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Matthew McConaughey Talks About Decision to 'Unbrand' From Certain Kinds of Films

Matthew McConaughey Talks About Decision to 'Unbrand' From Certain Kinds of Films

Matthew McConaughey takes the cover of Esquire magazine’s November 2016 issue.

Here’s what the 46-year-old actor had to share with the mag:

On his first child Levi’s birth: “Man is never more masculine than after the birth of his first child. I don’t mean in a macho way. I mean in terms of giving a man strength.”

On his proposal to Camila Alves: “I remember hitting the knee, looking into her eyes and…I remember her face. I remember this smile coming up from her feet. I remember her having to catch her breath. And she didn’t say yes right away. And then the whole family was going, Jeezus, she’s gonna say no.”

On making a conscious decision to “unbrand” after flicks such as How to Lose a Guy in 10 Days, Failure to Launch and Fool’s Gold: “All of a sudden, I understood, whoa, that’s become my brand.”

For more from Matthew, visit Esquire.com.

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Credit: Pamela Hanson/Esquire
Posted to: Magazine, Matthew McConaughey

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