Matthew Atkinson

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Matthew Atkinson
Born John Matthew Atkinson
(1987-12-27) December 27, 1987 (age 29)
Atlanta, Georgia, U.S.
Occupation Actor, Musician
Years active 2009-present
Height 6' 1" (1.85 m)

John Matthew Atkinson is an American actor and musician. Atkinson was born in Marietta, Georgia. Atkinson's family moved around several times living in Alabama and Mississippi before settling in Kennesaw, Georgia. After high school Atkinson moved to Atlanta taking college courses, while simultaneously pursuing acting, and eventually moved to Los Angeles.

Atkinson made his television debut on The WB/CW drama series One Tree Hill. Atkinson appeared in the Academy Award winning film The Blind Side. Atkinson has also appeared in CSI: Crime Scene Investigation and Drop Dead Diva. Atkinson is best known as Nick Fadden in the ABC Family series, Jane by Design and Austin Travers on The Young and the Restless. Most recently Atkinson has portrayed Finn in the ABC series The Middle and Jason on the ABC Family series Young & Hungry.


Year Title Role Notes
2009 3 1/2 Secret Service #1 Short film
2009 The Blind Side Valet Parker
Year Title Role Notes
2009 One Tree Hill Nathan Actor Episode: "Screenwriter's Blues"
2009 Drop Dead Diva Kyle Nevins Episode: "The 'F' Word"
2010 CSI: Crime Scene Investigation Barry Episode: "Fracked"
2012 Jane by Design Nick Fadden Series regular, 17 episodes
2012 Fletcher Drive The Perfect Boyfriend Episode: "The Perfect Boyfriend"
2013 Hot Mess Nick Jones TV movie
2013–2015 Parenthood Zach Recurring, 8 episodes
2014–15 The Young and the Restless Austin Travers April 17, 2014-15
2015 The Middle Finn Episode: "Flirting with Disaster"
2015 Young & Hungry Jason Episode: "Young & Earthquake"
2017 Powerless (TV series) Alex Episode: "Sinking Day"


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