Matthew McConaughey tells fans how his family celebrates Thanksgiving.
The actor explained why he and those close to him “don’t eat early”, mainly because of his older brother.
In a video uploaded to McConaughey’s Instagram page, the Hollywood icon revealed her family is running late – they normally start eating around 7pm, adding that the main turkey dinner doesn’t come until much later in the day. night.
The 53-year-old “Interstellar” actor explained that his brother, who takes care of the meat, “doesn’t like grilling, he prefers to smoke.”
ALSO: Matthew McConaughey’s wife Camila Alves wears neck brace after falling down stairs
McConaughey clarified that his older brother would rather “gossip” and enjoy doing nothing while watching the meat slowly cook.
“That’s what Thanksgiving is to us,” McConaughey concluded. “Thanksgiving dinner, eleven o’clock or midnight.”
Fans took to the comments section, noting that 7 p.m. is “too late”, teasing that they “have to eat before I come to your house”.
Kate Judson, McConaughey’s co-star in “How to Lose a Guy in 10 Days” and “Fool’s Gold,” simply reacted to his video with a laughing crying emoji.
READ MORE: Mariah Carey’s kids join her as she sings ‘All I Want For Christmas Is You’ at Macy’s Thanksgiving Parade
Rita Wilson commented, “Looking at the smoker… you don’t even have to open the lid!
Meanwhile, others supported the actor’s family tradition with a user sharing, “Happy Thanksgiving! I agree with your brother, smoking on the barbecue is the best, low and slow, with lots of love.
Another added: “Dinner is always several hours later than expected. We all eat in the dark.
ALSO: Matthew McConaughey says his dad taught him an important lesson about consent
“Not about the food. It’s about family, talking and making memories,” one user agreed with McConaughey that vacations are about spending time with family.
The actor and his wife, Camila Alves, highly value family time. Last month, the couple spent a day with their three children – Levi, 14, Vida, 12, and Livingston, 9 – as they cheered on their team – Austin FC Soccer Club – in a cute video shared on Alves’ Instagram page. .