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What Makes Matt Damon One Of The Richest Actors Of This Era?

Shailendra Poudel Published On Sun Jul 07 2019   Modified On Mon Mar 02 2020
What Makes Matt Damon One Of The Richest Actors Of This Era?


    What Makes Matt Damon One Of The Richest Actors Of This Era?

    Matt Damon is an American actor, film producer, and screenwriter. The legendry actor made his biggest breakthrough after writing and featuring in the megahit movie Good Will Hunting. His smashing work in the project also earned him the Oscar and Golden Globe awards. He also ranked as a most bankable star and also one of the highest-grossing actors of all time by Forbes magazine. 

    Matt Damon's Biography: Early Life & Education

    Matt was born on 8th October 1970 in Cambridge, Massachusetts. He is the youngest child of  Kent Telfer Demon a stockbroker and Nancy Carlsson-Paige education professor at Lasley University. Matt has an older brother Kyle Demon. He was close to him mom and even took her last name as his middle name.

    As for his education, he joins Cambridge Alternative School and then Cambridge Rindge and Latin School, where he was a good student. Matt performed as an actor in several high school theater production. He credited his drama teacher, Gerry Spece, as an important artistic influence.

    Matt attended Harvard University, where he was a resident of Lowell House and a member of the class of 1992. He left University before receiving his degree to take a lead role in the film Geronimo: An American Legend.

    He belongs to mixed ethnicity and his birth sign is Libra.

    Matt Damon's  Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement

    • Age: As of 2020, the actor is aged of 49-years-old.
    • Body Measurement: He has muscular body with chest 44 in, waist 33 in and biceps 15.5 in
    • Height: Matt stands with a good height of 5 feet 10 inches/177 cm which is similar to actor Dan Petronijevic and model Tabria Majors.
    • Weight: Similarly, he weighs 84 kg/185 lbs.
    • Eyes Color: His blue eyes are bright and beautiful.
    • Hair Color: Likewise, he has naturally light brown hair.

    Who Is Matt Damon's Wife? 

    Matt Damon is a married man who tied the knot with Luciana Barroso on 9th December 2005. The couple wedded in a private civil ceremony at the Manhattan Marriage Bureau.  

    Matt Damon with his wife 

    Matt met his wife in Miami while shooting for the movies Stuck on You.The couple got engaged in September 2005 and after 2 month later got married through a private wedding ceremony at the Manhattan Marriage Bureau.


    Matt Damon Family.

    The husband and wife have three daughters Isabella Damon, born in June 2006, Gia Zavala Damon, born in August 2008, Stella Damon, born in October 2010. The actor also has a stepdaughter, Alexia Barroso, born in 1998 from his previous marriage. 

    They lived in Pacific Palisades in Los Angeles with as being a happy family.

    Matt Damon was selected in 50 most beautiful people in the world by People magazine. 

    What Is Matt Damon Net Worth?

    As of 2020, Matt Damon has an estimated net worth of around $170 million. He earned his net worth from his career as an actor and producer.

    He earned his salary as an actor in the Hollywood film industry. 

    Some of his movie with salary as below:

    • The Good Old Boys $20,000
    • Good Will Hunting $300,000
    • Rounders $600,000
    • The Talented Mr. Ripley $5,000,000
    • All the Pretty Horses $5,500,000
    • Ocean's Eleven $5,000,000
    • The Bourne Identity $10,00,000
    • The Brothers Grimm $10,000,000
    • The Bourne Ultimatum $26,000,000
    • The Martian $25,000,000
    • Interstellar $8 million
    • Elysium $20 million
    • Invictus $15 million

    Talking about his wealth Matt Damon also has property worth millions. He has a penthouse in Brooklyn Heights  $16.645 million and two apartments worth $1.29 million and  $2.985 million.

    Furthermore, He also holds a real estate in a sea-breezy upper Riviera area of Pacific Palisades which includes 9000 square foot Zen-modern mansion with seven bedrooms, bathrooms.

    Here is some list of his medium of transportation:

    • Tesla Roadster $250,000
    • Toyota Sequoia $49,695
    • Cadillac Escalade $86,447
    • Tesla Model S. $110,700
    • Pegasus Elite Aviation Jet $8.5 million.


    American actor started his career in 1988 with a small role of Donal Petrie in the movie Mystic Pizza later worked in various films. He got his major role in 1992 alongside actor Brendan Fraser and Ben Affleck.

    Furthermore, his writing career started with the film The Good Will Hunting with comedian-actor Robin Williams and again sharing a screen with Ben Affleck. 

    Matt with Ben Affleck after winning Golden Globe Award. 

    Matt and Ben both co-wrote the films and won Academy Awards for Best Original Screenplay, Golden Globe Awards Best Screenplay – Motion Picture and various other awards in acting and screenplay.

    He had worked with many big directors like Steven Spielberg, Steven Andrew Soderbergh, George Clooney, Martin Charles Scorsese, and Chinese legendary director Zhang Yimou.

    Likewise, he also worked as a producer in various television series, documentary and feature films. 

    Some of his worth mentioning films are:

    • Courage Under Fire (1996)
    • The Rainmaker (1997)
    • Good Will Hunting (1997) worked as a writer and actor.
    • Saving Private Ryan (1998)
    • The Talented Mr. Ripley (1999)
    • Ocean's Eleven (2001)
    • Good Will Hunting(2002)
    • The Bourne Supremacy (2004)
    • Ocean's Twelve (2004)
    • Syriana (2005)
    • The Brothers Grimm (2005)
    • The Departed (2006)
    • The Bourne Ultimatum (2007)
    • Ocean's Thirteen (2007)
    • Invictus (2009)
    • The Informant! (2009)
    • True Grit (2010)
    • Hereafter (2010)
    • The Adjustment Bureau (2011)
    • Contagion (2011)
    • We Bought a Zoo (2011)
    • Behind the Candelabra (2013)
    • Elysium (2013)
    • Interstellar (2014)
    • The Martian (2015)
    • Jason Bourne (2016) also worked as a producer.
    • Ford v Ferrari (2019)

    Here is a quick summary of Matt Damon

    Who is Matt Damon?

    Matt Damon is an American actor and Producer.

    Who is Matt Damon Parents?

    His father Kent Telfer Demon was stockbroker and mother Nancy Carlsson-Paige was education professor at Lasley.

    What is Matt Damon Net Worth?

    As of 2020, Matt has $170 million as his net worth.

    Is Matt Damon still married?

    He is still in married relation with his wife.

    Are Matt Damon and Ben Affleck related?

    Matt Damon and Ben Affleck are both childhood friend and also co writer of The Good Will Hunting.

    In which Haircut does Matt Damon looks good?

    He looks good in every hair cut, but he looks very appealing with short hair.