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Special Project
From the 11th Annual Shorty Awards

Matteo Lane

Nominated in Comedy

About Matteo Lane

Matteo Lane is social media’s new Renaissance man. He is an oil painter, illustrator, opera singer, and comedian. Using social media to show off his multifaceted talents and slices of life, his 100K+ Instagram followers are blessed with a feed of model shots and art, while his Twitter largely promotes his stand up and podcast, Inside the Closet. Matteo also hosts his own show on Snapchat, Ghost Hunt, where he helps people track down former romantic partners who have ghosted them. A loud and proud supporter of the LGBTQ+ community, Matteo was recognized in 2018 by The Advocate as one of the “LGBTQ+ Icons, Innovators, and Disruptors” for his work in stand-up comedy.

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