Matthew Hastings was born on October 21, 1967 in Rockville Center, New York, USA. He is a producer and director, known for Spinning Out (2020), Shadowhunters (2016) and The Originals (2013).
After graduating from Boston University's television and film program, Hastings approached the TV business from the perspective of an independent filmmaker by writing/directing/producing and self-financing three pilot/presentations. All were sold to studios/networks. Two out of three were ordered to 22 episodes (Out of the Blue (1995) and Higher Ground (2000).
Older brother of Katharine Hastings.
Stepson of Leslie Denniston.
Brother of Jennifer Hastings and Julie Hastings.
Nephew of Bob Hastings.
Father of Grayson Kennedy & Cricket June Hastings.
Husband of Tina Marie Hastings.