Byrd Wilkins

Last updated 09 January 2020

Byrd Wilkins (1965-2015)
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William Byrd Wilkins

Born: 1965
Died: Saturday 31st October 2015 (age: 50)


William Byrd Wilkins is from Louisburg, North Carolina, and graduated from The New School in New York in 2002. He is a teaching artist at AIR.

The actor only occasionally takes on roles, such as a bouncer in Overnight Delivery in 1998 and as a crack dealer in Running Scared in 2006. More recently he appeared in The U as Chief Moses Newsome, and in 360 as a social worker.

He played The Preacher in the 2012 Doctor Who story A Town Called Mercy