January 24, 1955 |
McLennan County, Texas, United States
|Origin||Los Angeles, California, United States|
He is a native of McLennan County, Texas.
A well-known sessions artist in Los Angeles, California, Byram has sung in over 100 films, including The Prince of Egypt (as Moses), Shrek, Aladdin, Beauty and the Beast, The Lion King, Pocahontas, Hercules, Mulan, Pocahontas II: Journey to a New World, The Road to El Dorado, and The Matrix.
Amick has acted in numerous professional stage productions including Phantom of the Opera, on Broadway and in Los Angeles; Les Misérables, in the roles of Marius and Enjolras; Sunset Boulevard as Joe Gillis (playing opposite Glenn Close), and Jesus in Jesus Christ Superstar. On television he played Ian Andrew Troi, the father of Counselor Troi in Star Trek: The Next Generation, and has appeared in The Simpsons and Quincy, M.E..
He is married to actress and singer Cassandra Byram and is the brother of gospel singer Danny Byram. Byram is the Producing Director and Co-Founder of the American Coast Theater Company. He is a 1977 graduate of Oral Roberts University, and was named ORU's 2014 Alumnus of the Year.