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Billy Boyd was born in 1968 in Glasgow, Scotland, to Mary and William Boyd. The talented young boy, inspired by Star Wars to try acting, got his first taste of it in his school's production of Oliver Twist when he was 10. Boyd's parents were extremely supportive, driving over two hours to get him to the performances, but sadly they passed away when... See full bio »

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 2015 The Vicar's Wife (announced)
The Reverend Alan Leeds
 2015 The Alpha Invention (Short)
Guy
 2015 Motive (TV Series)
Lawrence Frampton
- Frampton Comes Alive (2015) ... Lawrence Frampton
 2015 Mara und der Feuerbringer
Schottischer Tourist
 2014 Macbeth
Banquo
 2013 The Clown by Beecake (Short)
Billy
 2012 Casualty (TV Series)
Duncan Jessup
- Hero Syndrome (2012) ... Duncan Jessup
 2011/II Ecstasy
Woodsy
 2011 Moby Dick (TV Mini-Series)
Elijah
- Part 2 (2011) ... Elijah
- Part 1 (2011) ... Elijah
 2010 Pimp
Chief
 2009 Jusqu'à toi
Rufus
 2008 Stone of Destiny
Bill Craig
 2008 Empty (TV Series)
Tony
- Ghosties (2008) ... Tony
- Night Moves (2008) ... Tony
- Protection (2008) ... Tony
- Happiness (2008) ... Tony
- Is is (2008) ... Tony
 2007 Save Angel Hope
Vince Sandhurst
 2005 Midsummer Dream
Puck (voice)
 2005 On a Clear Day
Danny
 2004 Seed of Chucky
Glen / Glenda (voice)
 2004 Instant Credit (TV Short)
Frankie
 2002 Sniper 470 (TV Short)
The Gunner
 2002 Still Game (TV Series)
Bearded Man
- Faimly (2002) ... Bearded Man
 1999 Julie and the Cadillacs
Jimmy Campbell
 1999 Coming Soon (TV Movie)
Ross
 1998 Urban Ghost Story
Loan Shark
 1998 The Soldier's Leap (Short)
Postman
 1996 Taggart (TV Series)
Jamie Holmes
- Dead Man's Chest (1996) ... Jamie Holmes
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Other Works:

Album for the band Beecake - Blue Sky Paradise See more »

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3 Interviews | 1 Article | 2 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »


Height:

5' 6½" (1.69 m)
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Personal Quote:

[on cast camraderie during shooting "The Lord of the Rings":] There was a lot of pranking, but that was more Dom (Dominic Monaghan) and Viggo (Viggo Mortensen). With Viggo, they were normally quite violent, aggressive ones. You would see Sean Bean walking across to his caravan, and then see this figure of Viggo running across the plains and rugby tackling him. Dom and Viggo were attacking each ... See more »

Trivia:

In The Lord of the Rings, according to the book, Pippin is 28 years old, which makes him the youngest of the four lead hobbits. However, Boyd is actually the oldest of the four hobbit actors. See more »

Trademark:

Scottish accent See more »

Nickname:

Bill

Star Sign:

Virgo

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