After receiving a BFA Degree from Carnegie Mellon University, Matt Bomer moved to New York where he worked on such acclaimed productions as ‘Spring Awakening' and ‘Grey Gardens.' He also starred as Ernest Hemingway in ‘Villa America' at the Williamstown Theater Festival.
Soon after he got the lead role on the ABC series ‘Traveler,' produced by Academy Award winners Bruce Cohen and Dan Jinks. He did recurring roles on the Fox series ‘Tru Calling' and on the NBC series ‘Chuck' before landing the role of Neal Caffrey on USA Network's ‘White Collar.' The show, which is one of the highest rated and most critically acclaimed scripted shows on cable television, will air its final season later this year.
He has also done guest star appearances on the hit Fox series ‘Glee' and on the NBC series ‘The New Normal.'
In addition to Bomer's success on the small screen, audiences have seen him star in a variety of feature film roles. Most recently he starred alongside Channing Tatum, Matthew McConaughey, and Alex Pettyfer in the blockbuster hit ‘Magic Mike' for director Steven Soderbergh.
Other feature film credits include a starring role in ‘The Texas Chainsaw Massacre: The Beginning,' ‘Flight Plan' with Jodie Foster, and Andrew Niccol's ‘In Time' alongside Justin Timberlake, Cillian Murphy, and Amanda Seyfried.
Upcoming he co-stars in the sci-fi dramadey ‘Space Station 76' with Liv Tyler and he will star in a film based on the film of Hollywood film legend Montgomery Cliff.
Bomer recently was seen on stage in the Broadway and Los Angeles readings of Dustin Lance Black's play ‘8,' where he was joined by such acting luminaries as Morgan Freeman, Brad Pitt, George Clooney, John C. Reilly, and Ellen Barkin.