Eli Matthewson

Profile

Location

Auckland, New Zealand

Height

171 cm

Age Range

25–35

Ethnicity

NZ/European

Career Highlights

Billy T Award Nominee

Bachelor of Performing & Screen Arts-Unitec

Chris Stewart - American Accent Training workshop

Funny Girls (TVD)
Mediaworks Ltd
Role: Various

Short Poppies (TVD)
Augusto Films Ltd
Role: Librarian Director: Michelle Walshe

Awards.

2015Billy T Award Nominee
2013Best Comedy - 'Velcro City' - Auckland Fringe
2013Billy T Award Nominee
2012Best Newcomer Nominee, NZ International Comedy Festival
2011Auckland Fringe-Best Comedy 'Square Eye Pair'

Film Film.

2018Jono & Ben Show - Jono & Ben’s Big Stupid QuizAs himselfTVNZ

Short Film.

2013‘Work’ as part of ‘Talk: A Portmaneau'Chris Auckland Fringe
Dir. Heidi O’Loughlin

Feature Film.

2012Stars in Her Eyes Jay (Lead)Ample Films
Dir. Athina Tsoulis

Television.

20187 DaysPanelist and Spec WriterMediaworks
20177 DaysPanel
2017Funny GirlsVarious (Regular Series Skit player & Comedy Writer)
20167 DaysPanelMediaWorks
Dir. Various
2016Funny GirlsVarious (Regular Series Skit player & Comedy Writer)
2015Funny GirlsVarious (Regular Series Skit player & Comedy Writer)Mediaworks Ltd
2013Short PoppiesLibraian (Support)Augusto Films LTD
Dir. Michelle Walshe
2013U-LivePresenterTVNZ U

Theatre.

2014EarnestCecily (Lead)Q Theatre
Dir. Ben Henson
2014Snort (Core Cast)Basement Theatre
2013FanFiction ComedyMCMelbourne Comedy Festival
2013Proposition: Great!ComedianNZ International Comedy Festival
Dir. Rosie Carnahan-Darby
2013TitusFractious Tash
Dir. Ben Henson
2013Velcro CityVariousAuckland Fringe
Dir. Dan Bain
2012MegaChristmasBi-Polar BeerBasement Theatre
Dir. Simon Coleman
2012Square Eye Pair Max Edinburgh Fringe
Dir. Chris Neels
2012‘8’ the Play ElliotMaidment Theatre
Dir. Kacie Stetson
2006Scared ScriptlessImprovisorCourt Theatre

Voice.

2016KFC Radio
2015Spark Lab
2014AMI / GuidereadColenso BBDO

Training.

Chris Stewart - American Accent Training workshop - 2015
Audition Workshop - 2012, Terri de'Ath
Bachelor of Performing & Screen Arts-Unitec - 2010
Improv Masterclass - 2010
Court Theatre Company Classes - 2009, Elric Hooper & Lara McGregor