Throwback Thursday: ‘Christmas Is All Around’ Billy Mack (2003)
You may recognize "Christmas Is All Around" from the holiday classic, Love Actually. Love Actually is a movie that came out in 2003. It features a bunch of different characters and their stories converging around Christmas.
Throw in some laughs, love, and of course a holiday song or two and you've got one of the best Christmas movies...ever.
Billy Mack is a fictional character in the movie who is a washed up rockstar trying to find fame again by making an old song new, with a Christmas version. Originally, "Christmas is All Around" is a song by The Troggs titled, "Love Is All Around." The original was released in 1967.
Billy Mack is played by British actor, Bill Nighy, who actually sang the song for the film