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Matthew Robert Smith (born 28 October 1982) is an English stage and television actor. He is known for his role as the eleventh incarnation of the Doctor in the British television series Doctor Who, for which he received a BAFTA Award nomination in 2011. He initially aspired to be a professional footballer, but a back injury forced him out of the sport. After joining the National Youth Theatre and studying Drama and Creative Writing at the University of East Anglia, Smith became an actor in 2003, performing in plays like Murder in the Cathedral, Fresh Kills, The History Boys and On the Shore of the Wide World in London theatres. Extending his repertoire into West End theatre, he has since performed in the stage adaptation of Swimming with Sharks with Christian Slater, followed a year later by a critically acclaimed performance as Henry in That Face. Before his role in Doctor Who, Smith's first television role came in 2006 as Jim Taylor in the BBC adaptations of Phillip Pullman's The Ruby in the Smoke and The Shadow in the North while his first major role in television came as Danny in the 2007 BBC series Party Animals. Smith, who was cast as the eleventh incarnation of the Doctor in January 2009, is the youngest person to play the character in the British television series. He has most recently appeared in the 2011 BBC television film Christopher and His Kind playing Christopher Isherwood.

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Matthew Robert Smith (born 28 October 1982) is an English stage and television actor. He is known for his role as the eleventh incarnation of the Doctor in the British television series Doctor Who, for which he received a BAFTA Award nomination in 2011. He initially aspired to be a professional footballer, but a back injury forced him out of the sport. After joining the National Youth Theatre and studying Drama and Creative Writing at the University of East Anglia, Smith became an actor in 2003, performing in plays like Murder in the Cathedral, Fresh Kills, The History Boys and On the Shore of the Wide World in London theatres. Extending his repertoire into West End theatre, he has since performed in the stage adaptation of Swimming with Sharks with Christian Slater, followed a year later by a critically acclaimed performance as Henry in That Face. Before his role in Doctor Who, Smith's first television role came in 2006 as Jim Taylor in the BBC adaptations of Phillip Pullman's The Ruby in the Smoke and The Shadow in the North while his first major role in television came as Danny in the 2007 BBC series Party Animals. Smith, who was cast as the eleventh incarnation of the Doctor in January 2009, is the youngest person to play the character in the British television series. He has most recently appeared in the 2011 BBC television film Christopher and His Kind playing Christopher Isherwood.

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Personal Info

Gender Male

Known Credits 49

Birthday 1982-10-28

Place of Birth Northampton, Northamptonshire, England, UK

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Acting TV ShowsMovies

2017 Patient Zero as Morgan
2016 The Crown(10 episodes) as Philip Mountbatten, Duke of Edinburgh
2016 Pride and Prejudice and Zombies as Parson Collins
2015 Terminator Genisys as Alex
2015 Lost River as Bully
2014 Doctor Who: Deep Breath as The Doctor
2013 Doctor Who: The Time of the Doctor as The Doctor
2013 WHOLOCK as The Doctor
2013 The Five(ish) Doctors Reboot as himself
2013 Doctor Who: The Day of the Doctor as The Doctor
2012 Doctor Who: The Snowmen as The Doctor (11)
2012 Bert & Dickie as Bert Bushnell
2011 Christopher and His Kind as Christopher Isherwood
2011 Doctor Who: Space and Time as The Doctor
2011 OK! TV(1 episode)
2010 Doctor Who: A Christmas Carol as The Doctor
2010 Doctor Who: The Pandorica Opens as The Doctor
2010 Womb as Thomas
2010 Doctor Who: The Lodger as The Doctor
2010 Doctor Who: The Big Bang as the Doctor
2010 Doctor Who: The Hungry Earth as The Doctor
2010 Doctor Who: Vincent and the Doctor as The Doctor
2010 Doctor Who: Amy's Choice as The Doctor
2010 Doctor Who: Cold Blood as The Doctor
2010 Doctor Who: The Vampires of Venice as The Doctor
2010 Doctor Who: Flesh and Stone as The Doctor
2010 Doctor Who: The Time of Angels as The Doctor
2010 Doctor Who: Victory of the Daleks as The Doctor
2010 Doctor Who: The Beast Below as The Doctor
2010 Doctor Who: The Eleventh Hour as The Doctor
2009 Doctor Who: The End of Time as The Doctor
2009 Together as Rob
2009 Moses Jones as Dan Twentyman
2009 Moses Jones(3 episodes) as Dan Twentyman
2008 In Bruges as Young Harry Waters (uncredited)
2007 Secret Diary of a Call Girl(1 episode)
2007 The Shadow in the North as Jim Taylor
2007 The Graham Norton Show(1 episode) as Himself
2007 Party Animals
2007 Party Animals(8 episodes) as Danny Foster
2006 The Ruby in the Smoke as Jim Taylor
2006 The Sally Lockhart Mysteries(2 episodes) as Jim Taylor
2006 Outsourced as Dave
2006 The One Show(2 episodes)
2006 The Street(1 episode)
2005 Doctor Who(40 episodes) as The Doctor
2005 Doctor Who(1 episode) as The Eleventh Doctor
2002 Top Gear(1 episode) as Himself
1900 Mapplethorpe as Robert Mapplethorpe

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2015 Steve McQueen: The Man & Le MansDirector of Photography

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