Matt Damon, a famous screen star and philanthropist was born October 8, 1970 in Newton Massachusetts. Parents are Kent, a stockbroker, Realtor and tax preparer, and mother Nancy, an early childhood education professor. Kent and Nancy divorced when Matt was two years old. Nancy took Matt and his older brother Kyle to live in communal housing in Cambridge, Massachusetts when she separated from Kent. At the age of 10, Matt met Ben Affleck and they are still best friends today. On December 9, 2005, Matt married Luciana Barroso in Manhattan, New York. To date, Matt and Luciana have 4 daughters, Alexia, Luciana‰Ûªs daughter from a previous marriage, Isabella, Gia and Stella. Matt Damon‰Ûªs qualities as kind and decent man are noted as well as his star qualities.
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2. Income & Salary
Beginning in 1988 as ‰ÛÏSteamer‰Û in the movie Mystic Pizza, Matt has performed in 65 productions to date. Films include the Ocean‰Ûªs Eleven and Bourne series. Matt Damon‰Ûªs voice is also in a number of animated films including Spirit and Ponyo. The first significant payout received as an actor was $600,000 for his role as Mike McDermott in the movie Rounders. His value increased to $20 million for the Bourne Ultimatum blockbuster. Matt also has earned money from his production company and screenplays that he has written.
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3. Estimated Net Worth
There are several recent films that are either newly released or not yet released so their earnings have not been published but the talented Mr. Damon is expected to earn significantly more from Elysium and Behind the Candelabra which were both released in 2013. Annual income is estimated at 23 to 24 million for 2012 and 2013. Matt Damon‰Ûªs net worth is assessed at $88 million before earnings on his most recent films.
How much is Matt Damon’s Net Worth? $88 Million!
Video Transcript:Matt Damon is a talented actor, producer and writer, among other things. He gained fame through his movies, including his star-making role in 1997’s “Good Will Hunting” alongside Ben Affleck, about a decade after he began acting in films. Other significant film roles followed, including his title roles in “Saving Private Ryan,” “The Talented Mr. Ripley” and the Bourne franchise. He has garnered numerous awards and received a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame, and his contributions behind the camera have been just as impressive. He also owns his own movie company, Live Planet.Born in 1970, Damon was well on his way to achieving his acting dreams by his early 20s, and by 30, he was a certified star. While he owns one mansion worth 16 million dollars and another worth 20 million dollars, he has poured a lot of money into charitable causes and is widely known to be a philanthropist. Born in Cambridge, Massachusetts, he is the husband of Luciana Barroso and the father of four children, Alexia Barroso, Isabella Damon, Gia Zavala Damon and Stella Damon.Since receiving an Oscar for co-writing “Good Will Hunting,” Damon’s credibility as an actor, writer and producer has steadily increased, and he has received higher and higher paychecks for his work. While he earned only $600,000 for his role in “Good Will Hunting,” he made $20 million for filming “The Bourne Ultimatum.” Despite the amount of money that he has given away, his net worth is $75 million.Video Credit: AlphaLife.me on YouTubehttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TcQTeluE8V0