Matthew McConaughey dishes on everything from when he feels sexiest to his greatest extravagance

By Elizabeth Leonard
Updated June 22, 2016 11:00 AM

Matthew McConaughey likes to keep it real.

So when asked to name something that’s overrated during a rapid-fire Q&A game with PEOPLE and Entertainment Weekly editorial director Jess Cagle, the Free State of Jones star didn’t hesitate: “Fake boobs.”

The free-association game, called The Cagle Exercise, and part of an exclusive video series, The Jess Cagle Interview, led to a host of fun revelations from the actor.

From when he feels sexiest to his greatest extravagance, McConaughey, 46, was game to fill in the blanks.

Here are just a few of his answers:

Close friends describe me as … “loyal.”

My last meal would be … and I’d eat it with … “Cheeseburgers. With my hands.”

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The song that always makes me dance is … “My son’s been playing Coldplay on his keyboard lately and he can get me moving around.”

Only I know that I am … “Five eleven and three quarters.”

Check out McConaughey’s full Jess Cagle Interview above.