Boyd Holbrook

Inside Biography


Boyd Holbrook, an American actor/fashion model, is popular for his appearances in several movies and TV series. He has appeared in shows including Narcos, Run All Night and Gone Girl. In 2017, he featured on the villain role of 'Donald Pierce' in Logan

Early Life and Education


Robert Boyd Holbrook was born on 1 September 1981 in Prestonsburg, Kentucky. He is a proud son of Don Holbrook and Ellen. He is best known from the movies like Run All night, Gone Girl, and Milk. He has also appeared in TV shows like The Unusuals and The Big C.

Holbrook was first discovered while working as a part-time carpenter for a theater in Kentucky. He signed with Elite Models in the year 2001 and as well as other agencies like Wilhelmina Models.


As a model, he has been working for such designers and labels as Jean Paul Gaultier, Hugo Boss, Gucci, Moschino, Bill Bla s s and so on.

Holbrook and another model Omahyra Mota were the subjects of photographer Ellen Von Unwerth Paris gallery exhibition ‘Omahyra & Boyd’ and also the 2005 book of the same title from Exhibitions International.

Along with modeling, he released a short series of poems from the website, accompanied by Jamie Strachan. From traveling and modeling throughout Asia and Europe, he raised enough money to study film at NYU where he received an SCPS Certificate in 16mm Film.

He also audited cla s ses at Columbia University on film history and screenwriting. Holbrook studied acting at William Esper Studio and also completed the prestigious two-year Meisner program.

It was the year 2007 when Holbrook sent a screenplay to a director Gus Van Sant. He was highly impressed by Boyd that he actually gave him the role of Denton Smith for the movie Milk.

His prior acting work includes a role in the Allison music video for Permanent Me. He is also a photographer and also a sculptor, and exhibited his work in his first art show, Iscariot in a RARE gallery in Chelsea.

Boyd has appeared in Netflix's original series, Narcos, a TV series based on the life story of criminal Pablo Escobar, since 2015. He has featured in the Narcos alongside Wagnor Moura, Luis Guzman, Pedro PascalAndre Mattos and other stars. 

Personal Life

Heading towards his personal life, he once dated fellow actress Elizabeth Olsen. They met on the set of Very Good Girls and suddenly they fell for each other. The couple announces their engagement on March 2014. However, in January 2015, they split and called off their engagement.

The reason behind their split was not revealed. From that onwards he hasn’t been linked up with any other person. Currently, he is single and dedicated towards his work. 

Net Worth and Body Measurements

Boyd Holbrook is a very good looking actor with a great height of 6 feet 1 inch and weight of 76 kg. He is very charming and attractive which is enough to charm all the ladies out there.

Girls are crazy for him and his movies. For more details about Holbrook and his latest news, rumors, interview, gossip, movies, TV show. The information is provided in his bio and also in a wiki and IMDb. 

by Bchrome, 24 Jun, 2016

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