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Bill Lewis
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Daniel Cosgrove as Bill Lewis
Guiding Light
Portrayed by: Renauld White (1984-1986)
Bryan Buffinton (1989-1998)
Ryan Brown (1998-2001)
Daniel Cosgrove (2002-2005 & 2007-2009)
Duration: 1984-1986, 1989-1998, 1998-2001, 2002-2005 & 2007-2009
First appearance: November 28, 1984
Last appearance: September 18, 2009
Cause/reason: Series finale
Created by: Pamela K. Long
Jeff Ryder
Family: Chamberlain family
Lewis family
Gender: Male
Born: November 28, 1980
(originally November 28, 1984)
Occupation: Executive at Lewis Construction
Residence: Springfield, Illinois
Parents: Harlan Billy "Billy" Lewis II
Vanessa Chamberlain
Siblings: Melinda Sue "Mindy" Lewis
(paternal half-sister)
Dinah Marler
(maternal half-sister)
Dylan Lewis
(paternal half-brother)
Maureen Reardon
(maternal half-sister)
Marital status: Elizabeth "Lizzie" Spaulding
(married; 07/2009-)
Past marriage(s): Elizabeth "Beth" Raines
(invalid; 2001)
Olivia Spencer
(divorced; 2004-2005)
Ava Peralta
(annulled; 2008)
Children: Harlan Billy Lewis IV
(son, with Lizzie)
Sarah Randall
Grandparents: Harlan Billy "H.B." Lewis I
(paternal grandfather, deceased)
Sally Gleason
(paternal grandmother, deceased)
Henry Chamberlain
(maternal grandfather, deceased)
Unknown woman
(maternal grandmother, deceased)
Great-grandparents: William Lewis
(paternal great-grandfather, deceased)
Unknown woman
(paternal great-grandmother, deceased)
Aunts & uncles: Kyle Sampson
(paternal uncle)
Patricia "Trish" Lewis
(paternal aunt)
Joshua "Josh" Lewis I
(paternal uncle)
Quinton "Quint" Chamberlain
(maternal uncle)
Nieces & nephews: Laura Layne
(niece, deceased)
Susan "Daisy" Lemay
Cousins: Benjamin "Ben" Reade
(paternal cousin, deceased)
John Sampson
(paternal cousin, deceased)
Marah Lewis
(paternal cousin)
Joshua "Shayne" Lewis II
(paternal cousin)
Anastasia "Stacey" Chamberlain
(maternal adopted cousin)
Anthony James "J" Chamberlain
(maternal cousin)

Other relatives: Henry Cooper Lewis
(paternal first cousin once removed)
Romances: Candy [Last name unknown]
Pilar Santos
Elizabeth "Beth" Raines
Michelle Bauer
Eden August
Andrea Daniel
(one night stand)
Elizabeth "Lizzie" Spaulding
Ava Peralta

Harlan Billy "Bill" Lewis III is a fictional character on the CBS daytime soap opera Guiding Light.

Actor History:[]

  • Renauld White (11/1984-09/1986; recurring)
  • Bryan Buffinton (07/1989-02/1998; recurring)
  • Ryan Brown (07/1998-03/2001)
  • Daniel Cosgrove (06/2002-10/2005 & 11/2007-09/2009)

Character History:[]