Stage and Screen

Matt made his west-end debut in Boeing Boeing in 2007, and has graced a number of major stages since. Recent work includes Season's Greetings for Sir Alan Ayckbourn, War Horse for the National Theatre and W1A for BBC1.

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Audiobooks

Matt is a highly regarded audiobook narrator, and has voiced a wealth of work for Audible, Penguin Random House, Naxos, Oxford University Press, Hachette, Hodder & Stoughton, Bloomsbury and the Royal National Institute of Blind People. He is a multiple AudioFile Magazine EarPhones award winner and was nominated by Audible as one of 12 finalists for Audiobook of the Year, among such august company as Stephen Fry and Maggie Gyllenhaal.

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Radio Drama

Matt was first heard in Terry Pratchett's Night Watch for BBC Radio 4, and has played leading and supporting roles in hundreds of dramas and comedies since. He joined the BBC Radio Drama Company in 2009, and has also starred in a number of Dr Who audio adventures.

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News

Heyer Mysteries, 2021

Matt was very excited to be asked by the Heyer Estate to narrate new recordings of Georgette Heyer's Country House Mysteries for Penguin Random House, along with 2 of her Romances, released September 2021

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Bradecote & Catchpoll

Matt is delighted to be returning to read the two latest adventures of Worcester's finest medieval detectives, by the wonderful Sarah Hawkswood. To be released autumn 2021.

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That Dinner of '67, 2021

Kenneth Branagh, Daisy Ridley, Adrian Lester, David Morrissey, Tracy-Ann Oberman and Matt tell the story of the making of the groundbreaking movie Guess Who’s Coming to Dinner. An afternoon play for BBC Radio 4.

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Mansfield Park, Dec 2020

Matt plays Sir Thomas Bertram in this full-length dramatisation of Jane Austen's classic novel. Narrated by Billie Piper and directed by Tamsin Collison. An Audible Original Drama.

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Keeping the Lights On, Oct 2020

Ragged Edge Productions worked with industry and academic experts to develop this collection of short plays responding to energy production in the context of the Climate Emergency. Matt appeared in Fusion by Maeve Larkin and Things We Hear When We’re Not Listening by Debbie McAndrew, directed by Stefan Escreet

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Prostrate, Sept 2020

Stephen Tompkinson and Gary Wilmot star grapple with the country’s most common and least sexy male cancer. Matt digitally examines Stephen in both the Scots and the Australian style, in Martin Jameson’s comedy drama for BBC Radio 4. Hear a sample.

Eric the Skull, May 2020

Fenella Woolgar, Janie Dee, Mark Williams, Steve Furst and Matt tell the story of the Detection Club. In 1930, at the height of the Golden Age of crime fiction, a group of detective writers set about forming their own social organisation. An afternoon play for BBC Radio 4.

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Aberystwyth Mon Amour, 2020

Matt plays detective Louie Knight in Lighthouse Theatre's full-cast recording of their hit production of Malcolm Pryce's cult noir comedy. Recorded remotely in 2020's first Lockdown, followed later that summer by O Little Town of Aberystwyth.

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Audible Oxford Union Series

Matt presents all 4 series of this Audible Exclusive, presenting stories and ideas from the 21st Century’s most original and creative minds.

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Radio 4 Comedy

In 2019 Matt recorded My Obsession with Paul Merton in front of a live studio audience, a new comedy for BBC Radio 4. Hear a sample.

Season's Greetings

2019 found Matt in Scarborough and on tour with Alan Ayckbourn's celebrated company playing Neville in Season's Greetings.

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Prisoners of the Moon

2019 saw the release of feature film Prisoners of the Moon, which tells the shocking story of the Nazi War Criminals instrumental to the US moon landings. Matt plays nazi-hunting attorney Neal Sher.

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The Mabinogion

The Mabinogion are the earliest prose stories of the literature of Britain. They provide a mesmerising panorama of fantasy, romance, tragedy and humour, and were created by various narrators over time. Matt narrates an unabridged version of Lady Charlotte Guest's classic translation. Released Feb 2019

Bradecote & Catchpoll

The third audiobook of this brilliant medieval detective series, to be released in 2019, finds our investigators on the trail of a killer who strikes and melts back into the forest, leaving a trail of corpses in his wake.

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R3 Armistice Day Commemoration

Matt plays Sir Ernest MacMillan in a R3 feature exploring the story of the musicians interned in Germany during the Great War.

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Of Gods and Men

An original epic fantasy novella by Stephen Aryan. Matt narrates this stunning prequel to the Age of Dread trilogy.

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Auntie Poldi and the Sicilian Lions

Auntie Poldi can think of no finer place to wait for death than Sicily; a sea view, fine wine and plenty of it. Matt narrates the first in a charming new detective series. Released Feb 2018.

The Truth

Matt narrates this thrilling tale of suspense from the CWA Diamond winner and best-selling author of the Roy Grace series.
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Dec 2017.

Unforgivable

Bombs detonate in a busy souk, causing massive devastation. An explosion rips apart a mosque, killing and injuring those inside. But this isn't the Middle East... Matt narrates the latest DC Will MacReady adventure.

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Theatre by the Lake

Matt received great acclaim for his work in sell-out smash Handbagged and world premiere Remarkable Invisible in the theatre's 2017 season.

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Aberystwyth Mon Amour

Matt's been selling-out theatres across Wales in the smash-hit stage adaptation of Malcolm Pryce's cult noir detective comedy.

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Chaosmage

The 3rd in Stephen Aryan's thrilling Age of Darkness fantasy series. Matt has narrated the series for Hachette Audio.

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