Matthew Modine Bio, Age, Height, Weight, Family, Education, Relationship, Career, TV shows & Movies, Awards, Net Worth

Matthew Modine’s Bio

Matthew Modine is a celebrated American actor known for appearing in films like “Transporter” (2005), “Sicario; Day of the Soldado” (2018), “Wrong Turn” (2021) and “Oppenheimer” (2023). He is known for his versatility in acting and has left an indelible mark on the world of film and television.

Matthew Modine Age

Born Matthew Avery Modine on March 22, 1959, in Loma Linda, California, United States, he is 64 years old as of 2023.

Matthew Modine Height and Weight

He stands at approximately 6 feet 3 inches (190 cm) tall and maintains a weight of around 81kg, a healthy and fit physique that complements his height.

Matthew Modine’s Family

Modine is the son of Mark Alexander Modine,  who managed drive-in theatres, and Dolores Warner, who is a bookkeeper. He is the youngest of 6 siblings who are; Mark Modine, Michael Modine, Elizabeth Modine, Russell Modine, Maury Modine and Marcia Modine. He comes from a close-knit family that has supported his career.

Matthew Modine Education

He attended Mar Vista High School in Imperial Beach, California, and later pursued his education at Brigham Young University.

Matthew Modine’s Relationship

Modine has been married to a makeup and wardrobe stylist, Caridad Rivera, since 1980. The couple has two children, Boman, who is an assistant director for films and Ruby, who is an actress, singer and ballet dancer.

Matthew Modine with Caridad Rivera

Matthew Modine’s Career

Matthew Modine’s acting career has been marked by his wide range of roles in film and television. He has portrayed characters in various genres, earning critical acclaim for his performances.

Modine is well-known for his role as Pvt. Joker in Stanley Kubrick‘s classic film “Full Metal Jacket” (1987). This film is often cited as a highlight of his career. He has also appeared in notable films like “Birdy” (1984), “Vision Quest” (1985), “Gross Anatomy” (1989), “Cutthroat Island” (1995), “The Dark Knight Rises” (2012) and “Oppenheimer” (2023).

In addition to film, Modine has made his mark on television, including roles in “Stranger Things” (2016–2022) and “And the Band Played On” (1993). His ability to adapt to diverse roles and deliver compelling performances is a testament to his acting talent.

Matthew Modine in the film Stranger Things

Matthew Modine TV Shows & Movies

Some of his notable TV shows and movies include:

  • “Streamers” (1983)
  • “Birdy” (1984)
  • “Vision Quest” (1985)
  • “Full Metal Jacket” (1987)
  • “And the Band Played On” (1993)
  • “Transporter” (2005)
  • “Stranger Things” (2016–2022)
  • “Super Sex” (2016)
  • “Speed Kills” (2018)
  • “Sicario; Day of the Soldado” (2018)
  • “Wrong Turn” (2021)
  • “Retribution” (2023)
  • “Oppenheimer” (2023)
Matthew Modine in the film Oppenheimer

Matthew Modine’s Awards

He has received recognition for his work, including awards like;

  • Venice Film Festival for Best Actor (1983) in “Streamers”
  • Tribeca Film Festival for Best Narrative Short Film (2016) in “Super Sex”
  • Screen Actors Guild Awards for Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series (2017) in “Stranger Things”
Matthew Modine won the Screen Actors Guild Award

Matthew Modine’s Net Worth

Modine’s net worth is estimated at $10 million. His long and successful acting career has contributed to his financial well-being.

His enduring talent and remarkable range as an actor have solidified his position as a respected figure in the entertainment industry. His dedication to his craft and his ability to bring characters to life on screen continues to captivate audiences.

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