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Fast Facts

  • Wanted to be a professional soccer player, but decided to pursue acting after suffering a back injury.
  • Got his start with the National Youth Theatre of Great Britain.
  • Won critical acclaim for his performance in the stage production of  Polly Stenham's That Face.
  • Appeared alongside Doctor Who alumnus Billie Piper in the made-for-TV adaptations of Philip Pullman's novels The Ruby in the Smoke and The Shadow in the North. He also made a guest appearance in an episode of  Piper's Secret Diary of a Call Girl.
  • In 2009, he was cast as the 11th incarnation of the title character in the BBC series Doctor Who.

Relationships

  • Daisy Lowe — Ex-significant Other
  • Lily James — Significant Other

College

  • Attended University of East Anglia, Norwich, Norfolk, England

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Details

  • Birth Name: Matthew Smith
  • Birth Place: Northampton, Northamptonshire, England
  • Birthday: October 28, 1982, Scorpio
  • Profession: Actor

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