Matthew McConaughey Says He Wants to Make His Family Proud

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Camila Alves' husband, actor Matthew McConaughey, won big at last night's 2014 Academy Awards!

The 44-year-old star was given the Oscar for Best Actor for his performance as a man living with AIDS in Dallas Buyers Club. But his win wasn't the only highlight, it was his acceptance speech which included a shout out to his family, that really touched all.

"To my wife, Camila, and my kids Levi, Vida and Mr. Stone: the courage and significance you give me every day when I go out the door is unparalleled," McConaughey said. "You are the four people in my life I want to make the most proud of me."

Prior to taking the stage to accept his award, McConaughey was seen kissing his wife, who looked immensely proud.

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