Interesting Questions, Facts and Information
- There are a total of 20 general entries.
Interesting Questions, Facts, and Information
|Who did he share an on and off-screen romance with?||Matt Damon
|In the movie 'Courage Under Fire' how many pounds did he have to lose?||Matt Damon
40. He only ate egg whites and chicken.
|In what movie did he play in with Meg Ryan?||Matt Damon
|Who are Matt Damon's co-stars in 'Good Will Hunting'?||Matt Damon
Ben Affleck and Minnie Driver.
|Why didn't Tom Hanks want Matt to play the role of Private James Ryan in the hit movie "Saving Private Ryan"?||The Ultimate Matt Damon
He was too skinny. Matt lost a whole lot of weight for "Courage Under Fire", that's why Mr. Hanks thought him too thin. Interesting fact: Mark Wahlberg was supposed to be in "Ocean's Eleven", whereas Matt turned down the "Planet of The Apes" movie! Coincidence?
Best Original Screenplay. The movie, co-written by Matt and Ben Affleck, won the said award in 1997. It also stars Robin Williams and Minnie Driver.
Paige. Paige is his mother's maiden name.
1997. "Good Will Hunting" was released on Christmas Day of 1997. It was the surprise hit of the year.
Harvard. Matt attended Harvard from 1988 until 1991. He dropped out in his junior year to pursue his acting career.
Yes. Matt played shortstop on a Little League team in Cambridge, MA. His friend Ben Affleck also played.
1. Matt has one brother named Kyle.
October 8, 1970. Matt was born on October 8, 1970 in Cambridge, MA to Kent and Nancy Damon.