Matt Damon’s wife Luciana Barroso have been married since 2005. Find out more about her family, Instagram and other interesting facts.
Matt Damon is an American actor, screenwriter and philanthropist. He has an estimated net worth of $75 million. He shot to fame in just a handful of years and became an instant sensation when he co-wrote and starred in ‘Good Will Hunting’. With his Best Original Screenplay Oscar, he was ensured a place on the Hollywood “It” boy roster. He has studied in Cambridge, Massachusetts and was born in 1970. He grew up in a prosperous home environment as his dad was a tax preparer and mother was a college professor. He also has an elder brother. When he was ten years old, he came to know Ben Affleck as a mere acquaintance and a boy two years his junior and who lived down the street. They eventually became best of friends and also professional collaborators. Educated at the Latin School and Cambridge’s Rindge, Damon was later accepted at the Harvard University. He dropped out from there to pursue his acting career. He had, at that time, penned an unfinished screenplay for an English class, it went unfinished but later became ‘Good Will Hunting’ which also happened to be his big break. Before he wrote ‘Good Will Hunting’, he had got some recognition in 1997 for his role as a drug-addicted soldier in ‘Courage Under Fire’. He was praised by critics and people in the industry. He was quite dedicated to the role and even lost forty pounds and suffered health problems for the role. The next year, he got even more praises and accolades for his ‘Good Will Hunting’. He won an Oscar for his role in the film and also got steady employment as a result. He was next seen in other commercially successful films such as ‘Saving Private Ryan’ in 1998, ‘The Ocean’s Trilogy’ and ‘The Bourne series’.
Matt Damon’s wife Luciana Barroso
Matt Damon’s wife Luciana Barroso is an American TV actress who is popular for her role in the TV Series ‘Extra’ and ‘Entertainment Tonight’. Barroso has four children with her husband Matt Damon. Luciana Bozan Barroso was born in 1976 in Salta Argentina. She holds an Argentinean nationality. Her mother was a housekeeper and her father used to work in an insurance company as an agent. She was raised by her grandmother after her parents divorced when she was born. Her grandparents belonged from Italy but settled in Argentina early in their life. Barroso has also stayed at her maternal uncle’s home for some time before he got married. Barroso was quite passionate in arts and aimed at becoming an artist during her schooling years. She got her degree in Arts from the local college but then her interest diverted to becoming an Air-Hostess. She is currently busy with her family life and is not very keen on her professional life. Barroso got married to Matt Damon in 2005. She has three daughters with Damon. Damon has also fathered stepdaughter from his wife’s previous marriage. Barroso got divorced from her first husband, Arbello Barroso. They had a daughter. Today, she is happily married and busy with her family of four daughters and husband Matt Damon. She maintains a very low profile and has never been part of any rumors. She is quite reserved by nature. Her current net worth can be estimated but her husband Matt Damon has a net worth of $160 million. He has earned this net worth with his very successful career in films.
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Barosso married her husband Matt Damon at City Hall in New York. She is the daughter-in-law of Kent Damon and Nancy Carlsson-Paige. Her daughters are Alexia, born in 1999 from previous marriage, Isabella, born in 2006, Gia Zavala, born in 2008 and Stella Zavala, born in New York. She met Matt while he was filming ‘Stuck on You’ in Florida in 2003. Their wedding was very low key but they agreed to have a lavish $600,000 celebration for vow renewal in 2013 in Saint Lucia with close friends and family. Matt once said in an interview about how he met his wife who worked as a bartender in Miami, “We were supposed to shoot in Hawaii, and then the movie got moved to Miami. I had never really hung out in Miami,” he said.And as fate would have it, Luciana was working as the bartender in one of them. “I literally saw her across a crowded room, literally,” he continued. “Eight years and four kids later, that’s my life. I don’t know how else our paths would’ve crossed if that didn’t happen. If all those things didn’t happen.” Barroso does not post any photos on Instagram or social networking sites as he likes to maintain a low profile. One can see many photos of the actress with her husband. Her Instagram account is almost non-existent and it is tough to track down her pics or her personal life.