Kari Matchett Biography
Kari Matchett is a Canadian Actress known for recently starring in the thriller “The Night Agent”, which premiered on March 23, 2023, on Netflix. She is also greatly known for appearing in many other films such as “Power Play”, “Covert Affairs”, “Cube 2: Hypercube”, “Apartment Hunting”, “Cypher”, “Code 8”, “Civic Duty”, and many others.
Kari Matchett Age
Matchett was born on March 25, 1970, in Spalding, Saskatchewan, Canada. She is therefore 53 years old as of 2023. She celebrates her birthday on the 25th of March every year.
Kari Matchett Height
Matchett stands at an approximate height of 5 feet and 6 inches.
Kari Matchett Family
Matchett was raised in Lethbridge, Alberta. She has managed to keep her personal life away from the limelight hence she has not disclosed any information about her parents. It is also not known if Matchett has any siblings.
Kari Matchett Partner / Husband
Matchett is in a relationship with David Lyons. They began dating in the year 2007. Matchett is very private about her personal life therefore much about her relationship with David is not known.
Kari Matchett Ex-Husband / Divorce
Matchett was married to T.W. Peacocke, an award-winning Canadian television and film director. Their marriage lasted for 8 years – tied the knot in the year 1998 and divorced in the year 2006. The reason for their divorce is not known.
Kari Matchett Son
Matchett and her boyfriend David Lyons take great pride in being mom and dad to their one son, Jude Lyon Matchett, who is 10 years old as of 2023 having been born in June 2013.
Kari Matchett Net Worth
Matchett has an estimated net worth of between $1 Million-$5 Million which she has earned through her successful career as an Actress.
Kari Matchett Education
Matchett is a proud alumnus of the National Theatre School. She is also a proud grad of the Moscow Theatre School where she studied Chekhov as an exchange student. Additionally, Matchett is a grad of Red Deer College – it was there that she acquired her start in summer stock. When coming to her high school, she is a graduate of Lethbridge Collegiate Institute in Lethbridge, Alberta.
Kari Matchett Career
Matchett has recently starred in the thriller series “The Night Agent”. She started her acting career by having a major role in “The Rez” (1998-2000) in Canada. Matchett began her first starring role as Colleen Blessed in “Power Play”. She was also part of the cast of the show “A Nero Wolfe Mystery” (2001-2002). In the show, she portrayed different characters, including Lily Rowan, who appeared regularly.
She portrayed Beth, the romantic interest of the main character’s sister, who is a lesbian, in Wonderfalls. In the year 2001, she acted as Candace in the drama movie “Angel Eyes”. The following year, she played Kate Filmore in the science fiction horror thriller “Cube 2: Hypercube”.
In the year 2003, she acted in the Syfy miniseries “Five Days to Midnight”. After that, she took on the role of Detective Elaine Bender in “Blue Murder” the following year. Previously, she made a guest appearance on “Blue Murder” in the year 2001 as a murder suspect, for which she received a Gemini Award. In the year 2005, Matchett starred in “Invasion” (ABC series), which revolved around aliens who disguised themselves as humans.
She also appeared in “Plague City: SARS” in Toronto. Additionally, she portrayed Mary Tate in “Studio 60 on the Sunset Strip”. She had roles in both “Wild Card” and “Shark”. In the subsequent year, she played a single mother who is being stalked by her boyfriend in the movie Intimate Stranger. Also, in the same year, she starred in “Civic Duty”.
In the year 2007, she became part of the cast of FOX TV’s “24”, playing the character Lisa Miller. In June of that year, she portrayed Kate Armstrong in the TNT series “Heartland”. For 1 year (2007 – 2008), she took on the role of Skye Wexler, the chief of the ER, in the show “ER”. In the years 2009 and 2008, she played the daughter of Dennis Hopper’s character, Jules, in the highly acclaimed Starz series “Crash”. She also had a recurring role in the TNT series “Leverage”. In “Leverage”, she portrayed Maggie Collins. Matchett starred as Joan Campbell in the USA Network series “Covert Affairs” for 4 years (2010 – 2014).
Kari Matchett The Night Agent
Matchett appears in the action, drama, and conspiracy thriller series, “The Night Agent”, which premiered on March 23, 2023, on Netflix. In the series, she portrays the role of Michelle Travers.
In the “The Night Agent”, series, Matchett co-stars alongside 26 cast members including;
- Gabriel Basso (main character) – portrays Peter Sutherland
- Eve Harlow – portrays Ellen
- Sarah Desjardins – portrays Maddie Redfield
- Hong Chau – portrays Diane Farr
- D.B. Woodside – portrays Eric Monks
- Fola Evans-Akingbola – portrays Chelsea Arrington
- Phoenix Raei – portrays Dale
- Enrique Murciano – portrays Ben Almora
- Luciane Buchanan – portrays Rose Larkin
The series is about an FBI agent who monitors an emergency line. While doing that, he receives a call that thrusts him into a perilous conspiracy. The conspiracy revolves around the existence of a mole within the White House, and the agent finds himself caught in a dangerous web of intrigue and deception.
Kari Matchett Movies and TV Shows
Matchett has appeared in many films and television shows such as;
- Code 8
- Into Invisible Light
- Lead With Your Heart
- The Tree of Life
- Goose on the Loose
- Civic Duty
- Hudson & Rex
- Fortunate Son
- Mad Mom
- The Detail
- Return to Christmas Creek
Kari Matchett Social Media Platforms
She is active on her social media accounts and is often seen posting on her Instagram, Facebook, and Twitter. She has over 9.3K followers on Instagram.