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Billy T. James (1948–1991)

Billy T. James was born on January 17, 1948 in Waikato, New Zealand as William James Te Wehi Taitoko. He was an actor, known for Came a Hot Friday (1985), Footrot Flats: The Dog's Tale (1987) and The Billy T James Show (1992). He died on August 7, 1991 in New Zealand. See full bio »


(age 43) in New Zealand

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 1992 The Billy T James Show (TV Series)
 1987 Kiwi Magic (Short)
 1987 Footrot Flats: The Dog's Tale
Pawai (voice)
 1985 Came a Hot Friday
The Tainuia Kid
 1983 An Age Apart (TV Series)
Uncle Zac
- On Your Bike (1983) ... Uncle Zac
 1981 Under the Mountain (TV Series)
Traffic Officer
- Red Force, Blue Force (1981) ... Traffic Officer
 1980 Radio Times (TV Series)
Dexter Fitzgibbon
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 1990 Songs from the Heart (TV Movie)
 1984 The Billy T. James Show (TV Series)
Himself / Various Characters
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 2011 Billy T: Te Movie (Documentary)
Himself / Various characters
 2000 Happy Birthday 2 You (TV Special)

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Changed his name to Billy T. James because it was a name 'the Aussies could pronounce'. See more »


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