| Theatre actor|
| November 17, 1981 (age 34) (1981-11-17) San Diego, California|
NYU Tisch School of the Arts
Tim Minchin, Peter Darling, Bertie Carvel
Matt Harrington (actor) Wikipedia
Matt Harrington is an American stage actor, best known for his work in the Broadway production of Matilda the Musical, in which he replaced Tony Award winner Gabriel Ebert in the role of Mr. Wormwood.
Prior to performing in Matilda, Harrington was the only American actor to appear on stage in both productions of the critically acclaimed Broadway repertory of Twelfth Night and Richard III, starring Mark Rylance, at the Belasco Theatre. The productions originated at Shakespeare's Globe in London and ultimately transferred to Broadway after a successful West End run.
Harrington was born and raised in San Diego, California. He holds an MFA from NYU's Graduate Acting Program.
Harrington made his Broadway debut understudying in the Roundabout Theatre Company production of Harvey, starring Jim Parsons. In addition to his work on Broadway, Harrington has appeared at numerous theaters across the country, including Philadelphia Theatre Company, Berkshire Theatre Festival, TheatreWorks Palo Alto, Weston Playhouse, Syracuse Stage, and Portland Stage Company. His television credits include The Good Wife, Boardwalk Empire, Gravity, and Bored to Death.