University of Texas hires Hollywood A-Lister Matthew McConaughey as a film professor

Mail Online | 7/2/2021 | Chauncey Alcorn For
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Academy Award winner Matthew McConaughey is already an A-list actor, a Lincoln Motor Company pitchman and a recently-announced co-owner of a Major League soccer club.

Now the 49-year-old movie star who was born and raised in the Lone Star State can add college professor to his resume thanks to a newly-acquired faculty position with the University of Texas.

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The school, where McConaughey earned his film degree back in 1993, announced Wednesday that it has hired him to teach 'script-to-screen' film classes at its Moody College's Department of Radio, Television and Film beginning this fall.

'Matthew cares deeply for our school and our students, and we are thrilled that he shares his time and talent to help prepare the next generation of media leaders and innovators,' UT Moody College Dean Jay Bernhardt said in a written statement on Wednesday.

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McConaughey has served as a visiting instructor at the university since 2015, bringing his students along for the ride with him while working on some of his latest films, including, 'Free State of Jones,' 'The Beach Bum' and 'White...
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