Matthew Broderick

Matthew Broderick

  • Born on
    • March 21st, 1962
Matthew Broderick is an American actor whose career has spanned both the silver screen and the stage.  Broderick got his start off broadway but quickly wound up as the lead in Neil Simon's Brighton Beach Memoirs. His first screen role was Max Dugan Returns, also penned by Neil Simon.  His breakout role came the same year for his role as a young hacker in Wargames.  Later he stared as the eponymous Ferris Bueller in 1985's Ferris Bueller's Day Off, a film which has achieved cult status and had made Broderick a household name.   In 1985 while on Vacation in Ireland with his then fiancee Jennifer Grey, who played his sister in Ferris Bueller's Day Off, Broderick was involved in a head on collision that killed two locals.  Broderick was deemed at fault and faced five years in prison but his punishment was lessened to just a fine.   In 1997 he married Sarah Jessica Parker and the pair have had 3 children together.

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Acting (55 Credits)

2020Lazy Susan as Doug
2019Wonder Park as June's Dad (voice)
2019Love Is Blind as Murray Krafft
2019Daybreak as Michael Burr
2018To Dust as Albert
2017A Christmas Story Live! as Ralphie as an Adult
2016Rules Don't Apply as Levar Mathis
2016The American Side as Borden ChaseWatch Free
2016Manchester by the Sea as Jeffrey
2015Dirty Weekend as Les Moore
2011Tower Heist as Mr. Fitzhugh
2011Margaret as John
2011New Year's Eve as Mr. Buellerton (uncredited)
2009Wonderful World as Ben Singer
2008Finding Amanda as Taylor Peters
2008Diminished Capacity as Cooper
2008The Tale of Despereaux as Despereaux (voice)
2007Bee Movie as Adam Flayman (voice)
2007Then She Found Me as Ben Green
2006Deck the Halls as Steve Finch
2005The Producers as Leo Bloom
2005Strangers with Candy as Roger Beekman
2004The Last Shot as Steven Schats
2004The Stepford Wives as Walter Kresby
2004Marie and Bruce as Bruce
2004The Lion King 3: Hakuna Matata as Simba (voice)
2003The Music Man as Professor Harold Hill
2003Good Boy as Hubble (voice)
2000You Can Count on Me as Brian Everett
1999Inspector Gadget as Inspector Gadget / Robo Gadget / John Brown
1999Election as Jim McAllister
1998Godzilla as Dr. Niko Tatopoulos
1998The Lion King 2: Simba's Pride as Simba (voice)
1997Addicted to Love as Sam
1997Lewis and Clark: The Journey of the Corps of Discovery as John Ordway (voice)
1996Infinity as Richard Feynman
1996The Cable Guy as Steven M. Kovacs
1996The West
1994The Lion King as Simba (voice)
1994The Road to Wellville as William Lightbody
1994Mrs. Parker and the Vicious Circle as Charles MacArthur
1993The Night We Never Met as Sam
1993The Thief and the Cobbler as Tack the Cobbler (voice)
1992Out on a Limb as Bill Campbell
1990The Freshman as Clark Kellogg
1989Glory as Col. Robert Gould Shaw
1989Family Business as Adam McMullen
1988Biloxi Blues as Eugene Morris Jerome
1988Torch Song Trilogy as Alan Simon
1988She's Having a Baby as Ferris Bueller (uncredited)
1987Project X as Jimmy Garrett
1986Ferris Bueller's Day Off as Ferris Bueller
1985Ladyhawke as Phillipe Gaston
1983WarGames as David
1983Max Dugan Returns as Michael McPhae

Director (1 Credits)


Himself (3 Credits)

2017Oh, Hello on Broadway as Himself
2015Trainwreck as Himself
2008Valentino: The Last Emperor as Himself


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