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Full NameMatthew John Broderick
First NameMatthew
Middle NameJohn
Last NameBroderick
Birth NameMatthew John Broderick
ProfessionActor, Comedian
NationalityAmerican
EthnicityMixed
Birth CityNew York City, New York
Birth CountryUnited States
Father NameJames Broderick (1927- 1982)
Father ProfessionActor
Mother NamePatricia (1922- 2003)
Mother ProfessionPlaywright & Actress
Gender IdentityMale
Sexual OrientationStraight
HoroscopeAries
Marital StatusMarried
SpouseSarah Jessica Parker
No Of Children3
Networth45000000
AwardsTony Award
Sibilings2
FilmographyBrighton Beach Memoirs (1983),Ferris Bueller's Day Off (1986),The Producers (2005)
EducationCity and Country School
Height172 cm
Networth$45 M
Date of BirthMarch 21,1962
Age58 years
Married DateMay 19,1997

The 2-time Tony Awards winner Matthew Broderick, an American actor, comedian & singer is famous for his roles in Brighton Beach Memoirs (1983), Ferris Bueller's Day Off (1986), Godzilla (1998) and The Producers (2005).

The Hollywood Walk of Fame inductee also voiced Simba in The Lion King trilogy (1994- 2004). Professional since 1981, Broderick records 77 acting credits so far & has garnered multi-million dollar fortune over the years.

How Much Is Matthew Broderick's Net Worth In 2020?

With over 38 years in the acting industry, Matthew Broderick's career has blessed him with huge success & a hefty sum of money. According to online sources, 57-year-old Broderick has a net worth of $45 million as of March 2020.

The Celebrity Net Worth reports his combined net worth with wife Sarah Jessie Parker to be around $150 million.

Indeed, the Manhattan-born actor's on-screen career as well theater venture is the major source of his income.

American actor & comedian Matthew Brodericks professional since 1981 is a millionaire; has $45 million net worth in 2020
American actor & comedian Matthew Brodericks professional since 1981 is a millionaire; has $45 million net worth in 2020

Source: Closer Weekly

Ever since Matthew made the feature film debut in 1983 through Max Dugan Returns, the actor has worked in 55 movies (including voice-over) so far.

Moreover, the American TV figure also made notable appearances in A Life in the Theatre (1993, TV film), Saturday Night Live (1988, 1998; in 2 episodes), The Conners (2018- 2019) and Daybreak (2019).

Furthermore, for his theater contribution in Brighton Beach Memoirs (1983) & How to Succeed in Business without Really Trying (1995), Matthew won 2 Tony Awards.

Matthew with his very first Tony Award in 1983 from Brighton Beach Memoirs
Matthew with his very first Tony Award in 1983 from Brighton Beach Memoirs

Source: Huff Post

Even though, Broderick is yet to reveal the actual figure of his payroll, as an established name in Hollywood, he collects a sum of the 6-digit figures with ease.

Reportedly, from December 2003 to April 2004, his work in The Producers, he was paid $100,000 a week. 

On average, an actor in the United States can earn $56,741 per year while a theater/stage actor can pocket $28,000 annually.

Professional Career Journey: From Off-Broadway To On-Screen & Voice-Over

Trained at HB Studio, Matthew made his acting debut in 1981 through off-Broadway, Torch Song Trilogy and in TV series Lou Grant, the same year.

Thereafter, in 1983, Broderick made his feature film debut from Max Dugan Returns & also, won his first Tony Award through Broadway play Brighton Beach Memoirs.

Also, his film WarGames (1983) alongside Dabney Coleman and John Wood, received critical acclaim & was rated 7.63/10. Made on a budget of $12 million, the movie collected $79.6 million in the box office.

Matthew Broderick with his co-star Ally Sheedy in the movie War Games (1983)
Matthew Broderick with his co-star Ally Sheedy in the movie War Games (1983)

Source: P- Interest

For his work in teen comedy film Ferris Bueller's Day Off (1986), Matthew was nominated for Golden Globe Award.

After ventures in Torch Song Trilogy (1988), The Freshman (1990) and The Road to Wellville (1994), Matthew made his first $100 million-grossing- film appearance in The Cable Guy (1996) starring Jim Carrey, Leslie Mann, and George Segal.

Later, he portrayed Dr. Niko "Nick" Tatopoulos in the 1998 monster movie Godzilla, sharing the screen with Jean Reno, Maria Pitillo & Kevin Dunn.

In the 2000s, Matthew barely made commercially hit-film appearances & later appeared in Tower Heist (2011) alongside Ben Stiller, Eddie Murphy, and Casey Affleck.

In 2016, the movie Manchester by the Sea starring Casey Affleck & Michelle Williams, where Matt Damon was one of the producers, made $79 million over $9 million budget.

Voice-Over

Aside from screen appearances, the American actor also gained wide acclaims for his voice-over as adult Simba in the direct-to-DVD film The Lion King (1994). 

Later, he would work on the other 2 films of the trilogy: The Lion King II: Simba's Pride (1998) and The Lion King 1½ (2004).

Matthew has voiced Adam Flayman in the 2007 animated comedy film Bee Movie, where Jerry Seinfeld & Renée Zellweger also worked. The film was made on a $150 million budget & grossed $287.6 million.

Box Office Collection Of Movies

FilmsBudgetGross Collection
WarGames (1983)$12 million$79.6 million
Ferris Bueller's Day Off (1986)$5.8 million$70.1 million
Biloxi Blues (1988)$20 million$51.7 million
The Cable Guy (1996)$47 million$102.8 million
Godzilla (1998)$130-$150 million$379 million
Inspector Gadget (1999)$90 million$134.4 million
Bee Movie (2007, in voice-over)$150 million$287.6 million
Tower Heist (2011)$75- $85 million$152.9 million
Manchester by the Sea (2016)$9 million$79 million

Did you know? Matthew was considered for the role of Joel Goodson in 'Risky Business (1983)' that went to Tom Cruise  & reportedly, turned down role Johnny Utah in Point Break (1991), which Keanu Reeves portrayed.

What Is Matthew Broderick Currently Doing?

After his latest appearance in independent film Love Is Blind (2019), the 5 ft. 7.5 inches tall actor is set to appear in the 2020 film Lazy Susan- release date is April 3.

Moreover, he will be the narrator in the documentary The Gettysburg Address, which is currently under post-production.

Shares Multi-Million Dollars Worth Residence With Wife

Currently, Matthew lives in New York with his wife of 22 years Sarah Jessica Parker, where they own several other properties.

In January 2020, the duo reportedly kept their West Village townhouse, where they were living, for sale asking $19 million. 

The property which Matthew & Sarah bought for $2.99 million in 2000, is not publicly listed that has barred its feature disclose.

Matthew Broderick's West Village townhouse, kept for sale in early 2020 for $19 million
Matthew Broderick's West Village townhouse kept for sale in early 2020 for $19 million

Source: Architectural Digest

Formerly, they owned a Greek Revival-style townhouse in Greenwich Village, purchased in March 2011 for $18.995 million & subsequently spent additional millions of renovation.

In 2012, the 6-bedroom and 5 full & 3 half bath house was in the market with asking price of $24.99 million but slashed to $22 million after being unable to find a buyer.

In July 2015, the property was sold for $18. 25 million- taking a loss of $745,000 of the original purchase price.

Matthew & Sarah formerly owned a house in Greenwich village that sold for $18.25 million in 2015, a loss of $745,000 of the initial purchase
Matthew & Sarah formerly owned a house in Greenwich Village that sold for $18.25 million in 2015, a loss of $745,000 of the initial purchase

Source: NY Times

At the moment, together with Sarah, Matthew owns a renovated New York townhouses at 273 and 275 W. 11th St., spanning 13,900 sq. ft., that they bought in 2016 for $34.5 million.

The duo's other 2 houses in The Hamptons, a neighborhood of Amagansett cost them a combined $6.6 million in 2006

As per Virtual Globetrotting, Matthew maintains a vacation home in Kilcar, Ireland, to spend summer.

Faced A Car Crash In 1987

Matthew Broderick may own a collection of luxury cars, though, still has a scar of a fatal car accident in 1987 that killed 2 & left him with fractured leg and ribs, concussion & collapsed lung.

Reportedly, he went on the wrong lane while driving a rented BMW in Northern Ireland on August 5, 1987, & collided with Volvo- the car driver Anna Gallagher & her mother  Margaret Doherty died instantly.

Later, Matthew was charged with careless driving & was fined $175.

Did you know? At the time of the accident, Broderick was traveling with then-girlfriend Jennifer Grey (had a minor injury in the accident), whom he was dating semi-publicly since their meeting on the set of 'Ferris Bueller's Day Off' & in the aftermath, their relationship became public.

Is Father Of 3 Children: Family & Relationship

Matthew born Matthew John Broderick (on March 21, 1962) is married with Sex and the City, Sarah Jessica Parker, who won Emmy twice.

IMDB reports, the actor met Sarah through her brother  Timothy Britten Parker & later married on May 19, 1997, in Manhattan's Lower East Side.

As for fact, Matthew & Sarah are both left-handed & even more, had their respective movie releases on the same day on December 6, 2005; Matthew's film was The Producers and Sarah's film was The Family Stone.

Matthew Broderick and his wife of 22 years Sarah Jessica Parker, 2-time Emmy winning actress
Matthew Broderick and his wife of 22 years Sarah Jessica Parker, 2-time Emmy winning actress

Source: E! News

Together, they share 3 children together, a son: James Wilke Broderick (October 28, 2002) & twin daughters: Matilda Loretta Elwell and Tabitha Hodge via surrogacy on June 22, 2009.

Matthew's Family Background

Matthew's father James Broderick (1927- 1982) was an actor and a World War II veteran while mother Patricia (1922- 2003) was a playwright & actress.

Broderick has 2 elder sisters: Martha Broderick, a therapist & Janet, a minister who officiated Matthew's wedding to Sarah. An American by nationality, The Producers actor has Irish ancestry from father & has German and Polish on mother's side.

Updated On Sun May 10 2020 Published On Sun Mar 01 2020 By CRM

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