Brown - Dark
Boston, Massachusetts, USA
Claim to Fame
Good Will Hunting
Actor/Actress, Producer, Soundtrack
Has Detailed Data (New)
Cambridge Rindge and Latin School, Cambridge, MA
Harvard University (majored in English, dropped out)
Full Name at Birth
Matthew Paige Damon
Actor, Producer, and Screenwriter
Profile Bio Text
Matthew Paige "Matt" Damon (born October 8, 1970) is an American actor, screenwriter, and philanthropist whose career was launched following the success of the film Good Will Hunting (1997), from a screenplay he co-wrote with friend Ben Affleck. The pair won the Academy Award for Best Original Screenplay and the Golden Globe Award for Best Screenplay for their work and Damon garnered multiple Best Actor nominations, including the Academy Award, for his lead performance in the film.
Damon has since starred in commercially successful films such as Saving Private Ryan (1998), the Ocean's trilogy, and the Bourne series, while also gaining critical acclaim for his performances in dramas such as Syriana (2005), The Good Shepherd (2006), and The Departed (2006). He garnered a Golden Globe nomination for portraying the title character in The Talented Mr. Ripley (1999) and was nominated for an Academy Award as a supporting actor in Invictus (2009). He is one of the top forty highest grossing actors of all time. In 2007, Damon received a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame and was named Sexiest Man Alive by People magazine.
Damon has been actively involved in charitable work, including the ONE Campaign, H2O Africa Foundation, and Water.org.
Ben Affleck (actor), Brad Pitt
Rugged Good Looks
Matthew Paige Damon (born October 8, 1970) is an American actor, film producer and screenwriter. He is ranked among Forbes magazine's most bankable stars and is one of the highest-grossing actors of all time. Damon has received various accolades, including an Academy Award from five nominations, two Golden Globe Awards from eight nominations, and has been nominated for three British Academy Film Awards and six Emmy Awards.
Talent Agency (e.g. Modelling)
William Morris Endeavor
Kent Telfer Damon
Ben Affleck (Damon is Affleck's tenth cousin, George Brunstad (uncle)
Chris Moore, Julia Roberts
Couple Profile Source
(1997) TV commercial: MTV., (1998) TV commercial: Independent Film Channel, (2001) Radio commercial: Samuel Adams beer., (2005) TV commercial (PSA): National Mentoring Month., (February 2012) TV commercial for TD Ameritrade (voiceover), (2013) TV commercial: Nespresso., (2014) TV commercial (PSA): FeedAmerica.org.
Cambridge Alternative School
Talent Agency (e.g. Modelling)
The Spanky Taylor Company and Viewpoint.
A People’s History of the United States
Wiki Bio Text
Matthew Paige "Matt" Damon (/ˈdeɪmən/; born October 8, 1970) is an American actor, film producer, and screenwriter. He is ranked among Forbes magazine's most bankable stars and is one of the highest-grossing actors of all time.[nb 1] Damon has received various accolades, including an Academy Award from five nominations, two Golden Globe Awards from eight nominations, and has been nominated for two British Academy Film Awards and six Emmy Awards.
Born and raised in Cambridge, Massachusetts, Damon began his acting career by appearing in high school theater productions and he made his professional acting debut in the film [[Mystic Pizza]] (1988). He came to prominence in 1997 when he wrote and starred in [[Good Will Hunting]] alongside [[Ben Affleck]], which won them the Academy and Golden Globe awards for Best Screenplay, and earned Damon a nomination for the Academy Award for Best Actor. He continued to garner praise from critics for his roles as the eponymous character in [[Saving Private Ryan]] (1998), the antihero in [[The Talented Mr. Ripley]] (1999), a fallen angel in Dogma (1999), an energy analyst in Syriana (2005), and an Irish-American criminal in [[The Departed]] (2006).
Damon is also known for his starring roles as Jason Bourne in the Bourne franchise (2002–16) and as a con man in the Ocean's Trilogy (2001–07). For his supporting role as the rugby player Francois Pienaar in [[Invictus]] (2009) and his leading role as an astronaut stranded on Mars in [[The Martian]] (2015), Damon received Oscar nominations for Best Supporting Actor and Best Actor, respectively. The latter also won him a Golden Globe Award for Best Actor. Damon has received Emmy Award nominations for his portrayal of Scott Thorson in the biopic [[Behind the Candelabra]] (2013) and for producing the reality series Project Greenlight.
In addition to acting in films, Damon has performed voice-over work in both animated and documentary films and has established two production companies with Affleck. He has been actively involved in charitable work, including the ONE Campaign, H2O Africa Foundation, Feeding America, and Water.org. Damon is married to Luciana Bozán Barroso, and they have three daughters together.
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