Matthew Ray Prokop is a native Texan who moved to Los Angeles to pursue his dreams of acting at the age of 16, Matt Prokop is quickly becoming one of Hollywood's hottest, most- coveted young stars. After making appearances on the hit comedies "The Office" (2005) and "Hannah Montana"(2006), Prokop competed globally and was cast in a highly sought-after role Disney's High School Musical 3: Senior Year (2008). Prokop joins the cast as "Jimmie 'The Rocket' Zara" and will star alongside Zac Efron, Vanessa Hudgens & Ashley Tisdale, as the film opens nationwide in October of 2008. Kenny Ortega returns as director and choreographer of the third installment of this franchise phenomenon. In his spare time, Prokop enjoys playing soccer and resides in Los Angeles. He is represented by APA and Management 360.