Birth Name: William George Zane
Place of Birth: Chicago, Illinois, U.S.
Date of Birth: February 24, 1966
Billy Zane is an American actor and producer. He is known for his role as Caledon Hockley in the film Titanic (1997). His sister is actress Lisa Zane.
He is the son of Thalia (Colovos) and William G. Zane. His father was born under the surname Zanetakos, which was later changed to Zane. Both of his parents are of Greek descent.
He has two children with his fiancée, model Candice Neil.
Billy’s paternal grandparents were George Zanetakos and Vasiliki “Bessie” Manikas. George and Vasiliki were Greek.
Billy’s maternal grandparents were George Peter Colovos and Marica George Kanellokos (the daughter of George Kanellokos and Mata Doxas). Billy’s grandparents George and Marica were Greek, with Marica being from Sparta.
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