About Matt Smith
It has been stated that the overall estimate of Matt Smith net worth reaches 6 million dollars, as of right now. He has accumulated his net worth because of his career as an actor. Matt Smith became mostly known when he got the role of the Eleventh Doctor in the series on BBC called “Doctor Who”. In 2011 for his work on this show the actor was nominated for a BAFTA Award. The series have also increased the total sum of Matt Smith net worth by a mile.
Before he became an actor, Matt Smith dreamt of becoming a professional football player, however, an injury prevented him to continue his career in football. Thus, he turned to acting and first performed with the National Youth Theatre. Matt Smith was a student at the University of East Anglia, where he attended Drama and Creative Writing lessons. In 2003 he became a professional actor when he appeared in many plays in London theater stage, such as “The History Boys”, “On the Shore of the Wide World”, “Fresh Kills” and “Murder in the Cathedral”. Later, he expanded his theatre work with his appearances in plays in West End, such as “That Face”, where he played the role of Henry, and “Swimming with Sharks”, in which he appeared with Christian Slater.
Before he started to appear in “Doctor Who”, Matt Smith has appeared in other TV shows, too. In 2006 he got his first TV part which was as Jim Taylor in the BBC show called “The Ruby in the Smoke”. Later, he also appeared in “The Shadow in the North”. The first bigger TV role he got when he was chosen for the role of Danny in the BBC production called “Part Animals”.
In 2009 when he got the role of the Eleventh Doctor on “Doctor Who”, he became the youngest person to appear as such. He stopped appearing in the show in 2013, but it added up a lot of revenues to the overall amount of Matt Smith net worth. In 2015 he made an appearance in “Terminator Genisys” and he will be appearing in the sequels of this production, too, thus, it is also believed that they will increase the current amount of Matt Smith net worth even more.
The actor was born in 1982 in Northampton, where he grew up. Matt Smith was a student at Northampton School of Boys. As it has been mentioned, Matt Smith firstly wanted to be a professional football player and played for the teams of Nottingham Forest, Northampton Town and Leicester City. However, when he suffered a back injury, he turned to acting. He was motivated to appear in a school play by his drama teacher. The first play in which he appeared was called “Twelve Angry Men”. His drama teacher was also the one who encouraged him to study at the National Youth Theatre in London. In 2005 he finally graduated from the University of East Anglia, where he was studying drama and creative writing. Because of his successful appearances in theater plays, Matt Smith later turned to TV work and appearances in films.