Shane Taylor

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Shane Taylor
Born (1974-03-13) March 13, 1974 (age 40)
Dover, Kent, England
Occupation Actor
Years active 1999 - Present
Spouse(s) Ashley McKinney

Shane Taylor (born 13 March 1974) is an English television and screen actor. He is best known for his portrayal of medic Eugene 'Doc' Roe in the HBO/BBC World War II miniseries Band of Brothers.


Taylor attended the Webber Douglas Academy of Dramatic Art in London and received the Cameron Mackintosh Scholarship Award. He has appeared in episodes of TV series such as Where the Heart Is and Dangerfield.

He voices the character "Goh" in the 2006 video game Shinobido: Way of the Ninja. In 2009 he appeared in the BBC adaptation of John Wyndham's The Day of the Triffids with Brian Cox and Vanessa Redgrave, as well as in the 2009 film Bomber. In 2010 Taylor appeared alongside Danny Dyer in the British horror film Devil's Playground. Shane Taylor played the regular role of Craig Hanson in the Sky 1 series, Strike Back: Vengeance, in 2012.

In 2013 Shane can be seen on the BBC television series Quirke as Andy Stafford, a 50s crime noir, starring Gabriel Byrne and Michael Gambon. And as Miklos Horthy Jnr in the WWII feature film, Walking With The Enemy, starring Jonas Armstrong, William Hope and Ben Kingsley. He is married to Ashley McKinney, and they have two children.


Year Title Role Notes
2013 Walking with the Enemy Miklos Horthy Jnr
2013 Quirke Andy Stafford
2012 Strike Back: Vengeance Craig Hanson
2010 Devil's Playground Geoffrey
2009 The Day of the Triffids Osman
2009 Bomber Ross
2005 Shinobido Goh 'The Crow' Video Game
2004 Comedy Lab Grant
2001 Band of Brothers Cpl. Eugene G. Roe
2000 Room to Rent Fernando
2000 P.O.V. Harry
1999 Dangerfield James Bassett
1999 Where the Heart Is Ralph
1999 All Along the Watchtower RAF Driver

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