Media Affiliations: TMZ
Biography: Matthew Cole Weiss is a veteran, Emmy nominated entertainment journalist currently serving as head writer, supervising producer and on-camera talent at TMZ ON TV where he’s been for the last 15 years. In the past, Weiss has worked at PEOPLE, US WEEKLY, MAXIM, DETAILS, LIFE & STYLE, and many other publications as an interviewer, red carpet reporter, feature writer and critic.
Weiss is also an experienced award-winning film director and screenwriter having done studio and independent film and TV projects starring stars such as Amy Adams, James Franco, and Meghan Markle. An NYU grad, Weiss believes in giving back and loves to mentor and teach the arts to the next generation.
Favorite Films: Almost Famous, Pulp Fiction, Scream, Good Will Hunting, Ghost, The Breakfast Club, Beaches, The Way, Way Back, Reality Bites
Favorite TV Shows: The Simpsons, Survivor, Seinfeld, The Boys, The Amazing Race, RuPaul’s Drag Race, Ozark, Curb Your Enthusiasm, Stranger Things