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Matt Damon

Matthew Paige Damon (born October 8, 1970) is an American actor, film producer and screenwriter. He is ranked among Forbes magazine's most bankable stars and is one of the highest-grossing actors of all time.Damon has received various accolades, including an Academy Award from five nominations, two Golden Globe Awards from eight nominations, and has been nominated for three British Academy Film Awards and seven Emmy Awards. Born and raised in Cambridge, Massachusetts, Damon began his acting career by appearing in high school theater productions. He made his professional acting debut in the film Mystic Pizza (1988). He came to prominence in 1997, when he wrote and starred in Good Will Hunting, alongside Ben Affleck, which won them the Academy and Golden Globe awards for Best Screenplay and earned Damon a nomination for the Academy Award for Best Actor. He continued to garner praise from critics for his roles as the eponymous character in Saving Private Ryan (1998), the antihero in The Talented Mr. Ripley (1999), a fallen angel in Dogma (1999) and Jay and Silent Bob Reboot (2019), an energy analyst in Syriana (2005), and a corrupt Irish-American police officer in The Departed (2006). In 2019 he starred as race car driver and designer Carroll Shelby in James Mangold's Ford v Ferrari. Damon is also known for his starring roles as Jason Bourne in the Bourne franchise (2002–2016) and as a con man in the Ocean's trilogy (2001–2007). For his supporting role as the rugby player Francois Pienaar in Invictus (2009) and his leading role as an astronaut stranded on Mars in The Martian (2015), Damon received Academy Award nominations for Best Supporting Actor and Best Actor, respectively. The latter also won him a Golden Globe Award for Best Actor. Damon has received Emmy Award nominations for his portrayal of Scott Thorson in the biopic Behind the Candelabra (2013) and for producing the reality series Project Greenlight. He also received an Academy Award nomination for producing Manchester by the Sea (2016). Description above from the Wikipedia article Matt Damon, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

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Oct 8, 1970 In Boston, Massachusetts, USA
Movie/TV Credits:
First Appeared:
In the movie Mystic Pizza 1988-10-13
Latest Project:
Movie The Last Duel 2021-10-15
Known For
Movie The Last Duel Jean de Carrouges 2021-10-15
Movie Stillwater Bill Baker 2020-11-06
Movie Jay and Silent Bob Reboot Loki 2019-10-15
Movie Ford v Ferrari Carroll Shelby 2019-11-13
Movie Unsane Detective Ferguson 2018-02-21
Movie Deadpool 2 Redneck #2 2018-05-10
Movie Once Upon a Deadpool Redneck #2 (Dickie Greenleaf) 2018-12-11
Movie Thor: Ragnarok Actor Loki (uncredited) 2017-10-25
Movie Suburbicon Gardner Lodge 2017-10-26
Movie Downsizing Paul Safranek 2017-12-22
Movie Ares III: Refocused Mark Watney 2016-01-12
Movie The Long Way Home: Making 'The Martian' Himself 2016-06-07
Movie Journey to the Oscars Himself 2016-02-26
Movie The Great Wall William Garin 2016-12-16
Movie Jason Bourne Jason Bourne 2016-07-27
Series ARES: live Mark Watney 2015-06-07
Movie The Martian Mark Watney 2015-09-30
Movie And the Oscar Goes To... 2014-02-02
Movie The Monuments Men Lt. James Granger 2014-01-24
Movie The Man Who Saved the World 2014-08-13
Movie Interstellar Dr. Mann 2014-11-05
Movie Elysium Max 2013-08-07
Movie Behind the Candelabra Scott Thorson 2013-05-26
Movie The Zero Theorem Management 2013-09-20
Movie Promised Land Steve Butler 2012-09-23
Movie American Teacher Narrator (voice) 2011-05-03
Movie The Adjustment Bureau David Norris 2011-03-03
Movie Contagion Mitch Emhoff 2011-09-08
Movie His Way Himself 2011-03-04
Movie Margaret Mr. Aaron 2011-09-30
Movie We Bought a Zoo Benjamin Mee 2011-12-08
Movie Happy Feet Two Bill (voice) 2011-11-17
Movie Green Zone Roy Miller 2010-03-11
Movie Teenage Paparazzo 2010-01-22
Movie Inside Job Narrator 2010-10-08
Movie Hereafter George Lonegan 2010-10-22
Movie True Grit LaBoeuf 2010-12-22
Movie 14 Actors Acting Himself 2010-12-08
Movie Che: Part Two Fr. Schwartz 2009-01-24
Movie The Informant! Mark Whitacre 2009-09-18
Movie The People Speak Himself 2009-12-13
Movie Invictus Francois Pienaar 2009-12-10
Movie Notes on an American Film Director at Work Himself - Actor 2008-01-01
Movie Prince: 21 Nights in London 2008-06-07
Movie Crossing Criminal Cultures Himself 2007-04-25
Movie Ocean's Thirteen Linus Caldwell 2007-06-06
Movie The Bourne Ultimatum Jason Bourne 2007-08-03
Movie Youth Without Youth Life Magazine Reporter 2007-10-26
Movie The Departed Staff Sgt. Colin Sullivan 2006-10-05
Movie The Good Shepherd Edward Bell Wilson 2006-12-11
Movie Syriana Bryan Woodman 2005-11-23
Movie Magnificent Desolation: Walking on the Moon Al Shepard (voice) 2005-01-01
Movie The Brothers Grimm Wilhelm Grimm 2005-08-26
Movie EuroTrip Donny 2004-02-20
Movie Jersey Girl PR Exec #2 2004-03-25
Movie Oh, What a Lovely Tea Party Himself 2004-11-17
Movie The Bourne Supremacy Jason Bourne 2004-07-23
Movie Ocean's Twelve Linus Caldwell 2004-12-09
Movie Saltlake Van Sant Himself 2003-11-11
Movie Stuck on You Bob 2003-12-10
Movie Spirit: Stallion of the Cimarron Spirit (voice) 2002-05-24
Movie The Third Wheel Kevin 2002-05-31
Movie Confessions of a Dangerous Mind Matt, 2nd Bachelor 2002-12-30
Movie The Bourne Identity Jason Bourne 2002-06-14
Movie Judge Not: In Defense of Dogma Himself (Interviewee) 2001-01-01
Movie Jay and Silent Bob Strike Back Matt Damon / Will Hunting (uncredited) 2001-08-22
Movie The Majestic Luke Trimble (voice) 2001-12-21
Movie Ocean's Eleven Linus Caldwell 2001-12-07
Movie The Legend of Bagger Vance Rannulph Junuh 2000-11-02
Movie Titan A.E. Cale Tucker (voice) 2000-06-16
Movie Finding Forrester Steven Sanderson 2000-12-21
Movie All the Pretty Horses John Grady Cole 2000-12-11
Movie Dogma Loki 1999-11-12
Movie The Talented Mr. Ripley Tom Ripley 1999-12-25
Movie Saving Private Ryan Private James Francis Ryan 1998-07-24
Movie Rounders Mike McDermott 1998-09-11
Movie Chasing Amy Shawn Oran 1997-04-04
Movie Good Will Hunting Will Hunting 1997-12-05
Movie The Rainmaker Rudy Baylor 1997-11-18
Movie Courage Under Fire Ilario 1996-07-04
Movie The Good Old Boys Cotton Calloway 1995-03-05
Movie Glory Daze Edgar Pudwhacker 1995-10-01
Movie Geronimo 1993-12-05
Movie Geronimo: An American Legend 2nd Lt. Britton Davis 1993-12-10
Movie School Ties Charlie Dillon 1992-09-18
Movie Rising Son 1990-07-23
Movie Mystic Pizza Steamer 1988-10-13