Matt Letscher

 

Date Of Birth

June 26, 1970
 

Biography

Born on June 26, 1970 in Grosse Pointe, Michigan, Matt Letscher was educated at the University of Michigan. He soon pursued a career in acting and debuted professionally at Jeff Daniels' Purple Rose Theater in Chealsea, Michigan, where he was part of the production, The Tropical Pickle. From there, he was cast in Turner Films' Civil War epic, Gettysburg, after he was discovered by director Ron Maxwell. In 1993, Letscher moved to Los Angeles and took his acting career to new heights. He became part of films such as Straight-Jacket, Identity, Gods and Generals, Madison, Supersucker, Lovelife, The Mask of Zorro and Alan Ball's Nothing is Private with Toni Collette. He also worked on television series such as Good Morning Miami, FOX's Living in Captivity and CBS' Almost Perfect. Letscher also appeared on TNT's King of Texas, ABC's The Beach Boys: An American Family and NBC's Jackie, Ethel and Joan: Women of Camelot. His recent work include those in The New Adventures of Old Christine , The West Wing , Joey , NYPD Blue and Criminal Minds .

Nathan Stone is played by Matt Letscher on ABC's Eli Stone. A neurologist, Nathan is the brother of Eli Stone, a successful lawyer who suddenly gets odd hallucinations. Eli then turns to Nathan for medical help, but the two soon find out that his Eli's hallucinations are brought about by an inoperable brain aneurysm, which was also experienced by their father. Moreover, Eli soon realizes that he is meant for greater things, and soon begins his path to self rediscovery.

Letscher is set to currently star as Tom Bradshaw in the new CW series The Carrie Diaries.

(Photo courtesy of ABC)
 

Place of Birth

Grosse Pointe, Michigan
 

Birth Name

Matt Letscher
 

Gender

Male
 

Fun Facts

His brother, Brian Letscher, was a University of Michigan football player from 1990-1992.

He's on a local celebrity softball team.

In his free time, Letscher does golf, hiking, fishing, biking, rock climbing and camping.

Frequently works with Jeff Daniels (Letscher made his theatre debut in Daniels' "Purple Rose Theatre Company" in the play "The Tropical Pickle"). Daniels later introduced to producer Ron Maxwell who cast him in the film "Gettysburg."
 

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Filmography

Actor:

* In Production
* 2000s
* 1990s

1. Radio Free Albemuth (2009) (post-production) .... Mr. Brady

2. "Eli Stone" .... Nathan Stone (22 episodes, 2008)
- Two Ministers (2008) TV episode .... Nathan Stone
- Owner of a Lonely Heart (2008) TV episode .... Nathan Stone
- Help! (2008) TV episode (credit only) .... Nathan Stone
- Happy Birthday, Nate (2008) TV episode .... Nathan Stone
- The Humanitarian (2008) TV episode (credit only) .... Nathan Stone
(17 more)
3. Nothing Is Private (2007) .... Gil Hines
... aka Towelhead (Australia) (USA: new title)
4. "The New Adventures of Old Christine" .... Burton (5 episodes, 2006-2007)
- Sleepless in Mar Vista (2007) TV episode .... Burton
- A Fair to Remember (2006) TV episode .... Burton
- I'll Show You Mine (2006) TV episode .... Burton
- One Toe Over the Line, Sweet Jesus (2006) TV episode .... Burton
- Open Water (2006) TV episode .... Burton
5. "CSI: Miami" .... Dr. Mike Lasker (1 episode, 2007)
- Broken Home (2007) TV episode .... Dr. Mike Lasker
6. "Boston Legal" .... A.D.A. Adam Mersel (1 episode, 2007)
- Angel of Death (2007) TV episode .... A.D.A. Adam Mersel
7. "Justice" .... Will Bechtel (1 episode, 2006)
- Shark Week (2006) TV episode .... Will Bechtel
8. "Saved" .... Robbie Cole (1 episode, 2006)
- Family (2006) TV episode .... Robbie Cole
9. "The West Wing" .... Mr. Blake - U.S. Attorney (1 episode, 2006)
- Welcome to Wherever You Are (2006) TV episode (as Matthew Letscher) .... Mr. Blake - U.S. Attorney
10. 52 Fights (2006) (TV)
11. "Joey" .... Eric Garrett (5 episodes, 2004-2005)
- Joey and the Musical (2005) TV episode .... Eric Garrett
- Joey and the Temptation (2005) TV episode .... Eric Garrett
- Joey and the Spying (2005) TV episode .... Eric Garrett
- Joey and the Neighbor (2005) TV episode .... Eric Garrett
- Joey and the Husband (2004) TV episode .... Eric Garrett
12. "Criminal Minds" .... Vincent Shyer (1 episode, 2005)
- Broken Mirror (2005) TV episode (as Matthew Letscher) .... Vincent Shyer
13. Heart of the Beholder (2005) .... Mike Howard
14. Fertile Ground (2005) (TV) .... Dr. Mark Bloom
15. "Good Morning, Miami" .... Gavin Stone (26 episodes, 2002-2004)
- The Wait Problem (2004) TV episode .... Gavin Stone
- Will You Still Leave Me Tomorrow? (2003) TV episode .... Gavin Stone
- Good Morning, Manhattan (2003) TV episode .... Gavin Stone
- The New Good Morning, Miami (2003) TV episode .... Gavin Stone
- One Flew Over the Cuckold's Nest (2003) TV episode .... Gavin Stone
(21 more)
16. Straight-Jacket (2004) .... Guy Stone
17. Identity (2003) .... Assistant District Attorney
18. Gods and Generals (2003) .... Col. Adelbert Ames
19. "Providence" .... Kevin Norris (3 episodes, 2002)
- Out of Control (2002) TV episode .... Kevin Norris
- Smoke and Mirrors (2002) TV episode .... Kevin Norris
- Things Have Changed (2002) TV episode .... Kevin Norris
20. King of Texas (2002) (TV) .... Emmett Westover
21. Super Sucker (2002) .... Howard Butterworth
... aka Daft as a Brush (UK: DVD title)
22. When Billie Beat Bobby (2001) (TV) .... Larry King
... aka Billie contre Bobby: La bataille des sexes (Canada: French title)
23. Jackie, Ethel, Joan: The Women of Camelot (2001) (TV) .... Ted Kennedy
... aka Jackie, Ethel, Joan: The Kennedy Women (USA: video title)
24. This Could Work (2001) (TV)
25. Madison (2001) .... Owen
26. Count Me In (2001) (TV) .... David
27. John John in the Sky (2000) .... John Clairborne
... aka I'll Wave Back (USA)
28. The Beach Boys: An American Family (2000) (TV) .... Mike Love
29. Love American Style (1999) (TV) .... Ned (segment "Love In The Old South")
30. "NYPD Blue" .... Witness (1 episode, 1999)
- What's Up, Chuck? (1999) TV episode .... Witness
31. "Living in Captivity" .... Will Marek (9 episodes, 1998)
- Episode #1.7 (1998) TV episode .... Will Marek
- Boogie Heights (1998) TV episode .... Will Marek
- Put on a Happy Face (1998) TV episode .... Will Marek
- The Alba Wars (1998) TV episode .... Will Marek
- Sex and the Suburbs (1998) TV episode .... Will Marek
(4 more)
32. The Mask of Zorro (1998) .... Capt. Harrison Love
33. Lovelife (1997) (as Matthew Letscher) .... Danny
34. "Almost Perfect" .... Rob Paley (1 episode, 1996)
- The Break-Up (1996) TV episode .... Rob Paley
35. "Townies" .... Bill (1 episode)
- Things to Do in Gloucester When You Are Dead (????) TV episode .... Bill
36. Power 98 (1996) (as Mathew Letscher) (voice) .... Eddie
37. Stolen Innocence (1995) (TV) (as Matthew Letscher) .... Eddie
38. Prehysteria! 3 (1995) (V) .... Needlemeyer
39. "Silk Stalkings" .... Harley Eastlake / ... (2 episodes, 1994-1995)
- I Know What Scares You (1995) TV episode .... Jeff Chadwick
- Head 'N' Tail (1994) TV episode .... Harley Eastlake
 

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Filmography 2

40. "The Watcher" (1 episode, 1995)
- Heartburned (1995) TV episode
41. "Vanishing Son" (1 episode, 1995)
- Holy Ghosts (1995) TV episode (as Matthew Letscher)
42. The Golem (1995) .... David
... aka The Golem of L.A. (USA)
43. Not This Part of the World (1994)
44. "Ellen" .... Steven Morgan (1 episode, 1994)
... aka These Friends of Mine (USA: first season title)
- The Toast (1994) TV episode .... Steven Morgan
45. "The Larry Sanders Show" .... Daniel Pryor (1 episode, 1994)
- The Fourteenth Floor (1994) TV episode (as Matthew Letscher) .... Daniel Pryor
46. Long Shadows (1994) (TV) .... Nathan
47. "Dr. Quinn, Medicine Woman" .... Tom Jennings (1 episode, 1994)
- Life and Death (1994) TV episode (as Matthew Letscher) .... Tom Jennings
48. Gettysburg (1993) .... Young 2nd Maine Man
49. "Saved by the Bell: The College Years" .... Rick (1 episode, 1993)
- Rush Week (1993) TV episode .... Rick