Matt Rife is a American comedian, actor, and writer who is best known for doing his stand-up at The Laugh Factory in Los Angeles and as of Season 7 for being a recurring cast member on the improv comedy show, Wild 'N Out on MTV and MTV2. Rife has recently become a co-host for the revival version of the MTV show TRL.
Born in Columbus, Ohio, being Known as the "Justin Bieber of Comedy". Rife started doing stand up since the age of 15, now at the age of 21; he has toured all over the country with some of the biggest names in comedy like DL Hughley, Ralphie May, Tommy Davidson, Dane Cook, and many more. He's also the youngest person ever to perform on BET's ComicView and also appeared on Gamers' Guide to Pretty Much Everything which aired on Disney XD. Rife is currently a recurring co-host for TRL on MTV and also starring as a contestant on The Challenge: Champs Vs Stars.
- He is the youngest cast member on the show.
- He has appeared in 5 episodes in Season 7, he has appeared in 10 episodes in Season 8, and 7 episodes in Season 9.
- He was the only Caucasian cast member to be on the Wild 'N Out Tours.
- He found he got on the show while he was eating in a pizza place.
- He is the first cast member from Ohio to join the show.
- He previously dated English actress Kate Beckinsale.
- He used to mention Nick Cannon in his stand up act before he joined the show.
- He got backlash for some old offensive tweets he had on his Twitter account which were brought up by fellow comedian Brandon Wardell.