McConaughey Began His Acting Career In 1991 Appearing In Television Commercials Before

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McConaughey’s mother and late father divorced and re-married each other several times. McConaughey had a Methodist upbringing. While in high school, he was voted most handsome in the Longview Lobo Yearbook. McConaughey began his acting career in 1991, appearing in television commercials, before being cast in Richard Linklater’s film Dazed and Confused, which became a critical success, garnering largely positive reviews. McConaughey also provided voice work for an ad campaign of the Peace Corps in late 2006.

McConaughey Began His Acting Career In 1991 Appearing In Television Commercials Before

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McConaughey, the youngest of three boys, was born in Uvalde, Texas. His mother, Mary Kathleen “Kay” (née McCabe), was a kindergarten teacher, and his father, James Donald McConaughey, was a gas-station owner who ran an oil pipe supply business and once played football for the Green Bay Packers. McConaughey has Irish ancestry and had a Methodist upbringing. McConaughey’s mother and late father divorced and re-married each other several times. He began in fall of 1989 and graduated in the spring of 1993 with a B.S. degree in Radio-Television-Film. McConaughey began his acting career in 1991, appearing in television commercials, before being cast in Richard Linklater’s film Dazed and Confused, which became a critical success, garnering largely positive reviews.
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McConaughey Began His Acting Career In 1991 Appearing In Television Commercials Before

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McConaughey moved to Longview, Texas – located east of Dallas, where he attended Longview High School. He lived for a year in Warnervale, New South Wales, Australia, as a Rotary exchange student in 1988. McConaughey attended the College of Communication at the University of Texas at Austin, where he joined Delta Tau Delta International Fraternity and lived at The Castilian residence hall. McConaughey began his acting career in 1991, appearing in television commercials, before being cast in Richard Linklater’s film Dazed and Confused, which became a critical success, garnering largely positive reviews. He also appeared in Ben Stiller’s Tropic Thunder, replacing Owen Wilson after Wilson’s suicide attempt.

McConaughey Began His Acting Career In 1991 Appearing In Television Commercials Before

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McConaughey, the youngest of three boys, was born in Uvalde, Texas. McConaughey’s mother and late father divorced and re-married each other several times. McConaughey attended the College of Communication at the University of Texas at Austin, where he joined Delta Tau Delta International Fraternity and lived at The Castilian residence hall. McConaughey began his acting career in 1991, appearing in television commercials, before being cast in Richard Linklater’s film Dazed and Confused, which became a critical success, garnering largely positive reviews. That same year, McConaughey was named People magazine’s “Sexiest Man Alive” for 2005.

McConaughey Began His Acting Career In 1991 Appearing In Television Commercials Before

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Matthew David McConaughey ( /m?’k?n?he?/; born November 4, 1969) is an American actor. McConaughey is best known more recently for his performances as a leading man in the romantic comedies The Wedding Planner, How to Lose a Guy in 10 Days, Failure to Launch, Ghosts of Girlfriends Past and Fool’s Gold. McConaughey has Irish ancestry and had a Methodist upbringing. McConaughey began his acting career in 1991, appearing in television commercials, before being cast in Richard Linklater’s film Dazed and Confused, which became a critical success, garnering largely positive reviews. That same year, McConaughey was named People magazine’s “Sexiest Man Alive” for 2005.
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Matthew David McConaughey ( /m?’k?n?he?/; born November 4, 1969) is an American actor. After a series of minor roles in the early 1990s, McConaughey gained notice for his breakout role in Dazed and Confused (1993). McConaughey’s mother and late father divorced and re-married each other several times. McConaughey began his acting career in 1991, appearing in television commercials, before being cast in Richard Linklater’s film Dazed and Confused, which became a critical success, garnering largely positive reviews. After appearing in some smaller roles in Angels in the Outfield, Texas Chainsaw Massacre: The Next Generation, Boys on the Side, the television series Unsolved Mysteries, and as the male lead in the Trisha Yearwood music video for the song Walkaway Joe, McConaughey’s big break came as the lawyer “Jake Brigance” in the 1996 film A Time to Kill, based on the John Grisham novel of the same name. McConaughey was cast in leading roles in many more movies: Contact, Amistad, The Newton Boys, EDtv, and U-571. On September 10, 2000, he appears as himself on the show Sex and the City on HBO, talking with Carrie Bradshaw (played by Sarah Jessica Parker) about optioning her columns to make a movie.

McConaughey Began His Acting Career In 1991 Appearing In Television Commercials Before

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McConaughey is best known more recently for his performances as a leading man in the romantic comedies The Wedding Planner, How to Lose a Guy in 10 Days, Failure to Launch, Ghosts of Girlfriends Past and Fool’s Gold. He began in fall of 1989 and graduated in the spring of 1993 with a B.S. degree in Radio-Television-Film. McConaughey began his acting career in 1991, appearing in television commercials, before being cast in Richard Linklater’s film Dazed and Confused, which became a critical success, garnering largely positive reviews.

McConaughey Began His Acting Career In 1991 Appearing In Television Commercials Before

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Matt Mcconaughey


Matthew David McConaughey ( /m?’k?n?he?/; born November 4, 1969) is an American actor. McConaughey is best known more recently for his performances as a leading man in the romantic comedies The Wedding Planner, How to Lose a Guy in 10 Days, Failure to Launch, Ghosts of Girlfriends Past and Fool’s Gold. While in high school, he was voted most handsome in the Longview Lobo Yearbook. McConaughey began his acting career in 1991, appearing in television commercials, before being cast in Richard Linklater’s film Dazed and Confused, which became a critical success, garnering largely positive reviews. By the early 2000s, he was frequently cast in romantic comedies, including The Wedding Planner and How to Lose a Guy in 10 Days, both of which were successful at the box office.

McConaughey Began His Acting Career In 1991 Appearing In Television Commercials Before

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McConaughey moved to Longview, Texas– located east of Dallas, where he attended Longview High School. He lived for a year in Warnervale, New South Wales, Australia, as a Rotary exchange student in 1988. McConaughey began his acting career in 1991, appearing in television commercials, before being cast in Richard Linklater’s film Dazed and Confused, which became a critical success, garnering largely positive reviews.

McConaughey Began His Acting Career In 1991 Appearing In Television Commercials Before

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McConaughey’s mother and late father divorced and re-married each other several times. McConaughey began his acting career in 1991, appearing in television commercials, before being cast in Richard Linklater’s film Dazed and Confused, which became a critical success, garnering largely positive reviews. After appearing in some smaller roles in Angels in the Outfield, Texas Chainsaw Massacre: The Next Generation, Boys on the Side, the television series Unsolved Mysteries, and as the male lead in the Trisha Yearwood music video for the song Walkaway Joe, McConaughey’s big break came as the lawyer “Jake Brigance” in the 1996 film A Time to Kill, based on the John Grisham novel of the same name. He also appeared in Ben Stiller’s Tropic Thunder, replacing Owen Wilson after Wilson’s suicide attempt.