Since completing his training at the Central School Of Speech And Drama, Mathew has worked in film, TV and theatre, as well as moving into more voiceover projects.
In 2014 Mathew joined the Royal Shakespeare Company's epic two-part production of Hilary Mantel's Wolf Hall and Bring Up The Bodies, performing in both London's West End and to Broadway. In September of 2018 he joined the cast of the record-breaking West End production of Agatha Christie's The Mousetrap at St Martin's Theatre.
Most recently he appeared in Spoon Fed, a short film directed by Nick Hatton Jones starring Lesley Sharp (Scott and Bailey) and Joseph Mawle (Game Of Thrones), and starred as Stesias in The Woman In The Moon at the Sam Wanamaker Playhouse, directed by James Wallace. He also played Petruchio in Lazarus Theatre's ★★★★★ The Taming Of The Shrew.
Mathew featured in Electronic Arts' Star Wars: Battlefront II last year as First Order Commander Devin Prinn, as well as campaigns for Booking.com, TomTom, Lavazza and Oxford University Press.
What the critics say:
"...absorbing and provocative performance."
- Everything Theatre on Sitting With Thistle
"Foster shines as the irritating younger brother Mark, giving an assured and confident performance."
- Female Arts on Sitting With Thistle
"Mathew Foster convey(s) his character’s emotions well... his panic is very convincing."
- West End WIlma on Sitting With Thistle