Matt Shepherd began his acting career as a teenager working in local productions in Virginia. He was featured on THE PROSECUTORS and THE NEW DETECTIVES for The Discovery Channel and went on to work in a supporting role in the independent film THE SNOWFLAKE CRUSADE directed by Megan Holly. Upon moving to Los Angeles, Matt first starred in MOTHER OF THE YEAR directed by Adrienne Zi; which has won numerous festival awards throughout the country. He has worked in numerous other Independent films including ARCHIVES OF HORROR, RETINA, and SPEED DATING. He recently concluded a season working at the prestigious repertory theatre, A Noise Within, during their Fall production of MEASURE FOR MEASURE.
Matt is playing Ernst Robel, Fetch, Reverand Bleekhead, and Dr. Seltzer in Lonesome No More's production of Spring Awakening.