Arthur Smith

Arthur Smith

actor, writer

Arthur Smith was born on Nov 27, 1954 in UK. Arthur Smith's big-screen debut came with Who Dares Wins - Season 1 directed by Sandy Johnson in 1984, strarring 1 episode, 1984. Arthur Smith is known for Dallas Buyers Club directed by Jean-Marc Vallée, Matthew McConaughey stars as Ron Woodroof and Jennifer Garner as Eve. The upcoming new movie Arthur Smith plays is Are You Being Served? which will be released on Aug 28, 2016.

Arthur Smith was born in South London in 1954. He went to a grammar school and studied at the University of East Anglia in the classes of writer Malcolm Bradbury He has also worked as a road sweeper, dustman, warehouse worker and teacher. He started on the alternative comedy circuit in the 1980s, specialising in being a compere (MC). He has been a regular performer at the Edinburgh festival. He is also an accomplished playwright. Plays include: An Evening with Gary Lineker (1994), My Summer with Des (1998), 'The Bed Show' and his one-show 'Arthur Smith Sings Leonard Cohen'. He also presents the BBC Radio 4 travel programme 'Excess Baggage' and has been a regular on 'Loose Ends'.

  • Birthday

    Nov 27, 1954
  • Place of Birth

    Bermondsey, London, England, UK