Unsung Hollywood with Billy Dee Williams!

Known as “The Black Clark Gable,” actor Billy Dee Williams has been a staple in the Black community for years.

His deep baritone caught our ears with Colt 45 commercials and his handsome “ladies man” aura, captured eyes with trailblazing roles in film and television.

With a lifetime in the entertainment industry and pioneering roles as the romantic lead to Diana Ross in Lady Sings the Blues and Mahogany, Billy Dee’s story serves as the focus of TV One’s Unsung Hollywood, airing Wednesday, Aug. 12.

In this intimate portrait, the actor opens up about career highs and lows, Hollywood controversy, love and the real scoop on what it’s like being “Billy Dee”.

Get a clip tease of the episode below.

Unsung Hollywood airs Wednesdays, 8PM/ET on TV One.