Matthew Broderick

Matthew Broderick

Age: 55
Born: March 21, 1962
New York, New York

Actor

Year
Amusement Park 2019
The American Side 2016
Rules Don't Apply 2016
Trainwreck 2015 Himself
Dirty Weekend 2015
30 Rock: Season 7 2013
Louie: The Complete First Season 2011
Who Do You Think You Are? Season 1 2011
Margaret 2011 John Andrew Van Tassel
Tower Heist 2011
Wonderful World 2010 Ben Singer
Then She Found Me 2008 Benjamin 'Ben' Green
Finding Amanda 2008 Taylor Peters
Diminished Capacity 2008
Deck the Halls 2006 Steve
Strangers with Candy 2006
The Producers 2005 Leo Bloom
The Stepford Wives 2004 Walter Eberhart
The Last Shot 2004
The Lion King 1 1/2 2004 (voice)
Marie and Bruce 2004 Bruce
Good Boy! 2003 Hubble (voice)
The Music Man 2003 Professor Harold Hill
You Can Count On Me 2000
Election 1999
Inspector Gadget 1999
The Lion King II: Simba's Pride 1998 (voice)
Godzilla 1998
Addicted To Love 1997
The Cable Guy 1996
Infinity 1996
The Thief And The Cobbler 1995 (voice)
Mrs. Parker And The Vicious Circle 1994
The Road To Wellville 1994
The Lion King 1994 (voice)
The Night We Never Met 1993
A Life In The Theatre 1993
Out On A Limb 1992
The Freshman 1990
Family Business 1989
Glory 1989
Torch Song Trilogy 1988
Biloxi Blues 1988
Project X 1987
Ferris Bueller's Day Off 1986
On Valentine's Day 1986
Courtship 1986
1918 1985
Ladyhawke 1985
Max Dugan Returns 1983
WarGames 1983 David

Director

Year
Infinity 1996

Photo: Copyright of Fox, Deck the Halls.

Profile created on November 2, 1998.

Did you know?

  • Matthew is married to actress Sarah Jessica Parker.
  • Matthew met Sarah when he was directing her brother Toby in a play. She came to his rehearsal one day and the pair have been inseparable since.
  • Matthew's passion is the theater stage.
  • Mel Brooks is his childhood hero.
  • Matthew dated Ferris Bueller's Day Off co-star Jennifer Grey.
  • Matthew dated actress Helen Hunt.
  • Matthew graduated from the Walden School, a private high school on Manhattan's Upper West Side.
  • Matthew opted out of college and instead studied acting under Uta Hagen.
  • In 1987, Matthew and then girlfriend Jennifer Grey were in Ireland and were involved in a fatal car crash. Matthew hit another car and the two women died. He plead guilty to a reckless driving charge and was fined $175. Matthew says it still haunts him to this day.
  • Matthew and Sarah live in a townhouse in SoHo.
  • Matthew doesn't use shaving cream, but instead hot cream and a brush.
  • Matthew replaces his old shoes with the exact same style of lace up shoes from Brooks Brothers. He has worn them for years.
  • Matthew starred in the multi-Tony winning play "The Producers."
 

Undiscovered Picks

Upcoming movies worth watching that you may not have heard of.

  • The Salesman
  • Fear, Inc.
  • The Outcasts
  • Wait Till Helen Comes
  • Rupture