Unless one was struggling for recognition, to be as dedicated an actor as Matthew McConaughey is surely not an easy thing to do, especially in Hollywood.McConaughey is an actor who’s known to go through extreme lengths just to play a role. You might ask why anyone would be this serious of an actor in their 50s, or why anyone would choose to gain or lose a ton of weight for a role in the manner that McConaughey has.

A sound body and mind were definitely crucial for him to keep his celebrity status. The actor has undergone many strict diet regimens for various movies, sometimes to the point of starving himself — none of it had been easy. McConaughey’s level of dedication is something that most celebrities can only ever dream of achieving.Obviously, with people like McConaughey in the industry, hard work and dedication can genuinely take you a long way in Hollywood.