Matt Frewer

Matt Frewer

110 Fans
Jan. 4th, 1958
Born in
Washington, District of Columbia, USA
6' 3

Matt Frewer's Main TV Roles

Show Character(s)
Eureka TV Show
Orphan Black TV Show
Orphan Black
The Librarians TV Show
The Librarians
Taken TV Show
The Knick TV Show
The Knick
Gargoyles TV Show
Olympus TV Show
The Pink Panther TV Show
The Pink Panther
Alice (2009) TV Show
Alice (2009)
Max Headroom TV Show
Max Headroom
Stephen King's The Stand TV Show
Stephen King's The Stand
Intelligence (CA) TV Show
Intelligence (CA)
Stephen King's Desperation TV Show
Stephen King's Desperation
Psi Factor: Chronicles of the Paranormal TV Show
Psi Factor: Chronicles of the Paranormal
Dumb and Dumber TV Show
Dumb and Dumber
Doctor, Doctor TV Show
Doctor, Doctor
Delete TV Show
Toonsylvania TV Show
Bruno the Kid TV Show
Bruno the Kid
Tender is the Night TV Show
Tender is the Night

Main Movie Roles

Guest TV Roles

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Born in Washington D.C. and raised in Canada, Frewer attended the same Peterborough, Ontario area high school as his PSI Factor: Chronicles of the Paranormal (1996) co-star 'Barclay Hope'.

He trained for the stage in England, spending several years in such varied UK productions as The Glass Menagerie, Bent and A Comedy of Errors. He has performed in dozens of feature films, TV movies and series. A committed environmentalist, Frewer is a spokesperson for the Rainforest Action Network.

When not on location, he and his wife, 'Amanda Hillwood', and their daughter divide their time between Malibu, California and the Gatineau Hills of Quebec.

  • Matt was the Quarterback on his high school football team in Canada.
  • He appeared as Max Headroom in the music video and on the song "Paranoimia" by 'The Art of Noise' (qv).
  • Trained at the famous Bristol Old Vic Drama School and graduated from the three-year acting course in 1980
  • Has starred in three movies based on 'Stephen King (I)' (qv) works: _Riding the Bullet (2004)_ (qv), _Desperation (2006) (TV)_ (qv) and _"The Stand" (1994)_ (qv), as well as a sequel to another 'Stephen King (I)' (qv) story: "The Lawnmower Man" which was _Lawnmower Man 2: Beyond Cyberspace (1996)_ (qv), where he replaced 'Jeff Fahey' (qv) as the leading character Jobe.
  • His father was a hockey player who also served in the Army for 36 years.
  • Along with 'Amanda Pays' (qv) and 'William Morgan Sheppard' (qv), he is one of only three actors to appear in both _Max Headroom (1985) (TV)_ (qv) and _"Max Headroom" (1987)_ (qv).

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