Matt Wright is an award winning stand-up comedian, writer, actor, and director. He has performed at the Just For Laughs Comedy Festival, Halifax Comedy Festival and has headlined comedy clubs from St. John’s to Vancouver.
Matt was named as a national finalist at the Just For Laughs Homegrown Competition, a national semi-finalist in the Sirius XM Canada’s Next Top Comic competition, and was named “Best Comedian” by the Overcast Magazine 2014 and 2015.
Matt is currently a writer on This Hour Has 22 Minutes and has appeared on The Debaters. His album “Vasectomy Baby” went to #2 on the iTunes Canadian Comedy charts and can be heard frequently on SiriusXM.
Also an accomplished actor/director, Matt’s short film “Wife and Death” was an official selection at multiple film festivals and earned him the “Best Emerging Filmmaker” award at the 2016 Nickel Film Festival.