Matthew Daddario - Biography
Last Modified: Jun 1, 2021
|Best Known For:||Why Women Kill (film)|
|Net Worth:||$3 million|
|Born on :||October 1, 1987 (age 33)|
|Birth Name /
|Matthew Quincy Daddario|
|Birth Place:||New York, New York, USA|
|Father's Name:||Richard Daddario|
|Mother's Name:||Christina Daddario|
Alexandra Daddario (older sister)
|High School:||Collegiate School|
|University:||Indiana University Bloomington|
|Ethnicity:||Multi-ethnic (Slovak, Italian, Irish, Hungarian, English)|
|Married Date:||December 31, 2017|
|Wife's Name:||Esther Kim|
|Height:||1.90 meter (6 feet 3 inch)|
|Weight:||72 kg (158.73 lb)|
|Hair Color:||Dark Brown|
|Shoe Size:||11 US|
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Who is Matthew Daddario?
Matthew Daddario is an actor by profession and American by nationality. The younger brother of Alexandra Daddario, he is well known for starring in the TV series Why Women Kill, Shadowhunters as Alec Lightwood.
Matthew Daddario – Age, Parents, Siblings
Matthew Daddario was born Matthew Quincy Daddario on October 1, 1987. His birthplace is New York, New York, USA. His mother is Christina Daddario, a lawyer and his father is Richard Daddario, a prosecutor and former head of NYPD Counterterrorism. His parents raised him in New York with his two siblings- younger sister Catharine Daddario and older sister Alexandra Daddario who is also a successful actress.
Alexandra, Catharine, and Matthew Daddario (Image: Instagram- posted 2014)
For education, Matthew Daddario attended Collegiate School, a K-12 school for boys. Following graduation, he studied at Indiana University Bloomington. He graduated from the same in 2010 with a degree in economics.
His ethnicity includes Slovak, Italian, Irish, Hungarian, and English.
Matthew Daddario – Girlfriend, Wife, Children, Divorce
Daddario dated his girlfriend Esther Kim for years before marrying her on December 31, 2017. They announced their pregnancy in May 2020 via Instagram. His wife gave birth to her daughter in September 2020. They are yet to share the name of their child.
Matthew Daddario, Esther Kim (Image: Instagram- May 2020)
Matthew Daddario – Career
Daddario began his career in the year 2012, his debut screen role being in the film The Debut. This was followed by roles in the films Breathe In (2013) as Aaron, 36 Saints (2013) as Sebastian, Delivery Man (2013) as Channing, When the Game Stands Tall (2014) as Danny Ladouceur, Naomi and Ely's No Kiss List (2015) as Gabriel.
Matthew Daddario’s breakthrough came in 2016 as he was cast as the main character Alec Lightwood in the supernatural drama series Shadowhunters. He portrayed the character until 2019.
Over the last few years, Matthew Daddario has worked in the films Cabin Fever (2016), Trust (2021), etc. He had a guest role of Blaine in police crime drama Tommy (2020) and was cast as the main role Scooter in season two of the dark comedy-drama TV series Why Women Kill (2021).
Matthew Daddario in Shadowhunters (Image: Cosmopolitan)
On the set of Why Women Kill, Matthew Daddario has worked with Katie Finneran, Sadie Calvano, Sam Jaeger, Lana Parrilla, Alicia Coppola.
Matthew Daddario – Awards, Nominations
For his work in Shadowhunters, Daddario has been nominated for six Teen Choice Awards, among which he has won two, in 2016 and 2018. He had also been nominated for MTV Fandom Awards - Ship of the Year in 2016 which he shared with Harry Shum Jr.
Matthew Daddario – Net Worth, Salary
The net worth of Daddario is estimated to be around $3 million while the figure on his annual salary is under review.
Matthew Daddario – Instagram, Twitter, Facebook
Matthew Daddario is active on Instagram and Twitter but is absent from Facebook. He is followed by over 2 million fans.
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