July 14, 1979 (43)
Matthew Scott Porter is an American actor and occasional singer known for his role as Jason Street in the NBC television drama Friday Night Lights. His character was injured during a football game in the pilot episode and became disabled. The character was inspired by high school football player David Edwards.
Porter was paired with Alyson Michalka and Vanessa Hudgens in the 2009 film Bandslam. He performed the song “Pretend”, which is featured on the Bandslam soundtrack. In 2010, he played the role of law firm investigator Blake Calamar in CBS’ legal drama The Good Wife.
He starred as George Tucker in The CW comedy-drama series Hart of Dixie.