Matia studied Theatre Arts at the VCA Secondary School and has attended the Youth Program at 16th Street Actors Studio, as well as a few acting masterclasses with Elizabeth Kemp.
She plays the role of Grace in ABC’s The InBESTigators, which follows a group of 11-year-olds who run a detective agency. It is now streaming globally on Netflix.
Matia spent a number of years taking vocal lessons with Lindsay Field. She is the lead singer and songwriter in a Neo-Soul/Jazz/Funk band named Blue Belly, who have amassed over 200,000 streams on Spotify.
Throughout her studies, Matia played key roles in a number of stage productions, including Biography of Elizabeth Kemp, Golem, Szold Plays, High School Musical, I Never Saw Another Butterfly and Fiddler on the Roof. She also played the female lead in short film, Ghosting, in 2011 and more recently, In Halves (2021).