Season Five of Matthew’s US TV show, ROGUE (Entertainment One), airs this year. Matthew created the show and has now served as Showrunner and Executive Producer on 50 hours of US television.
His international 8-part political thriller for Fox International and Endor Productions, DEEP STATE, is now in production, filming in the UK and Morocco. In addition to writing and Showrunning, Matthew will also direct four episodes.
His first feature film as writer/director, dot the i, starred Gael García Bernal, Tom Hardy and Charlie Cox. It was selected for the prestigious Premiere Section at the Sundance Film Festival and won the Audience Award at the Deauville Film Festival.
“A hugely entertaining thriller … superbly acted … fiendishly executed.”
Kyle Smith, New York Post
“Two thumbs up… a wonderfully complicated love story.”
Ebert & Roeper
His second feature, The Caller, premiered at the Edinburgh Film Festival and screened at Berlin, where North American rights were snapped up by Sony Pictures, while Universal took the UK. Shot in Puerto Rico, the supernatural thriller stars Rachelle Lefevre, Stephen Moyer and Luis Guzmán. It was also selected for the Sitges Film Festival, the Busan Film Festival and Film Four’s Fright Fest.
“A high-concept indie thriller… rich in atmosphere… a calling card for Parkhill.”
“Constructed at a Hitchcockian level of suspense and skill…”
Ain’t It Cool News
Matthew has also written and directed three films for the BBC, which have gone on to win awards for Best Drama and Best Actor at the Royal Television Society Awards.
Matthew graduated with a First in History from Cambridge University. His first novel, And I Loved Them Madly, was published in 1995. He has never written another one.