Matthew Davis is an American actor, born on May 8, 1978, in Salt Lake City, Utah. His performances have the ability to make every character he plays a memorable one. Whether you have seen him in The Vampire Dairies as Alaric Saltzman or in the CSI: Crime Scene Investigation as Sean Yeager, he owns each role he plays.
Davis had quite an ordinary childhood. He did what all the children his age do. But soon after completing his studies, Matthew decided to dabble in showbiz and try his luck at acting. He became an instant hit due to his selection of peculiar roles.
Matthew Davis in Legally Blond
Legally Blond is one of those comedy movies that soon transformed into a cult following. It was an instant hit, and that was good news for all the cast members. Mathew Davis played the role of Warner Huntington which was the love interest of Reese Witherspoon. Many of the actors in this movie shot to stardom overnight.
Matthew’s character in Legally Blond was very well received by the audience as well as the critics. He played a very charming and intelligent young man that was desired by many.
Mainstream cinema and movies are getting a little old and boring. Many actors and directors are trying out new mediums which include movie streaming services. Matthew Davis also starred in 2 famous web series which include Legacies and Tigerland. Both these series received good feedback from the audience.
Trying out web series may be risky for seasoned actors, but Matthew is very confident in his ability to claim every role he does. The series Legacies has only 1 season and keeps fans on the verge of waiting for another one.
The Vampire Diaries
The Vampire Diaries is a supernatural American drama series based around teenagers and vampires. This TV show was developed by Kevin Williamson and Julie Plec. Matthew Davis starred in the series as Alaric Saltzman, who is a teacher and a vampire hunter as well.
Working in this series, Matthew won the hearts of millions. He was cast in seasons 1-3 and then again in seasons 6-8 as a reoccurring role. His part is quite a tragic one, to say the least. He is betrayed and turned back into a human from being a vampire, and then his love interest Josette Laughlin gets killed when they are about to get married.
With the recent pandemic in the world, the production and release of new movies seem to be at a halt. Matthew is also focusing more on the television series as it is also a multi-billion industry. Mathew has starred in my famous television series, notably his character in What About Brian where he played the character of lawyer Adam Hillman, this series came on ABC and completed two seasons.
Another hit television series got Matthew on board to play the character of Sean Yeager in CSI: Crime Scene Investigation, which is a police-crime series. People look forward to the episodes where Sean Yeager is about to make an entrance and it is proof that people love him.
Apart from his professional achievements, Matthew has recently taken up the role of father when he welcomed his daughter in 2020. Matthew is married to actress Kiley Casciano, and they look ravishing together.
Mathew Davis is a loving father and caring husband. The ongoing lockdown and pandemic have given him ample time with his family, which he utilized to spend quality time and make awesome memories. Spending time with family and raising an energetic newborn is something that will keep your hands full all the time.
Panels and Discussions
Matthew is not starring in any new movie to date and has no upcoming projects to announce as of yet. But he is staying optimistic about the future and hopes that it will bring the best for everyone. He undoubtedly deserves the success and appreciation he has got in all these years.
Right now he regularly participates in panels and discussions, some of which take place online. The panel answers queries and questions of upcoming actors and helps them understand the complexities of this profession. With over 15 years of an acting career, Matthew can easily be termed as an experienced actor who knows and loves his craft.
Matthew Davis is living proof that breaking barriers and stereotypes is possible if you are type-casted in the same roles again and again. People associated Matthew with his role in Legally Blond for a long time, but gradually everything changed.
He started trying out different roles, and he presented wide versatility in his performances. A true actor is known for his roles and people’s ability to remember their specific parts. People have now accepted him as just Matthew Davis and not Warner from Legally Blond. We hope he keeps up the good work!