Matt Damon Recalls Daughter’s Horrifying Experience with a Jellyfish in Australia: It ‘Literally Wrapped Around Her’

Matt Damon‘s Australian vacation progressing this year was anything though a relaxing outing to a beach for one of his daughters.

During an coming on The Ellen DeGeneres Show, a actor removed a family outing Down Under to visit Chris Hemsworth and his family in April.

Although both stars told their children that there was no need to worry about Australia’s many unwholesome animals, then-6-year-old daughter Stella Zavala was stung by a jellyfish.

“It was a misfortune thing,” Damon, 47, told a host. “Even Chris said, ‘Mate, that’s a misfortune thing I’ve ever seen in my life.’ It was unequivocally bad.”

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The Suburbicon star explains that a sea creature’s tentacles latched onto his daughter, and they had to lift it off. “This thing literally wrapped around her,” he says. “I could uncover we cinema that would spin your head. She had these … looked like shoelaces, kind of, red shoelaces around her body.”

When Ellen DeGeneres asks if Damon peed on his daughter to palliate a prick of a jellyfish, a actor busts a myth, observant that paramedics who were called suggested him to use prohibited H2O instead.

However, he wouldn’t have hesitated to urinate on Stella if a conditions called for it. After all, “she peed on me adequate in her life,” jokes Damon, who also shares 9-year-old Gia Zavala, 11-year-old Isabella and teenage daughter Alexia with mother Luciana.


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Damon also talked about how pal George Clooney has altered given becoming a father to now-4-month-old twins Ella and Alexander.

“It took him into his 50s, though I consider he grew up finally,” a actor says with a laugh. “He’s amatory it, he’s great. He’s a lot calmer than we thought, with twins [especially] — that’s a lot of work.”

The Good Will Hunting star did divulge that a babies are now eating plain food. “He’s perplexing to get off diaper avocation now since that’s a whole other level,” Damon shares of Clooney, 56. “He was like, ‘Diapers are easy!’ and we was like, ‘Wait for it.’ ”

Despite carrying 4 daughters of his own, Damon is steering transparent of giving parenting advice. “The twins thing — people would say, ‘Do you give him advice?’ and we went, ‘No!’ ” he says. “I mean, dual babies during once — that’s horrific.”

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