Matt Smith is an English actor who is best known for his extraordinary acting skills and theatre performances. He also won an Emmy Award nomination in his acting career. He got recognition and fame after the role of the eleventh doctor he played in a TV series.
As of 2024, Matt Smith's net worth is estimated to be $9 million.
|Matthew Robert Smith
|Source(s) of Fame
|Date of Birth
|October 28, 1982
|Place of Birth
Matt Smith was born on the 28th of October, 1982 in Northampton, United Kingdom. His parents are David Smith and Lynne Fidler. He got admission to a local school in Northampton. He was quite interested in Sports but a serious injury destroyed all of his plans and goals. He played a small role in his school production named ‘Twelve Angry Men’ after being forced by his teacher. That little role ended up sparking a love for acting in his heart. He also became a part of the National Youth Theatre in London. Later, he went to the University of East Anglia to study creative writing and drama. He also graduated from there on the request as he was busy in his acting ventures.
Matt Smith played multiple roles in theatre plays. He made his first appearance on television by acting in ‘The Ruby In The Smoke’. He did a lot of small appearances and roles in Television dramas that include Party Animals, The Street, and Secret Diary of a Call Girl. His on-stage performance was the role of ‘Henry’ he played in ‘That Face’. He got positive reviews for his performance from the critics of ‘Daily Express’, ‘The Times’, ‘Evening Standard’, and ‘The Guardian’.
In 2008, he made his first appearance on the big screen in a black comedy film ‘In Bruges’. Unfortunately, his role was deleted from the movie after which he signed another short film, ‘Together’. He played versatile roles in different movies which include ‘Pride and Prejudice and Zombies’, ‘Christopher and His Kind’, and ‘Lost River’. He was cast for a Crime drama ‘Moses Jones’ in 2009.
He didn’t get the recognition he deserved until he signed up for the role of Eleventh Doctor in a popular series ‘Doctor Who’. He was the youngest actor who was taken for this kind of role in the series. Before him, Peter Davison was included in the cast at the age of 29. He continued acting in his series from 2010 to 2013. He was the first actor in the series who got the nomination for the Award. He received a lot of recognition from the critics and his popularity started rising after that. He also directed a short film, Cargese, which went on air Sky Arts in 2013. He also acted in ‘The Crown’, ‘Unreachable’, ‘Terminator Genisys’, and a lot more.
Matt Smith is an atheist. He loves the blend of traveling and music. He is considered to be one of the well-dressed celebrities. He has been involved in a relationship with Mayana Moura who was a Brazilian actress. The relationship only lasted for one year and later, he started dating a model, Daisy Lowe. They were seen with each other on and off for four years from 2010 to 2014. He also faced controversy because his naked photos with Daisy got leaked online.
From 2014 onwards, he dated the actress Lily James. They broke up in 2019 but revived their relationship in 2020. There are speculations that he is now dating Caroline Brady but the duo hasn’t announced it publically. It seems that Matt doesn’t want his personal life to be in the public domain now. He might be avoiding the limelight as he doesn’t want to be a part of any controversy after the one he has faced. He is focused on his career and his fans are also looking forward to seeing him in his upcoming projects.
It is difficult to find any trace of Matt Smith’s personal life, lifestyle, and current relationship status as he is not active on any social media platform. He has declared publically that social media is not his thing. He prefers to keep his head up and enjoy his surroundings instead of spending time looking down at his phone.
Matt Smith is one of the few actors who got recognition at such a young age. His acting skills and versatility have helped him win the hearts of millions of followers.