Matt Grant Lee

Matt Grant Lee

Overview

Matt is a leading Australian performer who has starred in some of Australia’s favourite TV and stage shows. Matt performed as Bert in 'Mary Poppins', winning the 2011 Helpmann Award for Best Male Actor in a Musical and is currently reprising the role in the UK Tour until 2017. His stage credits include major roles in 'Miss Saigon', 'We Will Rock You', Hugh Jackman’s 'The Boy From Oz', 'Rent', 'The Witches of Eastwick', 'Oh! What a Night', 'Grease', Dein Perry’s 'Steel City', 'Hot Shoe Shuffle' and the Opera Australia production of 'Rags.' Matt was a permanent member of the judging panel (as well as choreographer) on So You Think You Can Dance for Network Ten, which earned him a 2009 Logie Award nomination for Most Popular New Talent. He was the motion capture principal in the Oscar-winning animated feature Happy Feet.

Characteristics

  • Height: 5' 10 (178cm)
  • Playing Age: 21 - 30
  • Eye Colour: Green
  • Hair Colour: Brown
  • Hair Length: Short
  • Appearance: White

Film

Happy Feet, Motion Capture Performer, Warner Bros (director: George Miller)

Scooby Doo, Dancer, Warner Bros (director: Raja Gosnell)

Bootmen, Jonno, Fox Searchlight Pictures (director: Deyn Perry)

Television

Spicks and Specks, Himself, Australian Broadcasting Company (Paul Clarke)

Talkin' Bout Your Generation, Himself, Network 10 (Ros Bellenger)

Australian Idol, Choreographer/Himself, Grundy- Freemantle Media

So You Think You Can Dance Australia, Judge/Himself, Network 10 (Simon Francis)

Theatre

Miss Saigon, Ensemble/covered Chris, Cameron Mackintosh (director: Laurance Connor)

We Will Rock You, Cliff Richard/covered Galileo

Swing on This, Himself, The J Theatre/Noosa Longweekend Festival, (director: Christopher Horsey)

Singin' in the Rain, Cosmo Brown, State Theatre/The Production Company, (director: Gary Young)

Mary Poppins, Bert, Cameron Mackintosh/ Tour (director: Matthew Bourne & Richard Eyre) 

The Boy From Oz, Chorus, Sydney Entertainment Centre/Gannon Fox Productions Pty Ltd, (director: Kenny Ortega)

Oh What a Night, Sal, Crown Showroom/Majestic Theatre Company, (director: Kim Gavin)

The Witches of Eastwick, Michael Spofford/Cameron Mackintosh, Princess Theatre, (director: James Powell)

Happy Days - The Arena Mega Musical, Dancer, Brisbane Entertainment Centre/QDOS Entertainment PLC, (director: David Gilmore)

Rent, Paul/covered Mark, Comedy Theatre/Cameron Mackintosh, (director: Michael Greif)

Grease, Theodore, Melbourne Park/SEL, (director: David Gilmore)

Hot Shoe Shuffle, Slide, Conservatorium Theatre/David Atkins Enterprises