Matthew was born on November 4th, 1969 in Uvalde, Texas. He has a brother, Rooster, and his mother, Kay, is a school teacher. He graduated from Longview High School in 1988, in Texas.
Matthew lived briefly in Australia following high school. He adopted an Australian accent for a while after he moved back to the USA.
Matthew is a member of the Delta Tau Delta International Fraternity. He has dated actresses Ashley Judd and Sandra Bullock. In 1996, he travelled around Peru after filming A Time to Kill. Matthew has also starred in other movies including, How To Lose A Guy In 10 days, The Wedding Planner , Boys On The Side and Fool's Gold.
|Sing||Dec 21, 2016||Buster Moon / Buster Moon||5.7|
|The Newton Boys||Mar 27, 1998||Willis Newton||5.6|
|A Time to Kill||Jul 24, 1996||Jake Tyler Brigance||8.8|
|We Are Marshall||Dec 22, 2006||Jack Lengyel||8.0|
|Free State of Jones||Jun 24, 2016||Newton Knight / Newton Knight||6.4|
|21 Years: Richard Linklater||Nov 7, 2014||Cast||6.0|
|Two for the Money||Oct 7, 2005||Brandon Lang||2.1|
|Gold||Jan 27, 2017||Producer / Kenny Wells / Kenny Wells||6.0|
|Edtv||Mar 26, 1999||Ed 'Eddie' Pekurny||8.8|
|Failure to Launch||Mar 10, 2006||Tripp||5.6|
|The Paperboy||Oct 5, 2012||Ward Jansen||5.8|
|How to Lose a Guy in 10 Days||Feb 7, 2003||Ben Barry||6.7|
|Sahara||Apr 8, 2005||Executive Producer / Dirk Pitt||8.0|