Matt Damon net worth: Matt Damon is an American actor, author, producer and philanthropist who has a net worth of $170 million. Matt Damon was born on October eight, 1970 in Cambridge, Massachusetts. One of Matt’s childhood finest mates is fellow A-Lister Ben Affleck. Damon attended Harvard University from 1988 to 1992 however left earlier than absolutely graduating. He and Affleck each wished to be actors from a really early age. Throughout the late 80s and early 90s, Matt landed a number of roles in films like “Mystic Pizza”, “Courage Under Fire” and “School Ties”. His large break got here when he Ben Affleck wrote the screenplay for 1997’s “Good Will Hunting”. They every acquired an Academy Award for Best Screenplay and Damon was nominated for Best Actor for the movie. Other necessary movie roles shortly adopted in blockbusters comparable to “Saving Private Ryan”, “The Talented Mr. Ripley”. Damon struck critical pay dust when he landed the starring function within the Jason Bourne franchise. He additionally appeared in all three of George Clooney’s “Ocean’s” trilogy. Matt Damon has a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame, has acquired many award nominations, together with four from the Screen Actors Guild and was voted Sexiest Man Alive in 2007 by People Magazine. He additionally owns his personal film manufacturing firm known as Live Planet. Matt can be an lively producer. He famously gave the lead performing function in Manchester by the Sea and as an alternative opted to behave as a producer. His alternative, Casey Affleck (Ben’s little brother) went on to win an Oscar for the function. When he is not performing, Matt is extraordinarily obsessed with philanthropy, specializing in clear water efforts in third world nations.