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Matt Bomer: 19 things you need to know about the 'Walking Out' actor

Wonderwall Logo By Angelica Lai of Wonderwall | Slide 2 of 20: <p><a href="http://www.wonderwall.com/celebrity/profiles/overview/matt-bomer-1582.article">Matt Bomer</a> started doing theater in high school, where he performed scenes from one of his biggest inspirations, playwright Larry Kramer. "I just knew ... that these were my people," he told Out magazine in a May 2017 interview. "I thought I was just going to be in theater for the rest of my life. And it was only by circumstance and luck and faith that I got to experience other mediums." Matt received his bachelor of fine arts degree from Carnegie Mellon University Drama School in 2000 and acted at Houston's Alley Theatre before moving to New York City to pursue Broadway.</p>

1. Theater was his first call to acting

Matt Bomer started doing theater in high school, where he performed scenes from one of his biggest inspirations, playwright Larry Kramer. "I just knew ... that these were my people," he told Out magazine in a May 2017 interview. "I thought I was just going to be in theater for the rest of my life. And it was only by circumstance and luck and faith that I got to experience other mediums." Matt received his bachelor of fine arts degree from Carnegie Mellon University Drama School in 2000 and acted at Houston's Alley Theatre before moving to New York City to pursue Broadway.

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