Dillon Has One Sister And Four Brothers One Of Whom Kevin Dillon

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“Crash” won the Academy Award for Best Picture in 2005. 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. Dillon has one sister and four brothers, one of whom, Kevin Dillon, is also an actor and appeared on the hit TV series Entourage, which earned him several Emmy nominations in the supporting actor comedy category. 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. Dillon did voiceover work in the 1987 documentary film Dear America: Letters Home from Vietnam. in 2005, he starred in Factotum, a film adaptation of an autobiographical work by Charles Bukowski. On September 29, 2006, Dillon was honored with the Premio Donostia prize in the San Sebasti├ín International Film Festival.