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Matt Damon

Matthew Paige "Matt" Damon (born October 8, 1970) is an American actor, screenwriter, and philanthropist. His career launched following the success of the film Good Will Hunting (1997) from a screenplay he co-wrote with friend Ben Affleck. The pair won an Academy Award for Best Original Screenplay and a Golden Globe Award for Best Screenplay for their work. Damon alone received multiple Best Actor nominations, including an Academy Award nomination for his lead performance in the film. Damon has since starred in commercially successful films such as Saving Private Ryan (1998), the Ocean's trilogy, and the first three films in the Bourne series, while also gaining critical acclaim for his performances in dramas such as Syriana (2005), The Good Shepherd (2006), and The Departed (2006). He garnered a Golden Globe nomination for portraying the title character in The Talented Mr. Ripley (1999) and was nominated for an Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor in Invictus (2009). He is one of the top 40 highest grossing actors of all time. In 2007, Damon received a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame and was named Sexiest Man Alive by People magazine. Damon has been actively involved in charitable work, including the ONE Campaign, H2O Africa Foundation, and Water.org.


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Born:
Oct 8, 1970 In Boston, Massachusetts, USA
Movie/TV Credits:
40
First Appeared:
In the movie Field of Dreams 1989-04-21
Latest Project:
Movie Ford v Ferrari 2019-11-13
Known For
Filmography
Movie Ford v Ferrari Carroll Shelby 2019-11-13
Movie Ocean's Eight Linus Caldwell 2018-06-07
Movie Unsane Detective Ferguson 2018-03-23
Movie Downsizing Paul Safranek 2017-12-22
Movie Thor: Ragnarok Actor Loki 2017-11-03
Movie The Martian Mark Watney 2015-09-30
Movie Interstellar Dr. Mann 2014-11-05
Movie Elysium Max 2013-08-09
Movie Promised Land Steve Butler 2012-09-23
Movie Contagion Mitch Emhoff 2011-09-08
Movie True Grit LaBoeuf 2010-12-22
Movie Che: Part Two Fr. Schwarz 2009-01-24
Movie The People Speak 2009-12-13
Movie Ponyo Koichi (voice) (English Version) 2008-07-19
Movie Youth Without Youth Life Magazine Reporter 2007-12-14
Movie The Bourne Ultimatum Jason Bourne 2007-08-03
Movie Ocean's Thirteen Linus Caldwell 2007-06-06
Movie The Good Shepherd Edward Bell Wilson 2006-12-11
Movie The Departed Staff Sgt. Colin Sullivan 2006-10-05
Movie The Brothers Grimm Wilhelm Grimm 2005-08-26
Movie EuroTrip Donny 2004-02-20
Movie Ocean's Twelve Linus Caldwell 2004-12-09
Movie Jersey Girl PR Exec #2 2004-03-25
Movie The Bourne Supremacy Jason Bourne 2004-07-23
Movie The Bourne Identity Jason Bourne 2002-06-14
Movie The Third Wheel Kevin 2002-05-31
Movie The Majestic Luke Trimble (voice) 2001-12-21
Movie Ocean's Eleven Linus Caldwell 2001-12-07
Movie Jay and Silent Bob Strike Back Himself 2001-08-22
Movie The Legend of Bagger Vance Rannulph Junuh 2000-11-02
Movie Dogma Loki 1999-11-12
Movie The Talented Mr. Ripley Tom Ripley 1999-12-25
Movie Rounders Mike McDermott 1998-09-11
Movie Saving Private Ryan Private James Francis Ryan 1998-07-24
Movie Good Will Hunting Will Hunting 1997-12-05
Movie The Rainmaker Rudy Baylor 1997-11-18
Movie Glory Daze 1995-10-01
Movie The Good Old Boys Cotton Calloway 1995-03-05
Movie Geronimo: An American Legend 2nd Lt. Britton Davis 1993-12-10
Movie Field of Dreams Baseball Fan at Fenway Park (uncredited) 1989-04-21