Knowledge Identifier: +Matt_Dillon
Category: Movies & TV
Born in 1964.
Countries: United States (80%), United Kingdom (5%), (5%)
Linked to: Broadcast Film Critics Association Award for Best Cast, Broadcast Film Critics Association Award for Best Supporting Actor, Dallas-Fort Worth Film Critics Association Award for Best Supporting Actor, Hommocks Middle School
Marisa Tomei - Her film debut was a minor role in the 1984 comedy film "The Flamingo Kid", with Matt Dillon
In 1989, Dillon won critical acclaim for his performance as a drug addict in Gus Van Sant's "Drugstore Cowboy"
Dead Poets Society - On their Oscar Nomination edition of "Siskel & Ebert", both Gene Siskel and Ebert disagreed with Williams' Oscar nomination, with Ebert saying that he would have swapped Williams with either Matt Dillon for "Drugstore Cowboy" or John Cusack for "Say Anything", and on their "If We Picked the Winners" special in March of 1990, Ebert chose the film's Best Picture nomination as the worst nomination of the year, believing it took a slot that could have have gone to Spike Lee's "Do the Right Thing"
Cameron Diaz - During 1995, she began a relationship with actor Matt Dillon, with whom she co-starred in There's Something About Mary; the relationship ended during 1998.
Leo Rossi - The 2000s saw Rossi in a variety of roles: having exhibited a natural talent for comedy in "Analyze This", he took a supporting role in the Harald Zwart comedy "One Night at McCool's" in which he shared the screen with Matt Dillon, Michael_Douglas, John Goodman, and Liv_Tyler; the same year he accepted a role in the mobster thriller "One Eyed King" co-starring with Armand Assante, William Baldwin, Bruno Kirby, and Chazz Palminteri
In 2002, he wrote and directed the film "City of Ghosts", starring himself, James Caan and Gérard Depardieu
Yue-Sai Kan - Shanghai International Film Festival - Since 2006, Yue-Sai Kan has been serving as Chairman of the Invitation Committee of the Shanghai International Film Festival, the largest film festival in Asia and has brought in such stars as Halle Berry, Quincy Jones, Susan Sarandon, Matt Dillon, Daniel Boyle, Adrien Brody, Barry Levinson, Claire Danes, and others
In 2013, he will appear in the comedy film "The Art of the Steal" as an art thief alongside Kurt Russell
Early in 2015 he played the role of "Ethan Burke" in the FOX 10 episode series "Wayward Pines"
In November 2016, Lars von Trier announced that Dillon would play the lead role in his upcoming thriller "The House That Jack Built", set to begin filming in 2017 with a release in 2018
In 2018 Dillon played the lead role in the Lars von Trier thriller "The House That Jack Built"