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Matthew McConaughey's high school prom photo resurfaces in wake of Oscar win

McConaughey won Best Actor for his role in "Dallas Buyers Club" on Sunday.

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Annie Martin
Matthew McConaughey, winner of best actor for Dallas Buyers Club poses with his Oscar backstage during the 86th Academy Awards at the Hollywood & Highland Center on March 2, 2014 in the Hollywood section of Los Angeles. UPI/Phil McCarten
Matthew McConaughey, winner of best actor for "Dallas Buyers Club" poses with his Oscar backstage during the 86th Academy Awards at the Hollywood & Highland Center on March 2, 2014 in the Hollywood section of Los Angeles. UPI/Phil McCarten | License Photo

LOS ANGELES, March 3 (UPI) -- Actor Matthew McConaughey's high school prom photo has resurfaced in the wake of his Oscar win.

Leah Pickett posted the photo on her Twitter Sunday, which shows the Dallas Buyers Club star posing with her aunt at the pair's high school prom.

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McConaughey won Best Actor at Sunday night's Oscar ceremony for his role as real-life AIDS patient Ron Woodruff in Dallas Buyers Club. In his acceptance speech, the actor said he needs three things in his life each day: God, family, and someone to look up to as a hero. He ended his speech with his signature line from Dazed and Confused, "All right, all right, all right," to audience laughter and applause.

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