Matt first came to prominence in Shooting Stars with Vic Reeves and Bob Mortimer. Together with David Walliams, he reaped massive success with the smash hit series Little Britain. The three BBC series and two Christmas specials won nearly every award for which they were nominated including three Baftas. LITTLE BRITAIN LIVE was one of the world’s largest comedy tours ever and ran for over 2 years in the UK and Australia. This was followed by Little Britain USA and Come Fly With Me which was the most viewed TV comedy that year.
Matt has played Tweedle Dee and Tweedle Dum in both Disney Alice in Wonderland films. He also played Gil in Bridesmaids and appeared in the hit adaptation Paddington.
His latest film roles include the sci-fi comedy How to Talk to Girls at Parties and biographical comedy A Futile and Stupid Gesture. He has appeared on a number of US comedies including Community, Portlandia, and Fresh Off The Boat.
Back in the UK, Matt recently starred as the series regular Nardole in Doctor Who series 10. He fulfilled a lifetime ambition to appear in Les Miserables playing Thenardier in both the 25th Anniversary Concert at the O2 Arena, and for a run in the West End.
Grab his memoir Little Me available now.