Matt Long Age, Married Status, Family, Movies & TV Shows

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Matt Long is an American actor known for his roles in TV shows and movies such as Jack & Bobby married to Lora Chaffins...married his wife in 2005...was the eldest child of his family...the height of 5 feet 10 inches (1.78 meters)...his age is...attended the Western Kentucky University...portraying Dr. Kyle Sommer and in the short movie, Woodshed...
Matt Long Age, Married Status, Family, Movies & TV Shows

Matt Long is most known for his role in the series, Jack & Bobby, which also happens to be his debut acting job. He portrayed the character of Jack McCallister for 22 episodes of the show; from 2004 to 2005. 

Since his debut, he has gone on to act in multiple TV shows and movies such as Mad Men (2010), The Deep End (2010), Homecoming (2009), Ghost Rider (2007), and Manifest from 2019; he has been able to gather 24 acting credits. 

Married Life, Wife 

The Manifest actor is in a relationship with Lora Chaffins; Lora worked as a TV news reporter in Michigan. 

They met each other when they were at Western Kentucky University, and the couple tied the knot on 23rd April 2005. 

Matt Long with wife Lora Chaffins at the 17th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards held at The Shrine Auditorium on 30th January 2011, in Los Angeles, California (Photo: gettyimages)

The pair now resides in Los Angeles.

Matt Long’s Career: Movies & TV Shows

Matt made his debut from the TV series, Jack & Bobby, in 2004. Then, he starred in The Greatest Adventure of My Life in 2005, and Deceit, a TV movie, in 2006. 

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Again, in 2006, he appeared on one episode of the TV show, Secrets of a Small Town. Then, in 2007, he starred in the movies, Ghost Rider and Sydney White. He also performed the song, When I See You Smile in Sydney White

Matt played the character of Nathan in a short movie named Reflections in 2008 and portrayed Mike Donaldson in the 2009 movie Homecoming.

The actor then, in 2010, worked in the series The Deep End and Mad Men in 2010 for seven episodes each. He appeared in shows such as Love Bites (2011), 17th Precinct (TV Movie - 2011), The Newsroom (2012), etc.

In 2012, he started appearing in Private Practice as Dr. James Peterson. He starred in ten episodes of the show from 2012 to 2013. He also worked in Lucky 7 and Gilded Lilys in 2013.

In 2015, Matt starred in the TV show, Helix, portraying Dr. Kyle Sommer and in the short movie, Woodshed.

The Helix actor then worked in projects such as Graves (2017), Timeless (2018), All the Creatures Were Stirring (2018), Christmas Joy (2018), and #Fashionvictim (2018).

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Matt, as of February 2020, is portraying Zeke Landon in the TV series, Manifest.

Facts About Matt Long: Age, Family

  • Matt was born on 18th May 1980 in Winchester, Kentucky, the United States.
  • He stands at the height of 5 feet 10 inches (1.78 meters).
  • His full name is Matthew Clayton Long.
  • Matt’s father is an insurance salesman, and his mother is an assistant teacher. He has a younger brother named Zach.
  • He attended Western Kentucky University and graduated with a BFA in Performing Arts in 2002.
  • Before he started cinematic acting, Matt was involved in theater acting. He was working at the Williamson Theater Fest in Massachusetts when his current agent spotted him.