Matthew Johnson, affectionately known as Matty J, rose to fame as the fifth leading man on The Bachelor where he swept his now wife, Laura Byrne, off her feet.
Since finding love in the most unconventional way, they’ve welcomed two beautiful girls to their growing brood - Marlie-Mae and Lola.
Even though Matty started his career in marketing, working with top agencies in Sydney and London, he’s felt right at home in front of the camera. His TV hosting work has included The Living Room, which saw him nominated for a TV Week Logie Award for Most Popular New Talent, international travel series, Luxury Escapes TV series and regular guest host on?Studio 10. No stranger to reality TV, Matty J recently pirouetted his way back onto the small screen in Dancing With The Stars All-Stars. More recently, Matty has been travelling the country, filling in and presenting the weather on Weekend Today show.
These days when he’s not busy changing nappies or walking his three-legged dog Buster, you can find Matty J entertaining his 465k strong followers on social media with his hilarious parent-related skits. Content that had him crowned the country's Best Creator on Instagram at the inaugural AiMCO Awards last year.
Matty’s hilarious and creative way of connecting with his audience, has also made him a highly in demand content creator for a number of national brands, including The Iconic, Destination NSW, Amazon Prime & AfterPay.
Matty J's television credits include The Living Room, Luxury Escapes TV, and more recently in as the fill-in weather presenter on Nine's Weekend Today show.
MC & Host
MC & Host
He is available to MC events either solo or as a duo with his wife and fellow media personaliy Laura Byrne.