He was born in Salem in the state of Massachusetts. His mother was a flight attendant. His parents divorced shortly after his birth. After graduating from Walnut Hill School for the Arts, he studied at the University of Cincinnati - College-Conservatory of Music in Cincinnati. When learning moonlighted as a waiter in a restaurant in Downtown Cincinnati.
In 1996 he appeared on Broadway as Sgt. Fogarty and Fred Casely in the musical Chicago. He portrayed Levi musical Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat. In 2007, he appeared as Carlos in the Broadway version of Legally Blonde (Legally Blonde: The Musical), with Stockard Channing. In 2008 in the Roundabout Theater Company Joey Evans he landed a role in the musical Pal Joey Johna O'Hara at Studio 54, replacing actor Christiana Hoffa, who suffered an injury rates. In the years 2011-12 occurred as Trip Wyeth (replacing Thomas Sadoskiego) in the off-Broadway play Other Desert Cities with Elizabeth Marvel and Stacym Keach, replacing Justina Kirka. In the play Test Life (Test, 2013) turned character homosexual Todd. In the series, Freeform Switched at Birth (swapped at birth, 2013-2014) appeared as Senator Coto.
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- ↑ http://www.playbill.com/news/article/a-bewitching-switch-understudy-matthew-risch-is-new-pal-joey-opening-is-now-155473
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- ↑ http://archive.is/20130126011209/www.ibdb.com/person.php?id=391885
- ↑ http://www.broadwayworld.com/article/Matthew-Risch-Joins-OTHER-DESERT-CITIES-327-Justin-Kirk-Departs-325-20120320
- ↑ http://www.adorocinema.com/personalidades/personalidade-652518/