Matteo Iadonisi
Matteo Iadonisi is a Community Journalist for 6abc. He has shared his creative videography and storytelling talents with Action News since May 2017!

Born in South Philadelphia and raised in Washington Township, New Jersey, Matteo has deep roots planted on both sides of the Delaware River.

Matteo started making YouTube videos with a green screen in his basement when he was just 10. He then studied media at Paul VI High School and Rowan University. He has two bachelor's degrees in Radio/TV/Film and Journalism.

Before joining 6abc, Matteo was the Production Director at Rowan Radio 89.7 WGLS-FM. Since then, he has been an Action News intern, associate producer, tour guide, and now Community Journalist.

Matteo is thrilled to be a storyteller who never left home with the television station he grew up watching. Whether he is standing atop the towering Ben Franklin Bridge or climbing inside the creaky Wanamaker Organ, he is thrilled to go anywhere to shoot the perfect angle for his story!

Matteo's Stories
NJ community rallies to support beloved mechanic in need
The West Deptford community has raised more than $50,000 in just one week to support a local mechanic whose wife is battling brain cancer.
Esports gaming lab gives West Philly kids a chance to level up
After suffering from tragic gun violence, this West Philadelphia recreation center has installed a first-of-its-kind community Esports center to give kids a safe place to play.
Authentic Mexican heritage flows from Tequilas Restaurant and Bar in Philadelphia
Come hungry to Center City this week, where restaurants like Tequilas are dishing out deals to reinvigorate the dining experience in Philadelphia.
NJ man takes fight with cancer to peak of Mount Washington
Three years ago, he could hardly walk. But now, Artie Bifulco is taking incredible strides to beat cancers like multiple myeloma.
Creepy-crawly critters are the craze at Philadelphia Insectarium
Butterflies and tarantulas are turning heads at this life sciences museum in Northeast Philadelphia.
'22 a day no more': Marine's mission to end veteran suicide goes viral
Sgt. Michael Howard has topped 240,000 followers on TikTok for his raw and emotional videos designed to bring fellow heroes out of the darkness.
Mushroom festival celebrates famous Pennsylvania farm town
Everyone's a "Fungi" at this festival celebrating everything about mushrooms! The event continues Sunday, September 12.
Veteran displays hundreds of flags in memory of 9/11 victims
Each year, this veteran pays a special tribute to those who paid the ultimate sacrifice two decades ago on 9/11.
Dive into U.S. Naval History aboard the Submarine Becuna
You can take a dive into U.S. Naval history aboard the Submarine Becuna, a National Historic Landmark docked right at Penn's Landing in Philadelphia.
'It's a no-brainer': Philly startup delivers zero-waste products to your doorstep
Imagine a service that automatically refills your pantry with reusable containers and no packaging waste. "The Rounds" makes it a reality.