billy boyd is a Scottish musician and actor. He played Peregrin “Pippin” Took in Peter Jackson’s epic film trilogy, The Lord of the Rings (2001-2003), Barret Bonden in Master and Commander: The Far Side of the World (2003), and Seed of Chucky as Glen/Glenda (2004).
|real name||billy boyd|
|date of birth||August 28, 1968|
|age||54 years old|
|place of birth||Glasgow, Scotland|
|Country of Citizenship||Scot|
|high||5 feet 6 inches|
|net worth||$6 million|
Billy Boyd’s Age and Early Life
Billy was born on August 28, 1968. As of 2022, he will be 53 years old. By nationality, he is a British citizen. Boyd was born in Glasgow, Scotland, the son of William and Mary Boyd, who died a year apart when he was a teenager. His siblings knew nothing about it. After graduating from the Royal Scottish Academy of Music and Drama, he went on to perform with the St Andrews Company and the Traverse Theatre.
Billy Boyd height and weight
Billy is 5ft 6in tall and weighs around 65kg. He has a pale complexion, bright green eyes, pale blond hair, and a thin build.
Billy Boyd Net Worth
What is Billy Boyd’s net worth? The Scottish musician and actor has a reported net worth of over $6 million. Despite living in luxury, until now he has kept his exact salary, income and assets secret.
Billy is a Scottish actor and musician, best known for playing Pippin in the Lord of the Rings films. He also played Barret Bonden in Master and Commander: The Far Side of the World and Glen in the 2004 comedy/horror film Chucky Seed. He also played Malki in the 2006 film The Flying Scotsman. Boyd debuted in 1996 in Taggart, The Soldier’s Leap and Urban Ghost Story (1998). In 1997, he performed David Greig’s Caledonia Dreaming with the Scottish 7:84 theater company. From 2001 to 2003, he made his debut in the Lord of the Rings trilogy as Peregrin “Pippin” Took.
His feature film Flying Robot Glenn premiered at the Dawnbreakers International Film Festival in 2011 and was eventually released on Netflix. In June 2012, he made his first live radio broadcast as a guide for The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy. In 2013, Boyd appeared in Shakespeare’s Globe Theater’s production of Shakespeare’s Macbeth, opposite Joseph Milson and Samantha Spiro. Boyd is a member of the band Beecake. Dominic Monaghan, Boyd’s Lord of the Rings co-star, sent a snap of a bee-strewn cake that inspired the band’s name. The other members of the band were Paul Burke, Billy Johnston and Rick Martin.
In 2014, Boyd wrote and performed “The Last Farewell”, which appeared in the film The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies, which was released on December 12, 2014. The song was included on the soundtrack, which was released on December 8, 2014.
Billy Boyd’s Wife and Marriage
Who is Billy Boyd’s wife? Billy Boyd has a wife named Alison McKinnon. He married McKinnon on 29 December 2010 in front of 30 guests at Oran Mor in Glasgow’s West End. Actors Elijah Wood and Dominic Monaghan were in attendance. A reception of about 130 people followed. The couple had their first child, a boy named Jack William Boyd, on April 26, 2006. His wife Alison owns a property in Glasgow with him.