Matthew’s showreel from Dalzell and Beresford Agents

Full List of Matthew’s Film and TV Roles:-

Four Kids and It

Family Adventure

Character: David.  The father/step-father

Also starring: Michael Caine (Voice), Russell Brand, Paula Patton.

Director: Andy De Emmony 2018


Trailer: to follow.

Big Bad Fox

Animated Movie

Character: Wolf (Voice for UK release)

Also starring: Bill Bailey, Adrian Edmondson, Celia Imrie, Phill Jupitus.

Director: Patrick Imbert/Benjamin Renner

IMDb:[French version]

Trailer: [English version] –


Forever and a Day – a James Bond novel by Anthony Horowitz

Audio Book Narration

Audible version and sample available here –

Official Secrets

Movie – Thriller

Pictures coming!

Character: Peter Beaumont.  A journalist who is part of a team that breaks the story of a whistleblower.

Also starring: Keira Knightley, Ralph Fiennes, Matt Smith.

Director: Gavin Hood


Trailer: not available yet.


A Discovery of Witches

TV Series – Drama

Character: Matthew Clairmont/Matthew De Clemont (Co-Lead)  An ancient vampire who starts a forbidden relationship with a witch – Diana Bishop.

Also starring: Teresa Palmer, Edward Blummel, Owen Teale, Aiysha Hart, Louise Brealy

Dir: Various /Produced by Bad Wolf Productions 2017 –





Ordeal By Innocence

TV Mini-Series – Drama

Character: Philip Durrant.  Ensemble character – 3 episodes. An ex-fighter pilot who is unhappy to be wheel-chair bound after an accident. He involves himself in a murder investigation when his wife becomes a suspect in this Agatha Christie murder mystery.

Also starring: Bill Nighy, Eleanor Tomlinson, Christian Cooke, Anna Chancellor

Dir: Sandra Goldbacher 2017



The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society

Movie – Drama/Romance

Character: Sidney Stark.  The lead character’s publisher and long time ‘older brother’ type friend.

Also starring: Lily James, Jessica Brown-Findlay, Michael Huisman

Dir: Mike Newell 2018



The Crown

TV Series – Drama

Character: Antony Armstrong-Jones/Lord Snowdon (Ensemble cast main character) – a charismatic, bohemian photographer who meets and marries Princess Margaret in this royal drama.

Also starring: Claire Foy, Matt Smith, Vanessa Kirby





Movie – Comedy

Character: Ben (Lead Character) – a scientist who raises his children contrarily to their genetic tendencies to prove the ultimate power of nurture over nature.

Also starring: Toni Collette

Dir: Emanuel Hoss-Desmaris 2018



The Hatton Garden Project (UK title)/One Last Heist (U.S.title)

Movie – Thriller/Comedy

Character: XXX (Lead Character) An un-named thief who has recently got out of prison. He plans to rob the Hatton Garden vaults with the help of some old time criminals.Also starring: Larry Lamb, Stephen Moyer, Phil Daniels

Dir: Ronnie Thompson 2017



The Sense of an Ending

Movie – Drama

Character: Joe Hunt (Bit part character). History teacher.

Also starring: Jim Broadbent and Charlotte Rampling

Dir: Ritesh Batra 2017



Roadside Picnic

TV Series Pilot – Sci-fi Drama

Character: Redrick (Red) Schuhart.  A ‘stalker’.

Also starring: Tom Noonan, Felisha Terrell, Chloe Coleman.

Dir: Alan Taylor 2017




Movie – World war 2 thriller

Character: Guy Sangster (Bit part – one scene.) – a badly wounded officer who has important information.

Also starring: Brad Pitt, Marion Cotillard

Dir: Robert Zemeckis  2016





TV – Drama mini-series/ 4 Episodes

Character: Doctor William Waller (Supporting character 2 Episodes) – A doctor and slave owner.

Also starring: Forest Whitaker, Malachi Kirby, Anika Noni-Rose

Dir: Phillip Noyce & Mario Van Peebles 2016



The Wine Show

TV Factual


Also with Matthew Rhys, Joe Fattorini, Amelia Singer and others.

Dir: Carl Prechezer and Ed St. Giles 2015 – 2016



Downton Abbey

TV Drama Series

Character: Henry Talbot (ensemble main character – 7 Episodes)  A racing driver from a noble family who woos  Lady Mary Crawley

Also starring: Hugh Bonneville, Michelle Dockery, Jim Carter, Penelope Wilton

Dir: Various 2014-2016


Trailer for final episode:


Movie – Drama

Character: Albright (A main character).  A scientist offering what seems to be immortality for rich people – new genetically engineered bodies. But he is not what he seems.

Also starring: Ryan Reynolds, Natalie Martinez, Ben Kingsley

Dir: Tarsem Singh 2015




The Good Wife

TV – Drama Series

Character: Finn Polmar (Ensemble cast character 28 Episodes) A Chicago lawyer who develops a friendship with the lead character Alicia Florrick.

Also starring: Julianna Magulies, Chris Nosh, Josh Charles

Dir: Various 2014 – 2015


Trailer example:


Movie – Drama

Character: Pete Mitchell (Ensemble cast/Lead)  The head of a saturation dive team who are stranded in a small pod on the sea bed after being separated from their ship in a storm.

Also starring: Danny Huston, Joe Cole, Alan McKenna

Dir: Ron Scalpello 2015



The Imitation Game

Movie – Drama

Character: Hugh Alexander (Ensemble cast/main character)  A talented code breaker at Bletchley Park during World War 2 who works with Alan Turing.

Also starring: Benedict Cumberbatch, Keira Knightley, Charles Dance

Dir: Morten Tyldum 2014



Death Comes to Pemberley

TV Mini-Series/ 3 Episodes

Character: George Wickham (Ensemble cast/main character 3 Episodes)  The bad boy of Pride and Prejudice finds himself accused of murder.

Also starring: Matthew Rhys, Anna Maxwell-Martin, Jenna Coleman

Dir: Daniel Percival, BBC 2013




Movie – Drama/Romance

Character: Captain Sir John Lindsay (Bit part character in first few scenes) Belle’s father who places her in the care of his family while is travels the world as a ship’s captain.

Also starring: Gugu Mbatha-Raw, Tom Wilkinson, Emily Watson

Dir: Amma Asante 2013



Dancing on the Edge

TV Mini-Series/ 6 Episodes

Character: Stanley Mitchell (Lead character 6 Episodes) Journalist and editor of a music magazine in the 1930’s who befriends a jazz musician who is accused of murder.

Also starring: Chiwetel Ejiofor, Joanna Vanderham, John Goodman, Jacqueline Bisset

Dir:  Stephen Poliakoff BBC 2013




Movie – Drama Thriller

Character: Charles Stoker/Uncle Charlie (Lead character)  India Stoker’s mysterious long lost Uncle who comes to live with her and her mother after her father’s death.

Also starring: Mia Wasikowska, Nicole Kidman.

Dir: Chan-Wook Park 2013



The Vatican (U.S. title)/Portrait (Europe UK Title)

TV Series Pilot/TV Movie  –  not released.

Character: Bernd Koch (Ensemble cast/lead character)  Charismatic and attractive papal secretary.

Also starring: Bruno Ganz, Rebecca Ferguson, Kyle Chandler, Anna Friel

Dir: Ridley Scott 2013


Trailer: never released.


The Poison Tree

TV Mini-Series/2 Episodes

Character:  Rex Keppel/Clarke (Ensemble Cast/Lead Character 2 Episodes)  A man who makes a heroic sacrifice to protect people he loves.

Also starring: MyAnna Buring, Ophelia Lovibond, Patrick Baladi

Dir: Marek Losey ITV 2012





TV Mini-Series/2 Episodes

Character: Captain Gray (Supporting character 2 Episodes) The main character’s commanding officer in World War 1 drama.

Also starring: Eddie Redmayne, Clemence Poesy, Richard Madden.

Dir: Philip Martin 2012



Burning Man

Movie – Drama/Romance

Character: Tom (Lead Character) A father and an english chef of a chic Bondi Beach restaurant who deals with grief and loss in a destructive way.

Also starring: Bojana Novakovic, Rachel Griffiths, Essie Davis, Kerry Fox.

Dir: Jonathan Teplitzky 2011





Cemetery Junction

Movie – Comedy/Drama/Romance

Character: Mike Ramsey (Supporting Character) A social climbing and ruthless life assurance sales person who trains the lead character and is engaged to the boss’s daughter. Set in 1970’s.

Also starring: Felicity Jones, Tom Hughes, Ricky Gervais, Christian Cooke, Ralph Fiennes.

Dir: Ricky Gervais & Stephen Merchant 2010



Leap Year

Movie – Comedy/Romance

Character: Declan O’Callaghan (Lead Character)  An Irish chef and pub owner who helps an American woman travel to Dublin in time to propose to her boyfriend on Leap Year Day.

Also starring: Amy Adams, Adam Scott, John Lithgow.

Dir: Anand Tucker, 2010




A Single Man

Movie – Drama/Romance

Character: Jim (Supporting Character) The partner of lead character George – the story of their relationship is told in flashbacks after a tragedy.

Also starring: Colin Firth, Julianne Moore, Nicholas Hoult

Dir: Tom Ford 2009






Movie – Action/Drama

Character: Adrian Veidt/Ozymandias (Ensemble Cast/Main character)  The most intelligent man in the world.  A highly successful business owner who is a retired superhero crime fighter who is ruthless in carrying out his plans for the world.

Also starring: Billy Crudup, Malin Akerman, Jackie Earle- Haley, Jeffrey Dean-Morgan, Patrick Wilson.

Dir: Zack Synder 2009




Brideshead Revisited

Movie – Drama/Romance

Character: Charles Ryder (Lead Character)  The story of Charles’s relationship with the Flyte family and their home – Brideshead Castle.

Also starring: Ben Wishaw, Hayley Attwell, Emma Thompson, Michael Gambon, Felicity Jones.

Dir: Julian Jarrold 2008



The Lookout

Movie – Crime Drama

Character: Gary Spargo (Main Character)  He befriends the main character (a bank cleaner with brain damage) but is not what he seems.

Also starring: Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Jeff Daniels, Isla Fisher.

Dir: Scott Frank 2007



Copying Beethoven

Movie – Biography/Drama

Character: Martin Bauer (Supporting Character) Civil engineer/Fiance to lead character – Beethoven’s music copyist Anna Holtz.

Also starring: Diane Kruger, Ed Harris

Dir: Agnieszka Holland 2006




My Family and Other Animals

TV Movie – Comedy/Drama

Character: Larry Durrell (Ensemble cast – a main character) Larry is Gerald Durrell’s self absorbed older brother.  A writer.

Also starring: Imelda Staunton, Tamzin Merchant, Russell Tovey.

Dir: Sheree Folkson 2005


Trailer:  Not available but clip here –

Imagine Me and You

Movie: Comedy/Romance

Character: Heck/Hector (Ensemble cast – a main character).  Heck marries childhood sweetheart Rachel but things do not go to plan.

Also starring: Piper Perabo, Lena Headey, Darren Boyd, Anthony Head.

Dir: Ol Parker 2006




Match Point

Movie: Crime/Drama

Character: Tom Hewett (Supporting Character)  Tom makes friends with Chris, a social climbing tennis pro and introduces him to his sister Chloe and his girlfriend – the beautiful actress Nola.

Also starring:  Scarlett Johansson, Jonathan Rhys Meyers, Emily Mortimer, Brian Cox

Dir: Woody Allen 2005



Agatha Christie’s Marple – A Murder is Announced

TV Drama Series – Series One, Episode 2

Character: Patrick Simmons (Ensemble cast – a main character in one episode).  A suspect in a devious murder mystery investigated by Miss Marple.

Also starring: Geraldine McEwan,  Keeley Hawes, Zoe Wanamaker,  Catherine Tate, Sienna Guillory.

Dir: John Strickland 2005


Trailer: No trailer available.


He Knew He Was Right

TV Mini-series – Drama – Four Episodes.

Character: Brooke Burgess (Supporting Character – 3 episodes) A man who falls in love with his rich Aunt’s companion and poor relation, Dorothy.

Also starring: Oliver Dimsdale, David Tennant, Anna Massey, Stephen Campbell-Moore.

Dir: TBC    2004


Trailer: No trailer available.  Stills slideshow here –

Chasing Liberty

Movie – Romanic Comedy

Character: Ben Calder (Lead character).  A government agent assigned to protect the U.S. President’s daughter Anna.

Also starring: Mandy Moore, Mark Harmon, Annabella Sciorra, Jeremy Piven.

Dir: Andy Cadiff 2004



The Inspector Lynley Mysteries – Episode – A Suitable Vengeance

TV Series – Crime Drama

Character: Peter Lynley (Supporting Character 1 Episode – Series 2 Episode 3)  Inspector Lynley’s estranged, troubled, younger brother who is suspected of murder.

Also starring: Nathaniel Parker, Sharon Small, Lesley Vockerage, Peter Egan, Gabrielle Drake.

Dir: Edward Bennett 2003


Trailer: Not available.


South from Granada/ Al sur de Granada

Movie – Spanish Language Biographical Drama/Romance

Character: Gerald Brenan. (Lead)  Set in 1919 – Young Englishman, Gerald Brenan rents a house for a year in a village in Alpujarra, Spain.

Also starring: Veronica Sanchez, Guillermo Toledo, James Fleet, Laurence Fox, Jessica-Kate Meyer.

Dir: Fernando Columo 2003



Bounty Hamster

Animated TV Series – Comedy 25 episodes

Character: Various – voiced a large proportion of the supporting roles in this series.

Also starring: Gary Martin, Juliet Cowan, Jeff ‘Swampy’ Marsh.

Dir: Graham Ralph ITV 2003 – 2004


Trailer: unavailable – episodes on line.  Example here –


Confessions of an Ugly Stepsister

TV Movie – Romance (Part of The Wonderful World of Disney Series)

Character: Casper (Ensemble cast/ main character) An artist’s assistant who falls in love with Cinderella’s ‘ugly’ stepsister.

Also starring: Stockard Channing, Jonathan Pryce, Azura Skye.

Dir:  Gavin Miller 2002