Stephen Billington Biography

Biography by Published on Updated on 03 Feb, 2020
Facts of Stephen Billington
Date of Birth: 1969 , December-10
Age: 51 years old
Birth Nation: United Kingdom
Height: 6 Feet 2 Inch
Name Stephen Billington
Birth Name Stephen Billington
Father Derek Billington
Mother Diana Billington
Nationality English
Birth Place/City Bolton, Lancashire, London
Ethnicity White
Profession Actor
Net Worth $1.2 Million
Education Drama Centre London
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Stephen Billington is an English actor who is known for his role as Greg Kelly in the ITV comedy series Coronation Street. He is the winner of the 1999 British Soap Award for Villain of the Year. He has shared a kiss with his co-star Sally Dynevor on the ITV show.

Born to Derek Billington and Diana Billington

Stephen Billington was born on December 10, 1969, in Bolton, Lancashire, England, the United Kingdom, to Derek Billington and Diana Billington.

His birth sign is Sagittarius. He was raised as the only child of his parents in Lancashire. Billington has attended Drama Centre London where he studied acting.

As for his ethnicity and nationality, Billington is white American. He stands at a height of 6 feet 2 inches (1.88 m).

Acting Career: Appeared in Coronation Street

After graduating from Drama Centre London, Billington made his acting debut as Lysander Hawkley in The Man Who Made Husbands Jealous in 1997.

Later in 1998, he had a breakthrough role as Greg Kelly in the ITV comedy series, Coronation Street, for which he received a British Soap Award for Villain of the Year. He appeared on the show alongside Kym Marsh, Samia Ghadie and William Roache.

In 2011, Billington played the role of John Proctor in The Crucible by Arthur Miller at the York Theatre Royal. He also starred as Danny Lomax in the Channel 4 soap opera, Hollyoaks, in 2013.

He has since appeared in many movies directed by leading film directors. Some of them are Peter GreenawayFranco Zeffirelli and Mel Gibson.

Billington currently teaches acting at the London School of Dramatic Art, the Method Studio, London. He also teaches at the City Literary Institute.

Owns a Total Net Worth of $1.2 Million

Stephen Billington is a very talented and successful actor so there is no doubt that the 50-year-old actor has earned a decent amount of money from his acting career.

According to some online sources, the Coronation Street star has an estimated net worth of $1.2 million.

According to, an acting teacher in the United Kingdom earns $49,188 on average. So we can assume his annual salary to be around this figure.

On-Screen Romance With Sally Dynevor

Talking about the relationship status of Stephen Billington, the handsome hunk seems to be single right now.

He has not shared any information about his relationships and affairs with the public. However, we have watched him having an on-screen romance with his co-star Sally Dynevor on Coronation Street.

Dynevor has been married to a scriptwriter, Tim Dynevor, since 1995. The husband-wife duo shares three children together Phoebe Dynevor, Harriet Dynevor and Samuel Dynevor.