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Matt Nable Matt Nable i(A109419 works by) (a.k.a. Matthew Nable)
Born: Established: 1972 ;
Gender: Male
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Matthew Nable is an Australian film and television actor, writer and former rugby league football player. He grew up on Sydney's northern beaches with a passion for rugby league. He played briefly for Manly and South Sydney prior to playing in England and then retired from the game at the age of twenty-three. Nable developed his sporting career as a boxer before turning to writing. His film script for The Final Winter was originally written as a novel.

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1% 2017 single work film/TV

'While Knuck (screenwriter Nable, known in North America for his role on the series Arrow) has been in prison, his surrogate son, Mark, nicknamed "Paddo" (the charismatic Ryan Corr, Hacksaw Ridge) has minded the store. Paddo has modernized the activities of the club, expanded their enterprise, and brought in new members — all endeavours that threaten Knuck's position on his return. Both men are supported and influenced by their equally strong wives, each woman as rabidly ambitious for her husband as for herself. Tensions mount when Paddo's younger brother, Skink (Josh McConville), creates a problem for the club, and Paddo must choose between familial devotion or loyalty to Knuck and the club he heads.'

Source: Toronto International Film Festival ( (Sighted: 13/09/2017)

2018 nominated Australian Academy of Cinema and Television Arts Awards Best Original Screenplay
Guilt 2015 single work novel

'Guilt starts off with a group of friends getting ready for an eighteenth birthday party. Life is exciting and the world is at their feet.

'Jump forward twenty years and they are all struggling with where they are at. Tommy has just got out of prison. Lani, the girl he loved at school, is unhappily married to a cheating husband. Another friend Julia has only just moved out of home to live with her fiancé. And Paul – the high school hero of whom everyone expected great things – is living a totally ordinary life of marriage, mortgage, kids. Where did it all go wrong?

'Something happened at that party that changed their lives forever. This agonising novel examines the layers of loyalty and jealousy, the headiness of youth and the inescapable taste of guilt. ' (Publication summary)

2016 shortlisted ABPA Book Design Awards designed by Adam Laszczuk
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