Matthew Cohen is an Emmy-winning television director.
His most recent projects have included "Money Hungry" for Food Network, "Page Six TV" for Fox and the syndicated talk show "The Real." Prior to that, he helmed talk shows for Katie Couric, Anderson Cooper and Martha Stewart, among others.
In 2002, Cohen began directing "Who Wants To Be A Millionaire" with
Meredith Vieira. In his eight years with the show, he directed over 1500
episodes. In 2004 and 2005, he won back-to-back Daytime Emmys for his
work on the popular quiz show.
In 2008, Cohen also directed "The Newlywed Game",a remake of the
classic game show, for Michael Davies' Embassy Row Productions
In addition to directing the pilots for ABC's "My Kind of Town" and
NBC's "The John Walsh Show", Cohen has worked on a wide variety
of other projects. From 2001-2004, he directed "NBA Inside Stuff" for
NBC. He also has directed live productions of ABC's "The View" and
Buena Vista's "Live with Regis & Kathie Lee", as well as newscasts
for MSNBC, Fox News Channel, WABC and WNYW.
Cohen holds a B.A. in Communication Arts from Hofstra University.
He lives in Tarrytown, NY with his wife and son.
Matthew Cohen is represented by Phil Irven at Vital Artists Agency