Matthew McConaughey, Dazed and Confused's "David Wooderson", rose to fame due to the success of the Richard Linklater film. He has since starred in a number of hits including How to Lose a Guy in 10 Days and Dallas Buyers Club. Here are the talented actor's best movies since Matthew McConaughey in Dazed and Confused!
Matthew McConaughey Dazed and Confused
Matthew McConaughey starred in Dazed and Confused in 1993 and the role would end up being his breakthrough! Ironically, director Richard Linklater almost didn't choose Matthew McConaughey for the part of "David Wooderson" believing he was too handsome for the role!
Eventually, Linklater caved and fell in love with McConaughey's charismatic personality. In fact, "David Wooderson" was originally only a small part, but after seeing how well McConaughey was getting on in the role, Linklater expanded the part and even had McConaughey do his own improvisations!
One of Matthew McConaughey's highest-rated films of his career so far also came in 2013 with the biographical drama Dallas Buyers Club. Taking on the part of Ron Woodroof, a rodeo rider who is diagnosed with AIDS, McConaughey's performance would earn him a number of awards including the Golden Globe and Academy Award for Best Actor!
At just 52, Matthew McConaughey has already had an impressive career and we look forward to what the future holds in store for the talented Dazed and Confused actor!