Last big role: Luke Cafferty on Friday Night Lights (NBC, 2009-2011)
New pilot: Gilded Lilys (ABC)
In a nutshell: An epic love story, a vicious rivalry, and a scandalous secret unfold as the wealthy Lily clan opens New York’s first luxury hotel in this historical drama from Grey’s Anatomy executive producer Shonda Rhimes.
Matt’s role: Charlie, the wealthy fiance of Violet Lily (Sarah Bolger)
Hot factor: Matt was super cute as ranch kid/Dillon Panther star Luke Cafferty; he’s guaranteed to charm as a late-1800s gentleman.