Matt Damon is an American actor, writer, producer, and philanthropist. At the time of this writing, Matt Damon's total wealth is $170 million.
Matthew Page Damon was born on October 8, 1970, in Cambridge, Massachusetts. His parents, stockbroker Kent Damon, and Professor Nancy Carlson-Pagge, divorced when Matt was two years old.
In the late '80s and early '90s, Matt played a few roles in films like Mystic Pizza, Karez Under Fire, and School Tie.
Matt Damon hit serious pay dirt when he was cast into George Clooney's "Oceans" trilogy. He appeared in all three installments as The Conman Linus Caldwell.
Matt is extremely passionate about philanthropy and supports 37 charitable organizations. He is an ambassador for Oneexone, a non-profit organization that tries to improve children's lives.
In 2003, Matt was filming the comedy Stuck on You in Miami. One night at a local club, he met Luciana Barroso, who was then a bartender and single mom, and knew immediately that he wanted to marry her.
There has been a long-standing public "feud" between Damon and Jimmy Kimmel until the early days of Jimmy Kimmel Live. It originated with a simple, off-the-cuff joke.
In October 2019, Matt revealed that he was offered a starring role in the 2009 Avatar. As part of the offer, he would have received a share of the film's box office profits.
In 2017, at the height of the Harvey Weinstein controversy and the #MeToo movement, Damon gave a series of interviews in which he seemed to reduce the abuse he faced with sexual assault victims.
In 2012 Matt and Louisiana paid $15 million for an impressive mansion in los angeles' Pacific Palisads neighborhood.