Voice Over Artist / Actor
Matt B started his career as an actor 24 years ago when he wrote a blunt letter to Barrie Rutter at Northern Broadsides asking for a job. It worked. Barrie cast him in Romeo and Juliet and over the next five years he toured nationally and internationally in productions including: Antony and Cleopatra, The Passion, The Mysteries, Samson Agonistes, Richard III, King John, The Merry Wives, When we are Married and Macbeth.
Matt went onto work at Hull Truck Theatre and was directed by John Godber in: Seasons in the Sun, Teechers, Bouncers, Up’n Under, Wrestling Mad, Christmas Crackers and Our House.
At Hull Truck Matthew met associate director Nick Lane and worked on plays written and directed by Nick including: My Favourite Summer, Me and Me Dad, The Elves and the Shoemaker and a one-man show by John Godber called Beef.
Up until the global COVID-19 pandemic Matt was touring with the National Theatre’s acclaimed production of War Horse. Also touring the show internationally to cities including Hong Kong, Dublin, Auckland, Paris, Melbourne, Sydney and Perth.
Theatre / Drama / Comedy / Northern Accent / Commercial / Radio
● War Horse National Theatre & Worldwide Tour
● Emmerdale, ITV
● Radio 4 – Challenged for..
● Vodafone commercial