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Matthew Backer

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Gender: Male
Age Range: 20 - 35
Height: 175cm
DOB: 30 Apr 1985
Base Location: Sydney
Available In: Brisbane, Melbourne, Perth, Sydney
Skills: Actor, Corporate, Dancer, Musical Theatre, Presenter, Prof. Singer, Voice Artist, Writer
Hair: Dark Brown, Black
Eye: Green, Hazel, Blue / Green
Ethnicity: Caucasian, East European, European, Greek, Hispanic, Italian, Latino, Middle Eastern, Southern European, West European
Memberships: M.E.A.A




TV Presenter ABC
ST Joshua/Gerry Sydney Theatre Company, Kip Williams
ST Alan Hayes Theatre, Shaun Rennie
ST Various Sydney Theatre Company, Kip Williams


ST Puck Sydney Theatre Company, Kip Williams
ST Edward Ridgeway Queensland Theatre Company, Paige Rattray
ST Liam Griffin Theatre Company, Darren Yap


ST Marmaduke / Chorus Sydney Theatre Company, Sarah Goodes
ST Alex Belvoir St Theatre, Anthea Williams
ST Ariel Bell Shakespeare, John Bell
ST Douglas Macarthur / American GI / Aussie soldier / Robbie Queensland Theatre Company, Iain Sinclair


SF Federico Azure Productions, Andrea Demetriades and Louisa Mignone
SF Teddy Soda Honey Films, Kevin Lim
ST Dauphin, Nim, Westmoreland Bell Shakespeare, Damien Ryan
O Actor/Producer I'm With Stupid Sketch Comedy, Various


ST Various Sydney Theatre Co., Imara Savage
ST Tortoise Griffin Theatre Company, Susanna Dowling
ST Brother Griffin Theatre Company, Lucas Jervies
ST Posner Sydney Opera House/Peach Theatre Company, Jesse Peach
ST The Watch-Out Wizard The Leapfrog Touring Co., Darren Gilshenan
TV Jim Beyond Productions, Katie Hides
TV Host Beyond Productions, Katie Hides


SF Benno AFTRS, Brendon McDonall
SF Oil 48hr Eco-Film Fest, Amy Wang
ST He HotHouse Theatre, Rachel Baring
ST Pierre Parade Theatre, Kellie Mackereth


ST Michael Theatre Works St Kilda, Jeffrey Jay Fowler
V Mike Realplay Media, Grant Dodwell
MT Frankie Valli Dodger Theatricals/New Theatricals, Des McAnuff

Training & Additional Notes

2003 - 2005
2008 - 2010
2015 Sydney Theatre Award nomination
Best Supporting Actor for Bell Shakespeare's 'The Tempest'

2016 BroadwayWorld Award
Best Actor in a Play for Sydney Theatre Company's 'A Midsummer Night's Dream'

2016 Matilda Award
Best Actor in a Play for Queensland Theatre's 'Switzerland'


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Shoe Size: 8
Waist: 78cm
Neck: 40cm
Chest: 98cm
Natural Accent: Australian
Accent Skills: American Standard, Australian, English, New Zealand
Voice Style: Impersonation, Corporate, Character, Radio/TV Promo, Straight
Hair Length: Short
Hair Style: Straight
Instrumental: Brass
Singing: Choir, Folk, Musical Theatre, Pop
Singing Range: Tenor
Drivers Licence: Car
Voice Style: Impersonation, Corporate, Character, Radio/TV Promo, Straight

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