Matthew Paige Damon publicly known as Matt Damon is an oscar-nominated actor, producer and academy award-winning screenwriter. Matt has been a prominent part of Hollywood mainstream cinema since he debuted in 1988. With a career expanding over 30 years, Damon has given us so many memorable performances and movies. Matt Damon net worth is reported to be around $170 million.
Matt Damon was born in Cambridge, Massachusetts on October 8, 1970. He did his schooling at Cambridge Alternative School and Cambridge Rindge and Latin School. Damon performed as an actor in various high school theatre productions. Later on, Damon went to Harvard for his further studies but Damon felt as if large cinema screens of Hollywood were calling him and soon dropped out of Harvard to pursue his career in acting. It was in Harvard where he started writing “Good Will Hunting” as a class project for English Class for which later he later on an academy award along with Ben Affleck.
Damon started his acting career with the movie “Mystic Pizza” in 1988. After his debut in 1988, Damon starred in many movies but was still not an established, actor. Then in 1996, he did the movie “Courage Under Fire” which gave him the limelight and his performance in that movie was appreciated by many.
We all know that Matt Damon and Ben Affleck are very good friends. What very few people know is that they have been friends since they were a child. Damon and Affleck together wrote the screenplay of “Good Will Hunting” for which they won an Oscar for “Best Original Screenplay. “Good Will Hunting”, today, is remembered as a classic movie and has been winning so many hearts.
Matt Damon got fame and established himself as an A-lister actor in the year 2001 when he acted in the movie “Ocean’s Eleven”. Later on, he went on to act in the sequels of the film “Ocean’s Twelve” and “Ocean’s Thirteen”.
Matt Damon has starred in many Hollywood blockbusters some of which are “Invictus”, “True grit”, “The Adjustment Bureau” and “The Martian”. Damon has won many awards and has been nominated so many times. He has been nominated for Oscar five times, three times for acting, one for writing and one for producing.
Matt Damon Net Worth
The movies which Damon has featured in has collectively earned more than 3 billion dollars making him one of the most bankable stars of all time. His movies are loved by fans and cinema lovers and have blessed with so many hits in his pocket. With so many hits and an extraordinarily good box-office collection, Damon has made a reasonable amount of wealth.
As of now, Matt Damon net worth is $170 million making him one the richest actors.
|Net Worth||$170 Million|
|Date of Birth||October 8, 1970|
|Height||5 feet and 10 inches|