Matthew is inspired by his dad (who he describes as worldly wise) and Tom and Ed from the Chemical Brothers.
He is a strong supporter of Stroke Awareness.
When Matthew was young his life ambition was to be older.
According to Matthew he speaks two languages apart from English... fluent booze talk and gibberish.
Accents: Liverpool (native), Bristol, Cheshire, Cockney, Lancashire, Leeds, London, Manchester, Northern, Standard American
Matthew's Skills Include: Alexander Technique, Computer Literate, Fire Eater, Impersonation, Improvisation, Juggling, Life Saving, Mime, Car, Forklift Truck, Archery, Boxing, Fencing, Skateboarding, Snowboarding, Tai-Chi
Matthew, along with Suzanne Maddock, Natalie Roles, Simon Rouse and members of the casts of Home and Away and Coronation St, headed to Tanzania to climb Mt. Kilimanjaro and raise money for the Bobby Moore Fund for Imperial Cancer.
Many failed the climb. Matthew made it to Gilmore's Point but was beaten by Natalie and Suzanne who made it to the top.
The trip raised 30,000 pounds for the charity!