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A slight comic actor chiefly known for his boyish charm, Matthew Broderick was born on March 21, 1962 in New York City, to Patricia Broderick (née Biow), a playwright and painter, and James Broderick, an actor. His father had Irish and English ancestry, and his mother was from a Jewish family (from Germany and Poland). Matthew initially took up ... See full bio »

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Nominated for 1 Golden Globe. Another 2 wins & 11 nominations. See more awards »

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 2016 Look Away (post-production)
 2014 The American Side
Borden Chase
 2011 New Year's Eve
Mr. Buellerton (uncredited)
 2011/I Margaret
 2009 Wonderful World
Ben Singer
 2007 Bee Movie
Adam Flayman (voice)
 2004 Marie and Bruce
 2003 Good Boy!
Hubble (voice)
 1994 The Lion King
Adult Simba (voice)
 1988 She's Having a Baby
Ferris Bueller (uncredited)
 1985 1918
 1985 Ladyhawke
 1983 WarGames
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Other Works:

Portrayed Felix Unger in "The Odd Couple" play by Neil Simon, on Broadway at the Brooks Atkinson Theatre, Manhattan, New York City, New York, USA. See more »

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6 Interviews | 13 Articles | 7 Pictorials | 2 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »


5' 8" (1.73 m)

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In a 1988 Premiere magazine article, Matthew talked about his love scene with his Torch Song Trilogy (1988) co-star Brian Kerwin. He said, "It was fun being romantic, sexy with a man". See more »


His father was of Irish, with some English, ancestry. His mother's family was Jewish (from Germany and Poland). See more »


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