March 2010: Made his Broadway debut in The Miracle Worker on Broadway opposite Abigail Breslin and Alison Pill.
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Matthew Avery Modine
6' 3" (1.91 m)
Did You Know?
might be responsible for how I got the part in Full Metal Jacket
(1987), because I didn't know anything about it. You had to audition. You had to send a videotape to Stanley Kubrick
to audition for the film. That was back when people didn't have cameras and stuff like that. That was a brand-new technology. Clearly Val had auditioned for the film and sent his tape, and he was pissed-off...
His paternal great-grandfather, Andrew Daniel Andreassan Modine, was Swedish. His other ancestry is English, with some Scottish, German, and Dutch.
Towering height and slender frame