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Matthew McConaughey

Currently 43 years old
Actor, Humanitarian

1963- born on November 4, in Uvalde, Texas.
1991- starting acting in commercials for TV
1993- played a teenager going to the movies in “My Boyfriend’s Back”
1994- played David Wooderson in the movie “Dazed and Confused”.
1994- played Ben Williams in the movie “Angels in the Outfield”
1995- played Vilmer in the movie “Texas Chainsaw Massacre: The Next Generation”
1995- played Officer Abe Lincoln in the movie “Boys on the Side”.
1996- played Jake Tyler Brigance in the movie “A Time to Kill”.
1996- played Buddy Deeds in the movie “Lone Star”
1996- played Tip Tucker in “Larger Than Life”
1996- played El Rojo in the movie “Scorpion Spring”
1997- played Roger Baldwin in the movie “Amistad”
1997- played Palmer Joss in the movie “Contact”
1998- played Willis Newton in the movie “The Newton Boys”
1999- played Ed “Eddie” Pekurny in the movie “EDtv”
2000- played Lt. Andrew Tyler in the movie “U-571”
2001- played Steve “Eddie” Edison in the movie “The Wedding Planner”
2002- played Denton Van Zan in the movie “Reign of Fire”
2002- played Troy in the movie “Thirteen Conversations About One Thing”
2002- played Fenton Meiks/Adam Meiks in the movie “Frailty”
2003- played Steven Bedalia in the movie “Tiptoes”
2003- played Benjamin Berry in the movie “How To Lose a Guy In 10 Days”
2004- played himself in the movie “Paparazzi”
2005- played Brandon Lang in the movie “Two for the Money”
2005- played Dirk Pitt in the movie “Sahara”
2006- played Jack Lengyel in the movie “We Are Marshall”
2006- played Tripp in the movie “Failure to Launch”
2008- played Ben “Finn” Finnegan in the movie “Fool’s Gold”
2008- played Rick Peck in the movie “Tropic Thunder”
2008- played Steve Addington in the movie Surfer, Dude
2009- played Connor Mead in the movie “Ghosts of Girlfriend’s Past”
2011- played Mickey Haller in the movie “The Lincoln Lawyer”
2011- played Danny Buck Davidson in the movie “Bernie”
2011- played Killer Joe in the movie “Killer Joe”
2012- played Dallas in the movie “Magic Mike”

Matthew McConaughey is engaged to Camila Alves. They have two children, a daughter named Vida Alves McConaughey and a son named Levi Alves McConaughey. Camila Alves is a Brazilian model and performer on television. His daughter was born in 2010, and his son was born in 2008. Currently, the couple lives in Austin, Texas.

He founded the j.k. livin foundation (all lowercase). The foundation is titled after his motto on life “just keep livin’”. It was founded to help teenagers make healthy choices and live active lives.

McConaughey is reported to have rescued animals after Hurricane Katrina devastated New Orleans. One of the animals he supposedly rescued was a cat that two young children had sprayed hairspray on, and were attempting to set on fire.

McConaughey has appeared in a variety of television shows, including Sex in the City. He was also made the spokeman for “Beef: It’s What’s For Dinner”.