Matt Damon Net Worth: Matt Damon is an American producer, actor, and writer whose net worth is $120 Million. As per the Forbes magazine he is the most bankable stars . He is also one of the highest grossing actors of all times.His date of birth is October 8, 1970. He was born in Cambridge , Massachusetts. Ben Afflick is Matt Damon’s childhood friend . Between 1988 to 1992 , Matt Damon studied at the Harvard University . He did not complete his studies and his passion for movies hitched him to try his luck in the Hollywood .
His early movies include some brief roles in “Mystic Pizza” , “Courage under Fire” and “School Ties “. In 1997, Damon along with Ben Afflick wrote the Screen play for the movie “Good Will Hunting”. This movie was a big hit at the box office and brought them both the limelight of success and fame. Damon was nominated for the best actor award for his role in the same movie. The movie is about a young Math genius. This movie was nominated for 9 Academy Awards . Damon and Afflick also won the Oscars for this movie. He and Affleck were each paid salaries of $600,000, while the film grossed over $225 million at the worldwide box office. The two later parodied their roles from the film in Kevin Smith’s 2001 movie Jay & Silent Bob Strike Back.
According to Forbes in August 2007, Damon was the most bankable star of the actors reviewed, his last three films at that time averaged US$29 at the box office for every dollar he earned. In 2013, Damon appeared in a 20-second advertisement for Nespresso, with whom he worked on The Monuments Men. The deal earned Damon $3 million. He has starred in a number of motion pictures which have grossed a total of whopping $1.94 to $ 3.12 Billion. This is the reason why he is deemed as the most bankable movies stars of all times.
His Salaries for Different Movies
All the Pretty Horses (2000) ………… $5.5 million
Ocean’s Eleven (Part 1 of Trilogy) (2001) ……$5.5 million
The Legend of Bagger Vance (2000)……………$7 million
The Bourne Identity (2002)…………. $10 million
The Brothers Grimm (2005)…………. $10 million
The Bourne Ultimatum (2007)………. 20 Million
Total = $ 58million