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Matt Dillion Timeline

Matt dillon is an american leading actor who became a star in his teens but has found adults roles less rewarding, born in New Rochelle, New York.

jonty thomas

on 22 September 2010

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Transcript of Matt Dillion Timeline

Matthew Raymond Dillion
was born on the 18th February 1964
in New Rochelle, New York His first film role was in 1979
where he stared in Over The edge His next role was as a teen
bully in the feel good movie
My Bodyguard in 1980 Then he played as a poor boy eloping with a rich girl in Liar Moon 1982 He was the object of teenafe female desire in Little Darling 1982 Dillon was now a hot property, and his next three film roles were in quality productions of best selling novels by author S.E. Hinton that cemented him as the US' #1 teen starn He starred as a fatherless country boy in Tex 1982 He was back in trouble once
more in the superb Rumble Fish in 1983 then he headlined a cast of superb young actors, including Tom Cruise, Emilio Estevez, Rob Lowe and Patrick Swayze, in the moving The Outsiders (1983), As his looks matured, Dillon moved into roles such as a Brooklyn teenager from hard working middle class family, who gets involved in the lives of the wealthy members of the "El Flamingo Beach Club" on Long Island, in The Flamingo Kid 1984. He made his first foray into adult action with Gene Hackman in the thriller Target 1985 He stared in the 'Gus van Sant' film about drug addicts, Drugstore Cowboy 1989 The Saint of Fort Washington 1993 Then another romantic comedy role in Mr. Wonderful 1993 He played in the icy thriller To Die For 1995 Dillon remained busy and turned in excellent performances in the sexy thriller of murder and double-crosses, Wild Things 1998 Also played a role in the box-office smash There's Something About Mary 1998 He starred in the black comedy One Night at McCool's 2001 He made his feature film directorial debut with City of Ghosts 2002 Had a day that goes from bad to worse in Employee of the Month 2004 And, for his work in the Best Picture Academy Award winner Crash 2004, Dillon received a long-overdue Oscar nomination, as Best Supporting Actor. Had a role in Herbie: Fully Loaded in 2005 1964 1979 1980 1982 1982 1982 1983 1984 1989 1993 1998 1995 2001 2002 2005 2004 2004 By Jonty Thomas
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