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This article is about the television producer and author. For the screenwriter of The Kingdom and Lions for Lambs, see Matthew Michael Carnahan.
Matthew Carnahan
Born Matthew McNair Carnahan
(1961-02-06) February 6, 1961 (age 53)
Nationality American
Occupation Director, writer, producer
Known for House of Lies
Partner(s) Helen Hunt (2001–present)

Måkena Lei Gordon Carnahan (b. 2004)

Emmett Carnahan (b. 1998)

Matthew McNair Carnahan (born February 6, 1961) is an American producer, writer and director.

Carnahan studied at New York University, as well as the Neighborhood Playhouse School of the Theatre.

He has a daughter with long time partner Helen Hunt, Måkena Lei Gordon Carnahan (born 2004). He also has a son, Emmett.


  • Ride (2014) (producer)
  • House of Lies (2012) TV Series (creator, executive producer, writer)
  • Dirt (2006) TV Series (creator, executive producer, writer, director)
  • Fastlane (2002) TV Series (writer, producer)
  • Thieves (2001) TV Series (writer, producer)
  • Rudyland (2001) (producer, director)
  • The Fugitive (2000) TV Series (consulting producer)
  • Trinity (1998) TV Series (creator, writer, producer)
  • Black Circle Boys (1997) (writer, director)
  • Mailman (director)


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Seen on Season 2 episodes of Dirt.

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Variety A Night in the Writers' Room Comedy Panel

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'Showrunners: The Art of Running a TV Show' Trailer

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Broadway World
Thu, 23 Oct 2014 10:26:59 -0700

Client flight has decimated the bottom line, but Marty is now a man with a singular focus: winning, at any and all cost. Produced by SHOWTIME, HOUSE OF LIES is created and executive produced by Matthew Carnahan. Jessika Borsiczky, Don Cheadle and ...


Wed, 01 Oct 2014 10:26:15 -0700

Showtime announced today that they'll be kicking off 2015 with new seasons of their hit series, "Shameless," "House of Lies," and "Episodes." All three shows will air back-to-back beginning Sunday, January 11 at 9:00pm, 10:00pm and 10:30pm, respectively.
Mon, 06 Oct 2014 15:32:59 -0700

Script by Matthew Sand and Matthew Carnahan turns the worst oil spill since the Exxon Valdez into an action-drama, depicting what went down aboard the Deepwater Horizon in the 48 hours preceding April 20, 2010, the day an explosion killed 11 crew ...

Irish Times

Irish Times
Thu, 16 Oct 2014 16:16:44 -0700

As well as accepting observations from the likes of Abrams and Whedon, Doyle follows Matthew Carnahan as he takes House of Lies, a series on management consultancy, from pilot to first season. The documentary is sober about the dangers and realistic ...

Times of India

Indie Wire (blog)
Mon, 06 Oct 2014 16:17:20 -0700

J.C. Chandor and Mark Wahlberg are both on the hunt for Oscars this year. The writer/director has "A Most Violent Year" on the way, starring Jessica Chastain and Oscar Isaac, while the actor will be rolling the dice with "The Gambler." Both are among ...
Broadway World
Mon, 29 Sep 2014 13:37:30 -0700

... on the hit tell-all book from best-selling author Martin Kihn (House of Lies: How Management Consultants Steal Your Watch and Then Tell You the Time). Produced by SHOWTIME, HOUSE OF LIES is created and executive produced by Matthew Carnahan.


Wed, 01 Oct 2014 07:15:00 -0700

Based on the book House of Lies: How Management Consultants Steal Your Watch and Tell You the Time, House of Lies was created by Matthew Carnahan and follows consultant Marty Kaan, a man with a single-minded pursuit: power. This quest is eternally ...

Le Blog TV News (Blog)

Le Blog TV News (Blog)
Sat, 25 Oct 2014 00:52:30 -0700

De Matthew Carnahan avec Don Cheadle (Marty), Kristen Bell (Jeannie), Josh Lawson (Doug), Ben Schwartz (Clyde), Leonard Jr. (Roscoe), Bess Armstrong (Julianne Hotschragar), Nia Long (Tamara), Dawn Olivieri (Monica), Glynn Turman (Jeremiah), ...

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