Occupation:Actor, Producer, Writer
Birthday:October 8, 1970
Matt Damon is an American actor, screenwriter, and producer from the Boston area. In his youth, Damon was active in drama and appeared in multiple school plays. After matriculating at Harvard University, he appeared in student productions and quickly segued into professional acting work. He got his big break with the film he co-wrote with his long-time friend Ben Affleck, the 1997 Oscar-winning drama Good Will Hunting. Damon rose to prominence with multiple films afterwards, including the Bourne franchise and his 2015 Oscar-nominated role in The Martian. In 2016, he starred in the latest installment of the Jason Bourne film series.