Birth Name: Matthew Mcconaughey
Birth Place: Uvalde, Texas, USA
McConaughey was born in the South Texas city of Uvalde on Nov. 4, 1969. He was the youngest son of Kay, a kindergarten teacher, and Jim, a former pro football player who ran a gas station before starting an oil pipe fitting company. The venture was a rapid success, and when McConaughey was 10 years old, the family relocated to the booming East Texas oil town of Longview. It was here that the charismatic kid grew up ingrained with that unique Texas independent spirit and solid values of honesty, respect, and hard work. As a teenager, he was serious and accomplished in school, but attacked his time off with as much gusto, spending his Friday afternoons raising beer money for the weekend party ...
Matthew McConaughey's 'Dazed And Confused' Audition Tape From Early 90s (Watch)
Check Out Who's Presenting At Sunday Night's Golden Globe Awards...
Seven Great Actors Who Excel In The Movies And On TV
The Physical Realities of 'Interstellar' Inspire VFX Master Paul Franklin
What to Watch for at the Oscars
One Last Chance to See Interstellar in IMAX!
Top 10 Before They Were Famous Actor Performances in Music Videos