Mark ‘Billy’ Billingham

Mark Billingham has served with distinction in both the military and corporate sector. He completed 27 years unblemished service with the SAS. Billingham achieved the highest rank possible reaching the rank of Warrant Officer Class 1(WO1).

As part of UK Special Forces group (UKSF), he has completed a multitude of different operations ranging from war fighting, peacekeeping, successful hostage rescues and counter-terrorist operations.

He received the Queens Commendation for Bravery and was appointed a Member of the British Empire for leading several successful and internationally renowned high profile hostage rescues in Iraq and for his outstanding service as the SAS Ground Commander for the London 2005 bombings.

He has worked as private security for several A-list Hollywood celebrities including Angelina Jolie, Brad Pitt, Sean Penn, Kate Moss, Tom Cruise, Russell Crowe and Clint Eastwood.

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Title RoleDetails Channel
SAS: Who Dares WinsInstructor/ TrainerFive ex-Special Forces soldiers recreate the SAS's secret selection process and put recruits through it, in the ultimate test of their physical and - more importantly - psychological resilienceMinnow Films for Channel 4