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Matthew McConaughey to tackle new role as college professor

Matthew McConaughey to tackle new role as college professor

Matthew McConaughey has proven himself adept at portraying any number of roles. Southern lawyer? Check. Southern police officer? Check. Southern rodeo cowboy? Absolutely. 

But does he have what it takes to tackle his most challenging role to date: (Southern) professor? 

The University of Texas at Austin announced Thursday that the Oscar-winning alumnus would be returning, if only in spirit, to his alma mater to teach a filmmaking class.

Advanced Producing: Anatomy of a Motion Picture will be headed by Scott Rice, with assists from McConaughey and “Hunger...

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