About this star

  • Category: Motion pictures
  • Unveiled: 09 Jan 2006
  • Star rank: 60
  • Address:
    6805 Hollywood Blvd
  • Position: 4 tiles from the curb, facing east
  • GPS location:
    34.101674, -118.339767

Matthew Broderick

Next star: Paul Douglas
Previous star: Sons of the Pioneers


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

Fact file

  • Born: March 21, 1962 (age 52) New York City, New York, U.S.
  • Occupation: Actor, director, voice actor
  • Years active: 1981–present
  • Spouse(s): Sarah Jessica Parker (m. 1997)
  • Children: Marion Loretta Elwell and Tabitha Hodge Broderick (both born on June 22, 2009) James Wilkie Broderick (born on October 28, 2002)

Read more about Matthew Broderick at Wikipedia or at the Internet Movie Database

In the news

PHOTO CALL: Starry Cast of It's Only a Play, With Nathan Lane, Matthew Broderick, Megan Mullally and Rupert Grint, Meets the Press
Playbill Combined , 2014-08-20 15:25:00
The star-studded Broadway production of Tony Award winner Terrence McNally's comedy It's Only A Play will begin previews at the Gerald Schoenfeld Theatre Aug. 28.

Stockard Channing Talks ‘It’s Only A Play’ - VIDEO
Access HW Broadway, 2014-08-19 21:34:29
Stockard Channing chats with Access about her role in “It’s Only a Play.” What are the challenges? Plus, what’s it been like watching Nathan Lane and Matthew Broderick work together? How nervous is she to open? And, will she read the show’s reviews?

Rupert Grint: What It’s Like Performing On Broadway - VIDEO
Access HW Broadway, 2014-08-19 21:34:29
Rupert Grint chats with Access about his role in “It’s Only a Play.” What motivates his character? Plus, what’s it been like working with Nathan Lane and Matthew Broderick? And, how is theater different from making a movie?

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