|“||One was a red-haired boy with piercing blue eyes and a huge smile.||”|
–description given of Matt Harrill., The Curse of the Nile
Matt Harrill was Alex O'Connell’s best friend.
A young boy about Alex’s age, Matt’s father was the English ambassador to Egypt and Matt visited Alex when he was taken to a hospital after falling off a riverboat into crocodile infested waters. Upon seeing Alex awake in the hospital bed, Matt jokingly asked if Alex was ready to wrestle more crocodiles.
- The Curse of the Nile(First appearance)