Audrey Sellers is the ex-wife of a well-known American actor Billy Dee Williams (aka Williams December Williams Jr.). Her ex-husband is widely recognized for his character Lando Calrissian in the original Star Wars trilogy. Further, Billy is also a painter.
Besides her identity as a celebrity ex-wife, very little about her personal life has been discussed in the media. Most of the time, she prefers living her life outside the limelight. However, there are millions of people out there who are eager to know about her.
So, today, we are here to talk in detail about Audrey Sellers’ personal and professional life.
Who Is Audrey Sellers? Her Early Life
As aforementioned, Audrey is the ex-wife of Billy Dee Williams. Since she rose to fame following her marriage to the Star Wars actor, information about her age and early life hasn’t been divulged in the media. However, based on her appearance and her son’s age, we like to assume that she must be in her 80s at present.
On the other hand, her famous ex-spouse Billy was born to his parents Loretta Anne and Williams December Williams Sr. on April 6, 1937, in New York City. As of 2023, he is 86 years of age.
Now, moving on to Audrey’s ethnicity, she belongs to the African-American background and holds American nationality.
Career: Audrey Sellers Is A Former Model
As for her career, Audrey has been a model for the American personal care product company, Clairol.
On May 11, 2022, on the occasion of mothers Day, her son shared her picture on his Instagram and talked about her profession in a caption that said,
Me and my Mom Circa 1965 …she was one of the first ethnic women to model for Clairol.
Abundant love and appreciation to all of the Mothers, Step Mothers, Grand Mothers, Aunts, neighbors who acted as mothers, and women who made sacrifices, and gave us unconditional love and support when we needed it! 💖
#mothersday #clairol #hairstyles #hairmodel #the60s
According to the caption, it’s clear that Sellers was the 60s hair model for the Clairol. Further, she may also have done several other modeling projects back in her youthful days. But now, Sellers is in her old age so she must be living a retirement life.
Audrey Sellers Is The Ex-Wife Of Billy De Williams
The Brain Song’s actor Billy tied the knot with Audrey in the year 1959. In the meantime, her then-husband has just debuted as an actor on the big screen. Initially, everything seemed perfect as the newlywed couple shared a great bond. A year after their marriage, the couple welcomed their bundle of joy, their son.
But, within some years, Sellers and Williams started having some issues in their nuptials, and as a result, they decided to separate. Around 1963, their divorce was finalized. Shortly after, her ex-hubby Billy suffered a depression which he later claimed and stated,
there was a period when I was very despondent, broke, depressed, my first marriage was on the rocks.”
To date, the reason behind their divorce has never surfaced in the media. But, as of now, both the ex-couple are happy in their own life.
Did She Remarry After Her Divorce From Star Wars Actor Billy?
Yes, Audrey Sellers got married again. After divorcing Billy, she tied the knot with her white husband whose name is yet to be revealed in the media.
On December 28, 2015, her son shared her picture with her current husband and other family members and wrote,
..not a single gift was exchanged, just lots of laughs, and Mom’s delicious corn beef and cabbage! Good times with Linda, Mom and Lola, my stepdad, and big sister.
Like her, her ex-spouse Billy Dee Williams also married two times later. A couple of years after he separated from Audrey, he walked down the aisle with model and actress Marlene Clark. His marriage with Marlene lasted for three years. And after that, he got hitched to Teruko Nakagami on December 27, 1972, and till today, they are together.
Audrey Sellers Shares A Son with Her Ex-Spouse
As previously stated, Audrey has a son named Corey Dee Williams together with her actor ex-husband. Corey was born on 14 August 196o in New York City.
Talking more about her son Corey, he is an actor just like his father and known for Secret Agent OO Soul, InHouse-CON, and In Search of Tomorrow. Further, as per his Instagram intro, Junior Williams is also an author, producer, and fitness lifestyle coach.
Audrey’s Ex-Hubby, Billy Is A Father Of Three
Including Corey, Audrey’s ex-spouse Billy has two more children. He has a stepdaughter Miyako Shorter, from his current wife Teruko’s previous marriage. Miyako’s biological father is the late American jazz saxophonist and composer Wayne Shorter.
Likewise, The Lego Batman star has another biological daughter, Hanako Williams, from his marriage with Teruko Nakagami.
Is Audrey On Social Media Handles? Where Is She Today?
Well, she is not on any social networking sites. But having said that doesn’t mean she doesn’t appear on social media. Time and again, her beloved son Corey keeps sharing her picture on his Instagram which has 4803 followers in total.
As for her whereabouts, she is currently living with her second husband and family somewhere in the United States of America.
Her Net Worth
From her modeling career, Audrey Sellers must have earned a decent amount of money. However, it seems like her net worth is yet under review. Meanwhile, her famous ex-husband Billy Dee Williams has an estimated fortune of $9 million as of 2023.