Young and The Restless Star, Billy Miller Dies at Age 43


Miller’s manager said that the actor was ‘Struggling with manic depression

Billy Miller, who starred in The Young and the Restless and General Hospital, has died aged 43.

Miller died on Friday (15 September) in Austin, Texas, his manager confirmed in a statement to Variety on Sunday (17 September).

Little is known about the circumstances of his death, which came two days before his 44th birthday.

The statement from Miller’s manager said he was “struggling with manic depression when he died”.

Variety noted that Miller suffered from Tarsal coalition, a rare ankle condition, in his childhood.

Miller’s acting career spanned multiple popular soap operas, beginning with his role as Richi Novak on All My Children from 2007 to 2008.

He went on to win three Daytime Emmys in the role of Billy Abbott on The Young and the Restless before joining General Hospital, playing twin characters Jason Morgan and Drew Cain from 2014 to 2019.

Miller also held a brief role in Suits and made an appearance in American Sniper.

Outside of the acting world, Miller owned multiple bars and restaurants in the Los Angeles area.