March 2010: Made his Broadway debut
in The Miracle Worker on Broadway
opposite Abigail Breslin and Alison Pill.
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Matthew Avery Modine
6' 3" (1.91 m)
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Birdy was the movie that every actor of my generation wanted. The interesting thing about Birdy is that I auditioned for the role of Al Columbato [the part eventually played by Nicolas Cage.] I didn't audition for Birdy. I imagined somebody very, very different playing Birdy. I was up in Toronto working with Mel [Gibson]...
Does not own a television set.
Towering height and slender frame