He is an American actor and a producer. He gained notice for his supporting performance in the coming of age comedy ‘Dazed and Confused,’ which is considered by many to be the actor’s breakout role.
- 1 Quick Biography
- 2 Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement
- 3 Education, School/College University
- 4 Parents, Siblings, Nationality, Ethnicity, Religion & Political Views
- 5 Married, Relationship, Dating, Affair, Girlfriend, Wife, Children
- 6 Professional Life and Career
- 7 Awards & Nominations
- 8 Matthew McConaughey’s Net Worth, Income & Salary in 2021
- 9 Rumours and Controversy/Scandal
- 10 Social Media: Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, etc.
He was born on 4th November 1969 in Uvalde, Texas, U.S. He is an American by Nationality currently living in Austin, Texas, U.S. He has been active in acting and being a producer since 1991 to the present age.
|Full Name/Real Name:||Matthew David McConaughey|
|Age:||51 years old|
|Birth Date:||4th November 1969|
|Birth Place:||Uvalde, Texas, U.S.|
|Parents:||Mother-Mary Kathleen, father James Donald ‘Jim’ Mc Conaughey|
|Spouse:||Camila Alves (m. 2012)|
|Children:||Levi Alves McConaughey, Livingston Alves McConaughey, Vida Alves McConaughey|
|Profession:||Actor and a producer|
|Net Worth in 2021:||$110 million|
Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement
Matthew has a height of 182 cm with a weight ranging from about 83 kg.
Education, School/College University
Matthew McConaughey moved to Longview, Texas, in 1980, where he attended Longview High School. He later proceeded to the University of Texas at Austin. He began University in 1989 and graduated in the year 1993 with a Bachelor of Science in Radio-Television-Film.
Parents, Siblings, Nationality, Ethnicity, Religion & Political Views
Matthew’s mother was called Mary Kathleen, a former Kindergarten teacher and published author who taught McConaughey. His father, James Donald ‘Jim’ McConaughey. The father was born in Mississippi in 1929 and raised in Louisiana, where he runs an oil pipe supply business. Matthew’s parents married each other three times, having divorced each other twice. Matthew has two brothers, Michael and Patrick. He is a Christian and attends a non-denominational church.
Married, Relationship, Dating, Affair, Girlfriend, Wife, Children
He once dated a girl by the name Ashley Judd in 1996 that they played in the same movie ‘A Time to kill,’ but eventually, they broke after a few months. In 1997 he found Sandra Bullock, but later, they parted ways. In 2001 he dated Salli Richardson, but after a year, they parted ways again.
In 2002, he dated Janet Jackson, where they met at the Grammy Awards, but the relationship never lasted for long. Matthew met Camila Alves in 2006. They become engaged in 2011 December 2005 and were married in a private Catholic ceremony on 9th June 2012 in Austin, Texas. They were blessed with three children.
|Marital status? (single, married, in relation or divorced):||Married|
|When did he get married? (married date):||2007|
|Does he have any relationship affair?||No|
|Is Matthew Gay?||No|
|Wife/Spouse? (name):||Camila Alves|
|Kids:||Yes, Levi Alves McConaughey, Livingston Alves McConaughey, Vida Alves McConaughey|
Professional Life and Career
Matthew began his career in early 1991 in television commercials, including one for the Austin, Texas daily newspaper the Austin American-statesman. He then landed on some small roles in ‘Angels in the Outfield,’ ‘Texas Chainsaw Massacre,’ ‘The next generation.’
However, his big break came as the lawyer Jake Brigance in the film ‘A Time to Kill,’ based on the John Grisham novel of the same name. By the early 2000s, he was frequently cast in romantic comedies, including ‘The Wedding Planner,’ of which it was successful at the box office. He has since been featured in many films making him in an outstanding position among other best actors.
Awards & Nominations
Matthew McConaughey has received a lot of awards and several nominations. In 2014 he was nominated as the best actor at AACTA International Awards. Also the same year, he won Academy Awards. In 2013 he won as the best actor also during the EDA Awards. He also has worn Hollywood Film Awards in 2016 as the best actor.
In 2014, he was nominated as the Best Ensemble Cast given Gold Derby Awards. The above awards and nomination are just the mentioned but a few, he has a lot of awards each year sometimes won twice a year.
Matthew McConaughey’s Net Worth, Income & Salary in 2021
As of July 2021, Matthew’s estimated net worth is $110 million. He has been in a position to accumulate his net worth from roles in movies such as ‘A Time to Kill,’ ‘Contact,’ and many other films he has participated in. He is among the top rich actors considering his net worth and his earning salary.
Rumours and Controversy/Scandal
There were rumors that Matthew could have starred in the second highest-grossing movie in history, Titanic. He allegedly turned down the role of Jack, which went on to be played by Leonardo DiCaprio. When asked about, he neither denied nor confirmed the rumor.
Social Media: Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, etc.
Matthew’s Facebook page has around 1.3m fan likes, and his Twitter account has around 1.5m followers. On Matthew Instagram account, he has around 2.5m followers while on YouTube, Matthew has around 2.3 m subscribers.
Matthew’s net worth is very pleasing. The probability of his wealth rising to another level is still very high; this is due to film roles are participating in with. Matthew can be gauged as a very hardworking person. Moreover, he is a public figure and a good role model to be emulated by the society at large. He had a passion for acting and decided to study films; this made him right now is in a much desired outstanding position.