Professional Life

Matthew Porter has worked as a director and producer for more than two decades, helming award-winning projects in the US as well as Asia, Africa, the Caribbean, and South America.

He wrote and co-directed Blackwater Elegy starring Tony-winner John Cullum (Northern Exposure, Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt) and Emmy-nominee Barry Corbin (Yellowstone, No Country For Old Men).

More recently, Matthew has developed, produced, and directed a broad range of original branded entertainment projects, working with brands like Microsoft, Intel, and P&G, and retailers including eBay, Walmart, and Sam’s Club.

Matthew has also created and optioned projects to Cineflix Productions (American Pickers, Property Brothers) and producer Russell Cunningham, based at Fox Studios Australia.

Personal Life

When he’s not writing, directing, and producing, Matthew enjoys reading, coaching flag football, and embarrassing his wife and four children by singing 80s power ballads very loudly and very badly.