Matthew McConaughey shares his parenting philosophy and how leaving Hollywood greenlit his Oscar win in new book

In his new book Greenlights, Academy Award winning actor Matthew McConaughey shares the defining and sometimes outrageous stories that shaped him as a man. Some might call it a memoir. McConaughey, 51, simply refers to it as a playbook.

“It is more of an approach book,” he told Yahoo Life. “I found consistent approaches that I've had to live that have given me more green lights in life.”