Niall Matter

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  • Birth Place: Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
  • Profession: Actor
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Fast Facts

  • At 13, he was writing, directing and starring in his own short films.
  • His parents sent him to work on oil rigs with his grandfather at age 17, which he continued to do off and on until he was 25.
  • In 1999, he portrayed Groucho Marx in the play A Night in the Ukraine, for which he won Best Male Actor at the Alberta High School Zone Provincials.
  • Studied at the Vancouver Film School.
  • At age 25, he suffered a job-related accident on an oil rig that almost resulted in the amputation of his right leg.
  • One of his first jobs when he moved to Vancouver was "hanging out the side of skyscrapers changing windows and fixing the weather stripping."

Relationships

  • Trevor Matter — Brother

Details

  • Birth Place: Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
  • Profession: Actor