Since Matthew's provoke movie Lilies won the viewer's choice award at the San Francisco International Gay And Lesbian Film Festival in 1996 he's been insulted by the church and other religious goups.
Matthew's zodiac sign is Aries.
Matthew is a big Hockey fan, his favorite NHL team are the Toronto Maple Leafs.
Matthew won the Dora Mavor Moore Award for his first role ever as Best Featured Actor in the play Geometry in Venice.
Matthew's favorite role he performed was the role of "Bilodeau" in the movie Lilies.
Matthew's favorite movies are Star Wars, Diva and The Godfather.
Matthew's all-time idol is Tom McCamus.
He received an AFI Award nomination for his performance in On My Own.
In 1994 he get nominated as for his supporting performance in Love and Human Remains for a Genie Award.
In 1996 he got nominated for the Genie Award for his roles in Eclipse and Lilies.
In 1998 he was nominated for the Gemini Award for his role in the series La femme Nikita.
Unlike his famous role in La femme Nikita he isn't a computer geek. He says of himself that he's more a non-technical person.
His big passion is gardening. He cultivates almost all vegetables himself. His speciality is tomatoes.