McConaughey, Matthew David
Born: Nov 04, 1969 AD
Currently alive, at 45 years of age.
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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