Matthew Paige Damon is a screenwriter, film producer, and actor from the United States. Listed as one of Forbes’ most bankable stars, his films have grossed over $3.88 billion at the North American box office, making him one of the highest-grossing actors of all time. He has won an Academy Award and two Golden Globe Awards, as well as nominations for three British Academy Film Awards, six Screen Actors Guild Awards, and seven Primetime Emmy Awards.
Damon’s acting career began in high school theater productions. In the film Mystic Pizza, he made his professional acting debut (1988). He went on to appear in the films Courage Under Fire (1996) and The Rainmaker (1997). In 1997, he and Ben Affleck co-wrote and starred in Good Will Hunting, which won them the Academy and Golden Globe awards for Best Screenplay.
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Damon would reunite with director Christopher Nolan for Nolan’s upcoming biographical film Oppenheimer in 2021, following a cameo in Interstellar. He will play Leslie Groves, the Manhattan Project’s director. In 2022, he was set to star in an untitled feature film co-written and directed by Ben Affleck, based on the life of former Nike executive Sonny Vaccaro.