Lionel Boyce as “Marcus” | The Bear on FX

Lionel Boyce


Lionel Boyce stars as "Marcus." Resident affable baker at The Original Beef of Chicagoland, Marcus becomes inspired by Carmy and Sydney’s high stakes stories of genius innovation in the fine dining world.

Career Highlights

Boyce is a multi-talented writer, actor and producer. He created, executive produced and starred in all three seasons of Adult Swim’s sketch comedy series Loiter Squad. In 2015, he partnered with Tyler, the Creator to form Bald Fade Productions, which now has a first-look deal with Sony Pictures Television for scripted, unscripted and new media projects. The company produced the hit animated series The Jellies, which aired on Adult Swim. Boyce also wrote, executive produced and voiced several characters in the series. Bald Fade Productions has several projects in development, including the upcoming animated comedy Shell Beach at FOX. 

In addition to his original content, Boyce has also recurred in the SundanceTV series Hap and Leonard and served as a creator and executive producer of the unscripted series Jasper and Errol’s First Time with Jeff Tremaine’s Gorilla Flicks for Viceland. 

His favorite dog is a Harlequin Great Dane and though he has never owned one, he insists on this being in his bio.

Liza Colón-Zayas

as Tina

Tina is deeply skeptical of both Carmy and Sydney, and initially resists change.