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Matt Smith is an English actor who shot to fame in the UK aged 26 when he was cast by producer Steven Moffat as the Eleventh Doctor in the BBC's iconic science-fiction adventure series Doctor Who (2005). Matthew Robert Smith was born and raised in Northampton, the son of Lynne (Fidler) and David Smith. He was educated at Northampton School For Boys... See full bio »

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Christopher and His Kind Christopher Isherwood


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 2017/II Patient Zero (post-production)
  Mapplethorpe (pre-production)
Robert Mapplethorpe
 2015 Terminator Genisys
Alex (as Matthew Smith)
 2010-2014 Doctor Who (TV Series)
The Doctor
- Deep Breath (2014) ... The Doctor
- The Inforarium (2013) ... The Doctor (uncredited)
- Rain Gods (2013) ... The Doctor (uncredited)
 2014 Lost River
 2013 The Science of Doctor Who (TV Movie documentary)
The Doctor
 2013 An Adventure in Space and Time (TV Movie)
The Doctor (uncredited)
 2012 Doctor Who in America
The Doctor / Himself
 2012 Pond Life (TV Mini-Series short)
The Doctor
- Part 5 (2012) ... The Doctor
- Part 4 (2012) ... The Doctor
- Part 2 (2012) ... The Doctor
- Part 1 (2012) ... The Doctor
 2012 Bert & Dickie
Bert Bushnell
 2012 Doctor Who: The Eternity Clock (Video Game)
The Doctor (voice)
 2011 Night and the Doctor (TV Mini-Series short)
The Doctor
- Last Night (2011) ... The Doctor (uncredited)
- First Night (2011) ... The Doctor (uncredited)
- Good Night (2011) ... The Doctor (uncredited)
- Bad Night (2011) ... The Doctor (uncredited)
 2010 Doctor Who: Return to Earth (Video Game)
The Doctor (voice)
 2010 Doctor Who: Evacuation Earth (Video Game)
The Doctor (voice)
 2010 Meanwhile in the TARDIS, Part 1 (Video)
The Doctor
 2010 Meanwhile in the TARDIS, Part 2 (Video)
The Doctor
 2010 Womb
 2009/II Together (Short)
 2009 Moses Jones (TV Mini-Series)
Dan Twentyman
 2008 In Bruges
Young Harry Waters (uncredited)
 2007 The Street (TV Series)
Ian Hanley
- Episode #2.4 (2007) ... Ian Hanley
- Episode #2.3 (2007) ... Ian Hanley
 2007 Secret Diary of a Call Girl (TV Series)
- Episode #1.6 (2007) ... Tim
 2006 The Ruby in the Smoke (TV Movie)
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Other Works:

Played Arnold in "Fresh Kills", a new play by Elyzabeth Gregory Wilder - Royal Court Theatre, London (2004). See more »

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2 Interviews | 5 Articles | 5 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

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Matthew Smith


5' 11½" (1.82 m)

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What struck me about Lis [Elisabeth Sladen] was her grace. She welcomed me, educated me, and delighted me with her tales and adventures on Doctor Who. And she also seemed to have a quality of youth that not many people retain as they go through life. Her grace and kindness will stay with me because she had such qualities in abundance and shared them freely... I will miss her, as will the world of... See more »


Before being cast as the Doctor, he auditioned for the part of John Watson on Sherlock (2010)' but was rejected for being too eccentric. Steven Moffat claimed that Smith would have been a good Sherlock if Benedict Cumberbatch had not been cast already. See more »


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