Born in the city of Phoenix, in the US state of Arizona, Matt Dallas stood out between 2006 and 2009 on the closed channel Freeform when he lived the enigmatic character Kyle in 43 episodes of the series Kyle XY, which aired in Brazil on SBT and is on Disney+. However, this is not the only prominent role in his career, as the actor has also been part of the cast of several other productions, both in cinema and television.
At the age of 40, although many people do not notice his presence in films and series, he continued to act with interesting and complex characters. Below, you can check out more details about other projects that Matt Dallas has been involved in. Enjoy!
Matt Dallas starred in the science fiction series Kyle XY between 2006 and 2009. (Freeform/Reproduction)Source: Freeform
Matt Dallas: from the beginning of his career to the casting of Kyle XY
Matthew Joseph Dallas, his baptismal name, became interested in the world of the arts from the age of 12, mainly after having watched a montage of The ugly duck alongside his maternal grandmother. Delighted with everything he had just witnessed up close, he was encouraged by his family to attend the Arizona School for the Arts, a public non-profit institution dedicated to the arts.
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Thus, experiencing this universe on a daily basis, it didn’t take long for him to discover himself as an actor. For this reason, in 2000, at the age of 18, Dallas had the opportunity to move to Los Angeles, California, given that, at that time, the city still concentrated most of the television and film productions of the United States. U.S.
In Brazil, Kyle XY was broadcast on SBT and is currently available on Disney Plus. (Freeform/Reproduction)Source: Freeform
Very close to Hollywood, he held several auditions for the most varied projects, including music videos and commercials, and continued acting in the theater. In 2005, he participated in an episode of the series Entouragefrom HBO, in addition to also being part of the supporting cast of three films with small characters.
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In 2006, Dallas was chosen to live the protagonist of Kyle XY, a teen science fiction series on the closed channel Freeform, owned by Disney. With the success of the production, 43 episodes were filmed over three seasons. Even with its end decreed in 2009, the actor began to receive more invitations to act.
Where is Matt Dallas, the protagonist of Kyle XY?
Still during the filming of Kyle XY, Dallas participated in other projects, including the music video for the song “Thinking of You”, by Katy Perry. He was still in the movies living the dream (2006), The Indian (2007) and the slasher Looking for a Nanny (2008).
In 2010, the first year after the end of the series, the actor participated in more films, between shorts and features, along with telefilms. The highlights of the period are In Between Days (2010) and Beauty in the Business World (2010), in which he starred alongside Hilary Duff and Michael McMillian.
Beauty in Business was broadcast on Freeform and also on BBC Two. (Freeform/Reproduction)Source: ABC Family
Still on television, between 2009 and 2013, he was part of the cast of the bittersweet drama eastwickfrom ABC, and from the sitcom baby daddy, also displayed by Freeform. However, when analyzing his resume, it is clear that Dallas developed more in cinema, participating in at least three different films a year in the early 2010s.
In 2016, for example, he starred in the romantic comedy Almost Married (Where Are You, Bobby Browning?, in the original), playing the titular character Bobby Browning. In the feature film, actress Jen Lilley played his love interest, whose dramatic involvement was highly praised by all those who watched the film.
What is Matt Dallas currently up to?
Since almost married until 2020, the artist was in more films, but without much prominence. According to its official Internet Movie Database (IMDb) page, there are three projects currently in development: marbles, wake up and Shoulder Dancewhich, by all indications, are also feature films.
Matt Dallas, Blue Hamilton and their son Crow. (Attitude/Playback)Source: Attitude
With a less hectic public life compared to other actors and actresses of his generation, Matt Dallas has not been involved in controversy throughout his career. Even on her official Instagram account, with just over 220,000 followers, he shares his daily life with the public, interacting whenever possible.
Thus, it can be concluded that the actor remains involved in the world of the arts, but without leaving aside simplicity. It is also possible to note that he lives happily with his husband, Blue Hamilton, with whom he has been in a relationship since 2015, and his son Crow. They even have a YouTube channel called Matt and Blue, where they show their day-to-day life in family videos.