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Matt was born under the official name Dillon, Matthew Raymond on February 18th, 1964. He has been a credited actor since the 1983 film The Outsiders.
Matt Dillon is a bankable leading actor on the silver screen. He has starred in seven films including the 2009 action film Armored as the character Mike Cochrane, the 2005 comedy movie Factotum playing Hank Chinaski and the 2002 crime release City of Ghosts cast as Jimmy.
Matt has made such a successful career in supporting roles, that it actually surpasses most leading actor's careers. He has appeared in seventeen films including: the 2013 action film Pawn Shop Chronicles as the character Richard, the 2010 action movie Takers playing Jack Welles and the 2009 comedy release Old Dogs cast as Barry.
His most commercially successful project to date has been the 1998 comedy film There's Something About Mary, which brought in $176,000,000 at the box office.
Beyond acting, Matt Dillon was the director of the 2002 movie crime City of Ghosts.
Matt is a cultural icon, having been featured on the cover of at least twenty-three magazines, captured in more than four pictorials, interviewed in over eleven publications and featured in eight magazine articles.
As an actor Matt Dillon has been recognized by the Academy of Motion Pictures Art and Sciences on one occasion. He was nominated for the Oscar for Best Actor In A Supporting Role for his role as Officer Ryan in the 2005 movie Crash.