10 Things You Don’t Know About ‘We Bought A Zoo’ Star Matt Damon (PHOTOS)

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The holiday season always brings about some great family-friendly films, and one getting a bit of buzz is We Bought A Zoo!

The dramedy is based on Benjamin Mee’s heartwarming, real-life memoir about how his family used their life savings to buy Dartmoor Zoological Park, a crisis-stricken park in the English countryside. Matt Damon stars in We Bought a Zoo as Mee, and according to early reviews, he does the role justice!

“The uplifting tale has heart, humanity and a warmly empathetic central performance from Matt Damon.” – The Hollywood Reporter

“Cameron Crowe’s ‘We Bought A Zoo’ showcases Matt Damon at his tear-jerking best.” – HitFlix.com

To help readers become more familiar with the Massachussetts-born actor, we’ve compiled a list of 10 things you may not know about him!

Are you excited to see Matt in We Bought A Zoo? He does, after all, star alongside blonde vixen Scarlett Johansson.  Be sure to check out the gallery and let us know in the comments below!