Matthew Donaldson is an award winning actor, producer, writer, poet and self-proclaimed “collaborationist” based in Southern California. He is a founding partner of The Bushmen Presents: a content farming motion picture partnership, BelleHammer: a creative consulting company that caters to the business and branding of motion pictures, and The Hustle Beans: a collaborative brain trust equipped to take any story from seed to fruition.
Most recently, Matthew was the Lead Producer of the feature film August Falls, starring Fairuza Balk (The Craft, Waterboy, American History X), Charles Baker (Breaking Bad, Wild, Temple Grandin), Alanna Ubach (Girlfriends’ Guide to Divorce, Meet the Fockers, Legally Blonde), and Tamara Taylor (Bones, Serenity, Diary of a Mad Black Woman).
Matthew has multiple projects in various stages, from development to distribution, on both screen and stage. His philosophy is that the story is King, the cast is its Queen, and the crew is the royal family dwelling in a castle built by business on a foundation of integrity.