Neil Newbon

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Neil Newbon
Born Neil Newbon
(1978-08-14) 14 August 1978 (age 38)
Birmingham, England
Occupation Actor
Years active 1993–present

Neil Newbon (born 14 August 1978) is an English actor.


Newbon was born in Birmingham, England, the son of ITV sportscaster Gary Newbon. His twin brother Lawrence also works in the film and television industry as a cameraman.[1]

Professional career[edit]

Newbon has appeared in numerous films. He recently played the voice role of the Zeppelin Captain in Jackboots on Whitehall, starring Ewan McGregor. In 2006, he starred in the music video for "You Got the Love" (Now Voyager Mix) by The Source and Candi Staton. In early 2009, he starred in the music video for "Kingdom of Rust" by Manchester-based indie rock group Doves.[2] In 2012, Newbon joined the cast of Channel 4 soap opera Hollyoaks playing the role of Walker.[3]

Newbon has revealed that he is being used as the performance capture artist for Nyx Ulric in Kingsglaive: Final Fantasy XV. He will also be voicing a separate character in the feature film.[4]



  1. ^ "Neil Newbon : Actor". UK screen. Retrieved 2010-07-30. 
  2. ^ "Neil Newbon Videos". NME. 
  3. ^ Kilkelly, Daniel (8 May 2012). "'Hollyoaks' newcomer Neil Newbon talks Walker role - interview". Digital Spy. (Hearst Magazines UK). Retrieved 8 August 2012. 
  4. ^ a b "Kingsglaive: Final Fantasy XV Cast, Everything We Know So Far". Final Fantasy Union. 2016-06-01. Retrieved 2016-06-01. 

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