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Matthew McConaughey: American actor
Matthew David McConaughey is an American actor and producer. He first gained notice for his supporting performance in the coming-of-age comedy Dazed and Confused (1993), this was considered by many to be his breakout role. After a number of supporting roles in films including Angels in the Outfield (1994) and Texas Chainsaw Massacre: The Next Generation (1994), his breakthrough performance as a leading man came in the legal drama A Time to Kill (1996). He followed this with leading performances in the science fiction film Contact (1997), the historical drama Amistad (1997), the comedy-drama The Newton Boys (1998), the satire EDtv (1999), the war film U-571 (2000), and the psychological thriller Frailty (2001).

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Camila Alves was really 'tested' by Matthew McConaughey's mother [Video]

Camila Alves was really 'tested' by Matthew McConaughey's mother

Matthew McConaughey's mother really put the actor's now-wife Camila Alves to the test before giving her approval to the couple's romance.

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Matthew McConaughey's wife supportive of his extreme transformations for roles [Video]

Matthew McConaughey's wife supportive of his extreme transformations for roles

Matthew McConaughey's wife Camila Alves doesn't mind his transformative roles because his onscreen personas reveal a "different part of her husband".

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Matthew McConaughey 'could be' interested in running for Texas governor [Video]

Matthew McConaughey 'could be' interested in running for Texas governor

Matthew McConaughey "could be" interested in running for governor in his home state of Texas.

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Groping extra almost exposed Matthew McConaughey in 'Magic Mike' dance scene [Video]

Groping extra almost exposed Matthew McConaughey in 'Magic Mike' dance scene

Magic Mike was almost a hard 'R' movie when a lusty extra got a little too handsy with Matthew McConaughey.

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Matthew McConaughey could 'easily do' a 'How to Lose a Guy in 10 Days' sequel [Video]

Matthew McConaughey could 'easily do' a 'How to Lose a Guy in 10 Days' sequel

Matthew McConaughey is eager to revisit his hit 2003 romantic comedy 'How to Lose a Guy in 10 Days' because it's the perfect storyline for a sequel.

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Matthew McConaughey won't discourage his kids from following him into showbiz [Video]

Matthew McConaughey won't discourage his kids from following him into showbiz

Matthew McConaughey will support his kids in "whatever it is they're fashioned to do" - even if that means following in his showbiz footsteps.

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Matthew McConaughey jokes about Brad Pitt and Jennifer Aniston's 'palpable' chemistry during table read [Video]

Matthew McConaughey jokes about Brad Pitt and Jennifer Aniston's 'palpable' chemistry during table read

Matthew McConaughey has joked that the s*xual chemistry between exes Brad Pitt and Jennifer Aniston was "palpable" during a recent live-streamed table read of Fast Times at Ridgemont High.

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Matthew McConaughey convinced Jennifer Garner not to quit Dallas Buyers Club [Video]

Matthew McConaughey convinced Jennifer Garner not to quit Dallas Buyers Club

Jennifer Garner has divulged that she nearly quit Dallas Buyers Club due to the stress of combining motherhood with her career, but some kind words from co-star Matthew McConaughey convinced her to..

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Girlfriend blackmailed Matthew McConaughey into losing his virginity [Video]

Girlfriend blackmailed Matthew McConaughey into losing his virginity

Matthew McConaughey says he was "blackmailed" into losing his virginity at 15 and molested at the age of 18.

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Matthew McConaughey used Oscar win to teach kids about hard work [Video]

Matthew McConaughey used Oscar win to teach kids about hard work

Matthew McConaughey used his Oscar win to teach his kids a life lesson about hard work paying off.

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Matthew McConaughey recruits Idris Elba for virtual book tour [Video]

Matthew McConaughey recruits Idris Elba for virtual book tour

Matthew McConaughey is taking his virtual book tour overseas by recruiting Idris Elba to interview him for events targeted for the U.K. and Australia.

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Matthew McConaughey's kids turned 'production crew' to snap dad's magazine cover shot [Video]

Matthew McConaughey's kids turned 'production crew' to snap dad's magazine cover shot

Matthew McConaughey's children were responsible for shooting his People magazine cover this week, after studying photography during the coronavirus pandemic.

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Matthew McConaughey reuniting with Kate Hudson, Reese Witherspoon for virtual book tour [Video]

Matthew McConaughey reuniting with Kate Hudson, Reese Witherspoon for virtual book tour

Matthew McConaughey will be reuniting digitally with his old friends and movie co-stars Kate Hudson and Reese Witherspoon as part of his celebrity-packed line-up for his virtual book tour.

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Author John Grisham wants Matthew McConaughey to star in a 'A Time for Mercy' film adaptation

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'Growing pains are good': Matthew McConaughey calls on America to reflect, other celebs criticize July 4th holiday

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Matthew McConaughey says coronavirus has been 'hijacked' by 'partisan politics,' calls for unity

Matthew McConaughey issued a PSA to remind people that the coronavirus shouldn't be politicized and urge Americans to come together.
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The actor helped prepare 1,600 turkey dinners for more than 20 firehouses and homeless shelters in Southern California
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