The Magic Mike actor has three children, Levi, four, Vida, three, and two-month-old Livingston, with his model spouse.
Despite their busy family life, Matthew says Camilla is always encouraging him to do his best when it comes to work.
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Go for it: Camila Alves encourages him to be the best at his work
Matthew recently took some time off work as he wanted to spend some quality time with his family but he will never give up his career.
He said: 'I never said, "Oh, I want to go do darker or edgier stuff" ... I just said, "I'm going to take some time off. I have to take care of my family right now. We've got the means in the bank account, we've got a roof over our head, we're gonna eat well, we're fine. So let's take some introspective time."
'It wasn't a mini-retirement. It was just that I wanted to listen to myself and be a bit more discerning.'
Model mother: Camila Alves and Matthew with their children Vida and Levi McConaughey
Putting in the extra work: Camila with her son Livingston just one month after giving bir