Matt Smith

Who is Matt Smith?

Matt Smith is an English actor who has worked in this entertainment field since 2003. It has been 17 years since he worked as an actor, and to date, he has actively been involved here. He is well-known for his portrayal in the Netflix series ‘The Crown’ as of Prince Philip. This actor initially wanted to become a football player, but he could not fulfill this dream of being a sports person due to his back injury. So he studied drama and pursued his career in acting. Matt started his acting role by performing in a stage play, and after three years, he finally earned a position in television series and films. Moreover, he has also received prestigious nominations and accolades for his acting skills.

Quick Info 
Full NameMatthew Robert Smith
Birth Date28 October 1982
Birth PlaceNorthampton, England
Parents NameDavid Smith
Lynne Smith
Laura Jayne Smith- sister
GirlfriendsBillie Piper (2006)
Mayana Moura (2009 to 2008)
Lily James (2014-2019)
Net Worth 2020$9 million
Height and Weight5 feet and 11½ inches (182cm/1.82m)
73 kg (161lbs

Matt Smith


Matt Smith’s full name is Matthew Robert Smith, born on 28 October 1982 in Northampton, England. He was taken to parents David Smith and Lynne Smith. Moreover, he grew alongside his sister Laura Jayne Smith who is also a model. Smith is currently 38 years old with a Scorpio star sign.

Nationality and Physical Stats

Matt Smith holds British nationality, and per his ethnicity, he is White. He does not believe in any religion and is an atheist. Besides this, he stands 5 feet and 11½ inches (182cm/1.82m) tall and weighs around 73 kg (161lbs). He has an average body type measuring 38-13-30 inches, respectively. Additionally, he has a strong define jawline with a pair of green-colored eyes and light dark brown hair color.

Education/Early Life

Matt Smith did his schooling at Northampton School, which is an all-boys school. During his teenage, he was very much interested in playing football. He also played for different teams like ‘Leicester City,’ ‘Nottingham Forest,’ and ‘Northampton Town.’ Sadly, due to his back injury, he couldn’t continue his football playing career.

Matt then joined an acting school at National Youth Theatre, where he studied acting. Likewise, after he graduated from school, he enrolled at the University of East Anglia. He studied drama and creative writing and graduated in 2005.

Personal Life

Matt Smith previously dated actress and singer like Billie Piper in 2006, Mayana Moura from 2009 to 2008, and Daisy Lowe from 2010 to 2011. His recent relationship was with an actress Lily James. They started their relationship in 2014 and broke up in 2019 after dating for 5 years.

Matt Smith


Matt Smith is not active on any social media platforms. 


Stage and Television series

Matt Smith started his acting career by performing on stage. His debut stage play was ‘Murder in the Cathedral’ in 2003 at National Youth Theatre. Likewise, he continued doing stage plays to date, and his recent stage play was ‘Lungs’ at Brooklyn Academy of Music. After appearing in a stage play for three years, he gained the television role in the 2006 television film ‘The Ruby in the Smoke’ as Jim Taylor. Similarly, in 2007 he appeared in one television film, ‘The Shadow in the North,’ and three TV series. After doing this, he directly appeared in the 2009 series ‘Moses Jones’ in three episodes.

Likewise, Matt received a notable success in the 2010 series ‘Doctor Who,’ where he portrayed the role of Eleventh Doctor. In this series, he was one of the youngest actors to play the doctor’s position, which ran through 2014. Through this series, he came through many gossips about his co-actress, Karen Gillan. Meanwhile, he also appeared in the television film ‘The Five(ish) Doctors Reboot’ in 2013. Furthermore, another successful series through which he gained international fame is ‘The Crown’ in 2016. He was cast as Prince Philip appearing in 20 episodes till 2017.

Films of Matt Smith

Matt Smith landed his big-screen role in the 2008 film ‘In Bruges,’ but sadly, his part was deleted. After two years, he made a comeback in the film industry with a science fiction film, ‘Womb’ as Thomas, where he shared the screen with Eva Green. The next year, he appeared in a BBC television film ‘Christopher and His Kind’ in a titular role. Likewise, he also became the main cast of the film ‘Bert and Dickie’ as Bert in 2012. In 2014 and 2015, he played films like ‘Lost River’ and ‘Terminator Genisys.’

Additionally, in 2016 he was one of the cast of history action, comedy, horror film ‘Pride and Prejudice and Zombies.’ Lily James, Sam Riley, Jack Huston, Bella Heathcote, etc., were cast in this film. He then appeared in three back-to-back movies in 2018. Likewise, he also portrayed the role of Martin Bright in a docu-drama film called ‘Official Secrets’ in 2019. Moreover, his last played film is ‘His House’ as Mark.

Matt Smith


Matt Smith has won SFX Awards for his acting role in ‘Doctor Who’ in 2011 and ‘Pride and Prejudice and Zombies’ in 2012 and 2016. Moreover, he has also received a Primetime Emmy Award nomination for his work ‘The Crown’ in 2018.

Net Worth of Matt Smith

Matt Smith is an adorable actor who has a huge fan base. He is living a lavish lifestyle. His estimated net worth as of 2020 is $9 million.


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