Mathew Baynton is an English actor, writer, comedian, singer, and musician best known as a member of the British Horrible Histories troupe, in which he featured in the television series Horrible Histories; he has also appeared in Yonderland and Ghosts. He also co-created, wrote, and starred in the comedy The Wrong Mans. Deano in Gavin & Stacey, Chris Pitt-Goddard in Spy, Simon in Peep Show, and twin brothers Jamie Winton and Ariel Conroy in You, Me, and the Apocalypse are among his other notable television performances.
Mathew Baynton Bio
Mathew John Baynton was born on November 18, 1980. Baynton grew raised in the Essex town of Southend-on-Sea. He attended Southend High School for Boys. He graduated with honours from the Rose Bruford College of Speech and Drama and went on to study clowning at the École Philippe Gaulier in Paris. In an interview with Metro, Baynton stated his motivation: “The performing instinct came from making my family laugh, so I’ve always been drawn to the funny side of things.” Comedy is quite satisfying.”
Mathew Baynton Bio: Career
Baynton appeared in the first five seasons of the hit children’s television series Horrible Histories as a singer, actor, and sometimes writer. Baynton, along with the other five Horrible Histories cast members, is the creator, writer, and star of Yonderland, a family fantasy comedy series that aired on Sky1 on November 10, 2013. He co-starred in Bill, a BBC family comedy film largely based on the early life of William Shakespeare, who travels to London to pursue his ambition of becoming a writer. In 2019, the cast regrouped to produce the BBC series Ghosts, in which Baynton played a romantic poet named Thomas Thorne.
Baynton collaborated with friend and fellow Gavin & Stacey alumnus James Corden to produce, write, and appear in The Wrong Mans, a BBC Two comedy-thriller that debuted in the fall 2013. The series is co-produced by Hulu.com, an internet television provider in the United States, where it debuted in November 2013. The original six-part series was a critical and economic success, and a two-part sequel was shown in December 2014.
Deano in Gavin & Stacey, Chris in the Darren Boyd sitcom Spy, and William in the 2017 black comedy series Quacks are some more famous TV comedy roles.
He performed in a music video for Mercury Prize-nominated band The Bees in 2009. Baynton performed in the world premiere of Tom Basden’s piece Holes at the 2013 Edinburgh Fringe Festival. In the summer of 2014, he resumed his role as Gus in a London production of the same play. Baynton starred as Jamie Winton and his brother Ariel Conroy in Sky1’s science fiction comedy-drama miniseries You, Me, and the Apocalypse in late 2015.
Mathew Baynton Bio: Awards
Since 2006, Mathew Baynton has won and been nominated for several awards. For his work on The Bubonic Play, he received the Fringe Report Award. In 2010, he was awarded the British Academy Children’s Award for best writing for his work, Horrible Histories – Series 2. Horrible Histories – Series 2 won Best Sketch Show at the British Comedy Awards in 2011. In 2012, his piece The Wrong Mans received Best Writer – Comedy at the RTS Programme Awards.
Mathew Baynton’s Age
Mathew John Baynton was born on November 18, 1980. He is currently 42 years old and his horoscope is Scorpio. Mathew, being a Scorpio, has an instinctive fire and passion that flows perfectly into the big screen. His performances are distinguished by a depth of heart and a captivating presence that captivates the audience from the time he arrives on screen.
Mathew Baynton Height
Mathew Baynton stands about 1.78 m tall.
Where is Mathew Baynton from?
Baynton hails from Southend-on-Sea, Essex. Southend-on-Sea is a resort town on the Thames Estuary in Essex, southeast England. The long Southend Pier is serviced by a small train and has a museum at its shore end.
Mathew Baynton Education
He attended Southend High School for Boys. He graduated with honours from the Rose Bruford College of Speech and Drama and went on to study clowning at the École Philippe Gaulier in Paris.
What is Mathew Baynton famous for?
Mathew Baynton is famous for being a member of the British Horrible Histories troupe in which he starred in the TV series Horrible Histories; as well as an actor in Yonderland and Ghosts.
Mathew Baynton Parents
Mathew Baynton has not revealed anything concerning his parents to the media. We will keep our readers updated he reveals their identity in the future.
Mathew Baynton’s Social Media
Mathew Baynton is very popular on X (formerly of Twitter), with over 123k followers. Most of his posts are about his life and his works.
Mathew Baynton Siblings
Mathew Baynton is the youngest of three brothers, Daniel Baynton and Andrew Baynton. They both grew up in the United Kingdom.
Mathew Baynton’s Wife
Mathew Baynton is married to Kelly Robinson who is a a film historian.
Mathew Baynton Children
Mathew Baynton and wife Kelly Robinson has been blessed with two children; Bo Baynton and Ida Baynton
Mathew Baynton Net Worth
Mathew is a wealthy TV actor from the United Kingdom. Mathew Baynton has an estimated net worth of about $5 million