Matthew J Smith

Profile

Location

Auckland, New Zealand

Height

181 cm

Age Range

21–26

Ethnicity

NZ/European

Career Highlights

Top and Tail
Legacy Project,
Role: “Tom”
Director:

Leadership Award - Winner
Albany Junior High School

Screen Acting - National Youth Drama School
Richarg Rugg

Field Punishment No.1 (FF)
Lippy Pictures
Role: Boat Soldier

Atlas/Mountains/Dead Butterflies (Theatre)
Young and Hungry
Role: Rhys and Ensemble Director: Shadon Meredith and Amelia Reid

Power Rangers Megaforce (TVD)
Role: Boy Director: Various

Awards.

2013Unitec/ Albany senior high school start scholarship
2010Leadership Award
2006Albany Primary Performing Arts Award - Winner

Film Film.

2017Tricking BenClaudioThe Candle wasters
Dir. Elsie Bollinger
2016 How to throw a party and get away with itJaredUnitec
Dir. Vicky Yiannoutsos

Short Film.

2014Crash CourseGavinMedia Design School,
Dir. Simon Heath
2014MistakesDarrenSAE
Dir. Jio Williams

Television.

2017ShannaraBoy #1MTV NZ Ltd
2012Power Rangers MegaforceBoyDir. Various
2010InBetween SelfGreenstone Pictures

Theatre.

2016 The Lower DepthsThe BaronUnitec
Dir. Elena Stejko
2016 The winter's taleAutolycusUnitec
Dir. Paul Gittins
2016Hook up BoysTomThe Basement
Dir. Bruce Brown
2016SomnolenceRianUnitec
Dir. Benjamin Henson
2015Serious MoneyZak ZakermanUnitec
Dir. John Davies
2015Top and TailTomLegacy Project,
Dir. Bruce Brown
2014Romeo and JulietRomeoDir. Paul Gittins & Calum Gittins
2013Atlas/Mountains/Dead ButterfliesRhys Young and Hungry
Dir. Shadon Meredith and Amelia Reid
2013Cabaret Clifford BradshawAlbany Senior High School
Dir. Trevor Sharp
2013Like There's No TomorrowJonoATC
Dir. Robin Kerr & Eleanor Bishop
2012Return to the Forbidden PlanetCaptain TempestAlbany Senior High School
Dir. Trevor Sharp

Web Series.

2014 Lovely Little LosersClaudio The Candle wasters
Dir. Sally Bollinger
2013 Nothing much to doClaudioThe Candle wasters
Dir. Sally Bollinger

Training.

Self-Tape Master class with Tandi Wright 2017 - 2017
Bachelor of performing and screen arts (acting for screen and theatre) - 2014, Unitec
Combat for stage and screen, Alexander Holloway Awards: 2010 - 2014, NZ Stage combat school
Screen Acting - National Youth Drama School - 2013, NYDS
Comedy and improv - 2012, NYDS
Vocal Training - Albany Senior High School - 2012, Dianne