Matthew Broderick

Celebrity

Biography

  • Birth Name: Matthew Broderick
  • Birth Place: New York, NY
  • Date of Birth / Zodiac Sign: 03/21/1962, Aries
  • Profession: Actor; producer; director
User Rating: (87 ratings)
Add Your Rating: 1 stars2 stars3 stars4 stars5 stars
Matthew Broderick Fast Facts:
  • Played football as a teenager, but turned to acting after being sidelined by a knee injury.
  • Made his stage debut in 1980 opposite his father, James Broderick, in a production of On Valentine's Day in New York City.
  • Turned down the role of Alex P. Keaton on Family Ties to spend time with his ailing father.
  • Pleaded guilty to the charge of careless driving after a 1987 car accident in Northern Ireland that killed two women.
  • Appeared alongside future wife Sarah Jessica Parker on Broadway in How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying in 1996.
  • Received rave reviews, and a Tony nomination, for his performance in the Broadway musical The Producers, which opened in 2001; reprised his role in the 2005 film adaptation.
  • Matthew Broderick Relationships:
  • Marion Loretta Elwell Broderick - Daughter
  • Jennifer Grey - Ex-fiancée
  • Patricia Broderick - Mother
  • Janet Broderick Kraft - Sister
  • James Broderick - Father
  • Sarah Jessica Parker - Wife
  • Helen Hunt - Ex-significant Other
  • James Wilke Broderick - Son
  • Martha Broderick - Sister
  • Tabitha Hodge Broderick - Daughter
  • Matthew Broderick Awards:
  • 1994 Emmy: Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Miniseries or Special - Nominee
  • 1987 Golden Globe: Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture - Musical or Comedy - Nominee
  • 1995 Tony: Actor (Musical) - Winner
  • 2001 Tony: Actor (Musical) - Nominee
  • 1983 Tony: Actor (Featured Role--Play) - Winner

Shop

Finding Amanda (2008) Matthew Broderick, Brittany Snow, Maura Tierney
Buy Finding Amanda (2008) Matthew Broderick, Brittany Snow, Maura Tierney from Amazon.com
(DVD)
Usually ships in 24 hours
Buy New: $14.95 (as of 4:26 AM EST - more info)
92Y- Matthew Broderick with Kenneth Lonergan (September 30, 2009)
Buy 92Y- Matthew Broderick with Kenneth Lonergan (September 30, 2009) from Amazon.com
From The 92nd Street Y (DVD)
Usually ships in 24 hours
Buy New: $9.95 (as of 4:26 AM EST - more info)

More Products

TV GUIDE Users' Most Popular