Matthew Paige “Matt” Damon is an American actor, producer and screenwriter born on 8th October 1970. He began his acting career as by appearing in student theatre plays. In 1997, Matt and Affleck wrote a screenplay Good Will Hunting which received critical acclaim along with nine nominations of Academy Awards. In the same year, he appeared in the blockbuster drama The Rainmaker and earned fame and success. Later on, Matt performed variety of roles in numerous films including The Majestic, Stuck on You, The Good Shephered, Elysium and Interstellar. He received several awards and nomination against these films such as Golden Globe Award, Academy Award and Emmy Awards. In 2007, People magazine named him as the Sexiest Man Alive and Damon also became a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame in the same year. Along with acting, Matt as well owned a production company LivePlanet which produced several Emmy nominated documentaries. Philanthropically, Damon always supported charity organizations like H2O Africa Foundation and Feeding America and ONE Campaign. As far as his personal life is concerned, Matt Damon dated several celebrities including Minnie Driver, Winona Ryder and Odessa Whitmire. Afterwards in 2005, he married to Luciana Bozan Barroso and the couple has three daughters together.
Matt Damon Personal Details:
- Complete Name: Matthew Paige Damon
- Nicknames: Matt Damon
- Occupation: Actor
- Date of Birth: October 8, 1970
- Birthplace: Cambridge, Massachusetts, U.S.
- Zodiac Sign: Libra
- Eye Color: Blue
- Hair Color: Light Brown
Matt Damon Family Details:
- Father: Kent Damon
- Mother: Nancy Carlsson-Paige
- Siblings: Kyle Damon
- Spouse: Luciana Barroso (m. 2005)
- Children: Stella Damon, Gia Zavala Damon, Alexia Barroso, Isabella Damon
Matt Damon Career Highlights:
- First Film: Mystic Pizza
- First TV Show: Project Greenlight
Matt Damon Relationships History:
- Minnie Driver (1996 – 1997)
- Winona Ryder (1997 – 2000)
- Odessa Whitmire (2001 – 2003)
- Luciana Barroso Damon (2003 – Present)
Matt Damon Body Measurements:
- Height: 5′ 10″ (1.78 m)
- Weight: 84 kg (185 lbs)
- Shoe Size: 11 (US)
- Body Measurements: N/A
Matt Damon Interesting Facts:
- Matt is a huge fan of the Boston Red Sox.
- He specially learned to play piano for the movie The Talented Mr. Ripley.
- In order to pursue a full-time acting career, Matt Damon dropped out of Harvard just 12 credits short of graduating.