Matthew Currie Holmes is a multi-award-winning screenwriter, director, and actor; having appeared in over 40 films and television series, most notably Firewall (Harrison Ford), The Fog (Maggie Grace) and Wrong Turn 2 (Henry Rollins).
Currie Holmes’ feature film directorial debut, the supernatural thriller Buckout Road, starring screen legend Danny Glover, and Evan Ross and winner of the Best Feature Film at The Pasadena International Film Festival , Best Feature & Best Screenplay at both Blood in The Snow Film Fest and Buffalo Dreams Fantastic Film Festival, as well as Best Thriller at Hot Springs International Horror Film Festival, screening at film festivals all around the world.
Currie Holmes recently wrote, directed and composed the title track to Traces, a coming-of-age drama set in the ever-changing world of the music industry. The movie stars Pablo Schreiber, Sosie Bacon and rock ‘n’ roll icon Rick Springfield.
Matthew Currie Holmes has developed a deep slate of high-concept film properties in the horror, sci-fi and action genres. As a dual citizen (Canadian-U.S.) he qualifies as a multi-hyphenate prospect for Canadian film tax credit approval and is a member in good standing of WGC, DGC, SAG/AFTRA, UBCP, and ACTRA.
Most recently, his screenplay Self Storage won Best Screenplay at Creation International Film Festival and placed in the top 3 at Buffalo Dream Fantastic Film Fest, Malta International, and Filmmatic Film Festival, putting Matthew Currie Holmes in the director’s chair for the third time.
Production on Self Storage is slated for 2019 in Canada.