Matthew McConaughey Can’t Stand False Drama Or the Word “Unbelievable”

by W Magazine Team

In Matthew McConaughey’s household growing up, “stocking stuffers” meant Q-tips, cotton balls, and nail clippers. His dad, attracted to “shady deals,” invested in diamond mines and stolen Rolex watches. Here, the actor, who stars in this season’s critically acclaimed film ‘Gold,’ recounts his eccentric childhood, from his fleeting interest in skateboards to his first kiss, and the father who informed his ‘Gold’ character.