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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)
 2015 Motive (TV Series)
Lawrence Frampton
- Frampton Comes Alive (2015) ... Lawrence Frampton
 2015 Mara und der Feuerbringer
Schottischer Tourist
 2014 Macbeth
 2013 The Clown by Beecake (Short)
 2012 Casualty (TV Series)
Duncan Jessup
- Hero Syndrome (2012) ... Duncan Jessup
 2011/II Ecstasy
 2011 Moby Dick (TV Mini-Series)
- Part 2 (2011) ... Elijah
- Part 1 (2011) ... Elijah
 2010 Pimp
 2009 Jusqu'à toi
 2008 Stone of Destiny
Bill Craig
 2008 Empty (TV Series)
- 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
 2004 Seed of Chucky
Glen / Glenda (voice)
 2004 Instant Credit (TV Short)
 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)
 1998 Urban Ghost Story
Loan Shark
 1998 The Soldier's Leap (Short)
 1996 Taggart (TV Series)
Jamie Holmes
- Dead Man's Chest (1996) ... Jamie Holmes
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Appeared on the album Pandemoniumfromamerica by Lord of the Rings costar Viggo Mortensen and collaborator Buckethead. See more »

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5' 6½" (1.69 m)

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[on collaborating with Dominic Monaghan on a script:] I don't really think I'm a good writer. I think I'm too lazy to be a writer. There's always a Playstation or a movie or something to pull me away. Dom's better at writing and being that kind of guy. When I was filming in Mexico, we did a lot of it on tape and then Dom would write it later. Now we're working with a writer called David Gregg to ... See more »


In 2013 Boyd played Banquo in "The Scottish Play" at Shakespeare's Globe Theatre in London. He and Stuart Bowman, who portrayed Macduff, were the only ones of the cast to speak in a strong Scottish accent. See more »


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