Matthew Reeve Biography

Biography by Published on Updated on 14 Oct, 2020
Facts of Matthew Reeve
Date of Birth: 1979 , December-20
Age: 40 years old
Birth Nation: United Kingdom
Height: 6 Feet 2 Inch
Birth Name Matthew E. Reeve
Father Christopher Reeve
Mother Gae Exton
Nationality British-American
Birth Place/City London, England, UK
Ethnicity White
Profession Director, Producer
Net Worth $1.7 million
Eye Color Brown
Hair Color Brown
Married N/A
Children N/A
Education Brown University, NYU Stern School of Business & NYU Tisch School of the Art
Awards Communicator Award, National Leadership Award
Online Presence Twitter
Movies Over the Water, Christopher Reeve: Hope in Motion, Christopher Reeve: Courageous Steps
TV Show Agent Hamilton
Siblings 2
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Matthew Reeve, a British-American TV producer, director, and screenwriter, is famous as the son of the late Superman star Christopher Reeve. Aside from his father's limelight, Reeve got notable attention after directing & producing the documentary Christopher Reeve: Hope in Motion. That won him Communicator Award for Excellence in documentary filmmaking and a nomination for Emmy.

The Brown University graduate landed in the entertainment industry in 2002 as a director & has stretched his prominence in writing & producing; his documentary project Over the Water received critical acclaim. Moreover, Matthew wrote the storyline of the TV series Agent Hamilton (2020, 9 episodes).

Matthew Reeve Family Members- Who Are His Parents?

Matthew E. Reeve was born on December 20, 1979, in London, England, the UK to Gae Exton and late actor Christopher Reeve. His late father Christopher was an American actor best known for playing Superman / Clark Kent in the film Superman (1978); he died of heart failure on October 10, 2004, at the age of 52. As for a fact, his parents never married but were in a longtime relationship.

CAPTION: Matthew Reeve with his brother Will and sister Alexandra SOURCE: Yahoo

Matthew has a sister named Alexandra Reeve Givens and a younger half-brother Will Reeve from his father's marriage to Dana Reeve (step-mother).

Age and Height

In October 2020, Reeve is 40 years old and has a height of 6 feet 2 inches (188 cm).

Professional Career

Following his graduation from Brown University in 2002, Matthew made his directorial debut through the TV documentary about his actor father, Christopher Reeve: Courageous Steps (2002). Then, shortly after Christopher's death, Reeve directed another documentary Christopher Reeve: Hope in Motion, released in 2003, that saw him wide acclaim and even won him  Communicator Award for Excellence in documentary filmmaking.

In 2004, Matthew Reeve got his first-ever gig as a producer of the short-film Moving Along that followed his credits as a producer & director in Hope in Motion (2007, video documentary) and Over the Water (documentary, 2009). As for a fact, the documentary Over the Water is about World Champion kiteboarder Aaron Hadlow.

Thereafter, for a couple of years, the London-born focused his career as a producer in Pigeons (2011), Sunday Dinner (2011), Déja Vu (2012), and Aguaviva (2012).

In 2013, he wrote and directed short-film Better Days Ahead and, most recently, served as the screenwriter of the thriller TV series Agent Hamilton (2020, 9 episodes) starring Jakob Oftebro, Krister Henriksson, and Peter Andersson.

Did you know? Matthew Reeve joined the MBA/MFA dual degree program at  NYU Stern School of Business and NYU Tisch School of the Arts in 2009 and graduated in 2012.

Relationship Status: Is Matthew Reeve Married? 

The 40 years old TV producer & director came is barely open about his relationship details. Matthew is not active on Twitter & does not have an official Instagram account. So far, no report of Reeve's wife or married life ever came up. Moreover, the British-American director never talked publicly about his dating life or girlfriend.

On the other hand, his half-brother Will Reeve, a correspondent at ABC, is openly in a relationship with a girlfriend named Lexi Henkel.

How Much Is His Net Worth?

According to online sources, Matthew Reeve has a net worth of $1.7 million in October 2020. His late father, Christopher Reeve, at the time of death in 2004, had a $3 million fortune as per Celebrity Net Worth. Without a doubt, Matt earns a considerable sum of money through his career as director & producer, while the inheritance of father's net worth did aid in his asset portfolio growth.

The Things reports that Reeve's brother Will Reeve is worth $13 million while his sister Alexandra owns $700,000.

Is Board of Directors of 'Christopher & Dana Reeve Foundation'

Along with his siblings, Matthew serves on the board of directors of Christopher & Dana Reeve Foundation ever since joining in June 2006. The charitable organization aims to find treatments and cures for paralysis caused by spinal injuries & other neurological disorders. Reeve is on the foundation's Quality of Life Committee and Executive Committee.

Moreover, in 2009, to raise funds for spinal cord injury research, he even ran at the New York City Marathon and ran the annual City2Surf in 2012.  At the Spinal Cord Injury Network’s Connections, 2012 convention in Sydney, Australia, Reeve was a keynote speaker. For his dedication as an activist, Matthew, along with his sister Alexandra received the National Leadership Award.

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