Bill Duke was born as William Henry Duke in the twenty-sixth of February in the year 1943. Born in New York, has always believed to have born to do something in the entertainment industry. He is a man of black ethnicity but is proud of it. He is a seventy-three-year-old actor and director who has worked hard in the days starting from his days of youth; that is why he is so successful today that he has been known in the industry by everyone who has acknowledged the importance and excellence of his works. He was born to Ethel Louise and William Henry Duke Sr. who has sent him to attend Franklin D. Roosevelt High School. He also went to Dutchess Community College and got his instructions in performing arts and in creative writing which he founds to have helped him a lot in the career he chose to pursue.
The career in the field where Bill was most interested had already begun when he appeared on the Broadway for the musical called Ain’t Supposed to Die a Natural Death and also seized the opportunity to work as a director for various episodes of the television series like Hill Street Blues and Miami Vice. These initial works that he did determined how far he would be going in the future. With the height of six feet and four inches, he has nailed the roles for the television and has always maintained his impression in the place where he goes.
Bill has a net worth of $2 million, and he deserves the worth that has been accumulated for he has invested all his energy and passion for the thing he loved doing most. He has worked in movies like American Gigolo, Commando, Predator, The Limey, Action Jackson, Exit Wounds, X-Men, National Security and Get Rich or Die Tryin’. In the movie American Gigolo, he has portrayed the role of a gay man; the role gave him a chance to explore a different part of him. The worth has also increased because he started working on his directing skills and have directed many theatrical films and dramas.
Bill is single these days and has no girlfriend, but before he reached the age of seventy-three, he had Whoopi Goldberg in his life. It is not clearly found whether they dated only or they remained as husband and wife. He being married and happy in the relationship was old news, now he enjoys the success that he has gained, alone. This actor and director have lots of free time maybe because he has no one to call as a wife and can be found to be very active on Twitter. He has more than three thousand tweets in his account and is followed by more than eleven thousand followers who must have learned a lot from his posts and learnings. He is an inspiration about whom people want to know everything about. To know more about him, he can be found in Wikipedia.