Billy Unger’s birth, age, parents, siblings, school, and childhood
Billy Unger or William Brent is an American TV actor. He was born on October 15, 1995, at Florida. His parents are William and Karley Unger. In the first 11 years of his life, he was raised in Palm Beach County, Florida. His older sister is called Erin Unger while he has a younger brother called Eric Unger.
Billy had a keen interest in the acting line and hence his parents moved to LA so that little Billy could pursue his dreams. Billy Unger was just 11 years old at the time of the move. They now reside in Studio City, California.
Besides acting, in his childhood, Billy Unger used to like surfing, skateboarding and playing the guitar. He graduated high school in July 2011. He attended acting schools along with his brother and sister.
Billy Unger’s career launch
Billy was into modeling since a very young age. Billy Unger started his acting career with smaller roles. After the move to LA, Billy got a guest role in Disney XD’s TV film ‘Kickin’ It’. He also featured in ‘Sonny with a Chance’ and in ‘A.N.T. Farm’ on Disney Channel. He also bagged characters in films. Bill Unger got varied roles in ‘No Ordinary Family’, Ghost Whisperer’. ‘Hawthorne’, ‘The Sarah Connor Chronicles’, ‘Terminator’, ‘Medium’, ‘Mental’, ‘Desperate Wives’, ‘Scrubs’, and ‘Cold Case’.
Young and talented Billy Unger has also been cast in films ‘National Treasure: Book of Secrets’, ‘Monster Mutt’, ‘You Again’, ‘Opposite Day’, ‘Rock Slyde’, and ‘Jack and the Beanstalk’. Billy Unger starred as Charles Gates in the film ‘National Treasure: Book of Secrets’ (2007) along with Nicolas Cage. Billy Unger has also appeared on ‘The Tonight Show with Jay Leno’.
Though his roles were not the main, they were appreciated and he won various Young Artist Awards at various functions. Billy Unger got a prize for his acting in ‘You Again’. He earned the Young Artist Award for Best Performance by a Supporting Young Actor in 2010.
His rise to fame came when he bagged the role of Chase Davenport, the youngest of the superhuman bionic teens, in Lab Rats’, a series on Disney XD. He started playing this role since 2012. In March 2016, there was a spinoff of this series which was called as ‘Lab Rats: Elite Force’.
But in the latter series, Billy Unger was now credited as William Brent. Billy Unger had changed his name to William Brent. William is his legal first name and Brent is his middle name. The reason for this name change is not known. But then it is not uncommon in the entertainment industry to have such name changes.
Billy has etched a place and made a name for himself in the industry at such a small age, which is laudable. So what is happening in his personal life? Let us try to find out.
Billy Unger’s relationships, girlfriends, and breakups
Billy Unger has dated a string of beautiful girls. In 2009, Billy Unger was with American actress Allisyn Ashley Arm. Billy Unger was his real-life partner in the movie ‘Sonny with a Chance’. Billy Unger was in a relationship with Australian singer Alli Simpson in 2012. He had dated the chubby American actress Raini Rodriguez in 2013 and was romantically involved with actress Teala Dunn in 2014.
Since July 2014, he is said to be dating Instagram star, Angela Moreno. They have been spotted at various events and trips together.