Comedian, singer, and popular Welsh entertainer. He published his autobiography, Max Boyce in the Mad Pursuit of Applause, in 1987.
He earned a degree in mining engineering. He later began his career as a comic by performing in local sports clubs.
He played the role of Jack in Jack and the Beanstalk, which debuted at the Alhambra Theatre in Bradford in 1990.
He married and had two children.
He appeared in a show that was watched by Welsh icon Gareth Edwards.