Matt Dwyer


Matt has been Head of Casting at Shortland Street since April 2020. He has worked in the New Zealand Casting Industry since 2002 (previously Casting Director with his brother at Barefoot Casting) & within the acting industry since 1995. He trained at Auckland’s Unitec Performing Arts School. Matt also teaches with Unitec Performing Arts, The Actors Program, Toi Whakaari, Te Wānanga o Aotearoa – Mangere, South Seas Film School, The Pan-Asian Screen Collective, Actors Lab, ATC Summer Holiday Program & Young adult courses at TAPAC.