MATT RYAN JR.
Matt is a native Dublin actor and is 5′ 9″ (175cm) tall.
Matt plays the supporting role of ‘Mike’ in “WITNESS NUMBER THREE” a new 4 x 60 mins psychological drama from Story Filmswhich broadcast over four consecutive nights on Channel 5 in the UK recently. It is currently available to view on the Channel 5 player. The series was filmed on location in Ireland and stars Nina Toussaint-White (The Sister, Bodyguard).
Matt most recently wrapped filming in Northern Ireland on Ripple World Pictures feature film “THE LAST RIFLEMAN” which stars Pierce Brosnan (‘Artie Crawford’). Directed by Terry Loane (Mickybo and Me) the film also stars Jurgen Prochnow. Developed with funding from Northern Ireland Screen, The Last Rifleman is written by Kevin Fitzpatrick and follows ‘Artie’, a World War II veteran who escapes from his care home in Northern Ireland and battles his way to France for the 75th anniversary of the D-Day landings, and a reconciliation with the ghosts of his past. It’s being produced by Katy Jackson at Wee Buns Films Ltd (The Survivalist, Zoo, Viking Destiny).
Matt’s screen credits also include he supporting role of ‘Ross Duffy’ in “HARRY WILD” (Acorn/RTE) Directed by Rob and Ronan Bourke, THE QUEEN V PATRICK O’DONNELL” a docudrama for TG4 directed by Tomás Seoighe, Merman’s comedy series for Channel 4 “FRANK OF IRELAND”, and the short film “BLIND MAN’S BLUFF” directed by Colm Sexton’.
Theatre credits include ‘Philinte’ in 13 Spanner’s staging of Peter Reid’s adaptation of Moliere’s “THE MISANTHROPE” (The Viking Theatre), ‘Cheswick’ in ‘ONE FLEW OVER THE CUCKOO’S NEST’ (Helix), and ‘Brendan’ in Conor McPherson’s ‘THE WEIR’ (The Viking Theatre).