One Of His Next Roles Was In Liars Moon Where Matt Dillon Played

Matt Dillon
Matt Dillon
Matt Dillon


One of his next roles was in Liar’s Moon, where he played Jack Duncan, a poor Texas boy madly in love with a rich banker’s daughter. in 2005 Dillon co-starred in Disney’s Herbie: Fully Loaded and on March 11, 2006 hosted Saturday Night Live, in which he impersonated Greg Anderson and Rod Serling in sketches. The film opened on July 14, 2006. He made a cameo appearance as a detective in Madonna’s Bad Girl music video which also stars Christopher Walken. That year, he starred in The Simpsons episode “Midnight Towboy”.

One Of His Next Roles Was In Liars Moon Where Matt Dillon Played

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He was raised in a close-knit Roman Catholic family as the second of six children. One of his next roles was in Liar’s Moon, where he played Jack Duncan, a poor Texas boy madly in love with a rich banker’s daughter. He followed those up with The Flamingo Kid in 1984. in 1989, Dillon won critical acclaim for his performance as a drug addict in Gus Van Sant’s Drugstore Cowboy.

One Of His Next Roles Was In Liars Moon Where Matt Dillon Played

Matt Dillon
Matt Dillon
Matt Dillon


One of his next roles was in Liar’s Moon, where he played Jack Duncan, a poor Texas boy madly in love with a rich banker’s daughter. All three films were shot in Tulsa, Oklahoma, Hinton’s hometown. The Outsiders and Rumble Fish had Dillon working with Francis Ford Coppola and Diane Lane. The film opened on July 14, 2006. Dillon had a three-year relationship with actress Cameron Diaz in the late 1990s. Dillon is mentioned on Jeff Buckley’s Live at Sin-é: Legacy Edition CD. I dance the same dance every night / It’s only you you’re killing / Super glue the queen of hearts and the information she’s spilling / Matt Dillon.

One Of His Next Roles Was In Liars Moon Where Matt Dillon Played

Matt Dillon
Matt Dillon
Matt Dillon
Matt Dillon
Matt Dillon
Matt Dillon


Matthew Raymond “Matt” Dillon (born February 18, 1964) is an Academy Award-nominated American actor and film director. He began acting in the late 1970s, gaining fame as a teenage idol during the 1980s. 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. The films, released in March and July 1980, respectively, were box office successes and raised Dillon’s profile among teenage audiences. One of his next roles was in Liar’s Moon, where he played Jack Duncan, a poor Texas boy madly in love with a rich banker’s daughter.

One Of His Next Roles Was In Liars Moon Where Matt Dillon Played

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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. Another of Dillon’s early roles was in the Jean Shepherd PBS special The Great American Fourth of July and Other Disasters. The only available copies of this film are stored at UCLA, where a legal dispute makes it unavailable to the public. One of his next roles was in Liar’s Moon, where he played Jack Duncan, a poor Texas boy madly in love with a rich banker’s daughter. The Outsiders and Rumble Fish had Dillon working with Francis Ford Coppola and Diane Lane. 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. in 2002, he wrote and directed the film City of Ghosts, starring himself, James Caan and Gérard Depardieu.

One Of His Next Roles Was In Liars Moon Where Matt Dillon Played

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He began acting in the late 1970s, gaining fame as a teenage idol during the 1980s. The films, released in March and July 1980, respectively, were box office successes and raised Dillon’s profile among teenage audiences. One of his next roles was in Liar’s Moon, where he played Jack Duncan, a poor Texas boy madly in love with a rich banker’s daughter. He followed those up with The Flamingo Kid in 1984.

One Of His Next Roles Was In Liars Moon Where Matt Dillon Played

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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. One of his next roles was in Liar’s Moon, where he played Jack Duncan, a poor Texas boy madly in love with a rich banker’s daughter. The Outsiders and Rumble Fish had Dillon working with Francis Ford Coppola and Diane Lane. He made his Broadway debut with the play The Boys of Winter in 1985. On September 29, 2006, Dillon was honored with the Premio Donostia prize in the San Sebastián International Film Festival. On December 30, 2008, he was arrested by the Vermont State Police after he was clocked traveling at 106 miles per hour northbound on Interstate 91 near Newbury, Vermont. 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.

One Of His Next Roles Was In Liars Moon Where Matt Dillon Played

Matt Dillon
Matt Dillon
Matt Dillon
Matt Dillon
Matt Dillon
Matt Dillon


The films, released in March and July 1980, respectively, were box office successes and raised Dillon’s profile among teenage audiences. One of his next roles was in Liar’s Moon, where he played Jack Duncan, a poor Texas boy madly in love with a rich banker’s daughter. The Outsiders and Rumble Fish had Dillon working with Francis Ford Coppola and Diane Lane. He made his Broadway debut with the play The Boys of Winter in 1985. Dillon’s name is dropped in the lyrics of “After the Fire”, a song that Pete Townshend wrote for Roger Daltrey’s solo album Under a Raging Moon: I saw Matt Dillon in black and white/There ain’t no colour in memories/He rode his brother’s Harley across the TV/ While I was laughing at Dom deLuise Dillon is also mentioned in Pencey Prep’s “Don Quixote” from the album Heartbreak in Stereo.

One Of His Next Roles Was In Liars Moon Where Matt Dillon Played

Matt Dillon
Matt Dillon
Matt Dillon
Matt Dillon
Matt Dillon
Matt Dillon
Matt Dillon
Matt Dillon
Matt Dillon


He was raised in a close-knit Roman Catholic family as the second of six children. One of his next roles was in Liar’s Moon, where he played Jack Duncan, a poor Texas boy madly in love with a rich banker’s daughter. The Outsiders and Rumble Fish had Dillon working with Francis Ford Coppola and Diane Lane. Dillon continued to work in the early 1990s with roles in movies like Singles (1992). in 2005 Dillon co-starred in Disney’s Herbie: Fully Loaded and on March 11, 2006 hosted Saturday Night Live, in which he impersonated Greg Anderson  and Rod Serling in sketches. He faced a maximum of one year in jail, and a fine of $1,000. Won-Independent Spirit Award for Best Supporting Male Matt Dillon has won several awards in his career including Screen Actors Guild Award, MTV Movie Award and Independent Spirit Award.

One Of His Next Roles Was In Liars Moon Where Matt Dillon Played

Matt Dillon
Matt Dillon
Matt Dillon
Matt Dillon
Matt Dillon
Matt Dillon
Matt Dillon
Matt Dillon
Matt Dillon


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. One of his next roles was in Liar’s Moon, where he played Jack Duncan, a poor Texas boy madly in love with a rich banker’s daughter. 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). Dillon did voiceover work in the 1987 documentary film Dear America: Letters Home from Vietnam. 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.