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Since he joined showbiz in 2000, Mathew Horne, an eminent English TV personality, actor, narrator, and comedian, has featured in many productions; he is famous for portraying Gavin in the sitcom “Gavin & Stacey.”

Age, Early Life, and Education Background

Born Mathew Frazer Horne in Nottinghamshire, England, under the Virgo zodiac sign on 6 September 1978, the famed entertainer is 43 years old as of 2021. He was born to Glenis Reynold and her husband Brian Horne, who raised him in Burton Joyce together with his older brother Daniel Horne. He went to Burton Joyce Primary School, and later attended Southwell Minster School, Nottinghamshire, to study arts at A level. He then matriculated to the University of Manchester and graduated with a BA in Arts.

While in the university, Mathew met the actor Bruce MacKinnon, and a few years later they started writing material together.

Interests and Hobbies

Mathew likes watching comedy films and TV shows during his free time; his favorite entertainers are Angelina Jolie and Johnny Depp.

He likes traveling and has toured many European destinations with his favorite being London; whenever he tours a new place, the actor enjoys trying different cuisines – he likes Italian dishes.

H’s fascinated by modern fashion, and finds designer and high-end clothing intriguing. He’s told The Guardian that he likes wearing dark clothes.

Horne is a soccer fan, and spends some of his time at his favourite Tottenham Hotspur FC Stadium in north London.

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Career

Career Beginning and TV Series Appearances

Mathew started his career in comedy in 2000, and soon teamed up with Bruce to create the Mat and MacKinnon comedy duo. They performed in the Edinburgh Festival for their first time during the same yea,r and he was noticed by Catherine Tate, an English writer, comedian and actress, who later took on Horne to appear in “The Catherine Tate Show.” Since then, Mathew has made many appearances in C. Tate Nan Specials – he reprised his role as Jamie in two of these special episodes in 2015. In 2003, Horne landed a starring role in “20 Things to Do Before You’re 30” by Channel 4, before he was selected to portray Ben, an atheist Religious Educator in the show “Teachers.”

In 2007, Mathew played a starring role in the sitcom “Roman’s Empire” by BBC. Later that year, he appeared in “The Kyle Show’ comedy sketches, which aired on ITV1, performing opposite Kylie Minogue, who played his assistant. He was later cast for a guest role in the second season of “Robin Hood”, before he landed his breakthrough starring role in  British Academy  Film Award-winning show “Gavin & Stacey” portraying Gavin Shipman – the show ran for three seasons from 2007 to 2010, and received numerous positive reviews. In 2008, he appeared in “Three Billy Goat Gruff”, before narrating “The Passion of Girls Aloud” by ITV2.

Mathew has since appeared in many other shows, including 2010’s “Worried About the Boy,” “Sinbad” (2012), and 2014’s “Agatha Raisin”, among others.

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His most recent performances are as Young Mr  Grace in 2016’s “Are You Being Served?” “Porters” (2017), and more recently in “Dad’s Army: The Lost Episodes,” in which he portrayed Private Walker.

Film Appearances

Mathew made his film debut in 2004, when he appeared in “Vanity Fair” as Casino Boy before he was cast as Teen in 2005’s “A.W.” Subsequently, he appeared in 2006’s “Stingray” and “Trimming the Fat” in 2008, then Horne landed a starring role in “Lesbian Vampire Killers” in 2009. Between 2011 and 2015, he was seen in the films “Horrid Henry: The Movie”, “Breaking the Bank” in which he played Nick, and 2015’s “The Bad Education Movie” portraying Shaquille Fraser. His most recent role was in the short film “The Existential Hotline” (2020).

Collaboration with James Corden

James Corden is a famous actor, producer, comedian and singer, who has worked with Mathew for many years since he appeared in “Gavin & Stacey.” The duo presented 2008’s Shockwaves New Musical Express (NME) Award, and a section of 2009’s Comic Relief. They toured across the UK in 2008, performing stand-up comedy as they prepared for their “Horne & Corden” BBC sketch show. They released several TV shows together, and they also appeared in the film “Planet 51” by CGI.

Personal Life, Rumors and Controversy

Mathew has dated several women in the past. As of now, he is romantically linked to Celina Bassili, an actress whom he met during the making of a “Gavin & Stacey” Christmas special in 2019.

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The duo are engaged and are allegedly looking forward to marrying soon. Previously, the Nottingham-born actor was dating Evelyn Hoskins, and they were engaged. Evelyn is an English actress famous for her works in “Casualty and Holby City.” The duo parted ways for unknown reasons in 2018, confirmed when he was spotted publicly kissing his supposedly new girlfriend Celina. Fans thought that Horne had married Evelyn since he had been seen during an interview with This Morning wearing a flashy wedding ring, before they had parted ways.

In the past, Mathew had an affair with Charlotte Bilverstone, with whom he was seen together at a party in 2012. The duo met in 2011 according to Mirror.co – he approached her by giving her a napkin on which he’d scribbled his number.

She later called him, and they soon developed a connection and started dating. Mathew has also dated Laura Marling in 2011, actress Amber Le Bon in 2010, actress Sybilla Findley (from 2008-2010), and Fiona Daniel, a British actress, in 2008.

What would have been a fatal accident – according to the pub manager – turned out to be minor, when Mathew was struck by a train as he was going home from a nearby pub in Nottingham, near a pedestrian crossing. Fortunately, he was thrown back escaping the accident with a scratch and it wasn’t necessary to hospitalize him, however, he received medical attention from several paramedics who had already rushed to the scene.

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Rumors and Controversy

Many wonder if Mathew is gay; he has liberal views towards gay people and believes that every person has a freedom to express his/her sexual orientation. During an interview with The Guardian (2009), he gave a contradictory answer when he was asked about his sexuality, saying ‘People often think I’m gay, and I quite like the ambiguity of that. I think we should be in a society where everybody is free and not suppressed by restrictive ideas about sexuality. So I would say I’m gay straight man or a straight gay, whichever one is semantically correct. I don’t want to have sex with men, that’s all…everything else about me is pretty gay.”

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Physical Appearance

Horne is 5ft 7ins (1.70m) tall and weighs approximately  165lbs (75kg). He’s of white ethnicity and has a set of blue eyes and medium black hair.

Net Worth

Mathew has made a name for himself in the acting industry with his 22-year-long experience, and is currently one of the highest paid English actors. Sources reveal that his net worth is approximately $200 million as of 2021, accumulated primarily through acting.

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Meet Tait Blum: Actor Who Plays Shane Baldwin in For All Mankind

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Who is Tait Blum?

American actor and model Tait Blum, was born in the USA on 31 March 2011, making Aries his zodiac sign. He’s already appeared in six TV series and two movies, and is perhaps known best for playing Shane Baldwin in three episodes (2019) of the critically acclaimed science fiction series “For All Mankind”, which Ben Nedivi and Ronald D. Moore created, and which stars Wrenn Schmidt, Michael Dorman and Joel Kinnaman. Set in an alternate reality, the series follows the USA losing the Moon race to the Soviet Union, it’s been airing since 2019 and has won four of its 22 award nominations.

Education and early life

Tait is being raised in Los Angeles, California alongside his younger brother Teddy Blum, by their parents about whom the boys are yet to speak in public, because they respect their privacy; it’s only known that Tait’s parents are both highly supportive of his career, while it’s believed that his father’s an IT consultant. Teddy’s also an actor, with eight credits to his name, and is perhaps known best for voicing Small Ellingboe Boy in the hit 2019 animated adventure comedy movie “Klaus”.

Tait fell in love with acting at the age of five, when he started watching TV with his family, and was seven when he made his debut TV series appearance in 2018, playing Young Bob Lee in four episodes of the popular action “Shooter”, created by John Hlavin, and which starred Ryan Phillippe, Shantel VanSanten and Cynthia Addai-Robinson. It follows the life of war veteran Bob Lee Swagger, who’s been hired to prevent the US President from being assassinated; the series aired from 2016 through 2018, and was nominated for two awards.

Tait’s since been active in the film industry, but is also focused on his studies; he’s currently attending an elementary school, and has begun playing football for the school’s team. Tait’s set to enroll at high school in 2025.

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Roles in TV series

Tait played Young Antolak in the episode “Sylvester Antolak” of the popular 2018 Netflix war drama “Medal of Honor”, which starred Josh Charles, Daniel Ray Rodriguez and David Petraeus, and follows the sacrifices of people who earned a Medal of Honor, the highest military distinction; the series won one of its three award nominations.

Also in 2018, Tait portrayed Young Hank Hall in the episode “Hank and Dawn” of the action crime adventure “Titans”, created by Greg Berlanti and Akiva Goldsman, and which starred Brenton Thwaites, Anna Diop and Ryan Potter. The series follows the lives of several superheroes, it aired from 2018 through 2023 and won four of its 17 award nominations.

Tait gained recognition in 2019, when cast to play Jackson in four episodes of the comedy “Cousins for Life”, which Keith Seifert and Kevin Kopelow created, and which starred Scarlet Spencer, Dallas Dupree Young and Micah Abbey. It follows Clark and his 12 years old son Stuart who’ve moved in with Stuart’s cousins Leaf and Ivy, and the series aired in 2018 and 2019.

Tait’s only other TV series role has been playing Logan Bane in four episodes of the 2020 comedy “Team Kaylie”, created by Pamela Eells and Tracy Bitterolf, and which starred Symera Jackson, Bryana Salaz and Alison Fernandez; it follows the life of a wealthy teenage girl.

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Roles in movies

Tait’s debut film role was portraying Patrick in the 2020 adventure family fantasy “Wish Upon a Unicorn”, written and directed by Steve Bencich, and which starred Ryan Kiera Armstrong, Summer Fontana and Jonathan Lajoie; it follows eight years old Mia who’s moved to her grandma’s Montana ranch, and has discovered a unicorn in the woods.

Tait’s only other film role has been playing Connor Payton in the 2022 sports comedy “Home Team”, which Daniel Kinnane and Charles Kinnane directed, and which starred Rob Schneider, Taylor Lautner and Kevin James; it follows the life of New Orleans Saints’ head coach Sean Payton.

Tait’s currently shooting for the upcoming short movie “Extra Ordinary”, in which he’ll be starring alongside Sophia Hammons and Patrick Bauchau.

Other credits

Tait made a guest appearance in a 2019 episode of the talk-show “Red Carpet Report”.

Love life and relationships

Most of Tait’s fans believe that he’s too young to be dating, however, there are also those who believe otherwise.

Some of his fans on the internet have claimed that he’s today dating popular American actress Summer Fontana, who’s three years his senior and has appeared in 15 movies and TV series, while she’s probably known best for playing Maya Maitland in the 2020 horror series “The Outsider”. Tait and Summer have been seen spending time together on multiple occasions, and have also featured each other in a number of their Instagram pictures, but they’ve stated that they’re only good friends.

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There are also those who believe that Tait’s dating American actress Sophia Hammons, who’s five years his senior; she’s had roles in 10 movies and TV series, and gained recognition by playing Isla in the 2020 documentary film “The Social Dilemma”. Tait hasn’t addressed these rumors.

Both seem highly unlikely, so h seems to be unattached as of March 2023.

Interesting facts and hobbies

Tait enjoys being active on Instagram, and although he’s posted only four pictures onto the social media network, some of his fans have claimed that Tait often responds to their messages.

He’s passionate about sports and loves to play football, while he’s also into playing soccer and tennis.

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Tait likes to watch Studio Ghibli movies, with some of his favorites being “Spirited Away”, “Porco Rosso” and “The Tale of Princess Kaguya”.

He’s a huge lover of animals, and his family has a pet dog.

Tait’s already been to a couple of US states, thanks to his acting career.

His favorite actor is Ryan Phillippe, while some of his favorite movies include “Collide”, “American Murderer” and “Miranda’s Victim”.

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Height, eyes and wealth

Tait’s age is 12. He has blue eyes and brown hair, is 4ft 5ins (1.35m) tall and weighs around 90lbs (40kgs).

Tait’s net worth’s been estimated at over $300,000, as of March 2023.

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About Zeeko Zaki: Wife, Net Worth, Height, Age, Biography

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Zeeko Zaki is an Egyptian-American TV and film actor and model ,who is perhaps best known for portraying FBI Special Agent Adom in the CBS drama series “FBI.”

Age, Early Life, and Education Background

Zeeko Zaki was born Zakaria Sherif Zaki, in Alexandria, Egypt, under the Capricorn zodiac sign on 18 January 1990, which makes him 33 years old as of 2023. He is the son of the hairstylists Sherif Zaki and Emon Zaki, who currently run a salon in Wilmington City, Delaware. Zeeko’s family emigrated to the USA four weeks after he was born, and he spent his childhood in West Chester, Pennsylvania; he has a younger brother and sister named Zeyad and Zeina respectively. As a child, Zaki often visited his hometown of Alexandria, where he iteracted with his aunt and other relatives and as a result, he can speak fluent Egyptian Arabic, which the now bilingual actor had learned by the time he turned six.

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Zeeko went to Unionville High School, situated in Kennett Square, Pennsylvania, where he became very interested in acting and was often cast in the school’s stage productions. He matriculated to Temple University, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, but quit school shortly afterwards, to focus on his acting career.

Career Beginnings

In his first year at Unionville High School, Zeeko performed in the Stephen Flaherty and Lynn Ahrens-directed musical “Seussical”, and also in numerous Community Theater productions under the Unionville Players group. Zaki made his film debut in 2012, with the role of Michael in the short “The Therapy Session.” Subsequently, he landed minor roles in several other short films, and made one-episode appearances in a few series, including the thriller “Homeland” and the post-apocalyptic sci-fi “Revolution” both in 2012, and “Under the Dome” in 2013.

Rise to Stardom

In 2015, Zaki was cast in two films including the critically and commercially acclaimed musical comedy “Alvin and the Chipmunks: The Road Chimp,” which was directed by Walt Becker. In the year that followed, he was cast as Factionless Squad Leader in the third installment of the science fiction film series “The Divergent” entitled “The Divergent Series: Allegiant.” Zaki landed his first recuring role in the military drama “Six” in 2017, playing Akmal in eight episodes. In the same year, he landed another recuring role of Hamid in seven episodes of the Fox TV series “24: Legacy”, before appearing in three more series, including “NCIS: Los Angeles.” His following role was in the 2018 action thriller film “Escape Plan 2: Hades,” in which he shared the screen with the likes of Curtis Jackson, aka 50 Cent, and Sylvester Stallone.

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Zeeko rose to prominence in 2018, when he was cast for the main role as Special Agent Omar Adom in the CBS crime drama series “FBI”, appearing alongside Missy Peregrym, John Boyd and Ebonee Noel in the Craig Turk and Dick Wolf-created series. Zaki reprised his role of Agent Adom in 2020 and ‘21, in the “FBI” series spin-offs, respectively entitled “FBI: Most Wanted” and “FBI: International”.

Social Media Presence

Zaki is active on Instagram (@zeekozaki) with over 210,000 followers. He joined Twitter in December 2010, and has so far amassed around 20,000 followers under his username @zeekozaki. He uses his social media platforms to not only update his fans about his upcoming projects, and give them a glimpse into his personal life, but as a model to popularize brands such as Pepsi, Verizon, Microsoft Phone, and many more.

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Personal Life

It’s reported that Zeeko is currently engaged to the social media personality Renee Monaco, who according to her Instagram bio is involved with the coffee firm, Lucky Beans Coffee. Renee has a massive following on social media, especially TikTok and Instagram, and uses her online fame to market her coffee brand. The duo began dating in 2021, and is fond of posting their pictures on their social media platforms. They are often seen touring various destinations together. Previously, Zeeko referred to Monaco as a ‘Certified Lover’ on Instagram and wished her a happy Valentine’s Day in February 2022, thanking her for being his ‘heart’ and ‘peace of mind.’

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Previously, Zaki was romantically linked with the Californian photographer and social media sensation, Sam Schneiter, but they parted ways in 2021 after dating for almost a year. Zaki’s character dates an FBI agent named Maggie, who is portrayed by the Canadian actress Missy Peregrym, in the drama “FBI,” which has resulted to their dating rumor, however, the duo isn’t in a romantic relationship – Peregrym is married to the American producer and actor Tom Oakley – nonetheless, Zaki and Peregrym are good off-screen friends.

The “FBI” star is a Muslim. He seemingly shares a strong bond with his mother, and often posts her pictures on his Instagram account – he previously posted her childhood photo during her birthday. He also posted a series of his throw-back photos with his mother on the platform on Mother’s Day in 2019 and captioned it ‘We have come a long way mama…Happy Mother’s Day.’

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Height, Weight, and Physical Appearance

Zaki stands at an impressive height of 6ft 5ins (1.96m), and weighs approximately 245lbs (111kgs). He’s of mixed Egyptian, Syrian and Turkish descent, and has black hair and a pair of dark brown eyes. His chest, biceps, and waist sizes are 43ins, 14ins, and 35ins respectively and he wears shoe size 11(US).

Zeeko has embarked on a gradual full-body transformation journey over the past nine years, and has so far lost over 100lbs (45kgs), as he told Entertainment Tonight during an interview. He disclosed that he used the book “The 4-Hour Body” by Tim Ferriss as a guide, and also learned several essential weight loss tricks in the TV program “P90X Workout.” Many fans have commended him for his success, and he seems to be a great inspiration to many young actors, especially those trying to lose weight.

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Net Worth

Zeeko has made a fortune from his acting career. He’s played the lead role in the critically acclaimed drama “FBI” since 2018, which has significantly contributed to his net worth, which as of 2023 is approximately $1 million .

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