About In the 3rd Person
Originally from Vancouver (Canada), Gavin is a stand up, writer, and actor now living in Los Angeles.
In 2018, he was named a TBS Team COCO Comic to watch and showcased at the New York Comedy Festival, through the showcase Gavin booked a spot on CONAN and is set to make his late night television debut in early 2019. In 2017, he was the winner of SiriusXM Top Comic, the biggest stand up competition in Canada, it earned him sets at all the Just for Laughs festivals, including a TV taping at the prestigious Montreal Festival, and 25K which he is still living off. He can be seen on Comedy Central, CBC’s Halifax Comedy Festival, and the new Katherine Ryan Stand Up Show. Gavin was also a writer on the most recent season of CBC’s This Hour Has 22 Minutes.
His debut comedy mixtape "Premature" premiered at number 1 on the iTunes comedy charts for 4 straight days keeping Larry The Cable Guy out of the #1 spot. Check it out on the main page!
Gavin has also performed at Bumbershoot, JFL42, Just For Laughs: Northwest, Halifax Comedy Festival, Hubcap Comedy Festival, Pemberton Music Festival, Oddblock Comedy Festival, and a lot more festivals that just feel like weird booked shows that have "festival" in the name.
You can occasionally catch him back in Vancouver at the Award Winning independent show he produces with Sophie Buddle, Barely Legal.
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If you want to know more about him follow on instagram or twitter @gavinmatts.
ps. he wrote this