Matt wrote the English subtitles for Chinese actor/writer/director superstar Jiang Wen's film GONE WITH THE BULLETS. This film is Jiang Wen's follow-up to the 2010 hit LET THE BULLETS FLY (at the time, China's highest grossing film ever.)
On June 20th, at the 2014 Creative Arts Daytime Emmy Award Ceremony, Matt won the Emmy Award for Outstanding Writing in an Animated Program for his work on ARTHUR (PBS) - for which he has now written 11 episodes.
The award was shared with the rest of the amazing ARTHUR team:
Executive Story Editor
Peter K Hirsch
Craig Carlisle, Jacqui Deegan, Matt Hoverman, Dietrich Smith
Matt's play OLD FRIENDS was performed alongside new work by Elaine May, Richard Dresser, Joe Cacaci and more at the historic Mahaiwe Theatre in Great Barrington, MA on June 7th for the Berkshire Playwrights Lab Gala Benefit.
The ten-minute comedy OLD FRIENDS (about a romantic meeting between two high school sweethearts gone horribly awry) was directed by David Adkins, and starred Jessica Dickey (THE AMISH PROJECT) and Matt Sch...
Matt has recently been chosen to write the double-length anniversary special of CURIOUS GEORGE (producers UNIVERSAL and WGBH) - the hit PBS Kids cartoon series based on the classic children's book. This special will celebrate the 75th anniversary of the books' first publication.