MATT RYAN JR.

Matt is a native Dublin actor and is 5′ 9″ (175cm) tall.

He’s been cast in the role of ‘Ronnie’ in the upcoming darkly surreal comedy ‘WILL OF FORTUNE,’ directed by John Sweeney for Top Floor Films.

He features alongside Pierce Brosnan in Terry Loane’s ‘THE LAST RIFLEMAN’ (Wee Buns Films), a moving drama which is currently in consideration for best film at the 2024 IFTA Awards.

Matt plays ‘Det. Frank Carey’ in the TV thriller ‘THE VANISHING TRIANGLE’ (Dir: Imogen Murphy/Park Films). The 6 part series aired in the U.S. last November on AMC+/Sundance Now, and will release on Virgin Media Ireland this Spring.

Also from Top Floor Films, and currently winning multiple awards for ‘Best Horror Short’ at short film festivals internationally is the psychological horror ‘8:13’ (Dir: Stephen Clarke Dunne) in which Matt plays the role of ‘Danny Meers’.

‘LAST WORDS’ (Dir: Richard Mason) is also heading for the short film festivals circuit in 2024. This poignant drama centres on the breakdown of a relationship between a couple who are trying to conceive their first child. Matt plays the husband ‘Mitchell.’

Other screen credits include ‘Mike’ in ‘WITNESS NUMBER 3’ (Dir: Diarmuid Goggins/Channel 5/Netflix); ‘Ross Duffy’ in ‘HARRY WILD’ ((Dir: Ronan Burke/Acorn TV); ‘Joe Brady’ in ‘THE QUEEN VS PATRICK O’DONNELL’ (Dir: Tomás Seoighe/TG4)

Theatre credits include ‘Philinte’ in 13 Spanner’s staging of Moliere’s ‘THE MISANTHROPE’ (The New Theatre); ‘Cheswick’ in ‘ONE FLEW OVER THE CUCKOO’S NEST’ (Helix Theatre) and ‘Brendan’ in Conor McPherson’s ‘THE WEIR’ (THE VIKING THEATRE).

CV available on request.