83115, NEW YORK, NEW YORK – Thursday August 30, 2012. A gaunt-looking Matthew McConaughey is seen heading into a hotel in NYC. The Hollywood heartthrob is losing a ton of weight for his starring role in ”The Dallas Buying Club,” in which he plays Ron Woodruff, a real-life Texan man who contracted AIDS in the 1980s. Photograph: © Hall/Pena, PacificCoastNews.com **FEE MUST BE AGREED PRIOR TO USAGE** **E-TABLET/IPAD & MOBILE PHONE APP PUBLISHING REQUIRES ADDITIONAL FEES** LOS ANGELES OFFICE: 1 310 822 0419 LONDON OFFICE: +44 208 090 4079