Roy Billing

Bill French

Roy Billing is a veteran of the New Zealand and Australian acting industry with more than 45 years of experience.

Theatre highlights: Art and Foreskin’s Lament for Auckland Theatre Company; Ruben Guthrie, Run Rabbit Run and Cloudstreet for Belvoir St Theatre, Sydney; and many plays for Theatre Corporate and Mercury Theatre.

Television highlights: Underbelly: A Tale of Two Cities, Cops L.A.C. and Jack Irish. In 2021, he appeared as Robert 'Piggy' Muldoon in TVNZ’s The Panthers.

Film highlights: The Chronicles of Narnia: The Voyage of The Dawn Treader, Australian classics Rabbit-Proof Fence and The Dish, and, more recently, romance drama Never Too Late.

In 2015, he was awarded the Medal of the Order of Australia for his service to the performing arts. He has won and been nominated for many acting awards in both New Zealand and Australia.