When you take a look back at the career of Matthew McConaughey, it has certainly been an interesting journey for the actor, who was once considered to be nothing more than an average romantic comedy actor. However, Matthew has since gone on to prove that he is a hugely talented actor, bagging himself the Best Actor in a Leading Role Oscar for his performance in Dallas Buyers Club.
Next up for Matthew McConaughey is a role in the upcoming movie Sea of Trees, which will see the actor sharing the big screen with the beautiful Naomi Watts. While there is no official release date for Sea of Trees as of yet, it has been confirmed that the movie has now begun shooting, which will take places in Massachusetts and Japan.
Sea of Trees is officially described as, "Arthur Brennan treks into Aokigahara, known as the Sea of Trees, a mysterious dense forest at the base of Japan’s Mount Fuji where people go to contemplate life and death. Having found the perfect place to die, Arthur encounters Takumi Nakamura, a Japanese man who has also lost his way. The two men begin a journey of reflection and survival, which affirms Arthur’s will to live and reconnects him to his love with his wife."
Matthew McConaughey will star in the role of Arthur Brennan and Naomi Watts will play the role of his wife, while talented and experienced actor Ken Watanabe will play Takumi Nakamura. Sea of Trees is being directed by Gus Van Sant, based on the screenply which has been penned by Chris Sparling. We look forward to seeing yet another impressive performance from Matthew McConaughey.