"She blew the roof off the joint" - Kelly Jo Burke
" " - Prairie Dog
" " - CBC
"Brilliant comedic timing" - LA Weekly
"A highly entertaining ass-kicker" - Film School Rejects
"Matysio’s depiction, particularly divine" - Globe and Mail
"Matysio delivers a performance filled with not only hilarious righteous indignation but subtle moments of humility" - 3word Review
"Dazzling quick wit, she goes out of her way to put an audience at ease...a veritable chameleon, think Audrey Hepburn meets Chelsea Handler" - Mr.Fabulous
"This charming and effusive actress and performer continues to grow and succeed in her multi-faceted career. Matysio's zest for life, her work ethic and talent will carry her a long way." - FineLifestyles Magazine
"A tou-de-force to reckoned with" - Mark My Words
Working with the Canadian Cancer Society, Matysio is host behind the Real Men Screen campaign; a series of comedic and candid PSA's to support men’s health. A passionate ambassador in the fight against Cancer, she recently went on to co-create/host and direct #YouAreLoved, a campaign to inspire and empower women to start a conversation that will save lives. Continuing her work as a host, she is also the on air personality for On Site, a new documentary series for City TV.
AWARDS + NOMINATIONS
2013 Recipient "BEST ACTRESS - inSAYSHAble" HollyWeb Festival
2013 Recipient "BEST COMEDY - inSAYSHAble" HollyWeb Festival
2013 Recipient "BEST ACTRESS - COMEDY - inSAYSHAble" LA Web Festival
2013 Nominee "BEST LEAD FEMALE TV/WEB PERFORMANCE - inSAYSHAble", Canadian Comedy Awards
2013 Selected as one of CBC Saskatchewan's "Future 40"
2012 Nominee "BEST LEAD FEMALE TV PERFORMANCE - Single White Spenny", Canadian Comedy Awards
2010 Named to Playback's “TEN TO WATCH"
2010 Nominee "LIEUTENANT GOVERNORS ARTS AWARD - Achievement in the Arts Under 30"
2010 Nominee "YWCA WOMAN OF DISTINCTION AWARD - ARTS"
2010 Nominee "BEST FEMALE IMPROVISOR" Canadian Comedy Awards
2010 Nominee, Writer / Voice Artist "BEST RADIO CLIP - First Generation Urbanite" Canadian Comedy Awards
2010 Nominee "BEST IMPROV TROUPE - General Fools" Canadian Comedy Awards
2009 Nominee "LIEUTENANT GOVERNORS ARTS AWARD - Achievement in the Arts Under 30"
2009 Nominee "BEST FEMALE IMPROVISOR" Canadian Comedy Awards
2008 Nominee "BEST IMPROV TROUPE - General Fools" Canadian Comedy Awards
2008 Nominee "BEST FEMALE IMPROVISOR" Canadian Comedy Awards
2005 Recipient "RBC EMERGING ARTIST AWARD - Amy Matysio" Regina Mayor's Arts & Business Awards