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Matthew Broderick Net Worth: Why Matthew Involved in The Ancestry Research Program?

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Matthew Broderick Networth:Matthew Broderick from the United States is an actor, singer and producer.

He was nominated to a Golden Globe Award for his performance in Ferris Bueller’s Day Off (1986), and he also voiced adult Simba in Disney’s The Lion King (1994). Leo Bloom is also featured in The Producers, and its 2005 film adaptation.

Matthew Broderick Early Years

Broderick was born to Patricia Broderick and James Broderick (a World War II veteran and dramatist), in Manhattan. His mother was Ashkenazi Jewish and descended from Polish and German immigrants.

His father was an Irish Catholic, with English ancestors. Broderick attended City and Country School, Manhattan, for elementary school and Walden School, Manhattan for high school. Acting training was provided by HB Studio.

Matthew Broderick Personal Live

Broderick was married to actress Sarah Jessica Parker on May 19, 1997 in an Episcopal service presided over his sister Janet Broderick Kraft. Parker and Broderick are parents to a boy and twin girls through surrogacy.

They live in the West Village and spend a lot time at their Kilcar property in Ireland. Broderick spent his summers in Kilcar as a boy.

They also own property within the Hamptons. Broderick, a liberal politician.

Matthew Broderick is involved in the Ancestry Research Programme

Broderick made an appearance on the NBC television show who do you think you are?, March 2010. Broderick noted that his involvement in the ancestry research program emotionally reunited him with his role in Glory 22 years prior since he discovered his paternal great-great-grandfather, Robert Martindale, was a Union soldier.

Martindale was a combat veteran of the Battle of Gettysburg. He was killed in battle and is buried at the Marietta National Cemetery in an unknown grave.

Broderick was able to recover the identity of his ancestor through the investigation. He identified the grave with the assistance historian Brad Quinlin.

Broderick was also taught in the same program his paternal grandpa James Joseph Broderick II, who was a highly decorated World War I combat medical and received his honors during The Meuse-Argonne Offensive.

How did Matthew Broderick begin his career?

Broderick‘s initial major acting role was opposite his dad, who was a close friend of playwright Horton Foote. It was an HB Studio Workshop production for Horton Foote’s on Valentine’s Day.

After that, he was cast as David, Harvey Fierstein’s homosexual adoptive son in an off-Broadway production. Mel Gussow of The New York Times theatre criticism gave him a positive evaluation, which attracted him back to Broadway.

Broderick talked about the implications of the review during a 60 Minutes II interview in 2004

Before I even knew it, I was like this guy in a hot play. All of these doors were immediately open. Mel Gussow only got to see it just before it was closed and loved it. It’s incredible. These factors are beyond your control.

He was later cast as Eugene Morris Jerome by Neil Simon in his Eugene Trilogy. It included the plays Biloxi blues and Brighton Beach Memoirs. He was awarded the Tony Award as Best Featured Actor for Brighton Beach Memoirs.

In Which Movies Did Matthew Broderick Feature?

Some of his other credits include Glory (1989), WarGames (1997), The Freshman (90), The Cable Guy(1996), Godzilla (1998), Inspector Gadget (99), You Can Count on Me (2000), The Last Shot (2000).

Broderick helmed Infinity in 1996 and starred in Good Boy! Bee Movie (2007) and The Tale of Despereaux (2008).

Broderick received two Tony Awards. One for Best Featured Artist in a Play at Brighton Beach Memoirs (1983), the other for Best Actor, Musical for How to Suffer in Business Without Really Trying (1995).

Broderick and Nathan Lane were co-stars in Mel Brooks’ musical comedy The Producers in 2001. In Terrence McNally’s Broadway comedy It’s Only a Play, Lane starred with him.

Broderick won a Grammy Award nomination as Best Musical Theater Recording for his role in Nice Work If You Can Get It, which was performed in Broadway in 2013. Broderick is the youngest Tony Award winner in Best Featured Actor for a Play as at 2020.

Broderick was awarded the Hollywood Walk of Fame at 6801 Hollywood Boulevard in 2006 in recognition of his contributions to the movie industry.

Eleven years later, he was elected to the American Theater Hall of Fame.

Broderick and Elizabeth McGovern made their West End debuts in The Starry Messenger in May 2019, alongside Elizabeth McGovern.

Broderick played the role of Michael Burr in Daybreak, a Netflix comedy-drama.

Broderick made his Broadway debut in 2022. He starred alongside his wife Sarah Jessica Parker, in a revival called Plaza Suite.

Matthew Broderick’s Net Worth

Matthew Broderick , a $200,000,000 USD actor hailing from the United States, is Matthew Broderick . This is Broderick’s net worth and Sarah Jessica Parker combined. He has many other notable achievements, despite Matthew Broderick’s most famous role in “Ferris Bueller’s Day Off.”

Matthew had a stellar career in the 1980s/90s. He was one of Hollywood’s most prominent actors at that time. Broderick is also an actor who has won a Tony Award in the theatre. Broderick was given a star in the Hollywood Walk of Fame for his contribution to theatre.


Matthew Broderick has a net worth estimated at $200,000,000. Broderick, an actor, singer and director from the United States, is a producer.

Broderick he was born to a Polish Jewish immigrant mom and a Catholic Irish father in 1962. His father was an actor and his mother was a actress, dramatist and painter.

Broderick, who starred alongside his wife Sarah Jessica Parker as Plaza Suite in a revival in 2022, made his Broadway debut.

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