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Born: October 8, 1970 Cause of Death:
Birth Place: Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA Profession: Cast ...
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1998:
Played the titular role in Steven Spielberg's WWII drama "Saving Private Ryan."
2009:
Portrayed Mark Whitacre, the ADM executive turned whistle-blower in Steven Soderbergh's "The Informant."
2002:
With Casey Affleck, co-wrote and co-starred in the Sundance-screened "Gerry."
2005:
Was cast in Terry Gilliam's "The Brothers Grimm" opposite Heath Ledger.
2002:
Guest starred on the NBC sitcom "Will & Grace," playing a heterosexual who poses as a gay man to land a spot in a chorale group.
2007:
Re-teamed with his franchise castmates for "Ocean's 13."
2007:
Received a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame.
2007:
Reprised role of Jason Bourne for "The Bourne Ultimatum."
2000:
Starred in the film version of the Cormac McCarthy novel <i>All the Pretty Horses</i>, scripted and directed by Billy Bob Thornton.
1990:
Made his TV acting debut in the TV-movie "Rising Son."
2005:
Played an oil executive in the geopolitical thriller "Syriana," based on the real-life memoirs of CIA agent Robert Baer; produced by George Clooney.
2006:
Executive produced "Feast," a horror film, which is a result of the third season of "Project Greenlight."
1998:
Played the leading role of a reformed gambler in "Rounders."
2000:
Portrayed a 1930s golfer in "The Legend of Bagger Vance," directed by Robert Redford.
2010:
Re-teamed with director Paul Greengrass for the war thriller "Green Zone."
2003:
Co-starred with Greg Kinnear in the comedy "Stuck on You," directed by Peter and Bobby Farrelly.
1996:
Landed a supporting role in "Courage Under Fire."
2000:
Sponsored Project Greenlight, an Internet screenwriting competition created in partnership with HBO and Miramax.
1997:
Made a cameo appearance in "Chasing Amy," starring Affleck and directed by Kevin Smith.
2006:
Portrayed CIA agent Edward Wilson in Robert De Niro's long-anticipated "The Good Shepherd," which recounts the history of the CIA from World War II through its involvement in the Bay of Pigs.
2004:
Reprised role of Jason Bourne in "The Bourne Supremacy" based on the Robert Ludlum novel.
2004:
Returned with the original cast of "Ocean's Eleven" for "Ocean's Twelve," directed by Steven Soderbergh.
2010:
Played an American factory worker who communicates with the dead in "Hereafter," a film written by Peter Morgan and directed by Clint Eastwood.
2010:
Played Texas Ranger La Boeuf in the remake of the Western "True Grit," written and directed by the Coen brothers.
2011:
Starred opposite Emily Blunt in the romantic thriller "The Adjustment Bureau."
2011:
Co-starred with Anna Paquin and Mark Ruffalo in the film "Margaret"; which would spend five years in post-production.
2011:
Played a father who moves his family to the countryside to renovate a struggling zoo in "We Bought a Zoo," directed by Cameron Crowe and co-starring Scarlett Johansson.
2011:
Voiced the character of Bill the Krill in the animated sequel "Happy Feet Two."
2012:
Starred in and co-wrote the screenplay for "Promised Land" with John Krasinski, a film based on a story by Dave Eggers and directed by Gus van Sant.
2014:
Appeared in the Christopher Nolan science fiction film "Interstellar"
2016:
Starred in the big-budget let-down "The Great Wall"
2017:
Appeared in George Clooney and the Coen brothers' crime drama "Suburbicon"
1996:
Landed a deal to co-star with Ben Affleck in a script the two co-wrote, "Good Will Hunting," which received an Oscar for Best Original Screenplay.
2001:
Appeared in the ensemble film "Ocean's Eleven."
2006:
Portrayed a crooked police officer in Martin Scorsese's acclaimed crime drama "The Departed."
2010:
Began a recurring role as Liz Lemon's airline pilot love interest on the sitcom "30 Rock."
2002:
Won the lead role of Jason Bourne in the massively popular espionage thriller in "The Bourne Identity," based on the Robert Ludlum novel.
1992:
Played his first prominent screen role in the movie "School Ties," also featuring his friend Ben Affleck.
1999:
Reteamed with Affleck to play a pair of renegade angels in Kevin Smith's "Dogma."
2001:
Appeared on and acted as executive producer with Ben Affleck and others in the HBO series "Project Greenlight" which followed the making of the film "Stolen Summer."
1988:
Made his feature film debut with a one-line role in "Mystic Pizza."
1997:
Starred in "John Grisham's 'The Rainmaker,'" directed by Francis Ford Coppola.
1999:
Co-starred with Gwyneth Paltrow and Jude Law in "The Talented Mr Ripley," scripted and directed by Anthony Minghella.
2009:
Portrayed Francois Pienaar, the South African Rugby team captain, opposite Morgan Freeman as former President Mandela in Clint Eastwood's "Invictus."
2011:
Joined an ensemble cast for Steven Soderbergh's "Contagion."
2013:
Featured in the HBO TV movie "Behind the Candelabra"
2015:
Played a stranded astronaut in "The Martian"
2016:
Reprised his breakout role in the action thriller "Jason Bourne"
2017:
Co-starred in the sci-fi drama "Downsizing"

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