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Matthew Beard

 
Bio:
Matthew Beard made his stage debut in the West End production of Skylight, for which he was nominated for the Emerging Talent Award at the London Evening Standard Awards. He can currently be seen in a featured role in the film The Imitation Game. His performance in When Did You Last See Your Father? ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Matthew Beard made his stage debut in the West End production of Skylight, for which he was nominated for the Emerging Talent Award at the London Evening Standard Awards. He can currently be seen in a featured role in the film The Imitation Game. His performance in When Did You Last See Your Father? ... (read complete bio)

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Stage Credits

  [Off-Broadway]
BAM Off-Broadway Revival, 2018
Edmund Tyrone
  [West End]
Bristol Old Vic Revival, 2018
Edmund Tyrone
  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 2015
Edward Sergeant
  [West End]
West End Revival, 2014
Edward Sergeant

Matthew Beard Movies

When Did You Last See Your Father?
 
[2007]
Blake Teen
An Education
 
[2009]
Graham
Chatroom
 
[2010]
Jim
One Day
 
[2011]
Murray Cope
The Look of Love
 
[2013]
Howard Raymond
Skylight
 
[2014]
Edward Sergeant
The Riot Club
 
[2014]
Guy
The Imitation Game
 
[2014]
Peter Hilton
The Lovers
 
[2015]
Matt
Carnage
 
[2017]
Voice of Jeremy
The Party's Just Beginning
 
[2018]
Alistair
Elizabeth Harvest
 
[2018]
Oliver
Johnny English Strikes Again
 
[2018]
P

Matthew Beard TV Shows

Avenue 5
 
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Alan Lewis
Fat Friends
 
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Lee, Lee McGary
Vienna Blood
 
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Max Liebermann
Where the Heart Is
 
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James Parker, Richard Cross, Boy One

Matthew Beard Biography

Matthew Beard made his stage debut in the West End production of Skylight, for which he was nominated for the Emerging Talent Award at the London Evening Standard Awards. He can currently be seen in a featured role in the film The Imitation Game. His performance in When Did You Last See Your Father? garnered him nominations for both a British Independent Film Award and an Evening Standard British Film Award as Most Promising Newcomer. His other film appearances include The Riot Club, The Look of Love, One Day, Singularity, Chatroom, and An Education. His television credits include Rogue and Labyrinth.

Matthew Beard Awards and Nominations

 
Tony Awards - 2015 - Best Performance by an Actor in a Featured Role in a Play
Matthew Beard, Skylight

Matthew Beard News

HBO Renews AVENUE 5 For a Second Season Photo HBO Renews AVENUE 5 For a Second Season
by Kaitlin Milligan - Feb 13, 2020

Following the debut of the first season on January 19, comedy series AVENUE 5 has been renewed for a second season, it was announced today by Amy Gravitt, Executive Vice President, HBO Programming.

PBS to Premiere New Six-Part Crime Drama VIENNA BLOOD Photo PBS to Premiere New Six-Part Crime Drama VIENNA BLOOD
by Kaitlin Milligan - Dec 12, 2019

A thrilling new murder mystery series set in the first decade of the 1900s in Vienna from acclaimed screenwriter Steve Thompson (Sherlock, Deep State, Jericho) and based on the best-selling novels by Frank Tallis, VIENNA BLOOD premieres on six consecutive Sundays, January 19-February 23, 2020, 10:00-11:00 p.m. ET (check local listings) on PBS, pbs.org and the PBS App. 

HBO To Debut New Comedy Series AVENUE 5 This January Photo HBO To Debut New Comedy Series AVENUE 5 This January
by Kaitlin Milligan - Nov 18, 2019

Created by Armando Iannucci of ‚ÄúVeep,‚ÄĚ AVENUE 5, debuting in January, is a new HBO comedy set 40 years in the future when traveling the solar system is no longer the stuff of sci-fi fantasy, but a booming, multibillion-dollar business.

BWW Review: Cirque du Soleil VOLTA in Chicago Photo BWW Review: Cirque du Soleil VOLTA in Chicago
by Rachel Weinberg - Jun 3, 2019

French Canadian troupe Cirque du Soleil delivers a death-defying and dazzling array of acrobatic acts with VOLTA, now resident in a large tent occupying Soldier Field's South Parking Lot. Each of VOLTA's astounding, seemingly superhuman acts grow increasingly more jaw-dropping as the show progresses.

BWW Review: LONG DAY'S JOURNEY INTO NIGHT - The Tragedy of a Family's Downward Spiral Photo BWW Review: LONG DAY'S JOURNEY INTO NIGHT - The Tragedy of a Family's Downward Spiral
by Ellen Dostal - Jun 12, 2018

Halfway through Act I of Eugene O'Neill's LONG DAY'S JOURNEY INTO NIGHT at the Wallis, I was looking at Rob Howell's see-through set design when it dawned on me. People who live in glass houses shouldn't throw stones. If only the Tyrones had gotten the memo.

BWW Review: Jeremy Irons and Lesley Manville Star in Eugene O'Neill's LONG DAY'S JOUR Photo BWW Review: Jeremy Irons and Lesley Manville Star in Eugene O'Neill's LONG DAY'S JOURNEY INTO NIGHT
by Michael Dale - May 15, 2018

Ranking up there with MEDEA and OEDIPUS REX, Eugene O'Neill's family tragedy LONG DAY'S JOURNEY INTO NIGHT would most likely make any playgoer's list of inappropriate classics to revive on Mother's Day weekend.

The Wallis Presents The Bristol Old Vic And Fiery Angel Production Of LONG DAY'S JOUR Photo The Wallis Presents The Bristol Old Vic And Fiery Angel Production Of LONG DAY'S JOURNEY INTO NIGHT
by A.A. Cristi - May 14, 2018

Eugene O'Neill's Pulitzer Prize-winning masterpiece Long Day's Journey Into Night  comes to the Wallis Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts for a limited three-week engagement from Friday, June 8 through Sunday, July 1. Richard Eyre's acclaimed Bristol Old Vic production stars Academy Award winner Jeremy Irons(Brideshead Revisited, Reversal of Fortune,  'The Borgias') and Olivier Award winner and Oscar nominee Lesley Manville(Another Year,  'Harlots,' Phantom Thread). Matthew Beard (The Imitation Game, The Riot Club), Rory Keenan (BBC's 'War & Peace,' 'Peaky Blinders') and Jessica Regan (reprising the role as Cathleen from the 2016 Bristol Old Vic production) round out the ensemble cast.  

Review Roundup: A LONG DAY'S JOURNEY INTO NIGHT, with Jeremy Irons & Lesley Manville Photo Review Roundup: A LONG DAY'S JOURNEY INTO NIGHT, with Jeremy Irons & Lesley Manville
by Review Roundups - May 14, 2018

Eugene O'Neill's Pulitzer Prize-winning autobiographical family drama, Long Day's Journey Into Night, is widely regarded as one of the most powerful American plays of the 20th century. The acclaimed Bristol Old Vic production-which premiered in 2016 as the centerpiece of its 250th anniversary season-is helmed by award-winning theater and film director Sir Richard Eyre, and features unforgettable performances by stage, screen, Tony- and Oscar-winning actor Jeremy Irons and renowned stage, screen, Oscar- and Olivier-nominated actress Lesley Manville.

Leslie Manville and Jeremy Irons Star in Bristol Old Vic's Production Of LONG DAY'S J Photo Leslie Manville and Jeremy Irons Star in Bristol Old Vic's Production Of LONG DAY'S JOURNEY INTO NIGHT at BAM
by A.A. Cristi - Mar 19, 2018

Eugene O'Neill's Pulitzer Prize-winning autobiographical family drama, Long Day's Journey Into Night, is widely regarded as one of the most powerful American plays of the 20th century.

Tribeca Film Festival Shares 2018 Feature Film Program Photo Tribeca Film Festival Shares 2018 Feature Film Program
by Tori Hartshorn - Mar 7, 2018

The 17th annual Tribeca Film Festival, presented by AT&T, revealed its feature film lineup championing the discovery of emerging voices and celebrating new work from established filmmaking talent. To close the Festival, Tribeca will World Premiere¬†The Fourth Estate, from Oscar¬ģ-nominated director Liz Garbus, which follows¬†The New York Times' coverage of the Trump administration's first year. The Centerpiece Gala will be the World Premiere of Drake Doremus' sci-fi romance¬†Zoe¬†starring Ewan McGregor, Lea Seydoux, Rashida Jones, and Theo James. The 2018 Tribeca Film Festival takes place April 18-29.

Matthew Beard Videos

STAGE TUBE: SKYLIGHT Team's Best Revival of a Play Tonys Speech
by Stage Tube - Jun 8, 2015

The producers of Skylight accepted this year's Tony Award for Bset Revival of a Play, and you can see their full speech below!

VIDEO: Watch SKYLIGHT's Carey Mulligan Sing in Upcoming Romantic Drama
by Caryn Robbins - Apr 30, 2015

Below, check out a first look in which Mulligan and Sheen duet on the folk tune 'Let No Man Steal Your Thyme'.

BWW TV: Chatting with the Company of Broadway's SKYLIGHT on Opening Night- Bill Nighy, Carey Mulligan & More!
by TV - Opening Night Special - Apr 3, 2015

Carey Mulligan and Bill Nighy are currently reprising their critically acclaimed West End performances in the hit London production of David Hare's Skylight at the John Golden Theatre, directed by two-time Tony Award-winner Stephen Daldry. Skylight, which also features Matthew Beard, opened last night, April 2, at the John Golden Theatre (252 West 45th Street). BroadwayWorld brings you interviews with the company after the curtain went down below!

BWW TV: Watch a Scene from Broadway's SKYLIGHT- with Carey Mulligan and Bill Nighy!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Apr 1, 2015

Carey Mulligan and Bill Nighy reprise their critically acclaimed West End performances in the hit London production of David Hare's Skylight at the John Golden Theatre (252 West 45th Street), directed by two-time Tony Award-winner Stephen Daldry. SKYLIGHT played to sold-out houses when it opened in the West End in June; it recently received the 2014 Evening Standard Award for Revival of the year. SKYLIGHT, which also features Matthew Beard, is currently in previews at the John Golden Theatre (252 West 45th Street), where it will open tomorrow, Thursday, April 2. Skylight will play a 13-week limited engagement through Sunday, June, 21. Below, BroadwayWorld brings you a scene from the show, featuring Nighy and Mulligan in action!

VIDEO: Carey Mulligan Talks Cooking Spaghetti on Stage in Broadway's SKYLIGHT
by Caryn Robbins - Mar 27, 2015

Carey Mulligan stopped by last night's TONIGHT SHOW to talk about cooking the classic dish, Spaghetti Bolognese from scratch on stage every night in her new Broadway play SKYLIGHT.

VIDEO: Carey Mulligan Talks Broadway's SKYLIGHT on 'Today'
by Caryn Robbins - Mar 19, 2015

Oscar-nominated actress Carey Mulligan stopped by this morning's TODAY to talk about starring in SKYLIGHT on Broadway. In the play, the actress portrays a teacher exploring a complicated relationship with a former lover.

BWW TV: Chatting with the Cast of Broadway's SKYLIGHT - Carey Mulligan, Bill Nighy and More!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Mar 11, 2015

The upcoming Broadway production of the sold-out West End production of David Hare's Skylight, directed by Stephen Daldry, winner of the 2014 London Evening Standard Award for Revival of the Year, is set to begin performances Friday, March 13 at the John Golden Theatre. The production, which will star Carey Mulligan and Bill Nighy, and feature Matthew Beard, all recreating their acclaimed London performances, opens Thursday, April 2 for a strictly limited 13-week engagement. The company met the press yesterday, and BroadwayWorld's Richard Ridge was on hand to chat with the cast and creative team!

VIDEO: First Look - Benedict Cumberbatch Stars in Award-Winning THE IMITATION GAME
by Caryn Robbins - Oct 2, 2014

Below, check out the new UK trailer for THE IMITATION GAME, starring Benedict Cumberbatch.

VIDEO: Trailer for DirecTV's ROGUE, Feat. Thandie Newton
by Tyler Peterson - Jan 9, 2013

DirecTV debuted the first trailer for its upcoming thriller series ROGUE, starring Thandie Newton. The 10-episode first season is set to air April 3 on DirecTV's Audience Network. Check it out below!


Matthew Beard Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Matthew Beard been in?
Matthew Beard has appeared on Broadway in 1 shows.

How many West End shows has Matthew Beard been in?
Matthew Beard has appeared on London's West End in 2 shows.

What was Matthew Beard's first West End show?
Matthew Beard's first West End show was Skylight which opened in 2014

What awards has Matthew Beard been nominated for?
Best Performance by an Actor in a Featured Role in a Play (Tony Awards) for Skylight .