Benedict Lloyd-Hughes (born 14 April 1988) is a British actor. He is known for portraying Josh Stock in the British series Skins (2007) and for his role as Will in the film Divergent (2014).

Ben Lloyd-Hughes
Benedict Lloyd-Hughes

(1988-04-14) 14 April 1988 (age 31)
London, England, UK
Alma materGuildhall School of Music and Drama
Years active2006–present
RelativesHenry Lloyd-Hughes (brother)

Personal lifeEdit

Lloyd-Hughes was born in 1988 in London, the son of Lucy Appleby and Timothy Lloyd-Hughes. He has an older brother, actor Henry Lloyd-Hughes. They both acted in Miliband of Brothers. In 2011 he finished his acting training at the Guildhall School of Music and Drama in London. Fred Macpherson, lead singer of the band Spector, and formerly of Les Incompétents and Ox.Eagle.Lion.Man, is his cousin.[1]



Year Title Role Notes
2009 Tormented Jez
2009 The First Days of Spring Young Ethan
2010 Miliband of Brothers Ed Miliband Together with Henry Lloyd-Hughes (brother)
2012 The Scapegoat Myerson
2012 Great Expectations Bentley Drummel
2013 Tom & Issy Eric Short film
2014 Divergent Will
2016 Me Before You Rupert Collins
2017 Breathe Dr. Don McQueen
2018 The King's Daughter Jean-Michel Lintillac Completed
2018 Malevolent Jackson Originally called "Hush" and was filmed in 2015 proposed to be released in 2016 but due to many legal issues was delayed and renamed "Malevolent"


Year Title Role Notes
2006 Genie in the House Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
2006 A Touch of Frost Student
2007 Casualty Colm Roach
2007 Skins Josh Stock
2008 Roman Mysteries Gaius Valerius Flaccus 2 episodes
2008 Personal Affairs Dominic Fitzwallace
2011 The Hour Ralph Sherwin
2011 Young James Herriot Rob McAloon
2015 Life in Squares Bunny (younger) 2 episodes
2015 The Eichmann Show Alan Rosenthal
2016 War & Peace Tsar Alexander 3 episodes


  • 2012: The Way of the World


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