Who is Boyd Holbrook?

Robert ‘Boyd” Holbrook is an up and coming actor as well as a model. He’s getting recognized in the entertainment industry for his amazing performance in Netflix’s Narcos (2015-2016) as DEA agent Steve Murphy. Similarly, his role in 2017’s Logan starring Hugh Jackman hasn’t gone unnoticed. He played the character of Donald Pierce. Also, he played the role of Thomas Lockhart in 2019’s In the Shadow of the Moon.

As a model, he has worked with popular designers like Gucci, Jean Gaultier, Versus, Hugo Boss, and a few others.

Quick Info
Full NameRobert Boyd Holbrook
Date of Birth 1st of September, 1981
Birth PlacePrestonburg, Kentucky, USA
Parent(s)Don Holbrook and Ellen Holbrook
OccupationActor, Model
Age40 years
Height6 feet 2 inches (1.88 m)
Spouse(s)/Partner(s)Omahyra Mota (2002-2005)
Julia Dunstall (2007-2009)
Elizabeth Olsen (2012-2015)
Maika Monroe (2016)
Tatiana Pajkovic (m. 2017)
Children1 Boy
Net worth US $3 million


Robert was born on the 1st of September, 1981 in Prestonburg, Kentucky, United States of America (USA) to Don Holbrook and Ellen Holbrook. His father worked as a Bulldozer driver and his mother worked in Real State business. Any information about his siblings hasn’t been disclosed yet.

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Boyd Holbrook did Meisner Acting Program from William Esper Studio in Manhattan, New York for two years. Similarly, for two years, he did Voice and Speech Program at the performing arts theatre Shane Ann Younts’ in New York. He has also received the certificate of School of Professional Studies in the 16 mm film program from the New York University.

Information about his high school or colleges is not known yet.

Relationships and wife

Boyd Holbrook has dated few women so far. From 2002 to 2005, he was in a relationship with Omahyra Mota, a Dominican model. The couple has also posed nude for a photographer named Ellen Von Unwerth in 2005.

Similarly, he dated Julia Dunstall, a Canadian model, for two years from 2007. He has also been in a relationship with Elizabeth Olsen, an actress, in 2012. However, the couple broke it off after 10 months in January 2015 after being engaged in March 2014.

He was rumored of being in a relationship with Laure de Clermont-Tonnerre after they were seen together at the Paris Fashion Week in June 2015. However, the pair hasn’t given any information about it.

In January 2016, he dated Maika Monroe, a model but broke up in March 2016. 

In 2017, he started dating Tatiana Pajkovic and secretly got married to her. The lovely couple welcomed a baby boy on January 14, 2018. 

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Boyd Holbrook started his career in the film industry in 2008 by playing the role of Denton Smith in Milk.

He has acted in some pretty awesome movies like Logan (2017) as Donald Pierce, The Predator (2018) as Quinn McKenna, In the Shadow of the Moon (2019) as Thomas Lockhart, A Walk Among the Tombstones (2014) as Peter Kristo, Gone Girl (2014) as Jeff, Run All Night (2015) as Danny Maguire, Morgan (2016) as Skip Vronsky and many more.


In Logan, the character of Wolverine was played by Hugh Jackman. Boyd trained very hard for his role. He used to train sometimes with Hugh Jackman. He used to train for 45 minutes in the morning and 1.5 hours after finishing his filming schedule daily. He also quit smoking and drinking for his role. The movie is rated 8.1 by IMDB.

The Predator

This movie was directed by Shane Black starring Boyd Holbrook, Trevante Rhodes, Jacob Tremblay, Olivia Munn, and Keegan-Michael Key. It was released on the 14th of September, 2018, and was rated 5.3 by IMDB.

Television shows

Boyd’s first appearance in the television show was in 2009 in The Unusuals as Punk. Similarly, he has played in TV shows like The Beautiful Life (2009) as Gabriel, Hatfields & McCoys (2012) as William ‘Cap’ Hatfield, Behind the Candelabra (2013) as Cary James, Narcos (2015-2016) as DEA agent Steve Murphy and a few others.


Boyd Holbrook had the main role in the series Narcos as the DEA agent Steve Murphy. The story is about the drug lord Pablo Escobar, who becomes a billionaire through the production and distribution of cocaine starring Wagner Moura, Pedro Pascal, Joanna Christie, and Maurice Compte.


Boyd Holbrook has been nominated for two awards. He was nominated for Milano International Film Festival Awards for Best Actor in Little Accidents in 2014. Similarly, he won the Hamptons International Film Festival for Breakthrough Performer in The Host in 2012.

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Age, Height, Nationality, and Zodiac

Holbrook’s nationality is American while his ethnicity is mixed consisting of English, French, and German descent.

Boyd Holbrook is 40 years old as of 2021. He is the man is of slim build with a height of 1.88 m or 6 feet 2 inches and a weight of 86 kg or 189.5 lbs. Similarly, his biceps are 14 inches, the chest is 40 inches and his waist size is 30 inches.

The color of his eye is blue and his hair is blonde.

Likewise, his hip size, shoe size is still unknown. 

His zodiac sign is Virgo.

Social media

Boyd Holbrook is quite active on his social media with 152.6K followers on Instagram (@boydholbrook). However, he doesn’t seem to have Twitter or Facebook.

Net worth

Working since 2001, he has been able to earn a decent amount of money and is now estimated to have a net worth of $3 million.