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Matthew Newton

Matthew Newton

Highest Rated: 100% Body Melt (1993)

Lowest Rated: 20% Ava (2020)

Birthday: Jan 22, 1977

Birthplace: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

Throughout his entertainment career as an accomplished actor, Matt Newton graced the silver screen many times. Newton worked on a variety of projects during his early entertainment career, including "Looking for Alibrandi" with Anthony LaPaglia (2000), "Money & Power: The History of Business" (CNBC, 2000-01) and "My Mother Frank" (1999) starring Sam Neill. He also contributed to "Napoleon" (PBS, 2000-01), "Old Man Dogs" with Bill McNally (1997) and "Strangers With Candy" (Comedy Central, 1998-2001). He continued to act in productions like "Blurred" (2002), the Ryan Reynolds comedy adaptation "National Lampoon's Van Wilder" (2002) and the Stuart Townsend action picture "Queen of the D*mned" (2002). He also landed a role in the miniseries "Farscape: The Peacekeeper Wars" (2004-05). Recently, he tackled roles in the Ione Skye drama "My Father's Will" (2007), "The Bet" (2007) and the Noni Hazlehurst drama "Bitter & Twisted" (2008). He also appeared in the dramatic comedy "Three Blind Mice" (2008) with Ewen Leslie. He held additional roles in television including a part on "Underbelly" (Nine Network, 2008-2014). Most recently, Newton acted in "Face to Face" (2011).

Highest rated movies

100% Body Melt
91% Face to Face
80% Three Blind Mice
60% Bitter & Twisted


THREE BLIND MICE, from left: Ewen Leslie, Toby Schmitz, Matthew Newton, 2008. ©IFC Films POSTER BOY, Matt Newton, Jack Noseworthy, 2004.©Regent Releasing POSTER BOY, Matt Newton (left), 2004.©Regent Releasing THREE BLIND MICE, Matthew Newton, 2008. ©IFC Films THREE BLIND MICE, Barry Otto, 2008. ©IFC Films THREE BLIND MICE, Matthew Newton, 2008. ©IFC Films



No Score Yet 68% Among the Beasts Director,
- 2023
No Score Yet No Score Yet Who Dunt Dunt Dunnit? Producer - 2023
20% 29% Ava Screenwriter $464.2K 2020
96% 71% Who We Are Now Director,
$18.3K 2017
92% 82% From Nowhere Director,
$7.0K 2016
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Sideways Light Aidan (Character) - 2014
91% 91% Face to Face Jack (Character) - 2010
60% 31% Bitter & Twisted Matt Salt (Character) - 2008
80% 50% Three Blind Mice Harry (Character),
- 2008
No Score Yet 56% The Bet Unknown (Character) - 2006
No Score Yet No Score Yet Blurred Mason the Chauffeur (Character) - 2002
No Score Yet 78% Looking for Alibrandi John Barton (Character) - 2000
No Score Yet 58% My Mother Frank David Kennedy (Character) - 2000
100% 31% Body Melt Bronto (Character) - 1993


No Score Yet No Score Yet Underbelly: War on the Streets Unknown (Character) 2009
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Surgeon Dr Nick Steele (Character) 2005
No Score Yet No Score Yet Changi David Collins (Character) 2001
90% 86% Farscape Ka Jothee (Guest Star) 2001