Doc Brown’s parents: Meet Harvey Smith and Yvonne Bailey-Smith

Doc Brown's parents: Meet Harvey Smith and Yvonne Bailey-Smith

Doc Brown’s parents are Harvey Smith and Yvonne Bailey-Smith. 

Doc Brown’s parents: Meet Harvey Smith and Yvonne Bailey-Smith

Harvey Smith, Doc Brown’s father was born in 1925 in Bromley, Kent. He left school at the age of 13 to join the 6th Assault Regiment RE of the Second World War because there was no money for him to proceed with his education. He had two children other than Doc Brown and Zadie Smith in the 1950s with a woman who’s name is not known. 

In the early 60s, he had a job in a photographic agency where he took interest in photography. He later became a salesman.His marriage broke down and he later met Yvonne and the duo got married and built a family. He died at the age of 81 with five children who are doing well in their different endeavours.

ALSO READ: Who Is Zadie Smith? Meet Doc Brown’s Sister.

His mother, Yvonne Bailey-Smith, on the other hand, was born in 1954 in Jamaica. She is presently 69 years old. She has a degree in social work and is a child psychotherapist. She is the author of the 400 paged book, “The Day I Fell Off My Island” published by Myriad Editions. She had two children with Harvey Smith, Doc Brown and Zadie Smith and another child, Luc Skyz, who is a rapper with a man who is not known publicly. All her children are doing well for themselves. 

Doc Brown is a popular English actor, comedian, rapper, screenwriter and voiceover artist. He began standup comedy in 2005 and in 2006, won the Chortle Student Comedian of the Year. He has since then, performed at many comedy festivals including, Edinburgh Fringe Festival. He has appeared on television shows like, “The Inbetweeners, Rev and Miranda”. Benjamin is a learned comedian who has undergraduate degrees in anthropology and psychology from the College of William and Mary. He also has a masters degree from the Virginia Consortium for Professional Psychology, which is organised by the College of William and Mary, Norfolk State University, Old Dominion University and Eastern Virginia Medical School.

Zadie Smith is a recognized English essayist, novelist and short-story writer.She has since been recognized as one of the best writers in history. Some of her other books include, NW(2008), On Beauty(2009), The Embassy of Cambodia(2013), Feel Free(2014) and many others. She has won many awards for her work on “White Teeth” including the Orange Prize for Fiction and the Anisfield-Wolf Book Award. She has won the Baileys Women’s Prize for Fiction, James Tait Black Memorial Prize, Whitbread First Novel Award, Commonwealth Writers’ First Book Award, New York Times 10 Best Books of the Year and many others.

Luc Skyz on the other hand is a United Kingdom based rapper, actor and filmmaker. He released his first album “Skyz” in 2009 which featured his hit single, “What’s The Meaning”. He has acted in movies like “His Story(2010)”, and “4 O’ Clock Club(2012)”. He has worked alongside prominent artists like Big Narstie, Bivas Ambasada and Clint Mansell. He is one of the most famous and influential rappers in the UK.

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