017 Friends from College (TV Series)
    Sean
    - All-Nighter (2017) ... Sean
     2017 Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt (TV Series)
    Russ Snyder
    - Kimmy and the Trolley Problem! (2017) ... Russ Snyder
    - Kimmy Googles the Internet! (2017) ... Russ Snyder
     2017 Ingrid Goes West
    Nicky Sloane
     2016 Jay & Pluto (TV Series)
    Pluto
     2016 Birth of the Dragon
    Steve McKee
     2016 American Crime Story (TV Series)
    Kato Kaelin
    - The Dream Team (2016) ... Kato Kaelin
    - The Run of His Life (2016) ... Kato Kaelin
    - From the Ashes of Tragedy (2016) ... Kato Kaelin
     2015 The Big Short
    Mortgage Broker
     2015 Bridge of Spies
    Doug Forrester
     2015 The Meddler
    Ben
     2015 The Sonnet Project (TV Series)
    - Sonnet #108 (2015)
     2015 The Good Wife (TV Series)
    Chris Fife
    - Open Source (2015) ... Chris Fife
     2015 I Smile Back
    Zach (uncredited)
     2014 A Mighty Nice Man (Short)
    Robbie
     2014 The Money (TV Movie)
    Greg Castman
     2014 Into the Woods
    Rapunzel's Prince
     2014 Revenge of the Green Dragons
    Detective Boyer
     2014 The Divide (TV Series)
    Eric Zale
    - To Whom Evil Is Done (2014) ... Eric Zale
    - I Can't Go Back (2014) ... Eric Zale
    - And the Little Ones Get Caught (2014) ... Eric Zale
    - I'm for Justice (2014) ... Eric Zale
     2014 The Leftovers (TV Series)
    Marcus
    - Guest (2014) ... Marcus
     2014 It Could Be Worse (TV Series)
    Competition
    - Uncharted Territory (2014) ... Competition
     2013 Walking Stories (Short)
    Chip
     2013 Your Pretty Face Is Going to Hell (TV Series)
    Spencer
    - Schmickler83! (2013) ... Spencer
     2013 The East
    Porty McCabe
     2012 Boardwalk Empire (TV Series)
    Roger McAllister
    - Sunday Best (2012) ... Roger McAllister
    - Ging Gang Goolie (2012) ... Roger McAllister
     2012 2nd Serve
    Lingo
     2012 CSI: Crime Scene Investigation (TV Series)
    Det. Michael Crenshaw
    - Karma to Burn (2012) ... Det. Michael Crenshaw
    - Homecoming (2012) ... Det. Michael Crenshaw
     2012 The Brass Teapot
    Arnie
     2012 Surviving Family
    Alex D'Amico
     2012 Blue Bloods (TV Series)
    Rand Hilbert
    - Collateral Damage (2012) ... Rand Hilbert
     2011 Damsels in Distress
    Thor
     2011 Law & Order: Criminal Intent (TV Series)
    Marc Landry
    - Icarus (2011) ... Marc Landry
     2011 In Plain Sight (TV Series)
    Jonathan Collins / Yonni Peterschwim
    - Something A-mish (2011) ... Jonathan Collins / Yonni Peterschwim
     2011 The Lost Valentine (TV Movie)
    Neil Thomas
     2011/II Choose
    Paul
     2010 NCIS: Los Angeles (TV Series)
    Cpl Allen Reed
    - Borderline (2010) ... Cpl Allen Reed
     2006-2010 As the World Turns (TV Series)
    Casey Hughes
    - Episode #1.13858 (2010) ... Casey Hughes (uncredited)
    - Episode #1.13851 (2010) ... Casey Hughes
    - Episode #1.13850 (2010) ... Casey Hughes
    - Episode #1.13847 (2010) ... Casey Hughes
    - Episode #1.13846 (2010) ... Casey Hughes
     2010 Twelve
    Claude
     2009 The Beautiful Life: TBL (TV Series)
    Alex Marinelli
    - The Beautiful Lie (2009) ... Alex Marinelli
    - The Beautiful Aftermath (2009) ... Alex Marinelli
    - Pilot (2009) ... Alex Marinelli
     2009 The Unusuals (TV Series)
    Bo Keebler
    - The Dentist (2009) ... Bo Keebler
     2009 Eyeborgs
    DHS Agent #1 (as William 'Billy' Magnussen)
     2009 Lalo (Short)
    Bike Messenger
     2009 Happy Tears
    Ray
     2008 Law & Order (TV Series)
    Cody Larson
    - Sweetie (2008) ... Cody Larson
     2008 The Elephant Garden (Short)
    Michael
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    Personal Details

    Alternate Names:

    William 'Billy' Magnussen

    Height:

    5' 10?" (1.79 m)
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    Personal Quote:

    I was always into sports and a lot of physical activities. My dad was a kickboxer and a body builder. My mom was an aerobics teacher. See more »

    Trivia:

    Graduated from the North Carolina School of the Arts. See more »

    Star Sign:

    Taurus

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