Billy R. Smith is an American martial artist, actor, and stuntman/stunt coordinator who is known for his work on “Lincoln” (2012), “Fight to the Finish ” (2016) and TNT’s “The Last Ship” (2015). Billy was born and raised in Kansas City, Missouri to parents Ray Roberson, a Law Enforcement officer and Ada M. Smith, a home maker and Elderly Care Specialist.
In the Fall of 1991, Hollywood called and Billy moved to Los Angeles to further pursue a career inentertainment as a recording artist and dancer. Over the years his talents extended to becoming a fight choreographer, stunt coordinator, and producer.
Billy currently has several projects in various stages of development and continues to teach Martial Arts to Law Enforcement, Military, and Hollywood Celebrities.
You can catch Billy this year in such films as; “The Martial Arts Kid”, “The Chemist”, “Pandemic”, stunt doubling Deon Cole on “Angie Tribeca”, and on the up coming TV series “Sangre Negra/Bad Blood”, as the no-nonsense “Isaiah Rollings”.