Matthew Broderick Trivia

  • Matthew Broderick
    • Famous as : Actor
    • Birth Name : -
    • Birth Date : March 21, 1962
    • Birth Place : New York, New York, USA
    • Spouse : Sarah Jessica Parker (actress, since 19-May-97)
    • Claim to Fame : As Ferris Bueller in "Ferris Bueller's Day Off" (1986)


  • Likes watching sports, playing table tennis, and bowling.
  • Is a big supporter of baseball team New York Mets.
  • His movie, "The Producers (2005)", had the same U.S release date that was December 16, 2005 with Sarah Jessica Parker's "The Family Stone" (2005).
  • Received $100,000 a week for his performance in the stage production of "The Producers" held from December 2003 to April 2004.
  • Took triple jobs as director, co-producer, and actor in "Infinity" (1996) of which script was written by his own mother, Patricia.
  • Struck dead a mother and daughter in a car crash happened in 1985 while broke his leg in the accident. He later was cleared of all charges but was obliged to pay a sum of money for fine.
  • Refused to play Alex P. Keaton in "Family Ties" (1982) while he in fact was the first choice to portray the role.
  • Performed the song "I Can Only Give You Love" for wife Sarah Jessica Parker at her 40th birthday.
  • Named his son with Sarah Jessica Parker after his late father and British author Wilkie Collins.
  • Is a left-handed person.
  • Has owned Vespa scooters and an old-fashioned bike with a straw basket from Amsterdam.
  • Considers Central Park softball field as his favorite place in New York City.
  • Once underwent gym training under the instruction of Radu who has been dubbed the Toughest Trainer in Town by New York Magazine.
  • Has an allergic reaction to horses.
  • Is the close friend of Megan Mullaly.
  • His favorite movie is "Modern Times."
  • Was trained on Reiki, a Japanese alternative healing treatment, under a famous Reiki master in Brooklyn for many years.
  • Got introduced to Sarah Jessica Parker by her brother, Timothy Britten Parker.
  • His favorite Actors include Dustin Hoffman, Robert De Niro, and Bill Murray.
  • Was born on the same day as Rosie O'Donnell and University of Nevada Wolf Pack's quarterback Jeff Rowe were.
  • Is of Polish and Irish descent.