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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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Daily Mail
Tue, 19 Aug 2014 09:30:51 -0700

The film - which is in post-production - is a family affair as her partner of 13 years Matthew Carnahan serves as executive producer. The couple have been in a relationship since 2001 and have a 10-year-old daughter Makena Lei together. Next, the duo ...
Movie News Guide
Sun, 27 Jul 2014 05:16:49 -0700

... such as Joss Whedon (“Buffy the Vampire Slayer”), Jane Epenson (“Once Upon a Time”), J.J. Abrams (“Alias”), Hart Hanson (“Bones”), Ronald D. Moore (“Battlestar Galactica”), Matthew Carnahan (“House of Lies”), Kurt Sutter (“Sons of Anarchy”), Bill ...
Fri, 25 Jul 2014 13:03:45 -0700

... Josh Whedon (Buffy The Vampire Slayer, Marvel's Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D), Jane Espenson (Once Upon A Time), Matthew Carnahan (House Of Lies), Hart Hanson (Bones), Ronald D. Moore (Battlestar Galactica, Outlander) and Kurt Sutter (Sons Of Anarchy, ...
Thu, 24 Jul 2014 15:44:37 -0700

Submarine Deluxe will send Showrunners into cinemas the same day Gravitas Ventures makes it available on VOD. JJ Abrams, Matthew Carnahan, Jane Espenson, Hart Hanson, Ronald D. Moore, Kurt Sutter, and Joss Whedon are among the powerhouse ...


Sun, 27 Jul 2014 15:30:10 -0700

The film begins almost four years ago on an interview with “House of Lies” showrunner Matthew Carnahan. Nervous about having the show picked up, he likens showrunning to “painting and doing your taxes at the same time. Very left brain and right brain ...


Fri, 25 Jul 2014 19:06:35 -0700

... "Firefly"), Terence Winter ("Boardwalk Empire"), Shawn Ryan ("The Shield"), Damon Lindelof ("Lost"), Janet Tamaro ("Rizzoli & Isles"), Jonathan Nolan ("Person of Interest"), Ronald D. Moore ("Battlestar Galactica") and Matthew Carnahan ("House of ...
Wed, 20 Aug 2014 01:26:15 -0700

Le script, signé Matthew Carnahan (frère de Joe) et Matthew Sand, s'inspire d'un article du New York Times intitulé « Deepwater Horizon's Final Hour » et se penchant sur l'héroïsme des ouvriers bossant alors sur la plateforme. Le rôle de Wahlberg ...

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