March 22, 1959
63 years old
6 ft 3 in | 190.5 cm
86 kg | 190 lbs
12.5 US | 46 EU
Matthew Avery Modine was born in Loma Linda, California, United States, on March 22, 1959, is an American actor.
Young Matthew Modine began his professional acting career in 1982.
He made his big screen debut in comedy drama film Baby It's You (1983) in role as Steve.
He got his television debut in anthology series ABC Afterschool Special (1982) in episode "Amy & the Angel", in role as Randy.
Matthew's breakthrough performance came as Private / Sergeant J.T. "Joker" Davis in war drama film Full Metal Jacket (1987).
He landed his Broadway debut in a play "The Miracle Worker" (2010) in role as Captain Keller.
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Matthew Modine is 63 years old.
Matthew Modine net worth is around 10 million dollars.
He won the Venice Film Festival Award for Best Actor for his role as Billy in drama war film Streamers (1983).
He won the Venice Film Festival Special Volpi Cup for Best Ensemble Cast for his role as Dr. Ralph Wyman in comedy drama film Short Cuts (1993).
He was nominated for the Golden Globe Award for Best Actor in a Miniseries or Motion Picture Made for Television and a Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actor in a Miniseries or a Movie for his role as Dr. Don Francis in docudrama movie And the Band Played On (1993).
He was nominated for the Independent Spirit Award for Best Male Lead for his role as Henry Petosa / Freddy 'Ace' in drama film Equinox (1992).
He was nominated for the Golden Globe Award for Best Actor in a Miniseries or Motion Picture Made for Television for his role as Sammy Ayers in comedy drama movie What the Deaf Man Heard (1997).
He was nominated for the Golden Satellite Award for Best Performance by an Actor in a Miniseries or a Motion Picture Made for Television for his role as Charlie Gordon in drama film Flowers for Algernon (2000).
The Hotel New Hampshire (1984) comedy drama opposite Rob Lowe and Jodie Foster
Birdy (1984) drama with Nicolas Cage and John Harkins
Vision Quest (1985) coming-of-age romantic drama opposite Linda Fiorentino and Michael Schoeffling
Married to the Mob (1988) crime comedy with Michelle Pfeiffer and Dean Stockwell
Pacific Heights (1990) psychological thriller opposite Melanie Griffith and Michael Keaton
Memphis Belle (1990) war drama with Eric Stoltz and Tate Donovan
Any Given Sunday (1999) sports drama opposite Al Pacino and Cameron Diaz
Transporter 2 (2005) action thriller with Jason Statham and AnnaLynne McCord
Sicario: Day of the Soldado (2018) action thriller opposite Benicio del Toro and Josh Brolin
Foster Boy (2019) thriller drama with Shane Paul McGhie and Lex Scott Davis
Wrong Turn (2021) horror opposite Charlotte Vega and Emma Dumont
He won the Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series for his role as Dr. Martin Brenner in Netflix science fiction horror drama television series Stranger Things (2016-2022).
Jack and the Beanstalk: The Real Story (2001) Hallmark miniseries in role as Jack Robinson
Hitler: The Rise of Evil (2003) CBC/CBS miniseries in role as Fritz Gerlich
The Bedford Diaries (2006) The WB drama series in role as Professor Jake Macklin
Weeds (2007) Showtime dark comedy drama series in role as Sullivan Groff
Proof (2015) TNT supernatural drama seriesin role as Ivan Turing
Idiotsitter (2017) Comedy Central sitcom in role as Dr. J. Lowe
Sanctuary (2019) thriller mystery series in role as Dr. Fisher
Graduated from Mar Vista High School in 1977.
Studied with Stella Adler at her Conservatory of Acting.
He is the youngest of seven children.
Good friends with actor Eric Stoltz.
Founder of Bicycle For A Day (BFAD).
He played Skip in a play "Resurrection Blues" (2006) at The Old Vic, London.
Loves to paint.
Featured in music videos for:
Madonna "Crazy for You" (1985) and "Gambler" (1985)
Logic "1-800-273-8255" (2017)
Jonas Brothers "What a Man Gotta Do" (2020)
He married makeup and wardrobe stylist Caridad Rivera in 1980, they have one daughter, Ruby Wylder Rivera Modine and a son, Boman Mark Rivera Modine.