Born on November 4, 1969
From Uvalde, Texas
Law enforcement officers navigate a web of conspiracy to deal with a bizarre murder.
|Golden Globe (2015)||Nominated||Best Performance by an Actor in a Miniseries or Motion Picture Made for Television|
|Screen Actors Guild Awards (2015)||Nominated||Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Drama Series|
|Emmy (Primetime) (2014)||Nominated||Outstanding Lead Actor in a Drama Series|
Matthew McConaughey as "Ron Woodroof"
In mid-1980s Texas, electrician Ron Woodroof (Matthew McConaughey) is stunned to learn that he has AIDS. Though told that he has just 30 days left to live, Woodroof refuses to give in to despair. He seeks out alternative therapies and smuggles unapproved drugs into the U.S. from wherever he can find them. Woodroof joins forces with a fellow AIDS patient (Jared Leto) and begins selling the treatments to the growing number of people who can't wait for the medical establishment to save them.
|Academy Award (2013)||Won||Actor in a Leading Role|
|Festival internazionale del film di Roma (2013)||Won||Marc'Aurelio Award for Best actor|
|Golden Globe (2013)||Won||Best Performance By an Actor in a Motion Picture - Drama|
|Screen Actors Guild Awards (2013)||Nominated||Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture|
|Screen Actors Guild Awards (2013)||Won||Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Leading Role|