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Matthew Broderick (I)


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 some English ancestry, and his mother was from a German Jewish/Polish Jewish family. Matthew initially took up ... See full bio »

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Nominated for 1 Golden Globe. Another 2 wins & 8 nominations. See more awards »

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 2015 The Gettysburg Address (Documentary) (post-production)
Reader
 2014 The American Side
Borden Chase
 2011 New Year's Eve
Mr. Buellerton (uncredited)
 2011/I Margaret
John
 2009 Wonderful World
Ben Singer
 2007 Bee Movie
Adam Flayman (voice)
 2004 Marie and Bruce
Bruce
 2003 Good Boy!
Hubble (voice)
 1994 The Lion King
Adult Simba (voice)
 1988 She's Having a Baby
Ferris Bueller (uncredited)
 1985 1918
Brother
 1985 Ladyhawke
Gaston
 1983 WarGames
David
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In addition to being nominated in 2001 for a Tony award (which he lost to his "The Producers" co-star Nathan Lane), Broderick has won two Tony awards: 1983 - Actor in a Featured Role, "Brighton Beach Memoirs", and 1995 - Actor in a Musical, "How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying!". See more »

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

Height:

5' 8" (1.73 m)
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Personal Quote:

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 »

Trivia:

Was involved in a deadly car crash on vacation in Ireland with former girlfriend Jennifer Grey in which he was hurt and two passengers in the other car were killed. See more »

Trademark:

Boyish charm

Star Sign:

Aries

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