Matthew Vaughn is a director and producer. His birth name was Matthew De Vere Drummond. He is well recognized for producing films like ‘Snatch’, ‘Lock Stock And Two Smoking Barrels’. He also has several successful movies as the director like Layer Cake, ‘Stardust’, Kick-Ass, ‘X-Men: First Class’. He started his education at Buckingham’s Stowe School in England and after a year of gap he attended University College London where he studied Anthropology and Ancient History.
During that year, he journeyed around the globe on a tour with the Hard Rock Café and eventually came to LA, the USA, and started his career as a director’s assistant. Soon after he left the university to pursue his passion as a director realizing that everyone was in the same rat race, so he started up again to earn recognition in England.
His first success as a producer was the movie Lock, Stock And Two Smoking Barrels, as well as Snatch, both of which were directed by
Guy Ritchie and earned him 9 million each. ‘Layer Cake’ in 2014 was his debut as a director. He was also supposed to direct the movie X-Men:
The Last Stand but eventually dropped out two weeks prior. His next venture was ‘Stardust’ in 2007, which was an adaption of the movie Kick-Ass by Mark Millar.
He was roped in to direct the next ‘X-Men: First Class’ in 2011. Vaughn married a German supermodel Claudia Schiffer in Shimpling, Suffolk in 2002. They have three children, a son and two daughters. They have homes in Suffolk and also in Notting Hill. He has hired ex-Gurkha soldiers for him and his family after reports of stalkers apparently intruding their house.