Birth Name: Tobias Alistair Patrick Kebbell
Place of Birth: Pontefract, Yorkshire, England, U.K.
Date of Birth: 9 July, 1982
Ethnicity: English, Scottish, Irish
Toby Kebbell is a British actor. His films include Control, RocknRolla, Prince of Persia: The Sands of Time, Ben-Hur, A Monster Calls, and Kong: Skull Island, among many others.
He is the son of Michelle and Robert Kebbell. He has English, Scottish, and Irish, ancestry. Toby was raised Catholic. His father, the son of white, English, parents, was raised in Zimbabwe, then called Rhodesia, with his family later moving to Australia. Toby is married to Arielle Wyatt, with whom he has one child.
Toby’s patrilineal line traces to Lionel Kibbell, who was born, c. the 1650s, in England.
Toby’s paternal grandfather was Leonard William Kebbell (the son of John Falconer Kebbell and Nora Arline Gorman). Leonard was born in Kensington, London, England, of mostly English descent, with some Irish and Scottish roots. John was the son of George Kebbell and Amelia Keith Falconer. Nora was the daughter of Colin Johnston Gorman and Emily Jane Young.
Toby’s paternal grandmother was Lilian Joan Coombs (the daughter of Walter Joseph Coombs and Elizabeth Rebecca Winfield). Lilian was born in Poplar, London, England. Walter was the son of Ernest Charles Coombs and Eliza Harriett Dennett. Toby’s great-grandmother Elizabeth Winfield was the daughter of William Patrick Winfield and Jessie Piggott.
Toby’s maternal grandfather was named Arthur J. D. Mathers.
Toby’s maternal grandmother was Felicity Edith Fennell (the daughter of Arthur Barney Fennell and Violet Edith Brown). Arthur was the son of Frederick Fennell and Susan Mattey. Violet was the daughter of James William Brown, who was born in Kilwinning, Ayrshire, Scotland, and of Helen Hodge, who was born in Bathgate, Linlithgowshire, Scotland.
Toby is a second cousin of screenwriter and director Emerald Fennell. Toby’s maternal great-grandparents, Arthur Barney Fennell and Violet Edith Brown, were also Emerald’s paternal great-grandparents.