Steven Mackintosh was born in Cambridge, England on April 30th, 1967. He first performed as Dopey in Snow White and the Seven Dwarves
while attending Sawston Village College. He entered The Sylvia Young Theatre School in 1980 and his first professionnal part in The Number of the Beast
quickly followed, only six weeks after joining this school. Later, he went on to Hills Road College in Cambridge, but decided to postpone his college life to concentrate on the stage. After getting his Equity Membership Steven was invited to join the National Theatre with them he performed in various Shakespearean plays and toured Japan and Greece. He married Lisa Jacobs
in 1989 and they have two daughters: Martha and Blythe.