Worked With:

Richard Lewis


Joy Behar


Paul Provenza


Denis Leary

Bill Hicks


Home > Actors > H > Hicks, Bill


Birth Name: Bill Hicks
Born: 12/16/1961
Birth Place: Valdosta, Georgia, USA
Death Place: Little Rock, Arkansas, USA
Died: 02/26/1994

He was born William Melvin Hicks on Dec. 16, 1961 in Valdosta, GA, the youngest of three children of Jim and Mary Hicks. The family moved around frequently in Bill's early years, but settled in suburban Houston, TX when he was seven. Bill developed an inquisitive mind and an independent streak, casting off his parents' Baptist faith at a young age, and instead idolizing bad-boy rock stars like Jimi Hendrix and comedians such as Woody Allen and Richard Pryor. He wangled his way onstage at local comedy clubs in his early teens, becoming a gimmick act, an implausibly poised wunderkind in the rough-and-tumble nightclub world, delivering fairly tame slice-of-life humor. Through their high ... Continue Bio >>


Music:
Listen to Bill Hicks
and similar artists - Play Now
All Albums >>

Latest Tracks:
Sneaking Out
On: American
$0.99 Buy Song
Adventure In L.A.
On: American
$0.99 Buy Song
Ranch Tripping
On: American
$0.99 Buy Song
Give The Fiddler A Dram
On: Classic Old-Time Fiddle From Smithsonian Folk…
$0.99 Buy Song
Deer Hunter's Blues
On: The Perfect Gig
$0.99 Buy Song
Polar Bears On The Moon
On: The Perfect Gig
$0.99 Buy Song

More Tracks >>


Photos:

Hicks,_Bill
Hicks,_Bill
Hicks,_Bill
Hicks,_Bill
Hicks,_Bill


Videos:


Popular Movies and Television:
2011-04-08 American: The Bill Hicks Story
The Cheyenne Social Club
2003 100 Greatest Stand-Ups of All Time
2003 Comedy Central's 100 Greatest Standups of All Time
1993 But... Seriously
1991 A-List
1990 Comics Only
1990 London Underground
More Credits >>