Popular actor Matthew McConaughey who has won the hearts of the fans with his brilliant acting had one thought about quitting acting. During a conversation with Oprah Winfrey for her Apple TV Plus show The Oprah Conversation, the actor said that he he had once thought about quitting acting and starting a different career.
During a conversation with Oprah Winfrey the Oscar winner said the moment came before he transitioned from being romantic lead hero to dramatic parts. He said, “I dabbled with thinking about other careers. I dabbled about being a high school football coach, being a symphony orchestra leader or a wildlife guide, or a schoolteacher. I was not going back,” McConaughey told Winfrey. The actor further added that he started to get that feeling that even though the harder this gets, this means there’s more reward on the other side. Stick with it, stay in it, don’t pull the parachute.
Let us tell you that the actor had made debut with Richard Linklater’s Dazed and Confused, initially made a name for himself with films like The Wedding Planner, How to Lose a Guy in 10 Days, Failure to Launch and Ghosts of Girlfriends Past. However, he started doing indie and dramatic projects such as Bernie, Magic Mike, The Wolf of Wall Street and Mud. This phase was dubbed as “McConaissance” by his fans.