From stage to screen, Matthew loves to perform and entertain!
In March 2023, Matthew filmed a series regular role in the pilot episode of Drew Goddard’s High Potential, starring Kaitlin Olson. In May, ABC announced plans to pick up the one-hour drama for the fall season.
Matthew recently starred as Young Ray in the play “Tommy and Me” at Bucks County Playhouse in New Hope, PA. This comes on the heels of his performance of Frank Jr. in the Off-Broadway production of “Merrily We Roll Along” at the New York Theatre Workshop. Matthew also had the honor of performing with a number of Broadway stars in The Transport Group’s benefit concert performance of the musical “Nine” at the Kaufman Music Center.
Matthew filmed his first lead role in the feature film, Going for Two, alongside Julianne Hough. He stars as Jimmy Moriarty, a fatherless 12-year-old boy, embarking on a quest for his “manhood”.
He was also seen in a supporting role in Manodrome which premiered at the 73rd Berlin International Film Festival on February 18, 2023.
Matthew co-starred in Season 2 of the Emmy Award winning Only Murders in the Building, playing Little Charles, and made his feature film debut as Jackson in Paramount's SMILE. Matthew has also worked professionally as a voiceover artist for commercials and on several animated series – including work with Netflix, Nickelodeon, and Disney.
Other regional theater credits include Fletcher in “Freaky Friday” at the New Theatre & Restaurant and Billy in “School of Rock” at The Theatre in the Park. In 2021 he performed as Randy Parker in MTKC Pro's “A Christmas Story” and as Tom Thumb in Musical Theatre Kansas City's “Barnum.”
He trains in the advanced all-pro track with Co-Owner Jessi Clayton, Sarah Baskin, and Taylor Kaplan of The Professional Performance Prep (The Prep) in Little Silver, NJ and studies voice with Laura Renee Mehl (NY).
Matthew attended Broadway Artists Alliance's (BAA) 2020, 2021, and 2023 Summer Intensives in New York City on scholarship as well as BAA’s 2022 and 2023 Winter Workshop Intensives. He also graduated from BAA Conservatory’s 10-week professional development program and continues to train and perform with them regularly.
You can follow Matthew on Instagram @matthewlambofficial and imdb.me/Matthew-Lamb.