Popular stand up comedian and actor, Boyd began his career in Edmonton, Alberta as a teenager. He has toured across Canada and is one of the favorite alternative comedians on the scene. In addition to stand-up comedy Banks is a well known character actor. He is often recognized as a familiar face from several “zombie” movies including Dawn of the Dead and Land of the Dead. Boyd can also be seen in movies such as Jackie Chan’s Tuxedo, Harold and Kumar Go to White Castle and the critically acclaimed Lars and the Real Girl. He has also appeared on many television series and movies of the weeks including CBC’s Little Mosque on the Prairie and the new ABC series Happy Town.