Born in Miami, Florida, Matt Gerald is a versatile actor known for his compelling performances in both film and television. After completing his studies at The Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania, where he also played football, Matt embarked on a promising career on Wall Street. However, his true passion for the arts beckoned, leading him to pursue his calling as an actor and screenwriter in Hollywood.
Matt's talent and dedication have earned him a reputation for delivering memorable performances. He left an indelible mark as troubled officer Tommy Hisk in the acclaimed series "The Shield", brought a chilling intensity to minotaur predator Ray Speltzer in "Dexter", showcased his versatility as the complex and sympathetic Melvin Potter in "Daredevil", and brought depth and authenticity to villainous Corporal Lyle Wainfleet in the blockbuster films "Avatar" and “Avatar: The Way of Water".
Beyond his professional achievements, Matt's most cherished accomplishment is his loving family. He is incredibly proud of his amazing wife and considers himself fortunate to have two wonderful children who bring immense joy and fulfillment to his life. Matt's dedication to his craft, coupled with his role as a devoted husband and father, showcases the depth and richness of his character both on and off the screen.