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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 & 12 nominations. See more awards »

Known For

Ferris Bueller's Day Off
Ferris Bueller's Day Off Ferris Bueller
(1986)
The Lion King
The Lion King Adult Simba
(1994)
Godzilla
Godzilla Dr. Niko Tatopoulos
(1998)
Glory
Glory Col. Robert Gould Shaw
(1989)

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 2016 Rules Don't Apply (completed)
Levar Mathis
 2016 Look Away (post-production)
Murray
 2016 The Gettysburg Address (Documentary) (post-production)
Reader
 2016 The American Side
Borden Chase
 2012-2016 Adventure Time (TV Series)
Spirit of the Forest / Dream Warrior
- Flute Spell (2016) ... Spirit of the Forest (voice)
- Who Would Win (2012) ... Dream Warrior (voice)
 2015 The Jim Gaffigan Show (TV Series)
Matthew Broderick
- Wonderful (2015) ... Matthew Broderick
 2010-2015 Louie (TV Series)
Man / Matthew Broderick
- Sleepover (2015) ... Man
 2015 Trainwreck
Matthew Broderick
 2012 Modern Family (TV Series)
Dave
- Mistery Date (2012) ... Dave
 2008-2012 30 Rock (TV Series)
Cooter Burger
- Cooter (2008) ... Cooter Burger
 2011 New Year's Eve
Mr. Buellerton (uncredited)
 2011/I Margaret
John
 2010 Beach Lane (TV Movie)
Mike Brennan
 2009 Wonderful World
Ben Singer
 2007 Bee Movie
Adam Flayman (voice)
 2004 The Lion King 1 1/2 (Video)
Simba (voice)
 2004 Marie and Bruce
Bruce
 2003 Good Boy!
Hubble (voice)
 1998 The Lion King 2: Simba's Pride (Video)
Simba (voice)
 1995 Frasier (TV Series)
Mark
- She's the Boss (1995) ... Mark (voice)
 1994 The Lion King
Adult Simba (voice)
 1993 A Life in the Theater (TV Movie)
John
 1988 She's Having a Baby
Ferris Bueller (uncredited)
 1985 Faerie Tale Theatre (TV Series)
Prince Henry
- Cinderella (1985) ... Prince Henry
 1985 1918
Brother
 1985 Ladyhawke
Gaston
 1983 WarGames
David
 1981 Lou Grant (TV Series)
Mike
- Generations (1981) ... Mike
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Other Works:

"How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying," a musical comedy revival, with music and lyrics by Frank Loesser [posthumous credit], book by Abe Burrows, Jack Weinstock and Willie Gilbert, based on the novel by Shepherd Mead, music orchestration by Danny Troob, musical direction and vocal arrangements by Ted Sperling, ... 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:

He was originally cast as David Kahane in The Player (1992) when Sidney Lumet was directing. See more »

Trademark:

Boyish charm

Star Sign:

Aries

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