David Tom (Billy Abbott (Past) on The Young and the Restless)
Current Character: Billy Abbott (Past)
Birthplace: Born in Hinsdale, Illinois
Marital Status: Single
David Tom was born in Hinsdale, Illinois and began appearing in commercials at a young age with the help of his mother, Marie. He began getting small TV roles and his first break was landing the role of Whitey in "Pleasantville." Later, he moved in Daytime, winning the role of Billy Abbott on "The Young and the Restless" and later, Paul Kramer on "One Life To Live." Tom had a runs on "Veronica Mars" and "Roommates," before returning to the role of Billy on "Y&R" in 2014.
David Tom is the twin of actress Nicholle Tom, and the younger brother of "The Bold and the Beautiful's" Heather Tom (Katie). He plays the drums and was a member of the band Eudora.
Awards & Acclaim
Daytime Emmy Award Nomination - Outstanding Younger Actor (2001)
Daytime Emmy Award Winner - Outstanding Younger Actor (2000)
Soap Opera Digest Award Nomination - Outstanding Younger Lead Actor (2001)
Soap Opera Digest Award Winner - Outstanding Male Newcomer (2000)
Young Artist Award Nomination - Outstanding Youth Ensemble in a Motion Picture (1994)
Young Artist Award Nomination - Best Young Actor in a Cable Movie (1993)
Young Artist Award Nomination - Best Young Actor Co-starring in a Motion Picture (1993)