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Damons First Film Role Came In 1988 When Matt Damon Was Eighteen With

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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. Damon is of Scottish, English, Finnish, and Swedish ancestry, and is a distant cousin of actors Ben Affleck and Casey Affleck. He has a brother, Kyle, who is an accomplished sculptor and artist. Damon grew up near Ben Affleck, a close friend since childhood and collaborator on several films, and historian and author Howard Zinn, whose biographical film You Can’t Be Neutral on a Moving Train and audio version of A People’s History of the United States Damon later narrated. Damon’s first film role came in 1988 when he was eighteen, with a single line of dialogue in the romantic comedy Mystic Pizza. He and Affleck were each paid salaries of $600,000, while the film grossed over $225 million at the worldwide box office.

Matt Damon And We Haven’t Even Mentioned Jude Law Or Morpheus Yet

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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. He and his family moved to Newton and lived there for two years. Damon grew up near Ben Affleck, a close friend since childhood and collaborator on several films, and historian and author Howard Zinn, whose biographical film You Can’t Be Neutral on a Moving Train and audio version of A People’s History of the United States Damon later narrated. I was living out here with a bunch of actors, and we were all scrambling to make ends meet,” Damon has said. As a student at Harvard University, he continued to pursue acting and performed small roles in projects such as the TNT original film Rising Son and the ensemble prep-school drama School Ties.

Contagion: Watch Gwyneth Paltrow Get Sick and Die [Video] Here’s the trailer for Steven Soderbergh’s latest film, Contagion, in which Gwyneth Paltrow plays the Patient Zero of an avian flu epidemic that [SPOILER ALERT] kills a lot of people. Including Gwyneth! No kale juice cleanses or hot stone massages are going to clear up this nasty little bug, no sir. As if that isn’t a selling point already, you get Matt Damon as her “grieving” husband (he’s so good, you almost believe him), Kate Winslet as a recovering Purellaholic, and Marion Cotillard as a sneeze-ballistics expert. And we haven’t even mentioned Jude Law or Morpheus yet! But whatever, the real breakout star of this movie is the bearded doctor who gets to say, “Your wife is dead.” That guy is about to become the most popular man on the planet. Congrats, dude! You made it. [via NYM] More » [link]

Matt Damon Hugh Hefner’s Wedding Special Is Back On

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Matt Damon is a idol that continues to make good film after good film and gain popularity. Producers seek him out to star in their features because they know he always a smash at the box office. Matt Damon is more than happy to show his magnetic pecs for GQ and other top Men’s magazines. Considering his latest exalted roles, he could be getting an AFI later this year. Lve Celebs updates bring you the current Matt Damon information.. When it comes to Matt Damon, we’ve got you covered with the latest data here at Lve Celebs.

Lindsay Lohan Had a Diva-Off with Matt Lauer Last Night [Gossip Roundup] Lindsay Lohan meant to give an interview before today’s court appearance, but freaked out and locked herself in her bedroom instead. Hugh Hefner’s wedding special is back on. Tobey Maguire and Matt Damon get caught up in a illegal poker scandal. Thursday gossip makes demands. More » [link]