1) Sheriff Matt Dillon was the main character in the old TV show "Gunsmoke", played by James Arnes.
2) The actor who played "Randy" in "One Night at McCool's".
1) James Arnes, who played "Sheriff Matt Dillon" was the brother of Peter Graves, who played "Mr.Phelps" in the old "MISSION: IMPOSSIBLE!" TV show.
2) Did the actor "Matt Dillon" get his name from the character "Matt Dillon"? I bet he did!
Full name: Matthew Raymond Dillon.
Born in 1964, Dillon was discovered while cutting class at the age of fourteen. He is mostly known for his close work with many of the "Brat Pack" actors in the 80s. His popularity came from troubled teen roles such as badboy greaser Dallas Winston in The Outsiders, Tex McCormick in Tex and Rusty-James in Rumble Fish (all S.E Hinton novel adaptations). He later grew into different roles such as Bob in "Drugstore Cowboy" and a supporting role in "Crash".
Omg, Matt Dillon was suuuuuch a hottie!
Born in 1964 on February 18th. Matt Dillon, full name Matthew Raymond Dillon, older brother to Kevin Dillon, who is on Entourage. Born in New Rochelle, New York, and was discovered one day while skipping class. He was later cast onto the movie "Over The Edge." Matt is most know for being in the S.E Hinton adaptations "the Outsiders", "Rumble Fish" and "Tex". He has also been in movies such as "Crash" "Armored" "You, Me and Dupree" "There's Something About Mary" and "Old Dogs".
UNF. Matt Dillon is SO sexy. He's really manly unlike Rob Lowe, who's feminine...