toby stephens is maggie smith's son

Maggie Smith with her newborn son, Toby Stephens (1969)

His mother, he says, never critiques his performances, “although if anyone is qualified, she is”. Perhaps Dame Maggie regretted the time, after watching his nude scenes with his then-girlfriend Jennifer Ehle in The Camomile Lawn, she commented: “I hadn’t seen Toby’s willy since he was about two, so you can imagine the terrible shock of it all.”