Two times National Television Award, United Kingdom winner Matt Smith is a British actor who is best known as the eleventh incarnation of the Doctor in the series Doctor Who. He is also popular for playing Prince Philip in the Netflix original series The Crown, starring Olivia Colman.
Besides that, he has acted in movies like Terminator Genisys, Christopher and His Kind, Pride, and Prejudice and Zombies, and Bert and Dickie.
What is Matt Smith’s Net Worth?
The Queen Palm International Film Festival winning actor has an estimated net worth of $11 million which mostly comes from the salary he received from the TV series that he has been on a few handful movies. He signed a £600,000 ($786,000) with the producers of Doctor Who for three years.
According to Celebworth, Matt Smith’s annual salary is calculated to be $2 million whereas his monthly salary is $120,000.
It was once reported that he was paid way more than Claire Foy for his role in The Crown, starring Helena Bonham Carter and Josh O’Connor. Foy’s salary per episode was $40,000.
Matt Smith bought a house in Highgate, North London in 2012 after paying £775,000 ($1.01 million).
Matt Smith is TV shows and Movies
He made his career debut with the role of Jim the TV movie Sally Lockhart Mysteries: The Ruby in the Smoke (2006) and then quickly landed roles in TV series like Masterpiece Classic and Party Animals.
He is best known as the eleventh Doctor in the BBC series Doctor Who after replacing David Tennant. During the time he also auditioned for the role of Sherlock Holmes in the series Sherlock, which was later played by Benedict Cumberbatch.
Matt is also popular for playing Prince Phillip in Netflix‘s The Crown. He has appeared in the first two seasons of the sitcom.
Besides TV series he has also acted in a few handful movies like In Burges, starring Ralph Fiennes, Lost River, directed by Ryan Gosling featuring Eva Mendes and Saoirse Ronan, Terminator Genisys, alongside Arnold Schwarzenegger, Emilia Clarke, and J. K. Simmons, and Patient Zero, with Natalie Dormer.
Matt Smith’s Biography
He was born as Matthew Robert Smith on 28th October 1982 in Northampton, England to David Smith and Lynne Smith. He has a younger sister named Laura Jayne. Matt is of British nationality and his ethnicity is white.
He studied at the Northampton School for Boys and later enrolled in the University of East Anglia where he studied at the Drama and Creative Writing. He also studied acting at the National Youth Theatre.
The 37 years old actor hasn’t been married yet but is currently in a relationship with actress Lily James. He has also been relationships with Billie Piper, Mayana Moura, and Daisy Lowe.