Alright! The Going Rate for a Matthew McConnaughey Speech Is $135,000

April 2, 2015 3:13 AM

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Matthew McConaughey has been offered $135,000, plus travel expenses, to give the University of Houston Commencement Ceremony speech this May. Booking agent Celebrity Talent International will collect a 15 percent commission of $20,250 for helping to facilitate the speaking engagement, according to the school.

That would of course be a pretty penny for the Oscar winner, who offered up one deep thought after another during his victorious 2014 awards season. But the school explains that all of that dough—should McConaughey be available—will go right to the Interstellar star's Just Keep Livin Foundation, whi...

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