Matt Letscher Biography


Matt Letscher is an American born actor and a playwright. He was discovered by Jeff Daniels because of his experiences on stage. This led to his many performances on TV and in various movies. He has a long IMDB record behind him and also managed to fit time and write certain stories and scripts.

Matt Letscher started off as an actor by getting his first professional acting job in Jeff Daniels’ ”The Tropic Pickle”. While being a part of the Purple Rose Theater Company in Michigan, he was able to bag a role in “Gettysburg” (1993). This helped him further his career and he soon started appearing in minor roles or guess staring roles on TV. He appeared in “Almost Perfect” and then got a role as a series regular in “Living in Captivity”. He was also able to start in a few television films afterwards which included “King of Texas”, “The Beach Boys: An American Family”, “When Billy Beat Bobby” and “Stolen Innocence”.


Matt Letscher in “The Flash”

Matt Letscher continued to have a successful career after that which was mostly in TV series. Projects that he has been mostly tied with include “Good Morning, Miami”, “Straight-Jacket”, “The Adventures of Old Christine”, “The Carrie Diaries” and much more. He most recently appeared on CW as Dr. Eobard Thawne or Reverse Flash in “The Flash”. He had a recurring role in season one of the show but played a regular role as the main antagonist of season two of “DC’s Legends of Tomorrow”, the Arrowverse related TV show.

Matt Lethscer has had some appearances in movies, with “13 Hours: The Secret Soldiers of Benghazi” (2016) being his last one, a movie directed by Michael Bay, and “Her” (2013). But his most memorable performance in movies has to be the one of Capt. Harrison Love which he did in “The Mask of Zoro” (2013).


Matt Letscher in “Legends of Tomorrow”

. He is also a prolific playwright and has a few screenplays to his name. They ones to mention include “Sea of Fools,” “Gaps in the Fossil Record” and he also co-wrote the pilot for the comedy titled “Gentrification”.

Matt Letscher Net Worth and Salary

Matt Letshcer’s salary has only been getting bigger along the years. Now when he is hitting middle ages, he does not have the same energy and vigor to perform as he once has. But there are his playwriting opportunities as well and he also still is capable of pulling off a good role. Nevertheless, he has a net worth of 5 million dollars to his name, which is pretty good for an actor of his caliber.

Matt Letscher Partner and Family

Matt Letscher is a happily married man. There are not a lot of information about his relationship with his wife as he mainly tends to keep things a secret and does not give off a lot about his family. Everybody knows that his wife is Jennifer Letscher but not a lot of them are familiar with how they spend their times. They lead a quiet life with their two children and do not wish to be disturbed by nosy people.


Jennifer Letscher

Matt Letscher Age

Matt Letscher is 47 years old now. His birthday is on June 26 1970, He was born and grew up in Grosse Point, Michigan and later went on to attend University of Michigan in Ann Arbor, Michigan. He has a younger brother, Brian Letscher, who has decided to follow the footsteps of his elder brother and has also become an actor.

Height and Weight

Although you might have not noticed it, but Matt Letscher is actually on the tallish side. He is approximately 183 cm tall, although his roles and appearances does not give it off that way. He is built athletically and could have pulled off a lot of physically demanding roles when he was younger. He still manages to do a good job when required but does not have the same stamina as once.


Matt Letscher

Matt Letscher and Jeff Daniels

Matt Letshcer has a great relationship with Jeff Daniels. In fact it was Jeff who discovered Matt when he appeared in the Purple Rose Theater Company. It was Jeff who gave Matt his first chance and he cast him for the role in “Gettysburg.” After writing his original play for “Sea of Fools” Jeff allowed the play to be performed in the Purple Rose. Initially Jeff was the one who was supposed to direct it, but eventually he decided to step down and let Matt take the helm.

Nationality and Ethnicity

Matt Letscher is an American citizen and he has an American nationality. As for as his ethnic group goes, he is Caucasian.

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Born:,June 26 1970
Profession:,Actor and a playwright
Net Worth:,$5 million
Hair Color:,Light Brown
Eye Color:,Blue
Height:,183 cm
Married to:,Jennifer Letscher
Affair with:,N/A
Birth Sign:,Cancer
Education:,University of Michigan in Ann Arbor (Michigan)

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