Matt Damon

8 Oct 1970

Actor, Producer, Writer

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

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Filmography (61 titles)

(movie, 2018)
···Deadpool 2
Genre: Action, Comedy, Science Fiction
Role: Actor (as Redneck (as Dickie Greenleaf))
(movie, 2018)
···Unsane
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Detective Ferguson)
(movie, 2017)
···Downsizing
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Science Fiction
Role: Actor (as Paul Safranek)
(movie, 2017)
···Suburbicon
Genre: Thriller, Crime, Drama, Mystery
Role: Actor (as Gardner Lodge)
(movie, 2017)
···Thor: Ragnarok
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Science Fiction, Comedy
Role: Actor (as Actor Loki)
(movie, 2016)
7.3The Great Wall
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Role: Actor (as William Garin)
(movie, 2016)
···Manchester by the Sea
Genre: Drama
Role: Producer
(movie, 2016)
···Jason Bourne
Genre: Action, Thriller
Role: Actor, Producer
(movie, 2015)
8.8The Martian
Genre: Drama, Adventure, Science Fiction
Role: Actor (as Mark Watney)
(movie, 2014)
9.6Interstellar
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Science Fiction
Role: Actor (as Dr. Mann)
(movie, 2014)
···The Monuments Men
Genre: War, Drama, History, Action
Role: Actor (as James Granger)
(movie, 2013)
···The Zero Theorem
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Science Fiction
Role: Actor (as Management)
(movie, 2013)
8.6Elysium
Genre: Science Fiction, Action, Drama, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Max)
(movie, 2013)
···Behind the Candelabra
Genre: Drama, Romance
Role: Actor (as Scott Thorson)
(movie, 2012)
···Promised Land
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor, Writer
(movie, 2011)
···We Bought a Zoo
Genre: Drama, Comedy, Family
Role: Actor (as Benjamin Mee)
(movie, 2011)
···Happy Feet Two
Genre: Music, Family, Animation, Comedy
Role: Actor (as Bill the Krill (voice))
(movie, 2011)
···Margaret
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Mr. Aaron)
(movie, 2011)
···Contagion
Genre: Drama, Thriller, Science Fiction
Role: Actor (as Mitch Emhoff)
(movie, 2011)
···The Adjustment Bureau
Genre: Science Fiction, Thriller, Romance
Role: Actor (as David Norris)
(movie, 2010)
···True Grit
Genre: Drama, Adventure, Western
Role: Actor (as LaBoeuf)
(movie, 2010)
···Hereafter
Genre: Drama, Fantasy
Role: Actor (as George Lonegan)
(movie, 2010)
···Green Zone
Genre: War, Action, Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Roy Miller)
(movie, 2009)
···Invictus
Genre: Drama, History
Role: Actor (as Francois Pienaar)
(movie, 2009)
···The Informant!
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Mark Whitacre)
(movie, 2008)
···Che: Part Two
Genre: Drama, History, War
Role: Actor (as Fr. Schwarz)
(movie, 2007)
···Youth Without Youth
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Science Fiction, Thriller, Romance
Role: Actor (as Life Magazine Reporter)
(movie, 2007)
7.4The Bourne Ultimatum
Genre: Action, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Jason Bourne)
(movie, 2007)
···Ocean's Thirteen
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Linus Caldwell)
(movie, 2006)
···The Good Shepherd
Genre: Drama, Thriller, History
Role: Actor (as Edward Bell Wilson)
(movie, 2006)
···The Departed
Genre: Drama, Thriller, Crime
Role: Actor (as Staff Sgt. Colin Sullivan)
(movie, 2005)
···Syriana
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Bryan Woodman)
(movie, 2005)
···Feast
Genre: Action, Comedy, Horror
Role: Producer
(movie, 2005)
···The Brothers Grimm
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy, Action, Comedy, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Wilhelm Grimm)
(movie, 2004)
6.8Ocean's Twelve
Genre: Thriller, Crime
Role: Actor (as Linus Caldwell)
(movie, 2004)
7.0The Bourne Supremacy
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Jason Bourne)
(movie, 2004)
6.8EuroTrip
Genre: Comedy
Role: Actor (as Donny)
(movie, 2003)
···Stuck on You
Genre: Comedy
Role: Actor (as Bob)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Thriller, Romance
Role: Actor (as Matt, 2nd Bachelor)
(movie, 2002)
7.1The Bourne Identity
Genre: Action, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Jason Bourne)
Genre: Western, Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Role: Actor (as Spirit (voice))
(movie, 2002)
···Gerry
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Mystery
Role: Actor (as Gerry)
(movie, 2001)
···Ocean's Eleven
Genre: Thriller, Crime
Role: Actor (as Linus Caldwell)
Genre: Comedy
Role: Actor (as Himself)
(movie, 2000)
···Finding Forrester
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Steven Sanderson)
(movie, 2000)
···All the Pretty Horses
Genre: Drama, Western, Romance
Role: Actor (as John Grady Cole)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy
Role: Actor (as Rannulph Junuh)
(movie, 2000)
···Titan A.E.
Genre: Action, Adventure, Animation, Science Fiction, Family
Role: Actor (as Cale Tucker)
(movie, 2000)
···Titan A.E.
Genre: Action, Adventure, Animation, Family
Role: Actor (as Cale Tucker)
(movie, 1999)
···The Talented Mr. Ripley
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller, Adventure
Role: Actor (as Tom Ripley)
(movie, 1999)
···Dogma
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy
Role: Actor (as Loki)
(movie, 1998)
···Rounders
Genre: Crime, Drama
Role: Actor (as Mike McDermott)
(movie, 1998)
7.3Saving Private Ryan
Genre: Drama, History, War
Role: Actor (as Private James Francis Ryan)
(movie, 1997)
8.1Good Will Hunting
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor, Writer
(movie, 1997)
···The Rainmaker
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Rudy Baylor)
(movie, 1997)
···Chasing Amy
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Role: Actor (as Exec. #2)
(movie, 1996)
···Courage Under Fire
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller, War
Role: Actor (as Ilario)
(movie, 1995)
···Glory Daze
Genre: Comedy
Role: Actor (as Edgar Pudwhacker)
(movie, 1993)
···Geronimo: An American Legend
Genre: Action, Drama, Western
Role: Actor (as 2nd Lt. Britton Davis)
(movie, 1992)
···School Ties
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Charlie Dillon)
(movie, 1988)
···Mystic Pizza
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Role: Actor (as Steamer)