Stephen Boyd

Stephen Boyd
1931 - 1977
Stephen Boyd  British Actor

Stephen Boyd dating history


Stephen Boyd was previously married to Elizabeth Mills (1976 - 1977) and Mariella di Sarzana (1958 - 1959).

Stephen Boyd was in relationships with Marisa Mell (1971 - 1972), Marilyn Hanold (1966), Elana Eden (1960) and Anna Kashfi.

Stephen Boyd had an encounter with Joan Collins (1956).

Stephen Boyd is rumoured to have hooked up with Hope Lange (1960).


British Actor Stephen Boyd was born William Millar on 4th July, 1931 in Glengormley, Northern Ireland and passed away on 2nd Jun 1977 Northridge, California aged 45. He is most remembered for Ben Hur. His zodiac sign is Cancer.

Stephen Boyd was in an on-screen matchup with Sophia Loren in The Fall of the Roman Empire (1964).

Stephen Boyd is a member of the following lists: American Scientologists, Best Supporting Actor Golden Globe (film) winners and 1931 births.


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Relationship Statistics

Married2 2 years, 5 months 2 years, 3 months 2 years, 1 month
Dating4 1 year 5 months, 17 days 2 months, 1 day
Encounter1 - - -
Rumoured1 61 years, 9 months - -
Total8 61 years, 9 months 8 years, 6 months 2 months, 1 day


First Name Stephen
Last Name Boyd
Full Name at Birth William Millar
Alternative Name William Millar
Age 45 (age at death) years
Birthday 4th July, 1931
Birthplace Glengormley, Northern Ireland
Died 2nd June, 1977
Place of Death Northridge, California
Cause of Death Heart Attack
Buried Oakwood Memorial Park Cemetery
Height 6' 1" (185 cm)
Build Athletic
Eye Color Brown - Dark
Hair Color Brown - Dark
Zodiac Sign Cancer
Sexuality Straight
Ethnicity White
Nationality British
Occupation Text Actor
Occupation Actor
Claim to Fame Ben Hur
Year(s) Active 1954–1977, 1955–1976, 1955–1973, 1955–1977, 1950–1977
Father James Alexander Millar
Mother Martha Boyd

Stephen Boyd (born William Millar; 4 July 1931 – 2 June 1977) was a Northern Irish actor. He appeared in some 60 films, most notably as the villainous Messala in Ben-Hur (1959), a role that earned him the Golden Globe Award for Best Supporting Actor – Motion Picture. He received his second
Golden Globe Award nomination for Billy Rose's Jumbo (1962). He also appeared, sometimes as a hero and sometimes as a malefactor, in the major big-screen productions Les bijoutiers du clair de lune (1958), The Bravados (1958), Imperial Venus (1962), The Fall of the Roman Empire (1964), Genghis Khan (1965), Fantastic Voyage (1966) and Shalako (1968).

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Stephen Boyd45 CancerActor
Elizabeth Mills-
Marisa Mell53 PiscesActress
Marilyn Hanold84 GeminiModel (Adult/Glamour)
Hope Lange70 SagittariusActress
Elana Eden82 TaurusActress
Mariella di Sarzana-
Joan Collins89 GeminiActress
Anna Kashfi80 LibraActress


Lady Dracula1978Graf DraculaMovie
The Squeeze1977VicMovie
Impossible Love1977AlvaroMovie
Women in Hospital1977Dr. OberhoffMovie
Hunter1976Garth RobertsTV Show
Montana Trap1976Bill ArdissonMovie
The Treasure of Jamaica Reef1975Hugo GrahamMovie
La polizia interviene: ordine di uccidere1975LanzaMovie
L'uomo che sfidò l'organizzazione1975Inspector Stephen McCormickMovie
The Lives of Jenny Dolan1975Joe RossiterTV Movie
The Big Game1973Leyton van DykMovie
The Man Called Noon1973RimesMovie
Those Dirty Dogs1973Captain Chadwell WilliamsMovie
Key West1973Steve CutlerTV Movie
Of Men and Women1973Actor (segment "The Interview"), HostTV Movie
One Billion for a Blonde1972León Urrutía, joyeroMovie
The Hands of Cormac Joyce1972Cormac JoyceTV Movie
Hannie Caulder1971The Preacher (uncredited)Movie
Kill! Kill! Kill! Kill!1971Brad KillianMovie
The Devil with Seven Faces1971Dave BartonMovie
Marta1971Don MiguelMovie
Historia de una traición1971ArturoMovie
The Manipulator1971Arnold TillerMovie
Carter's Army1970Capt. Beau CarterTV Movie
Freedom1970Host, NarratorShort Film
Assignment K1968Philip ScottMovie
Shalako1968Bosky FultonMovie
Hawaii Five-O1968Daniel CostiganTV Show
The Caper of the Golden Bulls1967Peter ChurchmanMovie
Fantastic Voyage1966GrantMovie
The Poppy Is Also a Flower1966BensonTV Movie
The Bible: In the Beginning...1966NimrodMovie
The Oscar1966Frank FaneMovie
Genghis Khan1965JamugaMovie
The Fall of the Roman Empire1964LiviusMovie
The Third Secret1964Alex StedmanMovie
Bob Hope Presents the Chrysler Theatre1963Robert MacKayTV Show
Billy Rose's Jumbo1962Sam RawlinsMovie
Imperial Venus1962Jules de CanouvilleMovie
Lisa1962Peter JongmanMovie
The Big Gamble1961VicMovie
The Best of Everything1959Mike RiceMovie
Woman Obsessed1959Fred CarterMovie
The Bravados1958Bill ZacharyMovie
The Night Heaven Fell1958LambertMovie
Abandon Ship1957Will McKinleyMovie
Island in the Sun1957Euan TempletonMovie
The Beasts of Marseilles1957DaveMovie
Hell in Korea1956The National Servicemen: Pte. SimsMovie
The Man Who Never Was1956Patrick O'ReillyMovie
Playhouse 901956Capt. Leslie CronynTV Show
Aggie1956Kurt ThalburgTV Show
An Alligator Named Daisy1955Albert O'ShannonMovie
Life with the Lyons1955TV Show
Lilli Palmer Theatre1955Mike GardenerTV Show
Born for Trouble1955Movie
London Playhouse1955Jimmy DayTV Show
Barnet's Folly1955Sam BurridgeTV Movie
Let's Make Up1954Beaumont's Poolside Companion (uncredited)Movie
A Nest of Singing Birds1954Trooper Tim ShannonTV Movie
The Shadow of the Glen1954Michael DaraTV Movie
The Limping Man1953Airport Traveller (uncredited)Movie
G.E. True Theater1953Bud AustinTV Show
Black 131953Policeman (uncredited)Movie
BBC Sunday-Night Theatre1950Abel Martin, Joe Varwell, JosephTV Show
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KriegerJul 6, 2009

He was very handsome and he was a great actor !!.

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