Daniel Jonathan "Dan" Stevens
is an English actor and producer who is best known for playing Matthew Crawley
in the period drama Downton Abbey
. He also portrayed Charles Dickens
in the 2017
biographical film, The Man Who Invented Christmas
For Disney, he played Ian Katz in the 2013 DreamWorks/Touchstone Pictures film, The Fifth Estate, Drew Cola in the 2019 Fox film, Lucy in the Sky, and Hal in the 2020 Fox film, Call of the Wild. He also portrayed the Beast in the 2017 live-action remake of Beauty and the Beast. Additionally, he narrated the Once Upon a Time special "Wicked is Coming".
Dan Stevens attending the 2014 Toronto International Film Fest.
Dan Stevens at the 2017 San Diego Comic Con.