Matthew McConaughey and Jennifer Garner Walk the Red Carpet for Dallas Buyers Club

Posted on October 18, 2013

Matthew McConaughey, Jennifer Garner and Jared Leto walked the red carpet for the premiere of Dallas Buyers Club. Matthew plays Ron Woodroof, a homophobic electrician who contracted AIDS when it was poorly understood. After being diagnosed as HIV positive and given only 30 days to live and unhappy with clinical trials, Woodroof set off on a journey to find experimental treatments for himself and other patients around the globe. Woodroof was shunned by his former friends for having a "gay disease" and saw first hand what it was like to be on the receiving end of his attitude. Jared Leto and Jennifer Garner co-star. In this clip, Matthew talks about the first time he heard about AIDS. Jennifer talks about Matthew's amazing performance in the role and Jared hilariously explains that he was awkward on red carpets for years because when he was young he emulated Sean Penn and just blew by all the reporters on the red carpet. He thought that was what you were supposed to do. Now, of course, he stops to chat. Take a look: