His career launched following the success of the

He is one of the top 40 highest grossing actors of all time. In 2007, Damon received a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame..." />

His career launched following the success of the

He is one of the top 40 highest grossing actors of all time. In 2007, Damon received a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame...">

Matt Damon

American Actor Matt Damon

Career Timeline

Matthew Paige "Matt" Damon (born October 8, 1970) is an American actor, screenwriter, and philanthropist.

His career launched following the success of the film Good Will Hunting (1997) from a screenplay he co-wrote with friend Ben Affleck. The pair won an Academy Award for Best Original Screenplay and a Golden Globe Award for Best Screenplay for their work. Damon alone received multiple Best Actor nominations, including an Academy Award nomination for his lead performance in the film. Damon has since starred in commercially successful films such as Saving Private Ryan (1998), the Ocean's trilogy, and the first three films in the Bourne series, while also gaining critical acclaim for his performances in dramas such as Syriana (2005), The Good Shepherd (2006), and The Departed (2006). He garnered a Golden Globe nomination for portraying the title character in The Talented Mr. Ripley (1999) and was nominated for an Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor in Invictus (2009).

He is one of the top 40 highest grossing actors of all time. In 2007, Damon received a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame and was named Sexiest Man Alive by People magazine. Damon has been actively involved in charitable work, including the ONE Campaign, H2O Africa Foundation, and Water.org.

Birth Date
Age 48
Born
Boston, Massachusetts, USA
Occupation
  • Actor
  • Writer
Film Industry

Top Movies

Top Earning Movies

Filmography

Year Movie Country Role Credit Ratings
2019 Ford v. Ferrari United States Caroll Shelby Actor 0.00
2018 Unsane United States Detective Ferguson Actor 0.00
2017 Downsizing United States, Norway Paul Safranek Actor 0.00
2017 Suburbicon United Kingdom, United States Gardner Lodge Actor 0.00
2016 Jason Bourne United Kingdom, United States, China Jason Bourne Actor 0.00
2015 The Martian United Kingdom, United States Mark Watney Actor 0.00
2014 Interstellar United Kingdom, United States Dr. Mann Actor 0.00
2013 The Zero Theorem United Kingdom, France, United States, Romania Management Actor 0.00
2011 We Bought a Zoo United States Benjamin Mee Actor 0.00
2011 The Adjustment Bureau United States David Norris Actor 0.00
2011 Contagion United States, United Arab Emirates Mitch Emhoff Actor 0.00
2010 True Grit United States LaBoeuf Actor 0.00
2010 Hereafter United States George Lonegan Actor 0.00
2009 Invictus United States Francois Pienaar Actor 0.00
2009 The Informant! United States Mark Whitacre Actor 0.00
2007 Youth Without Youth France, Germany, Italy, Romania, United States Life Magazine Reporter Actor 0.00
2006 The Departed United States Staff Sgt. Colin Sullivan Actor 0.00
2005 The Brothers Grimm Czech Republic, United Kingdom, United States Wilhelm Grimm Actor 0.00
2005 Syriana United States Bryan Woodman Actor 0.00
2002 Confessions of a Dangerous Mind United States Matt, 2nd Bachelor Actor 0.00
2000 Titan A.E. United States Cale Tucker Actor 0.00
1998 Rounders United States Mike McDermott Actor 0.00
1998 Saving Private Ryan United States Private James Francis Ryan Actor 0.00
1997 The Rainmaker United States Rudy Baylor Actor 0.00
1997 Good Will Hunting Canada, United States Will Hunting Actor, Writer 0.00
1997 Chasing Amy United States Shawn Oran Actor 0.00
1996 Courage Under Fire United States Ilario Actor 0.00
1988 Mystic Pizza United States Steamer Actor 0.00

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