English actor, Harry Lloyd is best known for his roles in the series and the movies like BBC’s Robin Hood, Doctor Who, The Theory of Everything, Anthropoid and others. Among all of them, he gained much of the series, Game Of Thrones.
Early Life and Education
Harry Lloyd was born Harry Charles Salusbury Lloyd on 17th November 1983 in London, England. He is British and is of Welsh, Scottish and English ancestry. Lloyd was raised by his parents, Marion Evelyn (a children’s publisher and daughter of Captain Peter Dickens) and Jonathan Lloyd (a literary agent).
He is the great-great-great-grandson of Victorian writer Charles Dickens, great-grandchild of Rear-Admiral Henry Blagrove and cousin of Lucinda Hawsley, a writer. Lloyd attended Eton College and then graduated from Christ Church, Oxford.
Later, Lloyd joined the Oxford University Dramatic Society where he appeared in several plays including The Comedy of Errors and Kiss of the Spider.
Harry Lloyd's latest movie The Wife is set to release in the USA in 2018. He is currently engaged in the series, Counterpart.
Lloyd made his Hollywood debut at age 16 from 1999 adaption of the TV series, David Copperfield alongside Daniel Radcliffe.
In 2002, he appeared in Goodbye Mr. Chips. Lloyd portrayed the character Will Scarlet in BBC drama Robin Hood opposite Jonas Armstrong, Lucy Griffiths, Richard Armitage, David Harewood and Sam Troughton among others. In 2007, he played Jeremy Baines in the Doctor Who episode Human Nature and The Family Blood.
In 2011, Lloyd appeared in the HBO the series, Game of Thrones(GOT) as Viserys Targaryen sharing the screen with Emilia Clarke, Kit Harington, Sophie Turner, Lena Headey, Maisie Williams, Peter Dinklage, Nikolaj Coster-Waldau and Natalie Dormer among others.
At present, in 2017, Lloyd stars in the movie, The Wife and played Peter Quayle in the series Counterpart. He is also working on another movie, Philophobia which will release in 2018.
Harry Lloyd is very confidential when it comes to his personal life. He prefers to keep his life far from the limelight.
As of now, he seems to be focused on his career. His social media is also strictly professional. It looks like the handsome stud is in a committed relationship with his work.
He dated Gugu Mbtha-Raw, Belle Star till 2012. But whenever they were asked anything regarding their relationship, they always remained silent. They even made several red carpet appearances while together.
Harry Lloyd has an estimated net worth of $2 million.
He made his money from the series Game of Thrones and his movie roles. His exact salary in the series is not public, but according to sources, his castmate Emilia Clarke, Kit Harrington, Peter Dinklage earned $500k per episode. Lloyd also earns a good amount of money from his current series, Counterpart.
Some of his movies like The Iron Lady, The Theory of Everything, Jane Eyre collected $115 million, $123.7 million and $34.7 million respectively.
Harry Lloyd Affairs
First Affair with Gugu Mbtha-Raw
Harry Lloyd was in a relationship with the Belle star, Gugu Mbtha-Raw with whom he even made several red carpet appearances. But the couple broke up in 2012 due to some unknown reasons.