Matt graduated from the Unitec School of Performing And Screen Arts in 2007, but made his theatrical debut in Australia in 2004 in The Lion King, with which he toured for two years. Since then, he has continued to work in theatre (Measure for Measure, My Night With Reg), musicals (The Full Monty, Hungover), short films (Breakdown, After Here), television series (The Almighty Johnsons, Filthy Rich), and commercials (The National Bank, Speight’s). Matt also has a Postgraduate Diploma in Arts specialising in Drama from the University of Auckland, and a Master of Arts in Theatre Criticism and Dramaturgy from the Royal Central School of Speech and Drama in London. He also works as a director (An Unseasonable Fall of Snow, The Lesson) and theatre critic (Theatre Scenes). Matt is represented by Kathryn Rawlings & Associates, is a member of Actors Equity New Zealand, and is the inaugural New Zealand member of the International Association of Theatre Critics.