James Stewart in Hiding, photo courtesy of Playmaker Media
Matt Ford is a screenwriter, producer, musician and performer. He has written more than forty hours of television, with credits including the US sci-fi series Farscape, Love Child, House Husbands, Slide, Stingers, Wildside, Love Is A Four-Letter Word, Dance Academy and the hit Foxtel series Satisfaction.
In 2015 he created, wrote and produced Hiding. Matt collaborated with Academy-Award winner Lizzie Gardiner on the documentary feature Killing Priscilla. He also wrote the telefeature Road for SBS-Independent.
In 2011 he won the John Hinde Award for Science Fiction for the telemovie Panic at Rock Island. Matt has also composed and performed music for film and TV, and his songs have featured in shows as diverse as GP, The Secret Life Of Us, Underbelly and the feature-film Gettin’ Square. He won an ARIA for Song of the Year in 1998.