In 1989 Dillon Won Critical Acclaim For His Performance As A Drug

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He was raised in a close-knit Roman Catholic family as the second of six children. All three films were shot in Tulsa, Oklahoma, Hinton’s hometown. in 1989, Dillon won critical acclaim for his performance as a drug addict in Gus Van Sant’s Foodtore Cowboy. His attorney, Mark Kaplan, entered a plea of not guilty on Dillon’s behalf in a January appearance in Orange County Court in Chelsea, and also appeared in court on February 25, 2009.

Matt Dillon Was Raised In A Closeknit Roman Catholic Family As The Second

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He began acting in the late 1970s, gaining fame as a teenage idol during the 1980s. He was raised in a close-knit Roman Catholic family as the second of six children. The film received a regional, limited theatrical release in May 1979, and grossed only slightly over $200,000. Another of Dillon’s early roles was in the Jean Shepherd PBS special The Great American Fourth of July and Other Disasters. in the early 1980s, Dillon also had prominent roles in three adaptations of S. E. Hinton novels: Tex (1982), The Outsiders (1983) and Rumble Fish (1983). He followed those up with The Flamingo Kid in 1984. He had somewhat of a career resurgence when he played Nicole Kidman’s husband in To Die For (1995), as well as starring roles in Wild Things (1998) and There’s Something About Mary (1998), for which he received an MTV Movie Award for Best Villain.

Matt Dillon Made A Cameo Appearance As A Detective In Madonnas Bad Girl

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Dillon grew up in Mamaroneck, New York, and before dropping out in junior year, he attended Mamaroneck High School. Dillon’s performance was well-received, which led to his casting in two films released the following year; the teenage sex comedy Little Darlings, in which Kristy McNichol’s character loses her virginity to a boy from the camp across the lake, played by Dillon, and the more serious teen dramedy My Bodyguard, where he played a high-school bully opposite Chris Makepeace. The only available copies of this film are stored at UCLA, where a legal dispute makes it unavailable to the public. in the early 1980s, Dillon also had prominent roles in three adaptations of S. E. Hinton novels: Tex (1982), The Outsiders (1983) and Rumble Fish (1983). He made a cameo appearance as a detective in Madonna’s Bad Girl music video which also stars Christopher Walken.

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Through His Father Dillon Is Related To Comic Strip Artist Alex Raymond

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Matthew Raymond “Matt” Dillon (born February 18, 1964) is an American actor and film director. Matthew Raymond Dillon was born in New Rochelle, New York, to second-generation Irish American parents Mary Ellen, a homemaker, and Paul Dillon, a portrait painter and sales manager for Union Camp, a packing material manufacturer. Through his father, Dillon is related to comic strip artist Alex Raymond. in 1977, Jane Bernstein and a friend were helping director Jonathan Kaplan cast the violent teen drama Over the Edge when they found Dillon cutting class at Hommocks Middle School in Larchmont. The Outsiders and Rumble Fish had Dillon working with Francis Ford Coppola and Diane Lane.
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Dillon Has One Sister And Four Brothers One Of Whom Kevin Dillon

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Dillon has one sister and four brothers, one of whom, Kevin Dillon, is also an actor, and appears on the hit TV series Entourage which has earned him several Emmy nominations in the supporting actor comedy category. in 1977, Jane Bernstein and a friend were helping director Jonathan Kaplan cast the violent teen drama Over the Edge when they found Dillon cutting class at Hommocks Middle School in Larchmont. The films, released in March and July 1980, respectively, were box office successes and raised Dillon’s profile among teenage audiences.