Ben Loyd-Holmes

Last updated 09 January 2020

Ben Loyd-Holmes

Born: Tuesday 28th April 1981 (age: 42)


Ben Loyd-Holmes is a British actor, probably best known for his role as Private Mcintosh in Band Of Brothers.

Growing up with family in the business meant that Ben was on set from a very young age and his passion for the industry quickly grew. His father is a successful 1st Assistant Director and Second Unit Director. Ben drew from his father's experience as well as from other actors he admired, to support his training and development.

Since 2006 Ben has been acting full time. Ben has worked on several high profile projects, including parts in Star Wars Episode I: The Phantom MenaceLove Actually and Gladiator.

In 2008 Ben began writing and producing, first with the series Black Book which was followed by his first feature film, the critically acclaimed The Hike which premiered in Leicester Square on went on general release for Halloween 2011. Ben was nominated at the Film Guild Awards for Best Actor for his role as Ethan in The Hike.