Matthew McConaughey revealed on Wednesday that he suspects he and Woody Harrelson share extra off-screen historical past than they beforehand realized. McConaughey shared the household drama on Kelly Ripa’s SiriusXM podcast Let’s speak off digicam, explaining that he not too long ago came upon that his mom “knew” Harrelson’s father. McConaughey was certain their mother and father had a relationship previously and even joked that they might secretly be brothers.
McConaughey mentioned it began just a few years in the past when he and Harrelson vacationed with their respective households. He mentioned: “In Greece just a few years in the past we have been speaking about our closeness and our households. And my mum is there. And he or she’s like, ‘Woody, I knew your dad. Oh, everybody knew concerning the ellipses my mother left after realizing. It was a pleasant information. Effectively, we continued to unpack what that “knew” meant. And (we) did some math and came upon that her dad was on furlough on the similar time my mother and pa have been of their second divorce. »
McConaughey’s mother and father have been married thrice earlier than his father died in 1992. Harrelson’s father, Charles, died in 2007, however there’s extra proof that he and McConaughey’s mom had hung out collectively. MConaughey added, “Then there are attainable receipts to a location that’s in West Texas the place there may have been…a ‘recognized’ assembly or time.”
Naturally, Ripa requested if McConaughey and if there was any probability he and Harrelson have been secretly half-brothers, suggesting they take a DNA take a look at simply to make certain. McConaughey laughed on the thought and even mentioned it might be a part of their subsequent sequence, Brother From One other Mom. The present talks about their shut friendship and the way it prolonged to their households.
“Though Woody and I are greatest buddies, we’ve got totally different approaches in how we increase our youngsters and the way we deal with sure issues,” he mentioned. “I am possibly just a little extra organized in some issues. It is a love story. It is a story about him and me and our households coming collectively.”
McConaughey and Harrelson’s households are definitely fascinating sufficient to hold a TV present. Harrelson’s father was a distinguished determine within the organized crime world throughout his lifetime and was convicted of the homicide of John H. Wooden Jr. – the primary federal decide to be murdered within the twentieth century. He was convicted of a number of different violent crimes, together with homicide, and would later confess to taking part in dozens of murders. There have been even allegations that he was concerned within the assassination of John F. Kennedy. This was all explored in depth within the Spotify Podcast 2020 Son of a hitman.
In the meantime, McConaughey has already shared sufficient about her household to pique followers’ curiosity. In his memoirs Inexperienced mild, he candidly revealed that his father’s demise was attributable to an orgasm throughout intercourse with McConaughey’s mom. He wrote: “He at all times mentioned to me and my brothers: ‘Boys, after I depart I’ll have intercourse together with your mom. And that is what occurred. He had a coronary heart assault when he peaked.”
Brother from one other mom is made for Apple TV+ in accordance with a report by The envelope, however thus far few particulars concerning the mission can be found. Followers can study extra about these two distinctive households in McConaughey’s e book and on the podcast Son of a hitmansolely out there on Spotify.