Matthew Olver

A Pack of Thieves, Outlaw, The Foursome

A professional writer and actor for over 20 years, Matthew got his start in the Toronto comedy scene with the improv comedy troupes Sweet Potato and The Komic-Kazes, performing regularly at The Rivoli and Yuk Yuks.


Past theatre credits include:


  • The Foursome (The Foster Festival)
  • Fair & Square (Lighthouse Theatre)
  • My Fair Lady/The Importance of Being Earnest (RuBarb Productions)
  • Parents Night (Theatre Passe Muraille)
  • A Christmas Story (The Grand Theatre)
  • The Hound of the Baskervilles (Globus Theatre)
  • My Mother’s Lesbian Jewish Wiccan Wedding (The Berkeley St. Theatre)


TV & Film credits include:


  • Rabbit Hole (CBS)
  • The Handmaid’s Tale (Hulu)
  • Coroner (CBC)
  • The Girlfriend Experience (Starz)
  • Reign (CBS), Murdoch Mysteries (CBC)
  • Designated Survivor (ABC)
  • Saving Hope (CTV)
  • Living In Your Car (HBO, TMN)
  • Odd Squad (PBS)
  • Big Gold Brick (Nortario Films)
  • Red (Summit Entertainment)
  • Glitter (Columbia)


Matthew lives in Toronto with his wife, Lisa, and their menagerie of animals.