Matthew Steven Rife, born September 10, 1995, better known as Matt Rife, is a popular American comedian, actor, and television personality. He is most known for appearing on the comedy competition series Bring the Funny and for his self-produced comedy specials Only Fans (2021), Matthew Steven Rife (2023), and Walking Red Flag (2023).
Matt Rife Bio:
|Full Name:||Matthew Steven Rife|
|Date of Birth:||September 10, 1995|
|Place of Birth:||Columbus, Ohio|
|State of Origin:||Ohio|
|Net Worth:||$5 million|
Early Life and Education
Matt Rife was raised in North Lewisburg after being born in Columbus, Ohio. He also resided in Mount Vernon and New Albany.
At the age of 14, Rife developed an interest in comedy after learning that his high school would host a talent competition.
He performed the act after a buddy pushed him to do so, and at the age of 15, he began performing professionally.
He has four siblings: one younger half-sister and three older stepsisters. Michael Eric Gutzke, his father, committed suicide when Rife was just 17 months old.
Rife’s self-produced specialties Only Fans (2021), Matthew Steven Rife (2023), and Walking Red Flag (2023) are among his most well-known works as a comedian.
He also made an appearance on Bring the Funny in 2019, where he made it to the Semi-Final Showcase but was eliminated in week 8.
He gained notoriety as an actor for his appearances in the sketch comedy and improv game show series Wild ‘n Out, as Brandon Bliss in Brooklyn Nine-Nine, and as Logan in the sitcom television series Fresh Off the Boat.
Rife is a prominent paranormal sleuth on the “Overnight” YouTube channel. Rife signed a contract with the Creative Artists Agency (CAA) in December 2022.
On Valentine’s Day in April 2023, he released a self-titled special as Matthew Steven Rife. In June 2023, he then released another special on crowd work with the name Walking Red Flag.
Rife claims that he made an entire special about audience “red flags” in order to deter crowds from interjecting the bit during his subsequent sets.
Matt Rife Net Worth
Matt Rife is a popular American comedian, actor, and television personality who has an estimated net worth of $5 million.
California’s Los Angeles is where Rife currently calls home. In 2017 and 2018, Rife had a brief romance with English actress Kate Beckinsale.
Rife made reference to his severe depression and anxiety illness in his comedy special Only Fans (2021).