Matthew Modine Height Weight Age Shoe Size

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.

How tall is Matthew Modine and what is his weight? Matthew Modine's height is 6' 3" іn fееt аnd іnсhеѕ or 190.5 іn cеntіmеtrеѕ, his weight is 190 іn pоunds or 86 іn kіlоgrаmѕ. He is 65 years old. His shoe size is 12.5 US | 46 EU.

Matthew Modine

Matthew Modine
Photo: Gage Skidmore / Wikimedia Commons / CC BY-SA 3.0

Birth Date

March 22, 1959


65 years old


United States

Sun Sign


Natural hair color


Eye color



6 ft 3 in | 190.5 cm

Net Worth

$10 Million


86 kg | 190 lbs

Shoe size

12.5 US | 46 EU

Best Movies

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 the 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 as Chip Dove / Ernst

Birdy (1984) drama as 'Birdy'

Vision Quest (1985) coming of age romantic drama as Louden Swain

Married to the Mob (1988) crime comedy as FBI Agent Mike Downey

Pacific Heights (1990) psychological thriller as Drake Goodman

Memphis Belle (1990) war drama as Captain Dennis Dearborn

Any Given Sunday (1999) sports drama as Dr. Ollie Powers

Transporter 2 (2005) action thriller as Senator Jeff Billings

Sicario: Day of the Soldado (2018) action thriller as James Riley

Foster Boy (2019) thriller drama as Michael Trainer

Wrong Turn (2021) horror as Scott

He voiced Bo in musical animated film My Love Affair With Marriage (2022).

Oppenheimer (2023) biographical as Vannevar Bush

Best TV Shows

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 as Jack Robinson

Hitler: The Rise of Evil (2003) CBC/CBS miniseries as Fritz Gerlich

The Bedford Diaries (2006) The WB drama series as Professor Jake Macklin

Weeds (2007) Showtime dark comedy drama series as Sullivan Groff

Proof (2015) TNT supernatural drama series as Ivan Turing

Idiotsitter (2017) Comedy Central sitcom as Dr. J. Lowe

Sanctuary (2019) thriller mystery series 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.