Matt Damon Short Bio
Matthew Paige “Matt” Damon is American actor, the son of Kent Telfer Damon and Nancy Carlsson-Paige who was born in Cambridge, Massachusetts. His father work as stockbroker, and her mother is a an early childhood education professor at Lesley University.He is Virgo and was moved with his mother after his parents was divorced. He is the best friend and childhood friend of actor Ben Affleck and was attended Cambridge Alternative School and then Cambridge Rindge and Latin School. He described his childhood with such a loneliness and feel not belonging. He latter continued his study to Harvard University from 1988 to 1992 but dropped it out because he should move to Los Angeles to pursue his career as actor.His hobby is playing poker and has been joined some World Series of Poker (WSOP) events.
Matt Damon Body Measurement Table
|Date of birth||October 8, 1970|
|Age||43 years old|
|Biceps Size||15 Inches|
|Chest size||40 Inches|
|Waist in Inches||31 Inches|
|Height||5 Feet 10 Inches|
|Weight||180 lbs or 82 kg|
Matt Damon Career
He made a debut at the age of 18 by appeared with a single dialogue in the romantic comedy Mystic Pizza. He then get the bigger role in such films such as School Ties, Geronimo: An American Legend, and Courage Under Fire.He made a breakthrough by appeared as Will Hunting in 1997 American drama film, Good Will Hunting. Through his role, he was received Academy Award for Best Actor. Latter he also appeared in some other film that lead his name to popularity more like The Rainmaker, and Saving Private Ryan.
Matt Damon get the international recognition when he as appeared at in The Talented Mr. Ripley that gives him positive review and nomination for Golden Globe. Matt Damon then portrayed Linus Caldwell in Ocean’s Eleven (2001), Ocean’s Twelve (2004) and Ocean’s Thirteen (2007). He then also get the positive acclaim when portrayed amnesiac assassin Jason Bourne in the hit action thrillers The Bourne Identity (2002), The Bourne Supremacy (2004), and The Bourne Ultimatum (2007). Apart from Bourne, he also appeared in some other films like The Brothers Grimm, The Good Shepherd, The Departed, The Informant!, Green Zone, among others.
Recently, Damon was appeared in some other films like The Adjustment Bureau, Contagion, We Bought a Zoo, and voiced a krill in Happy Feet Two. He was also appeared at Promised Land, Behind the Candelabra, Elysium, The Zero Theorem and The Monuments Men.It was reported that Damon was working together with his childhood friend Ben Affleck to made a film about Boston crime figure “Whitey” Bulger.
Matt Damon Controversies
Matt Damon rumored was involved in a “cold war” with the comedian Jimmy Kimel that seems insulted him. But both denies it and says it just a gimmick to increased the rating of Jimmy Kimmel Live program.
Matt Damon Dating
While filming Good Will Hunting, he was dated Minnie Driver. After break up with her, he then dated actress Winona Ryder. Latter from 2001 to 2003, Matt Damon was dated a former personal assistant, Odessa Whitmire. In 2008, he started dating Argentine-born bartender Luciana Bozán Barroso and was engaged to her in 2005. The couple then married on December 9, 2005, at the Manhattan Marriage Bureau and blessed with three biological daughters and step father from Barroso previous marriage’s daughter.
Matt Damon Net Worth
As an actor and producer, Matt Damon net worth is about $75 million and will be increased again in the future.