Matthew Stein is currently the head of scripted film and TV for Live Nation Productions, the production company division of Live Nation, the premiere worldwide live entertainment company, and owner of Ticketmaster. Live Nation Productions recently executive produced the worldwide phenomenon A Star is Born, starring Live Nation artist Lady Gaga.
He is also a producer under the moniker M.E.S. Productions and currently has multiple film and television projects set up at his prior home of Sony Pictures Entertainment, where he served as VP, at Sony Pictures Entertainment International Productions. This unique division developed English language television series, local language movies, and English language movies with heavy international appeal. His most recent film that he helped produce for this division was Slaughterhouse Rulez, starring Simon Pegg and Nick Frost.
Matt has also produced Amityville: The Awakening for Dimension Films/Blumhouse. He served as a producer on Dimension thrillers Kristy and Piranha 3DD, as well as Image Entertainment’s The Houses That October Built.
Matt spent 12 years working for Dimension Films, where he ascended through the ranks to run production as Executive Vice President of Production. He oversaw all phases of production, development, and casting for the division, and was Executive
Producer on such varied films as Scream 4, Halloween, Halloween 2,
Apollo 18, Hellride, Superhero Movie, and more.
Matt has been the executive in charge of production on over 35 films
in his time, and also held the positions of Senior Vice President, Vice
President, and started his career as an assistant to co-Chairman, Bob
He graduated from The University of Miami, where he majored in
Film. He currently resides in Los Angeles.