Mathew Horne

Born Sep 6, 1978

Mathew Frazer Horne is an English actor, stand-up comedian, beat enthusiast, television presenter, rapper and narrator best known for appearing on several BBC sketch shows and sitcoms, most notably Gavin & Stacey portraying Gavin Shipman, The Catherine Tate Show, 20 Things to do Before You're 30, Teachers and Horne and Corden. Horne has most recently appeared in the BBC Three comedy drama, Bad Education.… Read More

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1978 Birth Born on September 6, 1978.


2000 21 Years Old Horne began his career as a comedian and later became one half of the comedy duo Mat and MacKinnon – first performing at the Edinburgh Festival in 2000. … Read More
2003 24 Years Old In 2003, he starred in Channel 4's 20 Things to do Before You're 30 and a year later earned the role of Ben, an atheist RE teacher, in the Channel 4 series Teachers.
2005 26 Years Old He also appeared in the first series of ITV production Doc Martin. In 2005, Horne appeared in an episode of The Smoking Room, playing Dominic the nephew of Janet who was conducting a psychological study of the employees.
2007 28 Years Old 1 More Event
In 2007 he starred in the BBC sitcom Roman's Empire and in November that year appeared in comedy sketches in The Kylie Show on ITV1 alongside Kylie Minogue, playing her assistant. … Read More
2008 29 Years Old In 2008, Horne appeared in a modern adaptation of the Three Billy Goats Gruff as part of the BBC's Fairy Tales season. … Read More


Horne also guest-starred in the video for the Maccabees' 2009 free-download single "No Kind Words"
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In 2010, he appeared in an episode of Miss Marple, named "The Secret of Chimneys", as Bill Eversleigh. … Read More
2015 36 Years Old He reprised his role as Jamie in two festive episodes of Catherine Tates Nan in 2015.
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