Matthew McConaughey Bio, Age, HeightLast updated: January 17, 2023
- Net Worth: $ 140,000,000
- Birthday: 4 Nov 1969
- Age: 53
- Country: United States
- Occupation: Actor, Producer
- Zodiac sign: Scorpio
- Sexual orientation: Straight
- Height: 6.0 ft
- Weight: 181 lb
- Hair Color: Light Brown
- Eye Color: Blue
- Birth Name: Matthew David McConaughey
- Nationality: American
- Nickname: McConaughey, Matt, Matty
- Religion: Christianity
- Ethnicity: White. German, Scottish, Swedish, Irish and English ancestry
- Father: James Donald McConaughey (Gas station owner)
- Mother: Mary Kathleen “Kay” (School teacher)
- Siblings: Rooster McConaughey (Older brother), Pat McConaughey (Older Brother)
- Curly brown hair
- Heavy Texas drawl
- Specific voice
- Habitually taking off his shirt
Who is Matthew McConaughey?
Matthew McConaughey is a famous American actor and filmmaker who is best known for his Oscar winning role of Ron Woodroof, a cowboy diagnosed with AIDS in the film Dallas Buyers Club.
He has also appeared in other numerous movies and television sitcoms such as Failure to Launch in 2006, The Wolf Of Wall Street in 2013, Interstellar in 2014 and The Dark Tower in 2017.
Short bio (Age, Parents, Siblings)
Matthew David McConaughey was born on the 4th of November 1969, in Uvalde, Texas, United States of America. He is the follower of the religion Christianity and one of the youngest children out the 3 sons of his parents. His father’s name is James Donald McConaughey and his mother’s name is Mary Kathlene McCabe. He has two older siblings, Rooster McConaughey, Pat McConaughey.
Taking about his education, he went to Longview High School in Longview, Texas. Later, he attended the University of Texas at Austin College Of Communication where he joined Delta Tau Delta fraternity. He began in the fall of 1989 and graduated in the spring of 1993 with a bachelor’s degree in Radio-Television-Film.
How tall is Matthew McConaughey? (Height, Age, Weight)
McConaughey’s height is 6 feet 0 inches (183 cm) and weight is 181 pounds (82 Kg). Similarly, his chest, waist, and biceps sizes are 46-34-16.5 inches respectively. Additionally, He has a pair of blue eyes and brown hair.
How much is Matthew McConaughey Net Worth?
Matthew McConaughey has an estimated net worth of around $140 million.
Marital Status: Married.
Wife: Camila Alves.
Children: Matthew and his wife, Camila have 3 children, Levi Alves McConaughey (b. July 7, 2008), Vida McConaughey (b. January 23, 2010), and Livingston McConaughey (b. December 28, 2012).
Does Matthew McConaughey have a pet?
He is an animal lover, Matthew has helped rescue many critters, including countless pets stranded after Hurricane Katrina.
Quotes and Sayings
- "The best advice comes from people who don’t give advice." - Matthew McConaughey
- "I know who I am. And after all these years, there’s a victory in that." - Matthew McConaughey
- "Life’s barely long enough to get good at one thing. So be careful what you get good at." - Matthew McConaughey
In November 2007, he bought a 3,500 square foot, four bed - three bath home in Malibu for $10 million. He was shopping for a home in the area and spotted the property - which was not on the market - and made an offer to the residents for the property, which was accepted.
Hobbies and Interests
Favorite Actor: Paul Newman.
Does Matthew McConaughey Have Any Tattoos?
Matthew does not have any tattoos. However, he has some temporary ink for his roles in movies.
Fears and Phobias
Afraid of revolving doors
Facts & Trivia
He lost 47 pounds to play character of Ron Woodruff in the film Dallas Buyers Club.
He was strongly considered to play Jack Dawson in Titanic (1997), until Leonardo DiCaprio decided to accept the role.
Matthew gave his mother the nicknames KayMac and T-Kay.
Matthew McConaughey height is 6 ft 0 inches or (183 cm tall).
He was once voted as “Most Handsome student”.
He writes diaries about every movie and every location, he travels to.
He is known to almost never use deodorant or cologne.
He chews tobacco.
Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role in Dallas Buyers Club (2013)
Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture - Drama in Dallas Buyers Club (2013)
Best Actor in Killer Joe (2011)
Best Vocal Ensemble in a Feature Film in Kubo and the Two Strings (2016)
Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Leading Role in Dallas Buyers Club (2013)