Gareth David-Lloyd

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Gareth David-Lloyd
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David-Lloyd in December 2015
Born
Gareth David Lloyd

(1981-03-28) 28 March 1981 (age 40)
OccupationActor
Spouse(s)
Gemma James (m. 2010)
Children2

Gareth David-Lloyd (born 28 March 1981) is a Welsh actor. He is best known for his role as Ianto Jones in the British science fiction television programme Torchwood.

Biography[change | change source]

He was born Gareth David Lloyd in Bettws, Newport.[1] His first acting role was as a robot in a school play. When he was a teenager, he joined the Gwent Young People's Theatre in Abergavenny and The Dolman Youth Theatre in Newport.

While he was there, he appeared in several plays, including Henry V, in which he played the most important character. He studied at Coleg Gwent and then trained at the National Youth Theatre, before moving to Reading.

References[change | change source]

  1. Smith, Lizzie (12 May 2006). "Gareth stars in Doctor Who's dark, sexy spin-off". South Wales Argus. Retrieved 28 August 2018. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)

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