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Mathew Baynton is an English actor, writer, and comedian. He is best known for his roles in the television series The Wrong Mans, Yonderland, and Horrible Histories. He has also appeared in films such as The Boat That Rocked, The Lady in the Van, and The Kid Who Would Be King. Baynton was born on 18 November 1980 in Southend-on-Sea, Essex, England. He attended the University of Manchester, where he studied English Literature and Drama. Baynton began his career as a stand-up comedian, performing at the Edinburgh Festival Fringe in 2003. He then went on to write and perform in the sketch show Cowards, which was nominated for a British Comedy Award in 2006. In 2009, Baynton starred in the BBC Three comedy series The Wrong Mans, which he co-wrote with James Corden. The show was a critical and commercial success, and was nominated for a BAFTA in 2014. In 2013, Baynton starred in the Sky One fantasy comedy series Yonderland, which he co-wrote with his Cowards co-stars. The show ran for three series and was nominated for a BAFTA in 2016. Baynton has also appeared in the CBBC sketch show Horrible Histories, and in films such as The Boat That Rocked, The Lady in the Van, and The Kid Who Would Be King. As of 2021, Mathew Baynton's net worth is estimated to be $2 million.

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Occupation Actor, writer, comedian, musician
Age 43 years old
Zodiac Sign Scorpio
Born 18 November, 1980
Birthday 18 November
Birthplace Southend-on-Sea, Essex, England
Nationality United Kingdom

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Baynton has commented on his son's skewed view of his father's profession: "He thinks work is putting on a beard. One day his eyes will be opened, but I do find it wonderful that that’s his view of work." He commented during the same interview that while many actors do not want their children to become an actor as well, but Baynton has said that he sees no problem with his son following in his footsteps by stating that "[he] enjoy[s] it, so why shouldn't I let him?".


Other notable TV comedy roles include the recurring character of Deano in Gavin & Stacey; co-starring as Chris in the Darren Boyd sitcom vehicle Spy; and William in the 2017 black comedy series Quacks.


In late 2015, Baynton starred in a dual role as Jamie Winton and his evil twin Ariel Conroy in Sky1's science fiction comedy-drama miniseries You, Me and the Apocalypse.


Baynton is also familiar as one of the stars of the hit children's television series Horrible Histories, appearing over all five series as a singer, actor, and occasional writer. Along with the five other members of the Horrible Histories cast, Baynton is the creator, writer, and star of Yonderland, an eight-part family fantasy comedy series that premiered on Sky1 on 10 November 2013. He starred with the same troupe in Bill, a BBC family comedy film based loosely around the early life of William Shakespeare, who ventures to London to pursue his dream of becoming a playwright. The troupe also reunited in 2019 to create the BBC series Ghosts, with Baynton appearing as a romantic poet named Thomas Thorne.

Baynton teamed with friend and fellow Gavin & Stacey alumnus James Corden to create, write, and star in The Wrong Mans, a comedy-thriller for BBC Two that premiered in autumn 2013. The series is co-produced by online television provider in the United States, where it premiered in November 2013. The first six-part series proved a critical and commercial success, and a similarly well-received two-part sequel was broadcast in December 2014.

Baynton appeared at the 2013 Edinburgh Fringe Festival, starring in the world premiere of Tom Basden's play Holes. He reprised his role of Gus in a London revival of the same play in summer 2014.


He has also performed as a solo act under the name Dog Ears. His debut solo EP, So It Goes, was released in November 2011. It consists of four self-penned songs.

He and his wife Kelly Robinson, a film historian, have two children: a son, Bo, born in 2011, and a daughter, Ida.


Baynton is a former member of the band Special Benny as a vocalist and guitarist. Their debut album Toys was released in 2010.


In 2009, Baynton featured in the video for The Maccabees' single "No Kind Words" alongside Mathew Horne.


Mathew John Baynton (born 18 November 1980) is an English actor, writer, comedian, singer, and musician best known as a member of the British Horrible Histories troupe in which he starred in the TV series Horrible Histories, Yonderland and Ghosts. He was also the co-creator, writer and star of the sitcom The Wrong Mans. Other major television roles include 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.