|Birthplace||Loma Linda, California|
|Date of birth||March 22, 1959|
Matthew Modine played Marco Arlens in The Long Goodbye. He took the role because he is a longtime friend of Allison Janney. He is perhaps best known for playing the role of Joker in Full Metal Jacket. He also starred in Married to the Mob (with Oliver Platt), Memphis Belle (with Reed Diamond), and And the Band Played On (with Alan Alda and Lily Tomlin).