Matt Damon Birthday (October 8th)

Matt Damon Birthday (October 8th)

Matthew Paige Damon an American philanthropist and actor was born on 8th October, 1970 in Cambridge, Massachusetts. Matt Damon achieved the Academy Award for the Best Original Screenplay for his screenwriting in Good Will Hunting, and Matt Damon was selected for his direct performance in similar film. Rising steadily in status from 1997 movie, Matt Damon has since agreed with the A-List artists in typical films. And now Matt Damon is counted among the best artists in Hollywood.

Matt Damon has starred in admired movies such as The Talented Mr. Ripley, Ocean's Twelve, Ocean's Eleven, The Bourne Supremacy, The Brothers Grimm, The Departed, The Bourne Identity, The Good Shepherd, Ocean's Thirteen, The Bourne Ultimatum, Syriana, and Saving Private Ryan. Matt Damon has achieved manifold awards for his movie performances and Matt Damon has got a star in Hollywood Walk of Fame. Matt Damon is counted in best top grossing artists of entire time. And in the year of 2007, Matt Damon was named Sexiest Man Alive through People magazine.

Matt Damon has been energetically involved in various charitable associations, including H2O Africa Foundation and ONE Campaign. With his life partner, Luciana Bozan Barroso, Matt Damon has 2 daughters, Gia and Isabella and the stepdaughter Alexia with ex-wife.

Biography of Matt Damon

Matt Damon Early Life

Matt Damon is the child of Kent Telfer Damon, a tax preparer, realtor and stockbroker, and Nancy Carlson-Paige, an early upbringing education lecturer at the Lesley University. And in a conference with Mail on Sunday, Matt Damon uttered that his grandfather is the most “impressive person he knows,” affirming, "He's Finnish, a very proud man, who would never take help from anybody. He came to America when he was a little boy, grew up during the Great Depression and sold shoes. He always used to tell us the story about getting a raise of three and a half cents, and how that was an incredible moment of success. He's extraordinary.” With his family he resided in Newton for the opening of 2 years of his living, but when his parents separated from each other, Matt Damon moved to Cambridge with his mother and brother.

Matt Damon matured close to Ben Affleck, a best friend since early days and future colleague on various movies, and dramatist Howard Zinn and Historian whose biological movie You Can't Be Neutral on a Moving Train and also audio edition of A People's History of the United States Matt Damon narrated. Matt Damon joined Cambridge Rindge and Latin School in Cambridge, and also performed in numerous theater productions. Matt Damon got the graduation in 1992, but Matt Damon decided to postpone classes to follow acting projects, consists of the TNT innovative movie Rising Son and a collection of prep-school play School Ties. Matt Damon did not participate in Student Plays usually, but Matt Damon appeared in A….My Name is Alice. Matt Damon left the university to follow his performing arts career in Los Angeles when Geronimo: An American Legend was projected to achieve big achievement.

Matt Damon Career Graph

When Matt Damon was eighteen years old, his primary movie role came before public in 1988, with a particular line of conversation in romantic humor Mystic Pizza. Matt Damon emerged in minor roles in front of landing a large part in Geronimo: An American Legend with Jason Patric and Gene Hackman. Then Matt Damon emerged as a heroin- obsessed fighter in 1996’s Courage Under Fire. Matt Damon was involved to drop 40 pounds in 100 days. After pursuing a self-prescribed fitness and diet regimen to drop the weight, Matt Damon was stated after moving that Matt Damon was lucky his heart didn’t get smaller. Matt Damon took prescription for many years subsequently to accurate the pressure imposed on his adrenal gland. Matt Damon has told that it was valuable to properly describe his personality and explain the commerce how devoted Matthew was to the main part.

Matt Damon Upcoming Films

Matt Damon’s upcoming projects comprise three movies that will unveil from 2008 to 2009. And in the year of 2008, Matt Damon will represent Mr. Aaron in the play Margaret. Matthew started filming Green Zone in January, 2008. Matt Damon began filming with Steven Soderbergh's suspenseful story, The Informant, in Central Illinois on 3rd May, 2008. on 27th June,2008 creator Frank Marshall declared that the 4th Jason Bourne was projected to be complete, with filming projected in summer season of 2009 for the release in the year of 2010.

Matt Damon Personal Life

Matt Damon has had linked with various actresses all through his career. Matt Damon had about two-year connection with the actress Winona Ryder. Then Matt Damon dated with Odessa Whit mire, who has occupied as a private assistant for Ben Affleck and Billy Bob Thornton, from 2001 to 2003.

Then Matt Damon met Argentine, where Argentine was running as the bartender. And they wedded in the personal civil ceremonial on 9th December, 2005 in New York City Hall.

Matt Damon became stepfather for the young daughter, Alexia of Bozan who was born on 11th June, 2006 in Miami, Florida. On 20th August, 2008 Luciana gave birth the second child Gia Zavala Damon. Matt Damon depicts himself as an excessively cautiously father: "At my house they have a nickname for me. They call me Red Alert. If any of the kids go near anything dangerous, I quickly say, 'Is she touching that? Watch out for that!'"

Awards and honors


Matt Damon’s star on Hollywood Walk of Fame


  • Matt Damon achieved manifold awards for the Good Will Hunting, a movie Matt Damon co-wrote with Ben Affleck. Matt Damon was selected for Academy Award "Best Actor in a Leading Role" and achieved "Best Writing, Screenplay Written Directly for the Screen".
  • On 25th July, 2007, Matt Damon became 2,343rd person to get a celebrity on Hollywood Walk of Fame. Matt Damon reacted for the award, uttering: "A few times in my life I've had these experiences that are just kind of too big to process and this looks like it's going to be one of those times.”
  • Matt Damon has been selected for four Screen Actors Guild awards and seven MTV Movie Awards for diverse films. Moreover, Matt Damon has 3 Emmy recommendations for his job on the initial three seasons of Project Green light.
  • Matt Damon has been named the People magazine's Sexiest Man Alive for 2007.
  • Matt Damon achieved 'Guy of the Year' and 'Best Ass-Kicker' at the Spike Guys' Choice Awards of 2008.