|Matthew Knight Quick Info|
|Height||5 ft 8 in|
|Date of Birth||February 16, 1994|
Matthew Knight is a Canadian actor, best known for his role as Jake Kimble in movies The Grudge 2 (2006) and The Grudge 3 (2009). He has also been nominated for the Young Artist Award several times and even won the award for playing Trooper in a TV movie Candles on Bay Street (2006) and Willy in a fantasy movie Gooby (2009).
Los Angeles, California, United States
Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Matthew attended Unionville High School in Markham, Ontario, Canada, and was part of the school’s performing arts program.
- Father – He is an engineer.
- Mother – She works in a bank.
- Siblings – Jack Knight (Older Brother) (Actor), Tatum Knight (Older Sister) (Actress)
5 ft 8 in or 173 cm
68 kg or 150 lbs
Girlfriend / Spouse
Matthew Knight has dated –
- Natasha Chang (2017-Present) – He married Natasha Chang on June 3, 2017. The couple has 2 children, one of whom is a son named James Knight.
Race / Ethnicity
Matthew has appeared in the TV commercials for brands such as Kentucky Fried Chicken and Hershey.
Matthew Knight pledged his support to the Canadian indigenous tribe, Wet’suwet’en in January 2019. They wanted to retain the territory that belonged to them against the TransCanada Corporation who intended to build a gas pipeline worth $4.7 billion and destroy the natural habitat.
Matthew Knight Favorite Things
- Season – Winter
- Singer – Zayn Malik
- Holiday – Christmas
- Christmas Song – All I Want For Christmas Is You by Mariah Carey
- Wrestler – John Cena
Source – Twitter.com
Matthew Knight Facts
- He was born in the United States but spent his childhood in Canada, and used to live in Mount Albert, Ontario.
- Matthew caught the acting bug from his older brother, Jack, who started acting at the age of 9. Matthew was so enamored by the whole ordeal that Jack was forced to bring him to the set of a Showtime TV drama series Street Time (2002-2003) he starred in.
- He auditioned for the 1st time at the age of 7. Unfortunately, he was so terrified of performing that he missed his 1st scheduled audition for a TV commercial.
- Matthew landed his 1st role at the age of 8, that of Peter in an episode of the TV series Queer as Folk in 2002.
- Matthew and a fellow actor Jake D. Smith are good friends.
- He used to train boxing.
- Matthew played a lead character of Ethan Morgan in 2 seasons of the TV series My Babysitter’s a Vampire (2011-2012) alongside Vanessa Morgan, Atticus Mitchell, Cameron Kennedy, Kate Todd, Ari Cohen, Ella Jonas Farlinger, and Laura de Carteret.
- He is widely recognized for his role as Brandon Russell in the series of TV movies that aired on Hallmark Channel – The Good Witch (2008), The Good Witch’s Garden (2009), The Good Witch’s Gift (2010) and The Good Witch’s Family (2011). For the last movie he appeared in, he was nominated for a Young Artist Award for “Best Performance in a TV Movie, Miniseries or Special – Supporting Young Actor” in 2012.
- Matthew and a singer Carly Rose were good friends back in 2012.
- Matthew intended his dog, Ghost, to be the ring bearer at his wedding in June 2017. However, he gave up on the idea when it came to it.
Featured Image by Matthew Knight / Facebook