Matt just finished filming as one of the lead hosts of MTV’s TRL reboot. Raised in Columbus, Ohio, he began performing stand up at the age of 15. In these few years Rife has gained the respect of stand up veterans and audiences alike, opening and performing alongside comedians such as Mike Epps, D.L. Hughley, Ralphie May, Dane Cook, Tommy Davidson. Rife’s previous credits include BROOKLYN 99, and MTV’s WILD N’OUT, on which he has been featured for three years.

He is developing two scripted shows while headlining clubs across the US and touring internationally.