Matthew Broderick
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Born: March 21, 1962 (age 51)
New York City, New York, USA
Ocupation: Actor, Director, Voice Actor
Years Active: 1981-present
Spouse(s): Sarah Jessica Parker (1997-present)
Children: James Broderick
Marion & Tabitha Broderick

Matthew Broderick (born March 21, 1962) is an American film, stage and voice actor who, played the title character in Ferris Bueller's Day Off, provided the main voice of Simba in The Lion King, and portrayed Leo Bloom in the Hollywood and Broadway productions of The Producers.

He has won two Tony Awards, one in 1983 for his featured role in the play Brighton Beach Memoirs and one in 1995 for his lead role in the musical How to Succeed in Bussiness Without Really Trying. He was also nominated for the Tony Award, Best Actor in a Musical, for The Producers but lost to co-star Nathan Lane. As of 2013, Broderick is the youngest winner of the Tony Award for Best Featured Actor in a Play.  

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Notable WorksEdit


Year Title Role Notes
1983 Max Dugan Returns Michael McPhee
1983 Wargames David Lightman Nominated- Saturn Award for Best Actor
1985 1918 Brother
1985 Faerie Tale Theatre Prince Henry TV Series: 1 Episode
1985 Master Harold...and the Boys Harold "Hally" Nominated- CableACE Award for Actor in a Theatrical or Dramatic Special
1985 Ladyhawke Philippe Gaston
1986 Ferris Bueller's Day Off Ferris Bueller Nominated- Golden Globe Award for Best Actor - Motion Picture Musical or Comedy
1986 On Valentine's Day Brother
1987 Project X James "Jimmy" Garrett
1988 Biloxi Blues Eugene Morris Jerome
1988 Torch Song Trilogy Alan Simon
1989 Family Business Adam McMullen
1989 Glory Colonel Robert Gould Shaw
1990 The Freshman Clark Kellogg / The Narrator
1992 Out on a Limb William "Bill" Campbell
1993 The Night We Never Met Samual "Sam" Lester
1993 A Life in the Theatre John Nominated- Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Miniseries or a Movie
1994 The Lion King Adult Simba Voice Only
1994 Mrs. Parker and the Vicious Circle Charles MacArthur
1994 The Road to Wellville William "Will" Lightbody
1995 Arabian Knight Tack the Cobbler Voice Only
1996 The Cable Guy Steven M. Kovacs Nominated- MTV Movie Award for Best Fight (against Jim Carrey)
1996 Infinity Richard Feynman Also Producer/Director
1997 Addicted to Love Sam
1998 Godzilla Dr. Niko "Nick" Tatopoulos
1998 The Lion King II: Simba's Pride Adult Simba Voice Only, Direct-To-DVD
1998 Walking to the Waterline Michael Woods
1999 Election James "Jim" McAllister Nominated- Chlotrudis Award for Best Actor
1999 Inspector Gadget Inspector Gadget/John Brown/Robo-Gadget
2000 You Can Count on Me Brian Everett
2003 The Music Man Professor Herold Hill TV
2003 Good Boy! Hubble Voice Only
2004 The Lion King 1½ Simba (Teenager and Adult) Voice Only, Direct-To-DVD
2004 Marie and Bruce Bruce
2004 The Stepford Wives Walter Kresby
2004 The Last Shot Steven Schats
2005 The Producers Leopold "Leo" Bloom
2005 Strangers with Candy Roger Beekman
2006 Deck the Halls Steven "Steve" Finch
2007 Then She Found Me Benjamin "Ben" Green
2007 Bee Movie Adam Flayman Voice Only
2008 Diminished Capacity Cooper Kennedy
2008 Finding Amanda Taylor Peters Mendon Nominated- Prism Award for Performance in a Feature Film
2008 The Tale of Despereaux Despereaux Voice Only
2010 Wonderful World Benjamin "Ben" Singer
2010 Beach Lane Mike Brennan TV
2011 Margaret John Van Tassel
2011 Tower Heist Mr. Fitzhugh
2011 New Year's Eve Mr. Buellerton Uncredited
2013 Skum Rocks! -
2014 Pompeii Nimtorus


Year Title Role Notes
1981 Torch Song Trilogy David
1983 Brighton Beach Memoirs Eugene Jerome
1985 Biloxi Blues Eugene Jerome
1995 How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying J. Pierreport Finch
1999 Night Must Fall Dan
2000 Taller Than a Dwarf Howard Miller
2001-2002, 2003 The Producers Leopold "Leo" Bloom
2002 Short Talks on the Universe
2004 The Foreigner Charlie Baker
2005 The Odd Couple Felix Unger
2009 The Philanthropist Phillip
2009 The Starry Messenger Mark
2012-2013 Nice Work If You Can Get It Jimmy Winter


Year Title Role Notes
1981 Lou Grant Episode: "Generations"
1985 Faerie Tale Theatre Episode: "Cinderella"
1985 Master Herold...and the Boys
1993 A Life in the Theater (1993)
1995 Frasier Episode: "She's the Boss"
1997 Lewis & Clark: The Journey of the Corps of Discovery
2002 Yu-Gi-Oh! Michael Newton Episode: "Steppin Out"
2003 The Music Man (2003)
2008 30 Rock Cotter Burger

Episode: "Cooter"

2009 Cyberchase Episode: "Father's Day"
2010 Who Do You Think You Are?
2010 Louie Himself Episode: "Heckler/Cop Movie"
2010 Beach Lane TV Pilot
2012 Adventure Time The Dream Warrior Episode: "Who would Win?"
2012 30 Rock Cooter Burger Episode: "Governor Dunston"
2012 Modern Family Dave Episode: "Mistery Date"


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