Last Updated on: April 27, 2020 by: Celebs Podium
The Argentinian-born Luciana Barroso is the wife of an award-winning American actor film producer and screenwriter Matt Damon. Being regarded as the best couple in Hollywood, they are enjoying their low key married life for nearly 15 years.
Luciana Barroso Wiki; Family
Born as Luciana Bozan in 1976 in Salta, Argentina, she celebrates her birthday every year on 31st July. Her father worked as an insurance agent and her mother was a housekeeper. Her parents divorced just after her birth and she was raised by her grandmother.
Barroso pursued her high school education at the local school in her hometown. She then earned her degree in Arts from a local college. She stands a bit short than her husband Matt, who stands at a height of 5 feet 10 inches.
What Is Her Job?
Luciana prefers to maintain privacy regarding her personal life. It looks like she is a full-time mother now and focuses on her family.
Previously, she worked as an air hostess for a private Argentinian airline after her graduation. Afterward, she started to work as a bartender in Miami, before she met the Hollywood star, Matt Damon.
How Much Is Luciana Barroso’s Net Worth?
Though her exact amount of net worth is yet to be revealed, she now enjoys a remarkable fortune with her husband. Matt is one of the highest-paid actors in Hollywood. He is the winner of an Academy Award, two Golden Globe Awards, and has been nominated for three British Academy Film Awards and seven Emmy Awards.
Meanwhile, he is among Forbes magazine’s most bankable stars, who has a net worth of $170 million.
Luciana Barroso & Matt Damon’s Relationship
Luciana and Matt first met in a bar in Miami where he was filming the comedy Stuck On You in 2003. In the first interview with Vogue Australia in May 2018, she discussed her meeting with her future husband.
Barroso was working as a bartender there and Matt just had finished his shooting. He started getting recognized and was asked for pictures and autographs, but he started getting aggressive as people are drinking and stuff. So he hides behind her bar and later started making drinks as he had trained as a bartender for a film years before.
Luciana Barroso first met her future husband Matt Damon in 2003 (Picture: POPSUGAR Australia)
Luciana was raising her 4-year-old daughter from her previous relationship at that time. Their simple conversations at the bar later turned into a romantic relationship. The duo got engaged in September 2005 and later married on 9 December 2005. Their wedding was held in a private ceremony at the Manhattan Marriage Bureau.
After seven years of marriage, they renewed their wedding vows on 23 April 2013 in an intimate ceremony held in Saint Lucia.
How Many Kids Does She Have With Matt Damon?
Barroso and Damon have three daughters from their relationship. They welcomed their first daughter Isabella Zavala Damon after six months of their wedding on 11 June 2006. Similarly, their second daughter Gia Zavala Damon was born on 20 August 2008.
Luciana Barroso and Matt Damon are raising four daughters (including one from her previous marriage) (Picture: Daily Mail)
Luciana gave birth to their third daughter Stella Zavala Damon on 20 October 2010. Meanwhile, Damon also fathers her daughter Alexia (born in 1999) from her previous marriage. She was previously married to Argentinian Arbello Barroso and later divorced in 2004.
Some Interesting Facts About Luciana Barroso
- Luciana had an especial interest in arts and literature at an early age and wanted to become an artist.
- She is the best friend of Elsa Pataky, the wife of Australian actor Chris Hemsworth.
- Her parents are originally from Italy, who later migrated and settled in Argentina.
- Hollywood actor Ben Affleck is a lifelong best friend and high school companion of her husband Matt.