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Matthew Fox

Charlie Salinger in Party of five, Jack Shepard in Lost

Photos Matthew Fox Birth name: Matthew Fox
Birth date: 1966/07/14 (56 years old)
Birth place : Crowheart, Wyoming, Etats-Unis

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Biography for Matthew Fox

Matthew's parents raised longhorn cattle and horses and grew barley for Coors beer. He entered the Deerfield Academy in Massachusetts for a post-grad year after high school, and then matriculated at Columbia University where he played football and majored in Economics with the intent to end up on Wall Street. However, his girl friend's mother was a modeling agent who convinced him to try some modeling which led to a couple of TV commercials. Soon after he was sold on acting.

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Filmography

Title Role
Speed Racer (2008) (post-production) Racer X
Vantage Point (2008) (completed) Kent Taylor
Lost Jack Shephard (70 episodes, 2004-2008)
Lost: Missing Pieces (2007) TV series Jack Shephard
We Are Marshall (2006) Red Dawson
Saturday Night Live Brad (1 episode, 2006)
Smokin' Aces (2006) Bill Security Super
A Token for Your Thoughts (2003) Rock star
Haunted Frank Taylor (12 episodes, 2002)
Party of Five Charlie Salinger (142 episodes, 1994-2000)
Behind the Mask (1999) (TV) James Jones
Mad TV Charlie Salinger (1 episode, 1995)
CBS Schoolbreak Special Charlie Deevers (1 episode, 1993)
My Boyfriend's Back (1993) Buck Van Patten
Freshman Dorm Danny Foley (5 episodes, 1992)

Trivia

Chosen by People (USA) magazine as one of the 50 most beautiful people in the world [1996]

Graduated from Columbia University in 1989 with a degree in economics

Matthew studied acting for two years at The School for Film and Television in New York City.

He frequently hosts parties at his house where the whole cast of "Lost" (2004) gathers to watch the last episode they had filmed.

He was raised in Crowheart, Wyoming on the family ranch.

He has been horseback riding since he was six years old.

Attended Wind River high school and did post-graduate high school study at Deerfield Academy in Massachusetts.

Is good friends with Green Day's Billie Joe Armstrong.

Is a Philadelphia Eagles fan.

He is the tallest principal cast member of "Lost" (2004) at just over 6ft 2in. Terry O'Quinn, Josh Holloway and Adewale Akinnuoye-Agbaje are just slightly shorter.

Is a member of Phi Gamma Delta fraternity

In an interview, he stated that music is a major part of his life, citing Arcade Fire, Sigur Rós, John Harold Arnold Bramwell, Modest Mouse and Texan band "The Black Angels" as some of his favourite bands. He's also a fan of punk.

Graduated from New York's prestigious Atlantic Theater Company where fellow "Lost" (2004) co-star Kimberley Joseph, who played flirtatious flight attendant Cindy, was also a graduate.

Announced during a recent appearance on daytime talk show "Ellen: The Ellen DeGeneres Show" (2003) that he intends to quit smoking as a resolution for 2007.

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Family

Spouse : Margherita Ronchi (1991 - present) 2 children

Daughter Kyle Fox (born in 1998) and son Byron Fox (born in 2001)

Author of the card

  • Creation date: 08/01/2008 by doudoune

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