June 11, 2012 |
Actor Matthew McConaughey married longtime love Camila Alves in Austin, Texas, on Saturday, part of a festive weekend that perfectly represented the actor's laid-back lifestyle. Friends and family gathered at McConaughey and Alves' expansive property where games like bean bag and ring toss kept the party busy. Hammocks and cold beer were on hand for siesta, according to People magazine. The bride spent her Saturday afternoon in jeans and a T-shirt before slipping into a custom white gown from a Brazilian designer, unnamed but noted by the magazine as one of Avles' favorites.
June 8, 2012 |
Matthew McConaughey and Camila Alves appear to be making their longtime lifestyle official: The two are reportedly getting married this weekend in Texas. About two dozen friends and family members will gather for a quiet "weekend affair" in McConaughey's home state, sources told E! Online exclusively. Staff hired to pull off the secret soiree had to sign non-disclosure agreements, the site said Friday. Though"Magic Mike"star McConaughey, 42, and his fiancee, 30, have been together since 2006 and have two children - and according to Alves have been "living a married life" for most of that time - they didn't get engaged until this past Christmas.
March 22, 2013 |
Disgraced cyclist Lance Armstrong has at least one person in his corner: actor Matthew McConaughey. McConaughey and Armstrong have been friends for years, and the actor came to Armstrong's defense in the newest issue of Details magazine . He said that despite Armstrong's years of denial over taking performance-enhancing drugs, the cyclist is not a liar. "He told a lie, he's not a liar," McConaughey said. "When it came out, I took it personally, but then I realized it ain't personal to him....
November 29, 2012 |
"Magic Mike" charmed the pants off audiences, and its star, Matthew McConaughey, collected some of the best notices of his career as stripper elder statesman Dallas. Reviews of the revue found Britain's the Guardian comparing his performance to Oscar-winning turns as an MC by Gig Young ("They Shoot Horses, Don't They?") and Joel Grey ("Cabaret"), and a breathless - perhaps panting - tribute in the Washington Post called him the best thing about the movie. But the tanned and ripped stud who drove audiences and some critics into fits of lust is not the man who sits down at a table at L'Ermitage.
August 4, 2013 |
Mud Lionsgate, $19.98; Blu-ray, $24.99 Available on VOD beginning Aug. 6 One of the best pieces of news of this movie year has been the quiet box office success of writer-director Jeff Nichols' coming-of-age drama, starring Matthew McConaughey as a fugitive criminal who enlists two teenage boys to help him fix up a boat so he can escape with his troublemaking childhood sweetheart (Reese Witherspoon). Like Nichols' "Shotgun Stories" and "Take Shelter," "Mud" is about the stress of family obligations and the quirks of lives lived well outside the big city.
June 20, 2012 |
Newlyweds Matthew McConaughey and Camila Alves, recently appeared in full matrimonial regalia on the cover of People magazine, but as the actor revealed Tuesday to Jay Leno on “The Tonight Show,” the marriage almost didn't happen. McConaughey explained how he proposed to Alves, his girlfriend of six years and the mother of his two children. At his family's Christmas gift exchange, he wrapped up her engagement ring inside a series of boxes and made sure she was the last person to go. When Alves finally opened her ring, McConaughey got down on one knee and proposed: “Will you marry me and take my name?