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Paper Bullets [drama/police]
role: Ron [no last name] Husband of main character's ex-wife; his wife is dying and he has custody of her and Rourke's son.
cast: John Rourke (James Russo); Cheryl (Sydney Walsh); Ethan Rourke (Cody Dorkin); Leesu (Nicole Bilderback).
writer/director: Serge Rodnunsky; MTI Studio, 1999
warning: The movie was rated "R," there is some explicit language.

title: Billy's Hollywood Screen Kiss [Comedy/Romance]
role: Whitey, jealous lover of Rex, a famous photographer; Whitey drinks & makes snide comments.
Billy (Sean P. Hayes), Gabriel (Brad Rowe), Rex (Paul Bartel), Perry (Richard Ganoung).
director: Tommy O'Haver; Trimark, 1997
The is rated "R," it deals with adult themes, homosexualty and adult language; therefore, the clips may not be suitable for everybody.

title: Species
[horror/sci fi]
role: Guy in Bar
cast: Species/creature (Natasha Hinstridge);
Woman in Bar (Carolene Barclay);

director: Roger Donaldson; MGM, 1995

television and the web

Outside the Box
episode title: "Dirty Harry, the Musical"
role: Himself

information: Outside the Box, Bruce Kimmel; 2012

90210 [TV Drama/primetime soap]

episode title: "2021 Vision"
Peter Upton, previe husband of Annie's boss.
cast: Annie McCord (Naomi Clark); Katerine Upton (Lisa Waltz)
network: The CW, September 27, 2010

episode title:  "The One with the Soap Opera Party"
role: Himself (sort of); DAYS soap star. Joey, has a surprise soap party for his Days castmembers. Rachel and Monica fight over Matthew.
cast: Rachel (Jennifer Aniston); Monica (Courtney Cox);
network: NBC, 2003

Dharma & Greg
episode title: "Dharma Does Dallas"
role: Trey, William Montgomery, III; Greg's cousin— part of his dysfunctional soap operaish family. Trey, is a lush, pretentious & smarmy. Someone in the family is trying to take over Greg's father's business, Dharma thinks it may be Trey.
  Dharma (Jenna Elfman), & Greg's cousin, Stephanie (Kristen Bauer)
network: ABC, 2001

Providence [Drama]
episode title: "Home for the Holidays"
role: Mr. Henderson; Dr. Syd Hanson treats his daughter then later, in a homage to the classic It's a Wonderful Life, her ghost mother shows her what life would have been like in town had she remained in LA. The Hendersons have moved into the Hanson's home.
cast: Dr. Syd Hansen (Melina Kanakaredes); Reneé Henderson (Reneé Olstead);
NBC, December 17, 1999

(Tom Clancy's) NetForce
[TV Mini-series; Sci Fi]
role: Cyber terrorist goes cruising for women in a VR chatroom, chooses Matthew's face for his on-line persona.
cast: Cyber terrorist/hacker Uday Shankar (Anjul Nigam), & NetForce agent Toni Forelli (Joanna Going); "The Crusher," AKA Elliot Rosenberg (No Information)
network: ABC, February 1 to 2, 1999

episode title: "Something Wicca This Way Comes
role: Roger, jerk, ex-fiancé & boss of Prue (1of the 3 sisters witches who battle evil).
cast: Pru (Shannen Dohtery)
network: The WB, October 7, 1998

Pacific Blue
[Action/cop drama]
episode title: "Soul Mate"
role: Lonely Hearts serial killer, Thomas Leffler, uses aliases to meet, romance, & then murder women, Antonio (a Latin heart throb); Ted Miller (a Southern gentleman); & Jeff Armstrong (an adventurous Aussie). Pacific Blue cops Chris and Cory go undercover to trap him.
cast: Cory McNamara (Paula Trickey); Chris Kelly (Darlene Vogel); Diane Whitaker, Thomas' victim (Lisa Linde); Victor Del Toro (Marcos Ferraez); Bill Drake, Lonely Hearts Columnist (Jeffrey Pierce); Lt. Anthony Palermo (Rick Rossovich)
network: USA; November 30, 1997

Burke's Law
episode title: "Who Killed the Tennis Ace"
role: Harrold "Spider" Aurthor, An obnoxious, arrogant tennis ace who has alienated those around him; one of whom kills him, ironically with a poisonous spider.
cast: Patricia Jackson, his manager (Nana Visitor
); Dale Montrose, his mentor/sponsor (William Windom);Stephanie Romanov, his betrayed girlfriend (Liza Dean)
network: CBS , 1995

Quantum Leap
[Fantasy/Sci Fi]
episode title: "Moments to Live"
role: A distraught husband, or so thinks Dr. Sam Beckett, but he is actually a soap star playing a distraught husband.
cast: Dr. Sam Beckett (Scott Bakula); Nurse Kidman (Krista Tesreau); patient (Ellen Gerstein); Roger, director (James Gleason)
network: NBC, April 8, 1992

soaps & web-soaps

Dating in the Middle Ages

role: Nick Hamilton.

dates: 2013- ;
information:; Rogue Cowgirl Productions; Davin Mills; 2010-

The Bay the Series

role: Steven Jensen.

dates: 2012-  
information:; Lany Entertainment, Gregori Martin; 2011-

One Life to Live

role: Dr. Stephen Haver; professor at Llanview University, & serial killer.

dates: (contract) December 2003 to March 2004;
network: ABC, 1968-2012

General Hospital
role: Dr. Tom Hardy
dates (recurring) February 1995; (contract) May 1995 to May 1997;
network: ABC, 1962-

title: Days of our Lives
Jack Deveraux
2006 clip: Jennifer Horton Deveraux (Melissa Reeves) &  ex-friend of Duke Johson, Sal Bardino (Robert Costanzo)
dates: (contract) october 1987 to october 1993; (contract) february 2000 to october 2003; (contract) june 2004 to september 2006; (recurring) april 2007; (contract) september 2011 to august 2012
network: NBC, 1965-

Search for Tomorrow

role: Cagney McCleary
dates: (contract) 1983 to December 1986;
network: (CBS) NBC; 51-86

celebrity and talk shows

Pre-Daytime Emmy Red Carpet

role: Interviewed on 2006 Daytime Emmy Red Carpet
Ricky Paull Goldin
network: Soap Net;
date: April 28, 2006

Soap Talk
[Talk Show]

role: Matt as a Soap Talk interviewer for Wheel of Fortune's Soap Stars Week.
interviewees: Pat Sajak; Vanna White; Lisa Rinna; Ty Treadway; Peter Bergman (The Young and the Restless); Corbin Bernsen (General Hospital); Kamar De los Reyes (One Life to Live); Susan Flannery (The Bold and the Beautiful); Ricky Paull Goldin (Guiding Light); Deidre Hall (Days of our Lives); Rebecca Herbst (General Hospital); Lorenzo Lamas (Bold and the Beautiful); Michelle Stafford (The Young and the Restless); Kristoff St. John (The Young and the Restless); Alison Sweeney (Days of our Lives).
network: Soap Net;

date: February 22nd, 2006

Soap Net's Days Revealed and Jack Promos
[Soap Magazine and promos]
role: Matt as himself, talking about Jack and his 2004 return from the dead.
other actors: Unknown commentator, Missy Reeves (Jennifer Deveraux), Deidre Hall (Dr. Marlena Evans), Suzanne Rogers (Maggie Horton) and Kristian Alfonso (Hope Brady)
network: Soap Net ;
dates: August 27th, 2004; Jack, and Jack and Jennifer promos various days in August 2004

: The Other Half
[TV Talk Show]
Matt serves as guest-host.
hosts: Mario Lopez, Danny Bonaduce, Dorian Gregory, various martial arts instructors/students.
network: NBC/syndicated;
dates: March 4th and 7th, 2003

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[TV Talk Show]
role: Guest with wife Christina
Lisa Rinna & Ty Treadway
Soap Net;
dates: 2 appearances October & December 2002 [?]

 Soap Opera Digest Awards [TV Award show]

role: Jack Deveraux
hosts: Commentator: Stephanie Beacham;
Clip: How hugs made Jack nice; Jennifer Horton (Melissa Reeves), Steve Johnson (Steve Nichols), Kayla Johnson (Mary Beth Evans) & Adrienne Johnson (Judi Evans)
network: NBC, 1990

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