Matthew Wood

Sound Designer

Birthday August 15, 1972

Birth Sign Leo

Birthplace Walnut Creek, CA

Age 51 years old

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Numerology: 6


Oscar-nominated sound designer who was known for his work on "There Will Be Blood," "WALL-E," and the "Star Wars" prequel trilogy. He later worked on Star Wars: The Force Awakens and its sequels. He has worked on over 125 different projects throughout his prolific career. 

Before Fame

He first worked as an assistant sound designer on the action film "The Rock" from 1996.


He had an uncredited role in "Star Wars Episode I: The Phantom Menace" as Bib Fortuna. He has provided additional voices in many Star Wars video games. 

Family Life

His father helped him put his resume together to apply for a job at Lucasfilm. He eventually became Supervising Sound Editor at Skywalker Sound.

Associated With

He was nominated for an Oscar for Best Sound Design for 2007's "There Will Be Blood," which starred Daniel Day Lewis.