Born on March 21, 1962
From New York, New York
Matthew Broderick as "John"
David Mamet's backstage drama follows two actors (Jack Lemmon, Matthew Broderick) working through a season of repertory plays.
|Emmy (Primetime) (1994)||Nominated||Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Miniseries or a Movie|
Matthew Broderick as "Ferris Bueller"
Ferris Bueller (Matthew Broderick) has an uncanny skill at cutting classes and getting away with it. Intending to make one last duck-out before graduation, Ferris calls in sick, "borrows" a Ferrari, and embarks on a one-day journey through the streets of Chicago. On Ferris' trail is high school principal Rooney (Jeffrey Jones), determined to catch him in the act.
|Golden Globe (1986)||Nominated||Best Performance By an Actor in a Motion Picture - Comedy or Musical|