Matthew Gray Gubler is an actor, producer, director, and a different type of artistic painter. He also holds Daytime Emmy award in the category of Outstanding New Approaches – Original Daytime Program or Series.
He is best known for playing the main role as a series regular Dr. Spencer Reid in CBS hit show Criminal Minds. The actor has also played prominent roles in some movies, the well-known one is (500) Days of Summer.
Gubler has directed twelve episodes of the Criminal Minds show. Other notable movies of the actor are Life After Beth, Suburban Gothic, Newness, The Life Aquatic With Steve Zissou and many more.
Let’s know more about the actor in this short wiki and bio followed by interesting facts, his career, married life, and paintings.
Matthew Gray Gubler Wiki, Bio and Family
Matthew Gray Gubler was born in one of the astonishing cities of the world, Las Vegas, Nevada on March 9, 1980. Many people around the world dream of visiting the place once and the guy was born there.
Parents of Gubler are well educated and mannered. His father is a lawyer making a fine amount of money from his work. His mother’s name is Marilyn and she worked as a political advisor.
Talking about his studies, the high school he went to is The Las Vegas Academy of the Arts located in Downtown Las Vegas, Nevada. He wanted to learn filmmaking and because that option was not available in that high school, he opted in for acting.
For the graduation degree, he went to New York University Tisch School of the Arts college in 2002 and got B.F.A. degree in film directing.
The Career of Matthew Gray Gubler: Beginning to Now
The model scouts always keep an eye for talent and good looks. And one model scout’s eyes working at DNA Model Management found him. This was the beginning of his modeling career while being a college student.
At the agency, as a model, he worked for retail brands and major designers.
I would say Matthew’s astrological stars were in his favor, in his early career he met the filmmaker Wes Anderson to give an audition. He was selected to play a role in The Life Aquatic with Steve Zissou (2004) movie. And that was it, the beginning of his acting career.
His resume was not fat, in the year 2005, but he still got the role of Dr. Spencer Reid on the CBS crime drama Criminal Minds. Since then, he has appeared in every season of the show.
As the actor had interest in filmmaking, his wish came true while working on Criminal Minds. The first episode directed by his was Mosley Lane in the year 2010 and even this year he Gubler directed an episode named Innocence. He has directed 12 episodes of Criminal Minds up to date.
In May 2018 the show renewed for 14th season.
Apart from the tv series he has also acted in movies and given his voice to some characters. Movies in which he acted includes the successful romantic comedy 500 Days of Summer (2009), horror comedy Suburban Gothic (2014), crime based film 68 Kill (2017) and more.
In the following movies, Matthew Gray Gubler has worked as a voice actor. Alvin and The Chipmunks (2007), All-Star Superman (2011), Scooby-Doo! Legend of the Phantosaur (2011) and Batman: Assault on Arkham (2014).
Is Matthew Gray Gubler Married? Who is His Wife?
According to Married Biography website Matthew Gray Gubler is single at the moment. While some other wiki websites are stating that they are not sure, whether he is married or not. Let’s take the word of good people at Married Biography that Matthew is single.
Apart from that, there is definitely some information available about his previous relationships. In the early years of his career, he was linked with model and musician Charlotte Kemp Muhl.
The duration and time of their relationship are unknown. But we can say this for sure that their relationship didn’t last long. As in the 2007 year, Matthew Gray Gubler was romantically involved with the famous and beautiful star Kat Dennings.
After their breakup, he was linked with artist Victoria Asher and not only this. There’s a rumor that many people might find shocking. As the actor was rumored to be in a relationship with the music industry’s princess Taylor Swift in July 2013.
However, this news was not confirmed by any one of them.
Different Kind of Paintings of Matthew Gray
Above is the example of the work by Gubler. From the first look at these paintings, I can say not everyone can like this type of art. And I would say his art style is a mixture of weird and artistic.
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