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Matthew Macfadyen

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Matthew Macfadyen

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Full NameMatthew Macfadyen
First NameMatthew
Last NameMacfadyen
Birth NameDavid Matthew Macfadyen
Birth CityNorfolk
Birth CountryUnited Kingdom
Father NameMartin Macfadyen
Father Professionoil executive
Mother NameMeinir Owen
Mother Professionactress
Gender IdentityMale
Sexual OrientationStraight
Marital StatusMarried
SpouseKeeley Hawes
No Of ChildrenTwo
SibilingsJamie Macfadyen
EducationRoyal Academy of Dramatic Art
Height191 cm
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Date of BirthOctober 17,1974
Age45 years
Married DateOctober 8,2004


    Body and Relation Status of Matthew Macfadyen

    What is Matthew Macfadyen marital status ?Married
    How many children does Matthew Macfadyen have ?Two
    Who is Matthew Macfadyen married with?Keeley Hawes
    When was Matthew Macfadyen married?2004
    What is the height of Matthew Macfadyen?191 cm
    What is the weight of Matthew Macfadyen?kg

    The famed actor Matthew Macfadyen gained widespread popularity after playing Mr. Darcy in Pride & Prejudice. He gained further acclaim when the actor snagged the role Frank Oz in Deat at a Funeral and Detective Inspector Edmund Reid in the BBC series Ripper Street. He currently appears in the huge hit TV series Succession

    Macfadyen shares two children with his wife Keeley Hawes

    Where is Matthew Macfadyen from?

    Matthew Macfadyen was born on 17 October 1974, in Great Yarmouth, Norfolk. He is the son of Martin Macfadyen, an oil executive and Meinir Owen, a drama teacher, and former actress.  

    As a result of his father's job, Macfadyen spent his childhood in many places, including Jakarta, Indonesia, and more. He attended several schools in Scotland, United Kingdom, and Indonesia before getting enrolled at Oakham School in Rutland. 

    Matthew finally graduated from the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art in 1995. 

    Career: Plays Tom Wambsgans in 'Succession'

    Matthew currently portrays Tom Wambsgans in the mega-hit HBO series Succession along with Sarah Snook, Danny Huston, Fisher Steven, Dagmara Domińczyk, Jeremy Strong, Natalie Gold, Hiam Abbass, and Nicholas Braun. He joined the series in 2018 

    Matthew Macfadyen during the shooting of Succession
    Matthew Macfadyen during the shooting of Succession 

    source: Vanity Fair 

    Besides, Macfadyen also worked in a number of movies and TV shows such as Death at a Funeral, The Three Musketeers, The von Trapp Family: A Life of Music, Criminal Justice, and more. 

    From 2012-16, the actor played in Ripper Street. He would appear as Charles Cholmondeley in the upcoming movie Operation Mincemeat

    Awards and Accolades 

    Matthew Macfadyen won the British Academy Television and Broadcast Film Critics Association Awards for her work in Criminal Justice and Succession respectively. 

    Macfadyen also got British Independent Film, London Critics Circle Film, and Screen Actors Guild Awards nomination. 

    Who is Matthew Macfadyen Wife?

    Matthew Macfadyen, 45, tied the knot with Keeley Hawes on 8th October 2004, in a stunning wedding ceremony in front of their families and closest friends. His wife Hawes is also an actress better known for her work in the BBC espionage drama series Spooks

    Matthew Macfadyen and his wife Keeley Hawes
    Matthew Macfadyen and his wife Keeley Hawes 

    source: Zimbio 

    The couple also first met during the shooting of Spooks in 2002. The two dated for a few years before walking down the aisle. Keeley was also seven months pregnant with their first child at the time of their marriage. 

    The celebrity couple welcomed their daughter Maggie Liberty Macfadyen in December 2004. Matthew's wife Keeley gave birth to their second child, a son, Ralph Owen Macfadyen in September 2006.

    Keeley Hawes' Past Affair 

    Keeley Hawes previously also married to Spencer McCallum in December 2001. They divorced in 2004. The former couple also has a son Myles McCallum, born in 2000. 

    How Much Matthew Macfadyen worth? 

    Matthew Macfadyen has an estimated net worth of $3 million, according to Celebrity Net Worth in 2020. He has collected the majority of his aforementioned figure from his work in movies and TV shows.  

    In 2005, the actor played in a romantic drama Pride & Prejudice which became the tremendous hit at the box office grossing over $121.6 million worldwide.