Who Knew! Matthew McConaughey's brother is a self-made millionaire with a TV show

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Matthew McConaughey's Brother Is a Self-Made Millionaire with a TV Show

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Alright, alright, alright - there's a new McConaughey in town!

The actor's big brother, Rooster, is the star of a new Shark Tank-style show in which people invest their money with Texas entrepreneurs.

And Rooster, 60, is perfect for the part: he is a self-made multimillionaire whose fortune was earned as a pipe supplier for Texas Oil. He also owns a cattle ranch.

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Who Knew! Matthew McConaughey's brother is a self-made millionaire with a TV show
BEVERLY HILLS, CA - AUGUST 12: (EDITORS NOTE: This image has been digitally altered) Mike Rooster McConaughey of CNBC's 'West Texas Investors Club' poses in the Getty Images Portrait Studio powered by Samsung Galaxy at the 2015 Summer TCA's at The Beverly Hilton Hotel on August 12, 2015 in Beverly Hills, California. (Photo by Maarten de Boer/Getty Images Portrait)
Actor Matthew McConaughey (2L) arrives with his wife Camila Alves (L), his mother Kay McCabeat and his brother Rooster at the premiere of 'The Lincoln Lawyer' in Hollywood, California, on March 10, 2011. AFP PHOTO / GABRIEL BOUYS (Photo credit should read GABRIEL BOUYS/AFP/Getty Images)
LOS ANGELES, CA - AUGUST 12 NBCUNIVERSAL EVENTS-- NBCUniversal Portrait Studio, August 2015 -- Pictured: (l-r) TV personalities Gil Prather, Wayne Gilliam and Mike Rooster McConaughey from 'West Texas Investors Club' pose for a portrait at the NBCUniversal Summer Press Day during the 2015 Summer TCA Tour at The Beverly Hilton on August 12, 2015 in Beverly Hills, California. (Photo by: Christopher Polk/NBC/NBCU Photo Bank via Getty Images)
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WEST TEXAS INVESTOR'S CLUB -- Pictured: (l-r) Butch Gilliam, Gil Prather, Rooster McConaughey -- (Photo by: Jesse Grant/CNBC/NBCU Photo Bank via Getty Images)
Actor Matthew McConaughey (2L) arrives with his wife Camila Alves (L), his mother Kay McCabeat and his brother Rooster (R) at the premiere of 'The Lincoln Lawyer' in Hollywood, California, on March 10, 2011. AFP PHOTO / GABRIEL BOUYS (Photo credit should read GABRIEL BOUYS/AFP/Getty Images)
HOLLYWOOD, CA - MARCH 10: Matthew McConaughey's mom Mary Kathleen McCabe and brother Michael McConaughey arrive at the Los Angeles Premiere of 'The Lincoln Lawyer' at the ArcLight Hollywood on March 10, 2011 in Hollywood, California. (Photo by Gregg DeGuire/FilmMagic)
Mike "Rooster" McConaughey, from left, Wayne "Butch" Gilliam and Gil Prather arrive at the NBCUniversal Television Critics Association Summer Tour at the Beverly Hilton Hotel on Wednesday, August 12, 2015, in Beverly Hills, Calif. (Photo by Rich Fury/Invision/AP)
NBCUNIVERSAL EVENTS -- NBCUniversal Press Tour, August 2015 -- Spago Party -- Pictured: (l-r) Mike 'Rooster' McConaughey, CNBC's 'West Texas Investors Club'; Jay Leno, CNBC's 'Jay Leno's Garage' -- (Photo by: Christopher Polk/NBC/NBCU Photo Bank via Getty Images)
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The new CNBC show, West Texas Investors Club, takes place in the heart of Texas where both Rooster and fellow self-made millionaire Butch Gilliam created their fortunes. They are joined on the show by their close friend Gil Prather.

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"Down here in Texas, we do things the real way," McConaughey says in a clip from the show.

The trio are set to employ unconventional methods to test out the budding entrepreneurs before deciding how to invest their money.

"We're looking at the person first and the business second,"Gilliam explains in a preview for the show.

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West Texas Investors Club premieres August 4 on CNBC and be sure to watch Inside Edition!

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