Facts of Matt Lucas
|Full Name:||Matt Lucas|
|Age:||45 years 11 months|
|Birth Date:||March 05, 1974|
|Birth Place:||Paddington, London, United Kingdom|
|Net Worth:||$ 10 million|
|Height / How tall :||5 feet 6 inches (1.69m)|
|Profession:||comedian, actor, singer, and screenwriter|
|Father's Name:||John Stanley Lucas|
|Mother's Name:||Diana Lucas|
|Education:||Aylward Primary School, The Haberdashers' Aske's Boys' School, University of Bristol, National Youth Theatre|
|Lucky Color:||Sea Green|
|Best Match for Marriage:||Cancer, Scorpio|
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Relationship Statistics of Matt Lucas
|What is Matt Lucas marital status ? (single, married, in relation or divorce):||Divorce|
|How many children does Matt Lucas have ? (name):||None|
|Is Matt Lucas having any relationship affair ?:||No|
|Is Matt Lucas gay ?:||Yes|
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Matt Lucas is openly gay. He was previously married to Kevin McGee on 16 December 2006. The pair separated on 22 October 2008. He lived with his ‘Bridesmaids’ co-star Rebel Wilson from 2012 to 2015. They remain good friends.
Who is Matt Lucas?
Matt Lucas is an English comedian, actor, singer, and screenwriter. People mostly know him for his work in the television show ‘Little Britain’. Additionally, he also portrayed Georgie Dawes in the comedy panel game ‘Shooting Stars’.
Matt Lucas’ Early Life, Childhood, and Education
Lucas was born as Matthew Richard Lucas in Paddington, London on March 5, 1974. He was born to parents Diana and John Stanley Lucas. Additionally, he has brother Howard. His father ran a chauffeuring business. He developed a keen interest in comedy since his childhood years. He is of British nationality. Furthermore, he belongs to the Ashkenazi Jewish ethnic background.
Talking about his education, Lucas attended Aylward Primary School and The Haberdashers’ Aske’s Boys’ School. In addition, from 1993 to 1995, he studied at the University of Bristol. Furthermore, he was also enrolled at the National Youth Theatre.
Matt Lucas’ Career, Salary, Net Worth
Lucas landed his first major role in the TV series ‘The Smell of Reeves and Mortimer’ in 1995. In the same year, he also appeared in ‘The Imaginatively Titled Punt & Dennis Show’. He portrayed the role of Danny Mash in the TV series ‘Mash and Peas’. In 1997, he appeared in ‘Sunnyside Farm’ and ‘It’s Ulrika!’. Since then, he has appeared in numerous other movies and television series. Furthermore, he has also produced several movies and television series. All in all, he has over 90 credits as an actor.
Some other movies and television series that Lucas has appeared in are ‘A Futile and Stupid Gesture’, ‘Doctor Who’, ‘Stella’, ‘How to Talk to Girls at Parties’, ‘Lindalee’s Doctor Who Review’, ‘Round Planet’, ‘The Labyrinth’, ‘Alice Through the Looking Glass’, ‘Mack & Moxy’, ‘Fresh Off the Boat’, ‘Man Seeking Woman’, ‘Super Fun Night’, ‘Community’, ‘The Look of Love’, ‘Bridesmaids’, ‘Come Fly with Me’, ‘The One Ronnie’, ‘Shooting Stars’, and ‘Rock Profile’ among others. Additionally, he has also taken part in several stage works including like ‘Taboo’, ‘Prick Up Your Ears’, and ‘Me and My Girl’ among others. Furthermore, Lucas also has 18 credits as a writer, 5 credits as a producer. He also has 4 credits as a director.
Lucas has garnered four BAFTA TV Award nominations. Additionally, he has won the award two times in his career. Furthermore, he also has two British Comedy Award nominations. All in all, he has 7 wins and 9 nominations for several awards to his name to date.
Lucas has not revealed his current salary. However, he has an estimated net worth of around $ 10 million at present.
Matt Lucas’ Rumors, Controversy
Lucas was part of a controversy after his comments regarding the reason why ‘Little Britain’ will not return for another series angered several fans. Furthermore, several of his jokes have been termed offensive over the years. However, it is quite normal considering his line of work. At present, there are no rumors concerning Lucas’ life and career.
Matt Lucas’ Body Measurement
Talking about his body measurement, Lucas has a height of 5 feet 6½ inches (1.69 m). Additionally, he is bald and his eye color is hazel.
Matt Lucas’ Social Media
Lucas is active over the social media. He has a huge number of followers on social networking sites such as Twitter and Instagram. He has more than 950k followers on Twitter. In addition, he has more than 46k followers on Instagram.
References: (irishmirror.ie, theguardian.com, thesun.co.uk, ethnicelebs.com, dailymail.co.uk)