Matt Sloan was born and raised in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. For most of the 1990s his main focus was creative writing, theatre, improv and live sketch comedy. In 2000, he moved to Madison and developed an interest in filmmaking. He is the co-creator of Chad Vader and Co-owner of Blame Society Films. Matt is the voice of Darth Vader in Lucas Arts' video games, "The Force Unleashed", The Force Unleashed II", "Star Wars Kinect" and others. He currently hosts the web series "Welcome To The Basement" -- a movie chat show -- with Craig Johnson (Chad Vader's Weird Jimmy).

Matt continues to be active onstage, performing improv with The Monkey Business Institute and writing and performing with the Are We Delicious Ensemble.