Matthew Modine

Matthew Modine

actor, producer, director

Matthew Modine was born on Mar 22, 1959 in USA. Matthew Modine's big-screen debut came with Baby It's You directed by John Sayles in 1983, strarring Steve. Matthew Modine is known for My Love Affair with Marriage directed by Signe Baumane, Dagmara Dominczyk stars as Zelma and Michele Pawk as Biology. Matthew Modine has got 18 awards and 11 nominations so far. The most recent award Matthew Modine achieved is The Webby Awards. The upcoming new movie Matthew Modine plays is Oppenheimer which will be released on Jul 21, 2023.

The youngest of seven, Matthew was born in Loma Linda, Ca, to Dolores (Warner), a bookkeeper, and Mark Alexander Modine, a drive-in theater manager. After graduating high school in Imperial Beach, Ca. Modine moved to NYC (1979). Matthew studied with Stella Adler at her Conservatory of Acting. While still a student of hers, he began landing starring roles in film, and later theatre and television. Matthew has worked with many of the most highly regarded directors including, Christopher Nolan, Oliver Stone, Sir Alan Parker, Stanley Kubrick, Robert Altman, Abel Ferrara, Alan J. Pakula, John Schlesinger, Tony Richardson, Robert Falls, Sir Peter Hall, Spike Lee, Tom DiCillo, Mike Figgis, Jonathan Demme and John Sayles. A partial list of his films include: The Dark Knight Rises (2012), Birdy (1984), Crazy for You (1985), Full Metal Jacket (1987), Veuve, mais pas trop... (1988), Gross Anatomy (1989), Memphis Belle (1990), Fenêtre sur Pacifique (1990), Short Cuts - Les Américains (1993), Les leçons de la vie (1994) and L'enfer du dimanche (1999).Matthew is the recipient of a Golden Globe Award, Venice Film Festival Volpi Cup and Golden Lion. Mary (2005), directed by Abel Ferrara, co-starring Juliette Binoche and Forest Whitaker, won the Special Jury Prize at the Venice Film Festival. Birdy won the Cannes Film Festival Gran Prix. Equinox (1992), directed by Alan Rudolph, received four Independent Spirit Award nominations including Best Actor and Best Film. For his work in television, Matthew was part of the Emmy winning Showtime series Weeds (2005). He has received Golden Globe and Emmy Award nominations for the M.O.W. Les secrets du silence (1997) and HBO's Emmy winning Les soldats de l'espérance (1993). Modine has directed several distinguished short films: When I Was a Boy (1993), Smoking (1994), Ecce Pirate (1997), I Think I Thought (2008) and To Kill an American (2008).

  • Birthday

    Mar 22, 1959
  • Place of Birth

    Loma Linda, California, USA
  • Also known

    Мэттью Модайн, 매튜 모딘, Мэтью Модайн

Known For


18 wins & 11 nominations

The Webby Awards
Video - Public Service & Activism
Winner - People's Voice
Riviera International Film Festival
Winner - Career Award
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