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Full Name: Kyal Reese Marsh
Nick Name: "Marshy"
Date of Birth: Sunday 16th August 1987
Place of Birth: Clare, near Adelaide, South Australia, Australia.
2007 to present - London, UK (sharing a house with Ben Nicholas and another Australian?).
1987 to 2007 - East Melbourne, Victoria, Australia.
Height: 180cm / 5'10"
Hair: Dark blonde
Father - Terry, a shop fitter.
Mother - Karen.
Younger Sister - Cobi Jaye.
Dogs - 2 Samoyed dogs called Kimba and Storm.
Cat - Tatti (Cobi's).
Current - Charlotte Jackson
Past - Megan Harrington, Jessica (Jess) Zukerman.
Years 1-6: St Luke's, Blackburn, Melbourne.
Years 9-10: Wesley College, Melbourne.
Kyal's first acting role was in a commercial for Shell back in January 2000. Afterwards he did various other commercials and had some minor roles on TV including a part on the mini-series Secret Life. During this time he also did some modeling for Australian catalogues such as K-Mart, Target and Fossey's. In 2002 he was cast in the role of Boyd Hoyland in the long running Australian TV soap Neighbours. Kyal made his first appearance in June 2002. Initially Boyd was only a guest character but soon he was made permanent.
It was announced in February 2007 that Boyd would be written out of Neighbours. Kyal filmed his final Neighbours scenes in April 2007.
Kyal then flew to the UK for a publicity tour which included appearances at numerous student union bars.
In July 2007 Kyal and Ben Nicholas presented a series of Neighbours Revealed documentaries on BBC3.
In the autumn of 2007 Kyal took part in and won the British celebrity reality show Cirque de Celebrite.
Hobbies: Surfing, kiteboarding, surfing, skating, surfing, wakeboarding, surfing, snowboarding, surfing, swimming and surfing.
Favourite Types of Music: Hip hop, rap, rock, house and techno.
Favourite Bands: Dr Dre, Snoop Dog, Eminem.
Favourite Film: Chopper.
Favourite TV shows: Simpsons, Southpark.
Favourite Actor: Al Pacino.
Favourite Aussie Rules team: Adelaide Crows, of course.
Favourite Food: Nasi goreng and noodles.
Favourite Holiday Destination: Indonesia or the Maldives.
Favourite Clothing: Board-shorts and singlets.
Favourite Wesbite: www.surfshop.com.au (awww, not KMO?).
Favourite Colour: Blue.