Niall Matter Fansite

Unofficial source for info on Canadian actor Niall Matter


  • ‘Stop the Wedding’, the Hallmark movie Niall starred in last spring as a part of the channel’s ‘June Weddings’ series, has won a 2017 Leo Award for Best Direction (Televisions Movie) for director Anne Wheeler.
  • NEWS: It would seem the film Niall hinted at is indeed with Olivia Munn – his IMDB page lists him as Sapir in the 2018 film The Predator, starring Munn.  Will update as more news is released.
  • NEWS: A sequel to ‘Finding Father Christmas’ has been confirmed by Hallmark Movies & Mysteries, entitled ‘Engaging Father Christmas’.  No cast details yet, but the synopsis features both Niall and Erin’s characters.
  • SPECULATION!: Niall tweeted this in response to Dillon Casey (Remedy) regarding Olivia Munn.  Possibly the film project he was unable to talk about in a recent interview?
  • UPDATE: “When Calls the Heart” has been officially renewed for season 5, due to air in 2018.
  • UPDATE: Promo shots for episode 6 of izombie season 3 include Niall.  No synopsis for the episode, entitled ‘Some Like it Hot Mess’, has been released yet.  The episode airs of the CW on May 9th 2017.
  • Niall’s new film “Chokeslam” was released across Canada on April 9th 2017.
  • The season 4 finale of “When Calls the Heart“, in which Niall has a recurring role as single father Shane Cantrell, aired Sunday April 23 on the Hallmark Channel in the US. Plans for season 5 have yet to be announced.
  • Niall confirmed via Twitter that his final appearance of the season was in episode 9 (Heart of a Secret), which aired on April 16th, Easter Sunday.
  • Niall features in a new portfolio book from photographer Dennys Ilic entitled “Men of Science Fiction”. It is currently available for pre-order here.
  • Niall is listed as a guest star (at IMDB) on The CW show izombie for an episode of it’s third season, due to start in April 2017.  Will update when more information is available.
  • Christy Spratlin of TV Junkies recently interviewed Niall about his role in “When Calls the Heart”.
  • In this interview, Niall mentioned the possibility of a sequel to the well-received Hallmark Movies & Mysteries TV movie “Finding Father Christmas“.  Author Robin Jones Gunn confirmed via Twitter that she is working on a possible sequel with the production company.
  • In the same interview, he mentioned that he was working on a film project that he currently can not talk about.

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