Luciana Barroso is a Spanish ex-bartender. She is known for being the wife of acclaimed actor, Matt Damon.
Early Childhood and Education
Luciana Barroso was born on 31 July 1976 (age 47 years; as of 2023) in Salta Argentina to an insurance agent father and a homemaker mother. However, Luciana’s grandmother brought her up owing to her parent’s divorce.
Fascinated with arts and literature, Luciana pursued a degree in arts from a college in Argentina. Later, Luciana wanted to become an air hostess and eventually pursued a course in it, However, owing to failure, she ended up being a bartender.
Luciana’s Relationships: First Marriage
Initially, Luciana entered into a marriage with Arbello Barroso, say sources. Moreover, in 1999, the couple welcomed a girl child, Alexia. However, in 2004, Luciana and Arbello ended up filing a divorce. Meanwhile, since the divorce was mutual, Luciana and Arbello share a friendly parenting bond.
Luciana Barroso and Matt Damon: How They Met?
Following her divorce from Arbello Barroso, Luciana moved to Miami, Florida where she started working as a bartender. In 2003, Matt Damon visited Miami for the shooting of the Hollywood film ‘Stuck on You.’ While working on the film, Matt visited the same bar where Luciana used to work. Soon after exchanging a few conversations, Luciana and Matt developed a likeness towards each other.
After dating for two years, Luciana and Matt Damon got engaged to each other in 2005. In December 2005, the couple decided to tie the knot. Although the wedding was a private affair because the couple didn’t like the unnecessary attention.
A year later, Luciana and Matt welcomed their first child, Isabella Damon, in 2006. Subsequently, in 2008, their second child, Gia Zavala was born. And, in 2010, their third daughter, Stella was born. Also, Matt adopted Luciana’s daughter from his first marriage, Alexia. Now, the couple is prominent for their wonderful relationship and parenting.
Lesser Known Facts about Luciana Barrasso
- Before marrying Matt Damon, she was a single mother.
- Unlike other celebrity partners, Luciana Barrasso likes to maintain a low profile. Moreover, she barely likes getting clicked by paparazzi. However, she has participated in a few interviews and red-carpet events.
- Luciana’s present husband, Matt Damon, also worked as a bartender. Meanwhile, when he first met Luciana at the bar, he helped her in serving drinks. Hence, this made Luciana fall for him.
- Owing to maintaining a private life, Luciana doesn’t have any social media profile.
- In December 2022, Luciana along with her husband appeared at the 45th Kennedy Center Honors.
- Owing to Argentina’s origin, Luciana Barrasso can speak fluent Spanish.
- Although Luciana likes escaping the spotlight, she is friends with many actors. Moreover, she shares a great bond with Chris Hemsworth and his wife, Elsa Pataky.
- Luciana and Pataky become close friends as they both can speak fluent Spanish. Not only this but Elsa Pataky and Luciana share the same tattoo which they got after spending one Christmas together.
- In June 2023, observers spotted Chris Hemsworth and Matt Damon’s families together. As they were vacationing together on the Greek Island of Mykonos. Meanwhile, they were seen dancing, drinking, and smoking cigars together.
- Lucy is her nickname. Not only this, her husband, Matt Damon has tattooed his wife’s name Lucy on his upper right arm.
- In an interview, Matt Damon mentioned about their relationship’s “two-week rule.” Matt mentioned, “We have a two-week rule. I’m not away for more than two weeks. I think you need to be with the person you love as much as possible. My wife is my soulmate. I don’t like being apart from her.”