Gil Birmingham is a Hollywood actor of Comanche ancestry. He debuted in 1986, appearing in an episode of Riptide. The following year, he made his first film role in House II: The Second Story. In the ’90s, he had a voice role in The Legend of Calamity Jane. His acting career became more active in the 2000s. He had a recurring role in Body & Soul, as well as appeared in 4 episodes of the miniseries Into the West.
He also became known for his role as Billy Black in the Twilight films. Other films in the 2010s are Love Ranch, Crooked Arrows, The Lone Ranger, Hell or High Water, Wind River, The Space Between Us, Transformers: The Last Knight, and Saint Judy. He’s also best known for playing Virgil in Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt, Sheriff Dale Bishop in Siren, and Thomas Rainwater in Yellowstone.