Where is Billy Unger now? His Age, Spouse, Child, Net Worth

Who is Billy Unger?

In the dynamic world of Hollywood, where talent and charisma are the keys to success, one name that continues to rise through the ranks is that of Billy Unger. According to critics, with a captivating presence on both the big and small screens, this young actor has proven his mettle in the world of entertainment, and left a lasting impression on audiences, emerging as a true rising star, captivating hearts and minds with his exceptional talent and versatility.

Join us on a journey as we explore the life, career, and remarkable roles of this promising actor on the brink of stardom.

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Early Life, Family, and Education

Born William Brent Unger under the zodiac sign of Libra on 15 October 1995, he recently celebrated his 28th birthday. Billy hails from Palm Beach County, Florida USA, holds American nationality, and comes from a family of German, Scottish, English and Cuban descent. Billy was raised by his parents, Karley and William, alongside his brother, Eric, also an actor, and their sister, Erin, about whom nothing is known as she prefers to keep her life private.

Billy displayed a deep passion for acting and a natural flair for performing from a young age, his family recognized his potential early on, and supported his dreams of becoming an actor. At just ten years old, he and his family relocated to Los Angeles, California to pursue his acting career.

When it comes to Billy’s educational background, he was an A+ student, and matriculated from high school aged 15. He didn’t go to college.

A Promising Start

Billy had already made his acting debut in 2007, playing Devin in an episode of the series “Scrubs”. He followed with his guest roles in critically acclaimed series such as “Cold Case” and “Desperate Housewives”.

Billy’s career took off rapidly, and he made his first big-screen appearance as Charles Gates in the 2007 film “National Treasure: Book of Secrets”, starring alongside Hollywood heavyweights including Nicolas Cage. This early role was a testament to his exceptional talent and potential as an actor.

However, it was his subsequent foray into television that solidified his place in the entertainment industry. In 2008, Billy was cast to play Young Joey in an episode of the series “Medium”, which earned him a nomination for the Young Artist Award – Best Performance in a TV Series – Guest Starring Young Actor.

Two years later, he guest starred as Conor Stephens in the episode, “Manic at the Disco” of the series “Mental”, which earned him the Young Artist Award for Best Performance in a TV Series – Guest Starring Young Actor 13 and Under.

Billy was next seen as Pete Murphy in an episode of the series “Ghost Whisperer”, which brought him another Young Artist Award nomination, this time for Best Performance in a TV Series – Guest Starring Young Actor 14-17.

Notable Roles

When it comes to Billy’s movie roles, worth mentioning is his role in the 2010 movie “You Again”. In this comedy film, Billy played the role of Ben, sharing the screen with renowned actors including Kristen Bell and Jamie Lee Curtis. His performance showcased his ability to hold his own alongside seasoned actor, and he received the Young Artist Award for Best Performance in a Feature Film – Supporting Young Actor.

His first lead movie role was in the 2013 family drama “The Lost Medallion: The Adventures of Billy Stone”, which was nominated for the Winnipeg Real to Reel Film Festival Grand Jury Prize – Best Feature Film.

The Disney XD series, “Lab Rats”, was a major turning point for Billy Unger; he portrayed Chase Davenport, a bionic teenager with incredible abilities, which showcased his acting range and made him a beloved figure among young viewers. From 2012 through 2016, Billy was seen in 98 episodes of this action comedy-drama, also starring Kelli Berglund and Spencer Boldman.

The 2016 spin-off series, “Lab Rats: Elite Force”, continued the adventures of Chase Davenport, further solidifying Billy’s status as a talented and sought-after young actor.

Where is Billy Unger now?

Before the filming of the spin-off from “Lab Rats” started, Billy officially changed his name to ‘William Brent’. Many started wondering about his decision when they saw this in the opening credits of “Lab Rats: Elite Force”. Presumably, Billy or William, wanted a new start.

Aside from his acting career, Billy Unger is a multi-talented individual. He’s shown an interest in music and even released a few covers, singing and playing guitar. Some reports said that he focused on his music career. However, it seems that he withdrew from public life. He’s had no projects since 2016,  and stopped posting on his social media accounts.

Who is Billy’s Wife? Children

Although he hasn’t shared how and when he met his future wife, Angela Moreno, reportedly the couple began dating in 2009. Angela is a model from Los Angeles and was born in 1991, which makes her today aged 31 or 32.

Billy and Angela married in 2015, after their first son Devin was born in 2012, while the younger, River, was born in 2018. Billy used to post photos featuring his family, but as mentioned, since 2016, there has been no update.

Many of his fans have commented that perhaps Billy decided to quit acting and devote his time to his wife and sons.

How Rich is Billy Unger? His Net Worth

As per critics, Billy Unger’s journey from a young aspiring actor to a well-known and respected talent in the industry is a testament to his dedication and passion. His notable roles in “Lab Rats” and other projects have endeared him to fans of all ages. As his career is seemingly paused, the entertainment world eagerly anticipates the next chapters in the story of this remarkable actor.

So far, thanks to his acting career, Billy’s made a good living for himself. According to sources, as of November 2023, his net worth has been estimated at $400,000.

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