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Matthew Gray Gubler Biography

Birth Name:
Matthew Gray Gubler
Birth Place:
Las Vegas, Nevada, United States
Profession
Actor, director, model

Fast Facts

  • Modeled for Louis Vuitton, Marc Jacobs and Burberry, among others, before his acting career took off
  • Landed an internship with writer-director Wes Anderson, which led to his big-screen debut, a bit part in 2004 comedy The Life Aquatic with Steve Zissou
  • Best known for his role as Dr
  • Spencer Reid on ABC crime drama Criminal Minds
  • Has directed several short films, including The Cactus That Looked Just Like a Man and Claude: A Symphony of Horror, as well as The Killers' 2007 Christmas video "Don't Shoot Me Santa
  • " Regularly wears mismatched socks for good luck, on the childhood advice of his grandmother

Awards

    Relationships

    • John Gubler -- Father
    • Maxwell Kelch -- Grandfather
    • Laura Belle -- Grandmother
    • Marilyn Gubler -- Mother
    • Laura Dahl -- Sister