Biography of Matthew McConaughey
Name: Matthew David McConaughey.
Known As: Matthew McConaughey.
Nick Name: Matt.
Height: 1.82 m, 183 cm (6 ft).
Weight: 181 pounds (82 kg).
Body Measurements: Chest: 46” (116 cm) Waist: 34” (87 cm) Biceps: 16,5” (42 cm).
Eye Colour: Blue.
Skin Colour: Brown.
Hair: Light Brown(Curly).
Matthew McConaughey’s Date of Birth: November 4, 1969 (Uvalde, Texas, U.S.)
Age of Matthew McConaughey: 51.
Known Languages: Portuguese, Spanish, English.
Profession: Actor, Producer.
Net Worth: $140 Million.
Marital Status: Married.
Zodiac Sign: Scorpio.
His Catchphrase: “Alright, alright, alright!”
Education/Qualification of Matthew McConaughey
School: Longview High School- Located in Longview, Texas, in Gregg County, United States
(He lived in Australia for a year, in Warnervale, New South Wales, as a Rotary Youth Exchange student in 1988.)
College: University of Texas- Located at Austin, Taxes(1989-1993)
(Graduated with Bachelor of Science in Radio-Television-Film).
Family of Matthew McConaughey
Parents: Father: James Donald “Jim” McConaughey
(Matthew’s father was a gas station owner who ran an oil pipe supply business.)
Mother: Mary Kathleen.
(His mother, Mary Kathleen is a former kindergarten teacher).
Spouse(s): Camila Alves (Married in 2012-current)
Children(s): Son: Levi Alves McConaughey(Born in 2008)
Daughter: Vida Alves McConaughey (Born in 2010)
Son: Livingston Alves McConaughey (Born in 2012)
Top Films of Matthew McConaughey
|2013||Dallas Buyers Club|
|1993||Dazed And Confused|
|2016||Kubo And The Two Strings|
|2013||The Wolf Of Wall Street|
|2011||The Lincoln Lawyer|
Awards Won by Matthew McConaughey
|2014||Academy Awards(Oscar)||Best Actor||Dallas Buyers Club|
|2013||EDA Awards||Best Actor||Dallas Buyers Club|
|2012||Austin Film Critics Association|
Special Honorary Award
|Bernie,Killer Joe, Magic Mike, The Paperboy|
|2014||Crime Thriller Awards||The Best Actor Dagger||True Detective|
|2014||Critics Choice Movie Awards||Best Actor||Dallas Buyers Club|
|2014||Critics Choice Television Awards||Best Actor in a Drama Series||True Detective|
|2013||Dallas–Fort Worth Film Critics Association||Best Actor||Dallas Buyers Club|
|2013||Film Independent Spirit Awards||Best Supporting Male||Magic Mike|
|2015||Fangoria Chainsaw Awards||Best TV Actor||True Detective|
Social Media Profiles of Matthew McConaughey
Some Facts about Matthew McConaughey
1): He was chosen as the school’s ‘Most Handsome Student’, while he was studying in Longview High School.
2): Matthew’s mother and late father divorced twice and married thrice.
3): Matthew was arrested in 1999 for resisting arrest after police discovered marijuana in his Texas home. He spent nine hours in Travis County Jail and was released on $1000 bond.
Quotes of Matthew McConaughey
“I believe in living in the present and making each day count. I don’t pay much attention to the past or the future.”
“Life’s barely long enough to get good at one thing. So be careful what you get good at.”
“The best advice comes from people who don’t give advice.”
“You want to be a writer? Start writing. You want to be a filmmaker? Start shooting stuff on your phone right now.”
“I’ve never been a jealous person, and I’ve never felt built up by someone else’s failure – that’s a cheap thrill.”
“Life’s not fair, it never was, it isn’t now, and it wouldn’t be. Do not fall into the trap, the entitlement trap, of feeling you’re a victim. You are not.”