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Matt Damon Reveals Manchester By The Sea's Original Ending Was 'Too Expensive'

Matt Damon admits the original ending for 'Manchester by the Sea' had to be scrapped because it was too expensive.The Hollywood star served as a producer on the critically acclaimed drama film - which tells...

Matt Damon There For Ben Affleck

Matt Damon ''will always be there'' for Ben Affleck.The 'Good Will Hunting' star is focused on helping his friend through his addiction as Ben admitted himself to rehab to get help with his problems.A source...

Ben Affleck And Matt Damon's 1m Movie Investment

Ben Affleck and Matt Damon paid $1 million for the rights to the McDonald's Monopoly game crime story. Ben is set to direct Matt in the new movie - about an ex-cop who rigged the...

Ben Affleck To Direct Matt Damon In New Crime Movie

Ben Affleck is set to direct Matt Damon in a new movie about a real-life crime story.The Oscar-winning stars are long-time friends and they've both signed on for the new film, which centres on an...

Brad Pitt Paid With Coffee For Cameo

Brad Pitt's fee to appear in 'Deadpool 2' was a cup of coffee.The 54-year-old actor made a surprise appearance in the superhero sequel as The Vanisher, and despite being a Hollywood heavyweight, he didn't really...

Brad Pitt And Leonardo Dicaprio 'Turned Down Brokeback Mountain'

Brad Pitt and Leonardo DiCaprio turned down the chance to be in 'Brokeback Mountain'. Gus Van Sant, who was due to direct the motion picture, which was eventually helmed by Ang Lee, has claimed the...

Matt Damon To Star In The King Of Oil

Matt Damon is set to star in Marc Rich biopic 'The King of Oil'.The 47-year-old actor is believed to be in talks for the leading role in the biographical flick based on the autobiography 'The...

Matt Damon's Ocean's 8 Cameo Cut From Final Edit

Matt Damon's planned cameo in 'Ocean's 8' was belatedly canned by the makers of the movie.The 47-year-old actor previously starred in the male-dominated trilogy and he'd been invited to make a brief cameo in the...

Alexander Payne Says Downsizing Was 'Too Short'

'Downsizing' director Alexander Payne thinks his movie was ''too short''. The drama film, which stars Matt Damon, is widely recognised as one of the most ambitious studio movies in recent times, but Alexander has bemoaned...

Chris Hemsworth Wants Matt Damon Banned From Australia

Chris Hemsworth has joked Matt Damon has been ''kicked out'' of Australia.The 'Avengers: Infinity War' star has invited his friend to visit him a few times, but each time the 47-year-old actor - who raises...

Matt Damon Was 'Alarmed' By Lack Of Diversity

Matt Damon decided to adopt inclusion riders after realising the ''alarming and embarrassing'' reality of diversity in Hollywood.The 'Downsizing' star and his production partner, Ben Affleck, vowed to ''do better'' to ensure racial and gender...

Matt Damon 'Plans To Move To Australia'

Matt Damon is reportedly moving his family to Australia. The 47-year-old actor - who has daughters Isabella, 11, Gia, nine, and Stella, seven, as well as a stepdaughter with his wife Luciana Barroso - has...

Ricky Gervais: Hollywood Wasn't Ready For Globes Gags

Ricky Gervais doesn't think Hollywood was prepared for how brutal his jokes would be when he hosted the Golden Globes.The 56-year-old comedian has taken control of the awards ceremony on four occasions in 2010, 2011,...

Matt Damon And Ben Affleck Adopt Inclusivity Rider

Matt Damon and Ben Affleck are adopting inclusion riders for their production company Pearl Street. The company is taking inspiration from Frances McDormand's Oscars speech by introducing the clause, which is aimed at promoting diversity...

Gus Van Sant Enjoyed Working With Harvey Weinstein On Good Will Hunting

Gus Van Sant had a great time working with Harvey Weinstein on 'Good Will Hunting'.The 65-year-old American filmmaker collaborated with the producer on the Academy Award-winning film - which starred Matt Damon, Ben Affleck and...

Donald Glover: I'm The New Tupac

Donald Glover thinks he's the ''new Tupac''.The 34-year-old star is one of a number of hip-hop acts who have compared themselves to the late rapper over the years, but Donald - whose stage name is...

Chris Hemsworth And Matt Damon's Wives Get Matching Tattoos

Chris Hemsworth and Matt Damon's wives have matching tattoos.Elsa Pataky has revealed that she and Luciana Damon have become so close after meeting through their husbands that they recently decided to get the same inking.She...

Matt Damon Wished He Listened More

Matt Damon ''wishes he listened a lot more'' in the wake of the Hollywood sexual misconduct allegations.The 'Jason Bourne' star recently came under fire for some comments he made in the wake of the allegations...

Matt Damon's Father Dies

Matt Damon's father has died.The 'Good Will Hunting' star's father Kent Damon passed away on December 14 at the age of 74.Kent had been battling multiple myeloma, a specific bone marrow cancer, since 2010 but...

Petition To Remove Matt Damon From Ocean's 8 Gets 20,000 Signatures

A petition to have Matt Damon removed from 'Ocean's 8' has received 20,000 signatures.Fans are horrified at the 47-year-old actor's comments on the recent spate of sexual assault allegations in Hollywood and they have demanded...

There's A Petition To Remove Matt Damon From 'Ocean's 8'

An online petition to leave Matt Damon’s cameo in the upcoming ‘Ocean’s 8’ on the cutting room floor has gained nearly 18,000 signatures.The petition calls on the producers of the all-female reboot, including George Clooney,...

Matt Damon Slammed By Minnie Driver For 'Spectrum Of Behaviour' Comments

Matt Damon has managed to upset a lot of people by making some rather unwarranted comments about sexual misconduct in Hollywood. He tried to talk about some harassment cases being worse than others, and Minnie...

Matt Damon Wants Recognition For Men Who Have Not Harassed Women

Matt Damon has claimed that more needs to be done to praise the ''s**tload of guys'' in Hollywood who have not been accused of sexual misconduct.The 47-year-old actor has hit out at the scandals surrounding...

Doug Liman Crashed Wedding To Secure Rights For The Bourne Identity

Doug Liman crashed a wedding when trying to secure to film rights to 'The Bourne Identity' franchise.The 52-year-old filmmaker directed the first instalment of the Matt Damon franchise back in 2002 and although the 'Bourne'...

Matt Damon: Hollywood Didn't Know About Harvey Weinstein

Matt Damon has insisted people in Hollywood weren't aware of Harvey Weinstein's alleged behaviour.The 65-year-old disgraced producer has been accused of sexually harassing over 80 women in a 30-year period, and whilst several Hollywood stars...

Matt Damon Gives Controversial Interview On Harvey Weinstein And Hollywood Sexual Harassment

Matt Damon has stirred up controversy with a rather haphazard interview about the state of Hollywood in the wake of the Harvey Weinstein scandal, appearing to argue that men who have groped or harassed women...

Matt Damon Calls On Fans To Pray For His Dad

Matt Damon has called on fans to pray for his ill dad. The 47-year-old actor's father Kent, 75, has reportedly been battling cancer since 2011, and the 'Jason Bourne' star is keen to hear from...

Matt Damon's 'Surreal' Thor Cameo

Matt Damon's cameo in 'Thor: Ragnarok' was ''very surreal'', according to Kevin Feige.The President of Marvel Studios has admitted that he was shocked when Matt agreed to take the part in the movie - which...

Mark Wahlberg Mistaken For Matt Damon

Mark Wahlberg has admitted he often gets mistaken for Matt Damon.The 46-year-old actor might be a star in his own right, but he has admitted people often come up to him to praise him for...

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