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 Sir Lancelot in the 2014 film, Night at the Museum: Secret of the Tomb. He even 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, The 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".