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'''Matthew Chapman''' (born [[$11.01|November 1]], 1976) is the younger of [[The Brothers Chaps]]. He and his brother [[Mike Chapman|Mike]] are the principal creators of the [[Homestar Runner (body of work)|Homestar Runner]] body of work. Matt is the voice actor for almost all of the characters on the site. He is married to [[Jackie Chapman]], who had a brief cameo in [[Peasant's Quest Movie Trailer]]. They currently have two children, a daughter named Ida and a newborn daughter.
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'''Matthew Chapman''' (born [[$11.01|November 1]], 1976) is the younger of [[The Brothers Chaps]]. He and his brother [[Mike Chapman|Mike]] are the principal creators of the [[Homestar Runner (body of work)|Homestar Runner]] body of work. Matt is the voice actor for almost all of the characters on the site. He is married to [[Jackie Chapman]], who had a brief cameo in [[Peasant's Quest Movie Trailer]]. They currently have two daughters.
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Matt currently works for [[Wikipedia:Nickelodeon (TV channel)|Nickelodeon]] on the series ''[[Wikipedia:Yo Gabba Gabba!|Yo Gabba Gabba]]'' as a writer, director, and producer. He is also writing, directing, and acting in ''[[Wikipedia:The Aquabats Super Show|The Aquabats Super Show]]'', another show from the ''Yo Gabba Gabba'' creators.
==General Information==
==General Information==
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=== Misc. ===
=== Misc. ===
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*[[The Brothers Chaps' Fansite Acknowledgments]]
*[[The Brothers Chaps' Fansite Acknowledgments]]
*[[HRWiki:Matt's 2006 birthday card|Matt's 2006 birthday card]]
*[[HRWiki:Matt's 2006 birthday card|Matt's 2006 birthday card]]
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*[[Twitter|Matt's Twitter]]
== External Links ==
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*[http://2005.sxsw.com/interactive/conference/panels/?action=bio&id=Z157891 SXSW Personal Profile with photograph]
*[http://2005.sxsw.com/interactive/conference/panels/?action=bio&id=Z157891 SXSW Personal Profile with photograph]
*[[wikipedia:The Brothers Chaps|The Brothers Chaps]] at Wikipedia
*[[wikipedia:The Brothers Chaps|The Brothers Chaps]] at Wikipedia
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*[http://twitter.com/#!/ronginald Matt Chapman's Twitter]
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Revision as of 05:51, 16 March 2012

Fan of a man indeed!

Matthew Chapman (born November 1, 1976) is the younger of The Brothers Chaps. He and his brother Mike are the principal creators of the Homestar Runner body of work. Matt is the voice actor for almost all of the characters on the site. He is married to Jackie Chapman, who had a brief cameo in Peasant's Quest Movie Trailer. They currently have two daughters.

Matt currently works for Nickelodeon on the series Yo Gabba Gabba as a writer, director, and producer. He is also writing, directing, and acting in The Aquabats Super Show, another show from the Yo Gabba Gabba creators.

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General Information

Food of Significant Interest

  • Egg salad sandwiches (with bits of bacon). [1]
  • When they were young children, Mike fed Matt cupcakes with toothpaste in them. [2] Matt retaliated by feeding Mike vinegar toast.
  • Matt has a new-found enthusiasm for poutine. [3]
  • He also likes Onion Straws. He describes them as "Dismantled Awesome Blossoms." [4]

Careers

  • Matt used to work for Earthlink, an Internet company. [5]
  • Matt also did voices for Preschool Protocops and some voices for webtoons and radio commercials for Mellow Mushroom. [6]
  • The first day after Matt quit his job (as the sales of Homestar Runner merchandise were so high), he got jury duty. "It sucked. My first day of self-employment and I got put on a jury," he said. [7]

Film and Television

  • The Brothers Chaps' friend David Gordon Green made a movie called All The Real Girls. Matt ended up being in it, but is only seen making a passing comment to another person in the background at one point. Mike and Craig Zobel were also involved in the production of the movie.
  • He has composed music for Sealab 2021.
  • He and Craig Zobel have been selected to write a stop motion animated feature for the The Jim Henson Co. called Monster Safari.

Favorite Music

Misc.

See Also

External Links

Videos and interviews are available at Interviews and Public Appearances.

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