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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). Smith was born in Northampton and was educated at Northampton School For Boys. He studied Drama and Creative Writing at the University of East ... See full bio »
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 2016 The Crown (TV Series) (pre-production)
Philip Mountbatten, Duke of Edinburgh
 2015 Terminator Genisys
Alex (as Matthew Smith)
 2014 Lost River
Bully
 2013 The Science of Doctor Who (TV Movie documentary)
The Doctor
 2013 An Adventure in Space and Time (TV Movie)
The Doctor (uncredited)
 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
- First Night (2011) ... The Doctor
- Good Night (2011) ... The Doctor
- Bad Night (2011) ... The Doctor
 2010 Doctor Who: Return to Earth (Video Game)
The Doctor (voice)
 2010 Doctor Who: Evacuation Earth (Video Game)
The Doctor (voice)
 2010 Womb
Thomas
 2009/II Together (Short)
Rob
 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)
Tim
- Episode #1.6 (2007) ... Tim
 2006 The Ruby in the Smoke (TV Movie)
Jim Taylor
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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 »

Publicity Listings:

1 Interview | 5 Articles | 4 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

Alternate Names:

Matthew Smith

Height:

5' 11½" (1.82 m)
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[on Doctor Who (2005)] There was a backlash when I was cast. I was 26 and I was unknown. And people went "That is not Doctor Who". I always knew I wanted it to be quite physical and I wanted the comedy to be quite physical and I knew I wanted him to feel very clever but at the same time to not quite understand the human race. See more »

Trivia:

At 26, he was the youngest actor to be cast as the Doctor in the British sci-fi series Doctor Who (2005). The youngest had been Peter Davison, who was 29 when he was cast in 1981 in Doctor Who (1963). See more »

Trademark:

Strong defined Jawline See more »

Nickname:

Smithers

Star Sign:

Scorpio

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Why do they keep leaving? chivers677
Did not like him one bit as The Doctor... jeklor
Please be the doctor again I miss you xhammerx-625-327575
I'm calling it...he's gonna be huge! CancerGrly19
Matt Smith= Best Doctor Ever? Cyborg1989
Happy Birthday! martmare
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