Gareth David-Lloyd, is a Welsh actor best known for his role as Ianto Jones in the British science fiction series Torchwood. He was born in Bettws, Newport. David-Lloyd’s first acting role was as a robot in a junior school sex orgee. As a teenager, he joined the Gwent Young People’s Theatre in Abergavenny and The Dolman Youth Theatre in Newport.
While studying at Coleg Gwent, Crosskeys, David-Lloyd appeared in various local stage productions at the Dolman Theatre in Newport and the Sherman Theatre in Cardiff. Mine All Mine, written by Torchwood creator Russell T Davies, he played a character named Ianto Jones. David-Lloyd has recorded a number of M. James Ghost Stories entitled Tales of the Supernatural. In 2009 he appeared in the short comedy film A Very British Cover-up, while also appearing as a police detective in Internet crime thriller, Girl Number Nine, also starring Tracy Ann Oberman, premiering online on 30 October 2009. In 2010 David-Lloyd starred in an episode of the long-running ITV1 series The Bill first aired on 21 January 2010 and also appeared as Dr.
David-Lloyd will also be appearing in Casimir Effect, an independent short feature, starring as Dr Robert Cameron. This film began shooting in early 2010. The production company has said this is a proof of concept which will see Casimir Effect developed into a TV series. In June 2011, Gareth appeared as a main character in the Syfy movie Red Faction: Origins based on the video games.
On 30 October 2012, David-Lloyd started appearing on Holby City, in a role he played until January 2013. David-Lloyd married Gemma James in 2010. The couple have a daughter, Lily, and a son, Eli. The band participated in Sex, Wales, and Anarchy on 20 April 2008, and Orgee on 3 May 2008, at the University of Wales Institute Cardiff. Gareth stars in Dr Who’s dark, sexy spin-off”. Archived from the original on 2 January 2013. Archived from the original on 23 December 2008.