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Matt Johnson

Biography

Famous because the founder and frontman from the British substitute rock and post-punk band THE THE, he’s also known for composing film soundtracks through his company Cineola as well as for hosting the air show Radio Cineola. At age 15, he proved helpful being a tea youngster at the well-known film music web publishers De Wolfe Music, in London’s Soho region. A publisher and an activist and a musician, he became owner from the Fifty First Condition Press publishing business and it is a creator person in the Save Shoreditch conservation group. He provides lived and proved helpful in Gothenburg, Sweden, Spain, and NEW YORK. He previously one sibling, Andy Pet Johnson, who passed on in 2016. Though Johnson became THE THE’s just long lasting member, he collaborated for intervals with musicians such as for example Simon Fisher Turner, Johnny Marr, Neneh Cherry, Sinead O’Connor, Jools Holland, JG Thirlwell, Zeke Manyika, Earl Harvin and many more.

Quick Facts


Full Name Matt Johnson
Date Of Birth November 18, 1982
Place Of Birth Wales
Profession TV Show Host
Nationality British, British
Siblings Andy Dog Johnson, Andy Dog Johnson
Music Groups The The, Marc and the Mambas, The The, Marc and the Mambas
Nominations Canadian Screen Award for Best Motion Picture, Canadian Screen Award for Best Achievement in Direction, Canadian Screen Award for Best Achievement in Editing, Prize for the Best Emerging Director, Golden Leopard Filmmakers of the Present – Nescens Prize, Locarno International Film Festival – Filmmakers of the Present: Ciné+ Special Jury Prize, Locarno International Film Festival – Filmmakers of the Present: Special Mention, Canadian Screen Award for Best Motion Picture, Canadian Screen Award for Best Achievement in Direction, Canadian Screen Award for Best Achievement in Editing, Prize for the Best Emerging Director, Golden Leopard Filmmakers of the Present – Nescens Prize, Locarno International Film Festival – Filmmakers of the Present: Ciné+ Special Jury Prize, Locarno International Film Festival – Filmmakers of the Present: Special Mention
Movies Nirvanna The Band The Show, Holidays, Operation Avalanche, How Heavy This Hammer, The Dirties, Nirvanna The Band The Show, Holidays, Operation Avalanche, How Heavy This Hammer, The Dirties
TV Shows Nirvanna the Band the Show, Nirvanna the Band the Show
Star Sign Scorpio

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Actor

Actor

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Spice It Up post-production Passport Photographer
Nirvanna the Band the Show 2017 TV Series Matt / Matt Johnson
Operation Avalanche 2016 Matt Johnson
How Heavy This Hammer 2015 Hardware Store Employee
Diamond Tongues 2015 John Matheson
The Dirties 2013 Matt
Cosmotive Inc. 2012 Short Richard
The Revenge Plot 2011 Short Matt (as Matthew Johnson)

Director

Director

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Nirvanna the Band the Show 2017 TV Series 13 episodes
Operation Avalanche 2016
The Dirties 2013

Writer

Writer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Nirvanna the Band the Show 2017 TV Series created by - 13 episodes
Operation Avalanche 2016
The Dirties 2013 writer - as Matthew Johnson

Producer

Producer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Nirvanna the Band the Show 2017 TV Series executive producer - 13 episodes
The Dirties 2013 producer

Editor

Editor

TitleYearStatusCharacter
The Dirties 2013

Soundtrack

Soundtrack

TitleYearStatusCharacter
The Dirties 2013 performer: "Vi sitter i Ventrilo och spelar DotA" - uncredited

Thanks

Thanks

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Diamond Tongues 2015 special thanks
Tokyo Police Club: Hot Tonight 2014 Video short special thanks

Self

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
For the Love of Movies 2015 Documentary short Himself
Katie Chats 2014 TV Series Himself
D.I.Y. 2014 Documentary short Himself
The Seventh Art 2013 TV Series Himself

Won awards

Won awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovieAward shared with
2014 Lindalee Tracey Award Hot Docs Canadian International Documentary Festival
2014 Jay Scott Prize Toronto Film Critics Association Awards The Dirties (2013)
2014 VFCC Award Vancouver Film Critics Circle Best Actor in a Canadian Film The Dirties (2013)
2013 Independent Visions Award Sarasota Film Festival Best Film The Dirties (2013)

Nominated awards

Nominated awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovieAward shared with
2014 Canadian Screen Award Genie Awards Achievement in Editing The Dirties (2013) · Evan Morgan
2014 IBAFF Award IBAFF International Film Festival Best Feature Film The Dirties (2013)
2014 FIPRESCI Prize Jerusalem Film Festival International First Film The Dirties (2013)
2014 VFCC Award Vancouver Film Critics Circle Best Director of a Canadian Film The Dirties (2013)
2013 Golden Leopard - Filmmakers of the Present Locarno International Film Festival The Dirties (2013)
2013 German Independence Award - Audience Award Oldenburg Film Festival The Dirties (2013)
2013 New Visions Award Sitges - Catalonian International Film Festival Best Motion Picture The Dirties (2013)
2013 Just Film Award Tallinn Black Nights Film Festival Best Youth Film The Dirties (2013)
2013 Best Film Valdivia International Film Festival The Dirties (2013)


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