Matt Damon Early Life
Early Life: Matthew Paige Damon was born on October 8, 1970 in Cambridge, Massachusetts. His parents, stockbroker Kent Damon and professor Nancy Carlsson-Paige, divorced when Matt was two. He and his brother, Kyle, were raised in Cambridge by their mother in a six-family communal house. One of Matt’s childhood best friends is fellow A-lister, Ben Affleck. Both boys wanted to be actors from a very early age. Damon attended Harvard University from 1988 to 1992 but dropped out 12 credits shy of a BA in English.
Matt Damon Net Worth
Matt Damon net worth: Matt Damon is an American actor, writer, producer and philanthropist who has a net worth of $170 million. He has been active in the film industry since the mid-1990s and has been a major box office draw in recent years.
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|Net Worth||$170 Million|
|Date of Birth||N/A||Gender||Male|
|Height||5 ft 10 in (1.78 m)|
|Profession||Actor, Film Producer, Screenwriter, Spokesperson, Television producer, Voice Actor|
|Nationality||United States of America|
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The very first big photo shoot I ever did was with Bruce Weber. I couldn’t believe this guy was taking my picture, so when he told me to get in the bathtub, I just did. It’s only now, looking back, that I realise, you don’t have to do everything people tell you.Matt Damon
The only sci-fi movie that I’ve ever been offered that, had circumstances been different, I would have definitely done, was ‘Avatar.’ And I literally couldn’t do it because of my schedule. But listening to James Cameron talk about ‘Avatar’ was so fascinating. Because he literally invented the world in his mind – and it literally existed.Matt Damon
Some people get into this business and they’re so afraid to lose anything. They try to protect their position like clinging to a beachhead. These actors end up making really safe choices. I never wanted to go that route. If I go down, I’m going down swinging.Matt Damon
I think what makes a good actor’s director is the same thing that makes a good director. Acting is just one of the trades necessary to make a movie.Matt Damon
I’ve been left alone, even by the paparazzi, because what sells is sex and scandal. Absent that, they really don’t have much interest in you. I’m still married, still working, still happy.Matt Damon