Boyd Holbrook is an American actor and fashion model best known for his portrayal of DEA Agent Steve Murphy in Netflix's popular drama Narcos. He has starred in several blockbusters, including Milk, Out of the Furnace, Run All Night, A Walk Among the Tombstones, Gone Girl, and Logan.
Boyd Holbrook’s Wiki/ Bio
Boyd Holbrook was born on September 1, 1981, in Prestonsburg, Kentucky, in the United States of America. He is 42 years old right now. He is the only child of Ellen Holbrook and Don Holbrook. Lynn Boyd Holbrook Jr. was his grandfather, and Deloris Dotson was his grandmother
Likewise, Boyd grew up in a lower-income family. His father ran a bulldozer, and his mother worked in real estate. Furthermore, his high school did not even have a theatre or art program; hence becoming an actor was never his dream. In fact, he was interested in playing basketball to gain a basketball scholarship for college.
Sadly, he was not great at basketball and did not receive any scholarship. He joined a local college but had to work at night full-time to pay college tuition. This lifestyle was not sustainable for him, and hence after two semesters, he dropped out. After college, he began to work as a carpenter at a theater house where he was discovered.
Nonetheless, after entering the entertainment world, he got various training. He joined the William Esper Studio in Manhattan, New York, where he completed a two-year Meisner Acting Program. He later studied Voice and Speech Program at Shane Ann Younts Performing Arts Theater in New York. He also has a School of Professional Studies Certificate (SPSC) from New York University in the 16 mm film program.
Is Boyd Holbrook Related to Hal Holbrook?
People have been talking online about a possible connection between Boyd and Hal Holbrook, but there’s no solid proof. Robert Boyd Holbrook was born on September 1, 1981, in Prestonsburg, Kentucky, to Ellen and Don. On the other hand, Harold Rowe “Hal” Holbrook Jr. was born on February 17, 1925, in Cleveland, Ohio.
Meanwhile, Hal had two sisters, and if he’s indeed Boyd’s great-uncle, then Boyd might be the grandson of one of Hal Holbrook’s sisters. It’s also possible that Hal’s parents had more kids, and his mom kept her former husband’s last name. Or maybe Hal Holbrook and his sisters had cousins from their dad’s side.
Similarly, Holbrook is an American actor known for roles in shows like Narcos and The Sandman, as well as in movies like Milk, Gone Girl, and A Walk Among the Tombstones starring Mark Consuelos who is also blissfully married.
On the other side, Hal was famous for playing Mark Twain on stage for more than 60 years. He was raised by his grandfather and was the middle child of Aileen Holbrook, a dancer, and Harold Rowe Holbrook Sr., who sold shoes.
Who Is Boyd Holbrook’s Wife?
The happily married couple is blessed with one son. Day Holbrook, their son, was born in 2017. The couple, however, had not stated when or where they initially met.
In addition, Holbrook was once engaged to actress Elizabeth Olsen, who is currently married to Robbie Arnett. In 2012, the couple met on the set of their film, Very Good Girls. They got engaged in March 2014 after dating for two years. Unfortunately, the couple’s engagement terminated in 2015. Then the Logan star began dating model and actress Maika Monroe in 2016 before calling it quits in March of that year.
Boyd Holbrook’s Net Worth Collection
Holbrook is estimated to have a net worth of $1.5 million. The Kentucky native has amassed considerable riches through his acting and modeling career. As a model, he has appeared in campaigns for Gucci and H&M as well as Jean-Paul Gaultier and Versus, well as Hugo Boss and DSquared.
The estimated net worth of Boyd’s wife, Tatiana Pajkovic, is approximately $900,000. She is a singer and actress who is most known for portraying Maria in The Transporter Refueled (2015).
Boyd Holbrook’s Movies & Television Shows
Boyd Holbrook made his feature film debut in Milk, a 2018 biographical picture about homosexual rights leader and politician Harvey Milk. The 6 feet 2 feet tall actor later starred in films such as The Host, Out of the Furnace, Gone Girl, Run All Night, Morgan, Logan, and The Predator.
As for the small screen, the actor has worked in the ABC comedy-drama series The Unusuals as Punk. From 2015 to 2016, he was most recognized for his portrayal of DEA agent Steve Murphy in the Netflix series Narcos.
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