Tom Villard Biography (1953-)

Full name, Thomas Louis Villard; born November 19, 1953, in Waipahu Ewa, HI;son of Ronald Louis (a photochemical engineer) and Diane Ruth (a teacher of the emotionally handicapped; maiden name, MacNaughton) Villard. Addresses: AGENT--Harris and Goldberg Talent Agency, 2121 Avenue of the Stars, Suite950, Los Angeles, CA 90067.

Full name, Thomas Louis Villard; born November 19, 1953, in Waipahu Ewa, HI;died of AIDS-related pneumonia, November 14, 1994, in Los Angeles, CA. Actor.Tom Villard is best remembered by television audiences for his starring roleas Jay Bostwick in the 1983-84 NBC series We Got It Made, which went into syndication in 1987. Villard played a bachelor who, with his roommate, hired anattractive maid and fended off the suspicions of their girlfriends. He alsoappeared in guest roles on Hunter, Golden Girls, Taxi, Frasier, Sisters, andStar Trek: Deep Space 9. He made his stage debut in a Los Angeles productionof Shakespeare's The Winter's Tale, and first appeared on film in Parasite (1981). He later appeared in Heartbreak Ridge (1986), My Girl (1991), and The Trouble with Dick, which was awarded a grand prize at the Sundance Film Festival. Villard went public with his illness in 1994, several months before he died, and continued to work in movies and television.

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November 19, 1953
Waipahu Ewa, Hawaii, United States

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