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Matthew was born under the official name McConaughey, Matthew David on November 4th, 1969. He has been a credited actor since the 1995 film Boys on the Side.
Matthew McConaughey is among a small handful of elite super star actors with global appeal. He has starred in fourteen films including the 2013 biography film Dallas Buyers Club as the character Ron Woodroof, the 2012 comedy movie Magic Mike playing Dallas and the 2011 crime release The Lincoln Lawyer cast as Mick Haller.
Matthew has made such a successful career in supporting roles, that it actually surpasses most leading actor's careers. He has appeared in twelve films including: the 2014 adventure film Interstellar as the character Cooper, the 2013 biography movie The Wolf of Wall Street playing Mark Hanna and the 2012 drama release The Paperboy cast as Ward Jansen.
Matthew McConaughey has earned salaries up to $8,000,000 for his acting. His most commercially successful project to date has been the 2014 adventure film Interstellar, which brought in $167,000,000 at the box office.
Matthew is a cultural icon, having been featured on the cover of at least twenty-four magazines, captured in more than six pictorials, interviewed in over fifteen publications and featured in twenty magazine articles.
As an actor Matthew McConaughey has been recognized by the Academy of Motion Pictures Art and Sciences on one occasion. He won the Oscar for Best Actor In A Leading Role for his role as Ron Woodroof in the 2013 movie Dallas Buyers Club.