Matt has worked in development as a script analyst and story consultant for production companies, managers, writing competitions, and filmmakers for the past 16 years. He has been an executive at Script Pipeline since 2008 and has helped a number of writers break into the industry, including contest winners Evan Daugherty (Snow White and the Huntsman, Rose Red), Tripper Clancy (Henry the Second, The Art of Fielding), Henry Dunham (Militia), and several more discovered through Script Pipeline. Across that span, it’s estimated he has reviewed over 20,000 pitches and scripts, which has allowed him to gain valued insight into every style and genre of writing.
With a prowess in finding emerging writing talent, Matt often fosters projects from concept to final draft. In addition, he plays a critical role in matching material with the proper companies in Script Pipeline’s network of execs. Other primary roles include establishing new relationships with partners in film and TV and further expanding Script Pipeline’s role as a writer-to-industry facilitator.