ACTRESS | PRODUCER | CREATOR | HOST
AMY MATYSIO is an award winning stage and screen actress with over 100 credits to her name and accolades that include Playback’s Ten to Watch, CBC's Future 40 and ELLE Canada’s On the Radar. Matysio is the creator, writer and star of the critically acclaimed web comedy inSAYSHAble, which garnered her a seventh Canadian Comedy Award nomination and a "Best Actress" win at both LA WebFest and HollyWeb (Los Angeles). She currently appears as Penny in CTVExtend/Starz/Hulu's comedy Space Riders, can be seen on big screens across Canada in the award-winning indie darling Lawrence and Holloman and starring in the much buzzed about horror comedy WolfCop. A celebrated stage actress with credits that include Vanda in Venus in Fur and the one one woman "tour-de-force" The Syringa Tree, this fall Matysio joins the 2014/15 National Arts Centre's English theatre company ensemble, kicking off the season as Gwendelyn in The Importance of Being Earnest. As a voice artist she has lent her unique sound to numerous brands including McDonalds, Astro Yogurt and Sasktel, while created a wild variety of voices for CBC radio programs including This is That, Ideas and SoundXchange.