The feature film EYE FOR AN EYE was shot in Cornwall in November 2017. I played Bill in this revenge story written and directed by Alex Jovanoski. The film is currently in post-production towards a fall 2018 release.
The feature film FORGET ABOUT NICK (a comedy in which I play an overeager real estate broker) opens the Cologne Film Festival on September 29th.
The Film will also be showing in competition at the Tokyo International Film Festival (October 25th - November 3rd). The movie premieres in German Theaters on December 7th 2017.
The official Website is: http://www.forgetaboutnick-derfilm.de
I recently completed filming a Co-Star appearance on DIFFICULT PEOPLE.
The Episode is set to air September 12th on HULU. Please check it out!
Please check out the RETURN TO MONTAUK Trailer.
The movie opens in Germany on May 11th and in Switzerland on June 22nd.
The Berlin International Film Festival program is online and "Return to Montauk" Is being shown as part of the competition. In the movie I play the role of Mark McDonald, the publisher of Max - played by the amazing Stellan Skarsgard.
Great news: I'm currently preparing to play the character of Lawrence in an upcoming film-project by Margarethe von Trotta - a comedy set in Manhattan. I couldn't be more grateful and excited to have a chance to work with this legendary director.
Bring it on 2017 - I'm ready!
I'm thrilled to announce that I've been cast in Volker Schloendorff's (The Tin Drum) new movie "Return to Montauk". I'll play the American editor of the main character who is a German author, played by Stellan Skarsgard. The screenplay is by Colm Tóibín (Brooklyn).
Trapper played it's final performance on November 21st after a 3 week run at the West 4th Street Theatre in New York City. Here's what one of the reviews said about Matthew's performance:
"Magazine owner Rory (Matthew Sanders) is heartbreaking in his support and love for Jillian, but his monologue about realizing that he was not cut out to be a war correspondent or any other sort of serious journalist is one of the highlights of the play."
For the full review go to:
I am currently in rehearsals for the play "TRAPPER" by Meghan E. Jones. The Production is directed by Jenny Reed and is being produced by "The Shelter".
The show will be performed at the "East 4th street theatre" (83 East 4th street), which is the small space at New York Theatre Workshop. Opening night will be on November 6th with a closing date of November 21st.
The OUTLAW clip is finally up in the REEL section. It was such a fun shoot!
I am currently starring as SCOTT H. GIBBS in "THE MAN OF THE HOUR" by George Broadhurst at The Metropolitan Playhouse in Manhattan.
The theatre is located at 220 East 4th Street (between Avenue A and Avenue B).
The last performance will be on March 22nd.
"...Matthew Sanders presents an assuredly false front of virtue as Gibbs...
Lighting & Sound America (For the full review click here)