Matthew Mcconaughey says he had "butterflies" every day whilst on the set of his new movie 'The Lincoln Lawyer'.
Matthew Mcconaughey, the American actor who plays attorney 'Mick Haller' in the highly-anticipated new drama-thriller, has spoken of the "good butterflies" that he experienced on the movie's set, reports the new film, which hits cinemas in the U.S today (18th March 2011), MCConaughey's character conducts his business from the back of his Lincoln town car, whilst working on high-profile cases. Speaking about his time shooting the movie, the 41-year-old said, "It was a little scary at times, but in a good way. I had good butterflies every day. It was a very challenging movie, challenging role, but a lot of fun. I had a lot of good, fun stuff to do in this film". MCConaughey has played numerous attorneys in the past, most notably in 'A Time To Kill', but the actor says he had to prepare considerably for his latest role, saying, "I spent some time downtown in the federal courts. Spent some time with the federal judge. I took my two-week road trip to get my thoughts together and then I met a couple of guys who do what this guy, Mick Haller does, defense attorneys, some down around the LA area".
Matthew Mcconaughey is already garnering rave reviews for his portrayal of the maverick attorney. Usa Today say, "Mick, as embodied by Matthew MCConaughey, is a near-perfect match of material and actor". The film also stars William H Macy, Marisa Tomei and RYAN PHILLIPPE.