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Billy Joe Shaver (1939–2020)

Billy Joe Shaver was born on August 16, 1939 in Corsicana, Texas, USA. He was an actor and writer, known for Hell or High Water (2016), Crazy Heart (2009) and Jimmy Neutron: Boy Genius (2001). He was married to Wanda Lynn Canady, Jean and Brenda Tindell. He died on October 28, 2020 in Waco, Texas. See full bio »


(age 81) in Waco, Texas, USA

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Known For

Hell or High Water Soundtrack
Crazy Heart Soundtrack
The Wendell Baker Story Reverend Shackelton


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 2016 Still the King (TV Series)
- Only the Lonely (2016) ... Barfly
 2013 Daisy's
 2013 A Night in Old Mexico
Old Man At The Gas Station
 2011 Squidbillies (TV Series)
Customs Agent / TV Announcer
- Trucked Up! (2011) ... Customs Agent / TV Announcer (voice)
 2008 Bait Shop (Video)
 2005 The Wendell Baker Story
Reverend Shackelton
 2003 Secondhand Lions
Biplane Truck Driver
 1997 The Apostle
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I'm a songwriter first and then whatever else I do second... I enjoy the heck out of entertaining and I enjoy all the aspects of what comes with it, but the song is like the cheapest psychiatrist there is. And I pretty much need one all the time.


Married his wife Brenda three times. See more »

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