Matt Ward is a very versatile young artist and a triple threat in Hollywood. Originally from Edmonton Alberta, Canada, Ward started dancing self-taught as a teenager. He is already an accomplished dancer, singer, choreographer and actor. Ward currently stars on the Freeform series “The Bold Type,” which reveals a glimpse into the outrageous lives and loves of those responsible for the fictional global women’s magazine, Scarlet. He portrays the role of Alex Crawford, a staff writer for Scarlet Magazine who recently got laid off from his dream job at the Wall Street Journal and has taken a job at Scarlet because he refuses to let New York defeat him.
Ward portrayed Simon Lacroix, otherwise known as the DC Comics villain Komodo, in an episode of season three of “Arrow” on The CW. His character in the DC Comics is widely known as a fellow archer and major enemy to the Green Arrow. Previously, Ward starred in the medical drama “Remedy” opposite Enrico Colantoni and Sara Canning. The show provides an upstairs/downstairs look into the inner workings of a major city hospital.
On the film side, Ward starred in “Lullaby for Pi” opposite Forest Whitaker, Clémence Poésy and Rupert Friend. He also appeared in “Red Riding Hood,” “TRON: Legacy,” “Charlie St. Cloud” and “Alien vs. Predator.”