Phillip Hughes dies age 25

Hughes dies in hospital without regaining consciousness. Hughes had remained in an induced coma at St Vincent’s hospital after having emergency surgery to relieve pressure on his brain. According to a statement from the Australian team doctor, Peter Brukner he was not in pain and was surrounded by his family and close friends. As a cricket community […]

Phillip Hughes

Phillip Hughes was an Australian Test and One-Day International cricketer, born in 1988. He played domestic cricket for South Australia and Worcestershire. He was a left-handed opening batsman who played for two seasons with New South Wales before making his Test debut in 2009 at the age of 20. After being hit by a ball bowled […]

Breaks down while addressing media

Clarke pays tribute to deceased team-mate Phillip Hughes, saying no-one epitomized the spirit of the Baggy Green more than the 25-year-old batsman. The world lost one of its great blokes this week and we are all poorer for it. Our promise to Hughes’s family is that we will do everything we can to honour his memory. […]

There Will Be Blood

In this period drama directed by Paul Thomas Anderson, Lewis plays Daniel Plainview, a miner who finds oil in his mine and beocmes a ruthless oil baron. His relations with his son and a local preacher deteriorate as he gains more weatlh and power. Co-starring Paul Dano. The challenge always seems to be the same thing, to tell a story […]


Lewis plays Guido Contini, who is a gifted Italian filmmaker who, at the age of fifty, has developed writer’s block and urges all the women in his life to help him with his unfinished set, where dozens of dancers and the film’s leading ladies appear. This musical drama film directed by Rob Marshall. Co-starring Marion Cotillard, Penélope Cruz, Judi Dench, Fergie, Kate […]


Lewis plays President Abraham Lincoln, who expects the Civil War to end within a month and once the war has concluded, the Thirteenth Amendment be defeated by the returning slave states. This historical drama is directed by Steven Spielberg. Co-starring Sally Field, David Strathairn, Joseph Gordon-Levitt, James Spader, Hal Holbrook, Tommy Lee Jones. I know I’m not Abraham Lincoln. I’m aware of that. But the […]

Matthew McConaughey

Matthew McConaughey is an American actor, born in 1969 in Uvalde, Texas. He has a Bachelor’s degree in Radio-Television-Film from University of Texas. He has appeared in films such as Texas Chainsaw Massacre: The Next Generation, A Time to Kill, Amistad, Contact, EDtv , U-571 and Interstellar, as well as TV shows such as True Detective. He received an Academy Award for […]


McConaughey plays Lieutenant Andrew Tyler, a young naval officer, passed over to captain his own submarine, forced, through dire circumstances, to make some hard choices and learn about leadership. This war drama is directed by Jonathan Mostow. Co-starring Bill Paxton, Harvey Keitel, Thomas Kretschmann, Jon Bon Jovi. Subjectively speaking, I wanted to do this film because of the character whom I […]

Dallas Buyers Club

McConaughey plays Ron Woodroof, who is diagnosed with AIDS and given 30 days to live. He initially refuses to accept the diagnosis, but after being ostracized by family and friends, fired from his job, and evicted from his home, he sets out to help other victims get off-label drugs that will keep them alive. This biographical drama […]

Magic Mike

McConaughey plays Mike Lane, who has big plans for a business of his own but pays his bills through a series of odd jobs, most notably performing as the star stripper at Xquisite Strip Club in Tampa, in this comedy drama directed by Steven Soderbergh. Co-starring Channing Tatum, Alex Pettyfer, Cody Horn, Matt Bomer, Olivia Munn, and Joe Manganiello. The character […]


In this drama-thriller directed by Jeff Nichols. McConaughey plays Mud, who is hiding out on an island in the Mississippi. Mud befriends two boys and describes fantastic scenarios-he killed a man in Texas and vengeful bounty hunters are coming to get him. Co-starring Resse Witherspoon, and Samp Shepard. There have been characters I’ve met, and most of them […]

The Paperboy

In this thriller directed by Lee Daniels, McConaughey plays Ward Jansen, an idealistic reporter, who along with his younger brother, Jack Jansen (Zac Efron), investigate the events surrounding a murder in an effort to exonerate a man on death row, Hillary Van Wetter (John Cusack).  Co-starring David Oyelowo, Nicole Kidman, Macy Gray, and Scott Glenn. You wanna see a […]

Killer Joe

McConaughey plays Joe Cooper, a police detective who has a side career as a contract killer will do the job for an upfront fee, that Chris (Emile Hirsch) and Ansel (Thomas Haden Church) can’t pay. Joe offers to take Chris’ younger sister Dottie (Juno Temple) as a “retainer” until the insurance comes through. This action drama is directed by William […]


In this comedy drama is directed by Richard Linklater, McConaughey plays Danny Buck Davidson, a local district attorney, who charges Tiede (Jack Black) with first-degree murder, accused of killing Nugent (Shirley MacLaine). I started with Bernie and then talked to Scrappy (the defense attorney) as well. Jack wanted to meet Bernie so we facilitated that. I went to […]

The Lincoln Lawyer

In this legal thriller, directed by Brad Furman, McConaughey plays Mickey Haller, who represents a high-profile client on charges of attempted murder. But as new evidence continues to pile on, Haller starts to grow suspicious that perhaps his client isn’t telling him everything. Co-starring Marisa Tomei, Ryan Phillippe, Josh Lucas, John Leguizamo, Michael Peña, Bryan Cranston, and William H. Macy. The whole script had […]

How to Lose a Guy in 10 Days

McConaughey plays Benjamin Barry, an advertising executive who wants to get the account for a diamond company. He bets he could make any woman fall in love with him if he wanted to before the upcoming company ball, in just 10 days. This romantic comedy film is directed by Donald Petrie. Co-starring Kate Hudson, Adam Goldberg, Bebe Neuwirth. I do love women. Ben loves […]

Dazed and Confused

McConaughey plays David Wooderson, a 20 year old loser who still hangs out with high schoolers and uses marijuana to socialize with people, in this comedy drama is written and directed by Richard Linklater. Co-starring Parker Posey, Milla Jovovich, Ben Affleck. The character of Wooderson is about four things: He’s about his car, he’s about getting high, he’s about getting […]

A Time to Kill

McConaughey plays Jake Brigance, a lawyer. who agrees to defend Carl Lee, who is accused of the murder of two rapists. This action drama is directed by  Joel Schumacher. Co-starring Sandra Bullock, Samuel L. Jackson, Kevin Spacey, Ashley Judd, Patrick McGoohan, and Donald Sutherland. I went out in the yard and yelled `(bleep) yeah!’ about twenty times. Then I went back into […]


McConaughey plays Edward “Ed” Pekurny, a video store clerk who agrees to have his life filmed by a camera crew for a television show, in this comedy drama directed by Ron Howard. Co-starring Jenna Elfman, Woody Harrelson, Elizabeth Hurley, Dennis Hopper, Ellen DeGeneres, Rob Reiner, Martin Landau, and Sally Kirkland. I was ready to go to a weekend character. This is the lighter side […]

Failure to Launch

McConaughey plays Tripp, a 35-year-old man, who is still living with his parents Al (Terry Bradshaw) and Sue (Kathy Bates).  His parents hire an expert, Paula (Sarah Jessica Parker), who builds up his confidence and transfers his attachment from his parents to her and later on developing real feelings for him. This romantic comedy film is directed by […]

Fool’s Gold

McConaughey plays Benjamin “Finn” Finnegan, a treasure hunter looking for a treasure from a Spanish galleon, known as the Aurelia, in this adventure-romance film is directed by Andy Tennant. Co-starring Kate Hudson, Ewen Bremner, Ray Winstone, and Donald Sutherland. A cool and adventurous part of the whole thing in Australia. I mean, everything in the water, in the air, […]

Ghosts of Girlfriends Past

McConaughey plays Connor Mead, a famous photographer who becomes reacquainted with Jenny Perotti (Jennifer Garner), the only girl who ever captured his heart. Connor meets the ghost of his uncle Wayne (Michael Douglas) in the bathroom who informs him that he will be visited by three ghosts who will lead him through his romantic past, present, and future. This […]

The Wedding Planner

McConaughey plays Steve Edison, a local pediatrician who saves  and pulls Mary Fiore (Jennifer Lopez) away just before the dumpster crashes. They later go out on a date, dance, watch a movie, and almost kiss. This romantic comedy film is directed by Adam Shankman. Co-starring Bridgette Wilson-Sampras, Justin Chambers, Judy Greer, Alex Rocco and  Joanna Gleason. There’s a real optimism to this […]