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McConaughey, Matthew David (McConaughey, Matthew)

Born: 1969 AD
Currently alive, at 45 years of age.

Nationality: American
Categories: Actors


1969 - Born on the 4th of November in Uvalde, Texas. American actor.

1988 - Graduated from the local High School in Longview, Texas.

1991 - He began his acting career, appearing in student films and commercials in Texas.

1992 - Directed short films as "Chicano Chariots".

1993 - His first break came with the role of a guy chasing high school girls in his coming-of-age drama "Dazed and Confused".

         - Earned a degree in Film Studies.

1995 - He starred in "The Return of the Texas Chainsaw Massacre", playing a mad bloodthirsty sadistic killer, opposite Renée Zellweger.

1996-1997 - He achieved substantial fame a few years later for his performances in "A Time to Kill", "Amistad" and "Contact".

1998 - He wrote, directed and starred in the 20-minute short "The Rebel".

1999 - Arrested in Austin, Texas for "resisting transportation" after first being under suspicion for marijuana possession.

2002 - Embarked on treks to Mali and the Amazon, then took roles in movies like "Edtv", "U-571", "The Wedding Planner", "Thirteen Conversations About One Thing", and "Reign of Fire".

2003 - His career began an upward trajectory again after his appearance in the romantic comedy "How to Lose a Guy in 10 Days".

2005 - Named as People Magazine's Most Sexiest Man Alive.

         - He returned to the limelight with roles in "Sahara" and "Two for the Money"

2006 - Named one of People Magazine's Hottest Bachelors.

2008 - Girlfriend Camila Alves is three-months pregnant with his child.


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