Stephen Billington

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Stephen Billington
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Occupation Actor, teacher
Years active 1994–present

Stephen Billington is a British actor, best known for playing Greg Kelly in Coronation Street (for which he won the 1999 British Soap Award for Villain of the Year). He has worked with many leading film directors, including Peter Greenaway, Franco Zeffirelli, and Mel Gibson. He trained at Drama Centre London, where he has since taught, and also teaches at the London School of Dramatic Art (LSDA),[1] the Method Studio, London and the City Literary Institute. He recently played John Proctor in Arthur Miller's The Crucible at the York Theatre Royal.[2]

In 2013, he joined the cast of Channel 4 soap opera, Hollyoaks playing Danny Lomax.[3] He left the soap in August 2014, alongside his on-screen wife, Lizzie Roper (Sam Lomax), when they both died in a car accident.

Filmography[edit]

Film[edit]

Television[edit]

Accolades[edit]

Awarding Body Award Nominee Result
British Soap Awards Villain of the year 1999 Coronation Street Stephen Billington portrayal of Greg Kelly Winner[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Stephen Billington - Acting for Camera". isda-acting.com. Retrieved 2 May 2013. 
  2. ^ Alfred Hickling (11 May 2011). "The Crucible, Review". The Guardian. Retrieved 12 May 2011. 
  3. ^ http://www.channel4.com/programmes/hollyoaks/articles/all/an-interview-with-stephen-billington-danny
  4. ^ British soap awards website http://www.britishsoapawards.tv/winners Retrieved 10 July 2013

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