Matt Damon Bio, Height, Age

Last updated: October 25, 2022
  • Matt Damon
    Quick Bio / Wiki
  • Net Worth: $ 170,000,000
  • Birthday: 8 Oct 1970
  • Age: 52
  • Country: United States
  • Occupation: Actor, Producer, Screenwriter
  • Zodiac sign: Libra
  • Sexual orientation: Straight
  • Body Measurements
  • Height: 5.10 ft
  • Weight: 185 lb
  • Hair Color: Dark Brown
  • Eye Color: Blue
  • Personal Life
  • Birth Name: Matthew Paige Damon
  • Nationality: American
  • Nickname: Matt, Paige, Damon
  • Religion: Roman Catholicism
  • Ethnicity: White
  • Family Details
  • Father: Kent Telfer Damon (Stockbroker)
  • Mother: Nancy Carlsson-Paige
  • Siblings: Kyle Damon (Older Brother)
  • Distinctive Features
    • Blue eyes

Who Is Matt Damon?

Academy Award winner Matt Damon is an actor, film producer, and screenwriter who is one of the highest-grossing actors of all time and ranked among Forbes magazine’s most bankable stars. He is known for his role in many popular movies, such as the Good Will Hunting, The Departed, Bourne franchise and The Martian.

Family, Siblings

His parents are Kent Telfer Damon (Stockbroker) and Nancy Carlsson-Paige (Early Childhood education professor at Lesley University). He has a brother Kyle (Accomplished Sculptor and Artist)

Known for movies

    Downsizing 2017
    Downsizing (2017) Paul Safranek
    The Great Wall 2016
    The Great Wall (2016) William Garin
    Jason Bourne 2016
    Jason Bourne (2016) Jason Bourne
    The Martian 2015
    The Martian (2015) Mark Watney
    Interstellar 2014
    Interstellar (2014) Mann
    Elysium 2013
    Elysium (2013) Max
    Green Zone 2010
    Green Zone (2010) Miller
    Hereafter 2010
    Hereafter (2010) George Lonegan
    The Departed 2006
    The Departed (2006) Colin Sullivan
    Stuck on You 2003
    Stuck on You (2003) Bob Tenor
    Good Will Hunting 1997
    Good Will Hunting (1997) Will Hunting

Pets

  • Damon has a rescued chihuahua named Carlos

    Damon has a rescued chihuahua named Carlos

Quotes and Sayings

  • "If you can't help people, then what is the point of being successful?" - Matt Damon
  • "Sometimes all you need is 20 seconds of insane courage." - Matt Damon
  • "All you have in the end is to look back and like the choices you've made." - Matt Damon
  • "Some people just see the glory and they don't want to know about the story." - Matt Damon
  • "It's just better to be yourself than to try to be some version of what you think the other person wants." - Matt Damon
  • "You will never solve poverty without solving water and sanitation." - Matt Damon
  • "If we listen to the better angels of our nature, there are creative and good solutions to serious problems." - Matt Damon

House

Matt Damon real estate

Totaling up 6,218 square feet in size, the space includes six bedrooms and an expansive terrace. Each of the condos features Austrian white oak flooring, Bertazzoni Italia and Bosch appliances, rain showers, freestanding tubs, and Fantini fixtures.

Location: Brooklyn, N.Y.

Price: $16.745 million

Car Collection

  • Tesla model S 2013 Tesla model S
  • Cadillac Escalade Cadillac Escalade

Hobbies and Interests

  • Acting
  • Listening music
  • Spending quality time with his family
  • Reading

Tattoos

  • matt damon tattoo

    Matt Damon got his daughters’ names tattooed on his arm. Isabella (b. 2006), Gia (b. 2008), Alexia (b. 1998), and Stella (b. 2010). His tattoos were done by artist Daniel Winter.

Fears and Phobias

  • fear
    Fear of heights
  • fear
    Fear of snakes

Facts and Trivia

  • He played the role of Private Ryan in Steven Spielberg’s 1998 film Saving Private Ryan.

  • He is ranked among Forbes magazine’s most bankable stars and is one of the highest-grossing actors of all time.

  • Damon dated his Good Will Hunting co-star Minnie Driver.

  • 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 Ben Affleck.

Major Awards

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Oscar - 1998
Best Original Screenplay in Good Will Hunting 1997
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Golden Globe - 1998
Best Screenplay – Motion Picture in Good Will Hunting 1997
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Golden Globe - 2016
Best Actor – Motion Picture Musical or Comedy in The Martian 2015
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All Def Movie Award - 2017
Most Out of Place White Person in a Movie in The Great Wall (2016)

Net Worth & Social Media

Net Worth $ 170,000,000