Matthew McConaughey Personal Details
Birth Name: Matthew David McConaughey
Nickname: Matt, Matty
Born: November 4, 1969
Zodiac Sign: Scorpio
Birth Place: Uvalde, Texas, USA
Residence: Austin, Texas, USA
Education: He attended Longview High School in Texas before attending the University of Texas at Austin College of Communication
Occupation: Actor, movie producer
Net Worth: $75 million
Matthew McConaughey Measurements
Weight: 181 lbs (82 kg)
Hair color: Light Brown
Eye color: Blue
Shoe Size: 11
Distinctive features: Curly hair, soft blue eyes, distinctive voice, often takes off his shirt
Best known for: His appearance in films like ‘Failure to Launch’, ‘How to Lose a Guy in 10 Days’, ‘Mud’, ‘Dallas Buyers Club’, and ‘The Wolf of Wall Street’
Matthew McConaughey Family:
Father – James Donald McConaughey
Mother – Mary “Kay” Kathleen
Siblings – Pat McConaughey, Rooster McConaughey
Matthew McConaughey Dated:
- Ashley Judd (1996) – He dated actress Ashley Judd for a couple of months in 1996 after meeting on the set of ‘A Time to Kill’.
- Sandra Bullock (1996-1997) – Between 1996 and 1997, Matthew dated actress Sandra Bullock whom he met through mutual friends.
- Janet Jackson (2002) – Matthew’s relationship with singer Janet Jackson only lasted a few months before going their separate ways.
- Penelope Cruz (2005-2006) – Mathew met Penelope while filming ‘Sahara’ and immediately hit it off. Their relationship lasted for only a year before splitting up.
- Cassandra Hepburn (2007) – He also dated actress Cassandra Hepburn for a few months in 2007.
- Camila Alves (2007-Present) – Matthew is currently married to model Camila Alves whom he met in a bar in West Hollywood. They have three children together named Levi Alves McConaughey, Vida McConaughey, and Livingston McConaughey.
First Film: He made his debut on the big screen in 1993 with his role as David Wooderson in ‘Dazed and Confused’.
First TV appearance: His television debut came in 1992 when he appeared in an episode of ‘Unsolved Mysteries’ as Larry Dickens.
Personal trainer: Matthew works out under the guidance of personal trainer Gunnar Peterson with whom he has developed a close relationship over the years.
Matthew McConaughey Favorite Things, Facts & Hobbies:
- His favorite sports are tennis, boxing, and golf.
- He is good friends with Lance Armstrong.
- Matthew had to lose more than 38 pounds for his role as Ron Woodroof in ‘Dallas Buyers Club’.
- He is a big fan of the Washington Redskins.
- Growing up, Matthew wanted to become a lawyer.
- He once lived in Warnervale, New South Wales, Australia for a while.