Matthew Lillard is a personality famous for acting, voice acting, producing, and directing in many films and TV shows. This American actor is well known for his portrayal of Stu Macher in the film”Scream”. He also played Stevo in “SLC Punk!”. He also portrayed the role of Shaggy Rogers in the live-action version of Scooby-Doo. He has also voiced the character of Shaggy in many animated Scooby-Doo series. He has been voicing Shaggy since 2009 after Casey Kasem retired. 

Quick Infos
Full nameMatthew Lyn Lillard
Date of birthJanuary 24, 1970
Birth PlaceLansing, Michigan
Parent(s)Jeffery Lillard (Father)
Paula Lillard (Mother)
OccupationActor, Director, Film Producer
Spouse(s)Heather Helm (2000-Present)
Weight88 kg
Net WorthUS $2 Million

Lillard mostly appears in comedic roles but he has also played in many serious roles in films like “Trouble with the Curve”, “The Descendants” and “Twin Peaks: The Return”.  

Lillard is also well known for his role as Dean Boland in the TV series “Good Girls”. 

Matthew Lillard


Matthew Lillard’s full name is Matthew Lyn Lillard. Mathew Lillard was born to parents Jeffery Lillard and Paula Lillard on January 24, 1970, in Lansing which lies in Michigan. Furthermore, he has a sibling, a younger sister named Amy Lillard. 

He graduated high school from Foothill High School which is located in Santa Ana in California. After high school, he attended the American Academy of Dramatic Arts which is located in Pasadena. He and actor Paul Rudd attended it together. He was also a part of Circle in the Square in New York City. He belongs to an American nationality.



In 1990, Lillard co-hosted a television show called SK8-TV after he graduated from high school. 

In 1991, he was an extra in the American horror series called “Ghoulies 3: Ghoulies Go To College“. In 1994, he played the role of Chip Sutphin in the film “Serial Mom”, directed by John Waters. Furthermore, in 1995, he starred in five films namely “Animal Room”, “Ride for Your Life”, “Mad Love”, “Hackers” and “Tarantella”. In 2002, he played the role of Norville Rogers also known as Shaggy in the live-action “Scooby-Doo” film. 

Matthew Lillard

He reprised the role of Shaggy in the sequel of the film released in 2004 titled “Scooby-Doo 2: Monsters Unleashed”. He voiced Shaggy after the original voice actor Casey Kasem retired due to deteriorating health. Lillard later starred in the medical drama series “House” in 2011, based on K.L. Going’s book. In 2011, he also starred in the comedy “The Descendants”. In 2018, Matthew Lillard played the role of Shaggy in the crossover episode in “Supernaturals”. 



In 1999, he won a Mar del Plata Film Festival award for his performance in the film “SLC Punk!”.

In 2003, Matthew Lillard was awarded a “Nickelodeon Kid’s Choice Award” for his role in “Scooby-Doo”.

In 2012, he won an award in the SXSW Film Festival under the category ” Narrative Spotlight Award” for his film “Fat Kid Rules the World”.



Matthew Lillard married Heather Helm on August 12, 2000. The couple has three children together. The daughters are named Addison Lillard and Macey Lillard. Their son is named Liam Lillard. They live together in Los Angeles. 

Matthew Lillard

Physical Statistics

Matthew Lillard stands 1.92 meters tall and weighs 88kg. Furthermore, he has a fit body with a waist of 33 inches, chest of 41 inches, and biceps of 14 inches. Matthew has a beautiful pair of blue eyes with light brown hair.



As of September 1, 2020, Matthew Lillard has 224k followers on Instagram and 300.5k followers on Twitter.  He has been actively voicing his support for “Black Lives Matter” on his Instagram and Twitter. He mostly posts casual selfies and pictures on his Instagram.



Mathew Lillard has made most of his money from acting, directing, voice acting, and producing for various films and TV shows. He is mostly known for his role in the film “Scream” and the portrayal of Shaggy in”Scooby-Doo”. Currently, Matthew’s net worth is estimated to be around $2 million.