Matthew McConaughey is a character, to say the least. You can clearly see that he has a huge heart in just about any interview he gives. He’s so full of genuine things to say about his costars, friends, and family members.
He’s also an incredible actor.
From Dazed And Confused, to How to Lose A Guy In 10 Days, to Mud, Matthew has come quite a long way from his birthplace of Uvalde, Texas. He’ll always feel strongly about his Texas roots, and he’ll always call it home, but he has a lot of thanks to give to Hollywood.
Not all stars can stay as real and down-to-earth as Matthew has, but clearly, it’s not impossible!
Here is a list of interesting facts about Matthew McConaughey…
1. Matthew was not interested in doing the oil business which was set up by his father.
2. He was chosen as school’s ‘Most Handsome Student’, and he has maintained those looks with him ever since.
3. Matthew’s mother and late father divorced twice and married thrice.
4. In 1993, he graduated from college with a degree in Radio-Television-Film.
5. Mathew attended the University of Texas and had plans of going to law school. He wanted to study pre-law and become a criminal lawyer.
6. It did not happen, but coincidently he was able to play a lawyer in the movie, “The Lincoln Lawyer.”
7. Matthew made his debut with the movie ‘Dazed and Confused.’ He played the lead role of David Wooderson.
8. The actor also starred in the famous Texas Chainsaw Massacre in 1995.
9. Matthew was also arrested in 1999 for resisting arrest after police discovered marijuana in his Texas home.