With decades of experience in both interviewing and being interviewed, and packing plenty of jaw-dropping true tales from a life lived to the full, Matt Thompson is a solid performer on the screen, radio, page, and stage. 

Matt's distinctive talent is to be entertaining without sacrificing sincerity and depth.


If anyone was going to bring the prisoner's dark art of "bronzing up" to live daytime television, it was Matt Thompson, here promoting MAYHEM on Studio 10.

Matt's appearance with hosts Ita Buttrose, Jessica Rowe and others, also stands as perhaps the only occasion on which a daytime TV audience learned of Australia's routine use of prolonged solitary confinement and the profoundly dangerous consequences. 


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Australia's highest-circulation paper, the Herald Sun, ran two pages of MAYHEM