Matthew Lillard was born in Lansing, Michigan in 1970 but grew up in Tustin, California. He attended Fullerton College and was active in the Theater Department. After Fullerton College, he studied at the American Academy of Dramatic Arts in Pasadena, California.
His most famous acting roles were as Stu Matcher in Scream (1996), Stevo in SLC Punk (1998), Shaggy in Scooby Doo (2002), and more recently in the 2011 film The Descendants, alongside George Clooney.
--by Gabriel Tupas (Fullerton College student)