Matthew Gray Gubler is an American actor, filmmaker, fashion model, painter, illustrator, director, and author. He has stated that he never intended to take up acting as a career, and rather had a passion for film making. However, he had great interest in entertaining people. Matthew began his career as a fashion model, took up acting and voice acting projects at a later period, and occasionally also directed music videos and a few episodes of television series and documentaries.
Matthew Gray Gubler
Strudel Goolar, The Gube, MGG
Actor, Director, Fashion Model, Voice Actor, Artist, Filmmaker, Painter, Illustrator, Author
Birthday / Date of Birth
Matthew Gray Gubler was born on the 9th of March 1980, in Las Vegas, Nevada, United States.
He’s currently 42 years old.
Matthew went to the Las Vegas Academy of International Studies, Visual and Performing Arts from where he graduated with a major in acting. He is a graduate of New York University Tisch School of the Arts, where he majored in film directing.
- Father – John Gubler (Attorney)
- Mother – Marilyn Gubler (Political Consultant and Rancher)
- Siblings – Gray Gubler (Younger Brother) (Model and Actor), Laura Dahl (Older Sister) (Fashion Designer)
- Relatives – Vivian Gray Gubler (Paternal Grandfather), Loreta Isabel Newton (Paternal Grandmother), Maxwell S. Kelch (Maternal Grandfather), Laura Belle Gang (Maternal Grandmother).
Girlfriend / Spouse
Matthew Gray Gubler has dated –
- Charlotte Kemp Muhl (2004-2005) – Gubler started going out with model Charlotte Kemp Muhl in 2004. They made their first public appearance with a date at a swanky restaurant in Hollywood.
- Kat Dennings (2007) – In 2007, They started going out. They broke up in August 2008.
- Victoria Asher (2010) – In 2010, Matthew had a brief affair with musician Victoria Asher, the keytarist for Cobra Starship. They fizzled out in a couple of months.
- Ali Michael (2010-2013) – Matthew’s fascination with young women continued with model Ali Michael, who was 20 years old when they started going out in the latter half of 2010.
- Taylor Swift (2013) – In 2013, Matthew was rumored to be seeing pop star Taylor Swift.
- In feet – 6 feet 1 inches
- In centimeters – 185 cm
- In meters – 1.85 m
- In Kilograms – 79 kg
- In Pounds – 174 lbs
He wears a size 10 (US) shoe.
Matthew became known for his role as criminal profiler Dr. Spencer Reid in the CBS television show Criminal Minds, and he directed some of the show’s episodes. Gubler has appeared in The Life Aquatic with Steve Zissou, (500) Days of Summer, Life After Beth, Suburban Gothic, Newness, and as the voice of Simon in Alvin and the Chipmunks and its three sequels.
In 2004, Gray had her first film onscreen role in the movie The Life Aquatic with Steve Zissou for his role as Intern #1.
In 2005, Gubler landed her first role in television the role of Dr. Spencer Reid in the CBS crime drama series, Criminal Minds.
Matthew has done endorsement work for several brands such as American Eagle, Marc Jacobs, Tommy Hilfiger, Sisley, and Louis Vuitton.
Matthew Gray Gubler Net worth
Gubler has an estimated net worth of $10 million dollars as of 2022.
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Some Lesser Known Facts About Matthew Gray Gubler
- Matthew always abstains from wearing matching socks because he believes matching socks bring bad luck. He inherited this superstition from his grandmother.
- Gubler had a small role in the film RV (2006) as the disreputable Joe Joe.
- He voiced Simon the chipmunk in Alvin and the Chipmunks (2007), Alvin and the Chipmunks: The Squeakquel (2009), Alvin and the Chipmunks: Chipwrecked (2011), and Alvin and the Chipmunks: The Road Chip (2015) alongside Jason Lee (Dave), Justin Long (Alvin), and Jesse McCartney (Theodore).
- Matthew appeared as Bart, the main character, in How to Be a Serial Killer (2008), and as Paul in (500) Days of Summer (2009). He provided the voice of Winsor in Scooby-Doo! Legend of the Phantosaur (2011).
- While making The Life Aquatic with Steve Zissou, Gubler made a documentary titled Matthew Gray Gubler’s Life Aquatic Intern Journal, a behind-the-scenes view of the making of the film, which was later included in The Criterion Collection DVD released.
- Gubler directed, edited, and co-produced the music video for Don’t Shoot Me Santa by the rock band The Killers.
- In 2019, Gubler wrote and illustrated his first book, Rumple Buttercup: A Story of Bananas, Belonging and Being Yourself.