Matthew Warchus

Simpatico (1999)

As youths in Azusa, Vinnie, Carter, and Rosie pull off a racing scam, substituting winners for plodders and winning big bucks on long odds. When an official uncovers the scam, they set him up for blackmail. Jump ahead twenty years, Carter and Rosie are married, ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Matthew Warchus
CAST:  Nick Nolte  •  Jeff Bridges  •  Sharon Stone  •  Catherine Keener

As youths in Azusa, Vinnie, Carter, and Rosie pull off a racing scam, substituting winners for plodders and winning big bucks on long odds. When an official uncovers the scam, they set him up for blackmail. Jump ahead twenty years, Carter and Rosie are married, ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Matthew Warchus
CAST:  Nick Nolte  •  Jeff Bridges  •  Sharon Stone  •  Catherine Keener

Pride (2014)

In 1984, a group of LGBT activists decide to raise money to support the National Union of Mineworkers during their lengthy strike. There is only one problem: the Union seems embarrassed to receive their support.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Matthew Warchus
CAST:  Bill Nighy  •  George MacKay  •  Dominic West  •  Andrew Scott

In 1984, a group of LGBT activists decide to raise money to support the National Union of Mineworkers during their lengthy strike. There is only one problem: the Union seems embarrassed to receive their support.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Matthew Warchus
CAST:  Bill Nighy  •  George MacKay  •  Dominic West  •  Andrew Scott

Our House (2004)

A teenager celebrates turning sixteen on a summer's evening in London by committing a crime to impress his girlfriend. When the police arrive he faces one of his first serious career choices. Featuring the music of Madness.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Matthew Warchus
CAST:  Michael Jibson  •  Julie Gay  •  Richard Frame  •  Oliver Jackson

A teenager celebrates turning sixteen on a summer's evening in London by committing a crime to impress his girlfriend. When the police arrive he faces one of his first serious career choices. Featuring the music of Madness.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Matthew Warchus
CAST:  Michael Jibson  •  Julie Gay  •  Richard Frame  •  Oliver Jackson

National Theatre Live: Present Laughter (2019)

As he prepares to embark on an overseas tour, star actor Garry Essendine’s colourful life is in danger of spiralling out of control. Engulfed by an escalating identity crisis as his many and various relationships compete for his attention, Garry’s few remaining ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Matthew Warchus
CAST:  Andrew Scott  •  Kitty Archer  •  Enzo Cilenti  •  Joshua Hill

As he prepares to embark on an overseas tour, star actor Garry Essendine’s colourful life is in danger of spiralling out of control. Engulfed by an escalating identity crisis as his many and various relationships compete for his attention, Garry’s few remaining ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Matthew Warchus
CAST:  Andrew Scott  •  Kitty Archer  •  Enzo Cilenti  •  Joshua Hill

Roald Dahl's Matilda the Musical (2022)

An extraordinary young girl discovers her superpower and summons the remarkable courage, against all odds, to help others change their stories, whilst also taking charge of her own destiny. Standing up for what's right, she's met with miraculous results.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Matthew Warchus
CAST:  Lashana Lynch  •  Alisha Weir  •  Stephen Graham  •  Emma Thompson

An extraordinary young girl discovers her superpower and summons the remarkable courage, against all odds, to help others change their stories, whilst also taking charge of her own destiny. Standing up for what's right, she's met with miraculous results.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Matthew Warchus
CAST:  Lashana Lynch  •  Alisha Weir  •  Stephen Graham  •  Emma Thompson

Lungs (2020)

The ice caps are melting, there’s overpopulation, political unrest; everything’s going to hell in a handcart – why on earth would someone bring a baby into this world? Directed by Matthew Warchus, Claire Foy and Matt Smith perform a socially distanced version of ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Matthew Warchus
CAST:  Claire Foy  •  Matt Smith

The ice caps are melting, there’s overpopulation, political unrest; everything’s going to hell in a handcart – why on earth would someone bring a baby into this world? Directed by Matthew Warchus, Claire Foy and Matt Smith perform a socially distanced version of ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Matthew Warchus
CAST:  Claire Foy  •  Matt Smith

Three Kings (2020)

When Patrick is eight years old his absent father returns unexpectedly and in a brief but memorable encounter, sets him the challenge of "The Three Kings." Years later—recalling that meeting, and the revelations that followed—Patrick traces the events of his ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Matthew Warchus
CAST:  Andrew Scott

When Patrick is eight years old his absent father returns unexpectedly and in a brief but memorable encounter, sets him the challenge of "The Three Kings." Years later—recalling that meeting, and the revelations that followed—Patrick traces the events of his ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Matthew Warchus
CAST:  Andrew Scott

Faith Healer (2020)

The Fantastic Francis Hardy travels the most remote corners of Wales, Scotland and Ireland attempting to heal those who wish to be healed. His wife Grace and manager Teddy complete this nomadic triptych, each with their own telling of the loss, love and struggle of ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Matthew Warchus
CAST:  Michael Sheen  •  Indira Varma  •  David Threlfall

The Fantastic Francis Hardy travels the most remote corners of Wales, Scotland and Ireland attempting to heal those who wish to be healed. His wife Grace and manager Teddy complete this nomadic triptych, each with their own telling of the loss, love and struggle of ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Matthew Warchus
CAST:  Michael Sheen  •  Indira Varma  •  David Threlfall

A Christmas Carol (2020)

Two visionary talents, playwright Jack Thorne and director Matthew Warchus, offer a magical new interpretation of Charles Dickens’ classic story. This timeless—and timely—tale of redemption welcomes theatergoers of all ages into an immersive experience that’s ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Matthew Warchus
CAST:  Melissa Allan  •  Rosanna Bates  •  John Dagleish  •  Tim van Eyken

Two visionary talents, playwright Jack Thorne and director Matthew Warchus, offer a magical new interpretation of Charles Dickens’ classic story. This timeless—and timely—tale of redemption welcomes theatergoers of all ages into an immersive experience that’s ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Matthew Warchus
CAST:  Melissa Allan  •  Rosanna Bates  •  John Dagleish  •  Tim van Eyken