Matthew McConaughey is an Academy Award-winning actor who has starred in several successful films, which I’m sure you have seen! Matthew graduated from the University of Texas at Austin and orignally wanted to be a lawyer, but he got his first big break in acting with the 1993 film Dazed and Confused.
After his big break in acting, Matthew moved to Los Angeles where he experienced even more fame and starred in productions such as Lone Star and a Time to Kill. In the 2000s, Hollywood began casting Matthew in several iconic romantic comedies, including The Wedding Planner with Jennifer Lopez and How to Lose a Guy in Ten Days with Kate Hudson. Matthew continued to star in romantic comedies during the 2000s, but at the end of the decade, he decided to take a hiatus and shift the focus of his acting career away from rom coms.
You may have seen Matthew star in films such as Mud, The Wolf of Wall Street, and the sci-fi thriller Instellstellar, but did you know in addition to being a top actor, he’s an author as well? TODAY Matthew releases his memoir, Greenlights, that includes his classic outlaw wisdom, incredible stories from his career, and the truth about finding greater satisfaction in the midst of fame.
In our interview, Matthew shares some of the wisdom in his new book Greenlights, opens up about his past, and even takes a moment to examine his life through the eyes of his 60-year-old self. I had such a great time talking with Matthew, and I can’t wait for you guys to listen to everything he has to say!
Join me on Episode 1022 to learn about the keys to success, making it in Hollywood, and mastering yourself with the one and only Matthew McConaughey!