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Damon Wants Crowe Or Washington To Take Over Bourne Franchise

MATT DAMON is contemplating stepping down from the BOURNE action franchise and passing the role on to RUSSELL CROWE or DENZEL WASHINGTON - because he's convinced that's the only way the brand can continue.The actor...

Damon Wants Seaworld 'Shut Down' After Trainer's Death

Hollywood star MATT DAMON has thrown his support behind a campaign to close down SeaWorld in Orlando, Florida after the tragic death of a killer whale trainer at the theme park on Wednesday (24Feb10).Dawn Brancheau,...

Seinfeld To Guest With Letterman When Leno Returns To Tonight

Two days after NBC announced a strong guest list for the first two weeks of Jay Leno's return to the Tonight show, CBS revealed an equally strong lineup for next week's Late Show with David...

Damon Lands Kennedy Role

MATT DAMON is preparing to follow in the footsteps of stars including CASEY AFFLECK and MARTIN SHEEN by playing tragic U.S. Senator ROBERT F. KENNEDY.The actor is in talks to star in a new biopic...

Matt Damon For Kennedy Movie

Matt Damon is set to star as Robert F. Kennedy in a new movie. The 'Invictus' actor is reportedly in negotiations to play the American politician in an adaptation of Evan Thomas' respected biography 'Robert...

Woody Harrelson's Approving Mother

Woody Harrelson's mother only approves of his career now he's been nominated for an Oscar.The 48-year-old star - who is up for a Best Supporting Actor Academy Award for his role as Captain Tony Stone...

Affleck & Damon 'Agree Producing Deal With Warner Bros.'

Best pals BEN AFFLECK and MATT DAMON are planning to reteam for new movie projects - the pair is reportedly set to sign a producing deal with Warner Bros. studio.The Hollywood stars are longterm friends...

Gwyneth Paltrow's Contagion Role

Gwyneth Paltrow has signed up for Steven Soderbergh's 'Contagion'. The 'Ironman' actress is the latest in a string of stars to commit to the disaster movie, joining Kate Winslet, Jude Law, Matt Damon and Marion...

Clint Eastwood's Mandela Awe

Clint Eastwood didn't know much about Nelson Mandela before 'Invictus'. The Hollywood veteran, who directed Morgan Freeman and Matt Damon in the tale of the first black South African president teaming up with the captain...

Michael Douglas Ready For Damon Romance

Michael Douglas is looking forward to having Matt Damon as a lover in their new movie. The 'Basic Instinct' star plays flamboyant gay pianist Liberace in a new biopic of the same name and rather...

Douglas: 'Damon Is Smart To Play My Gay Lover'

MICHAEL DOUGLAS has heaped praise on MATT DAMON for agreeing to play his gay lover in a new biopic about flamboyant pianist LIBERACE.Douglas will play the Polish-Italian musician in Steven Soderbergh's as-yet-untitled film, while Damon...

Soderbergh Lines Up All-star Cast For Contagion

Oscar-winning director STEVEN SODERBERGH has lined up an all-star cast for his next action thriller - MARION COTILLARD, MATT DAMON, JUDE LAW and KATE WINSLET have all signed on to star in CONTAGION.The foursome will...

Guess Who Are The Top-paid Actors

Robert Downey Jr. may have starred in two films in 2009 ( The Soloist, Sherlock Holmes ); Matt Damon may also have starred in two films ( Invictus, The Informant ); George Clooney may have...

Matt Damon Won't Be Bourne Again

Matt Damon will not be in a fourth 'Bourne' film. The actor, who has played government agent Jason Bourne in the last three movies, admitted the future of the franchise is uncertain but expects the...

Damon Reveals Bourne Prequel

Hollywood actor MATT DAMON insists his next outing in the BOURNE action franchise is at least "five years away" because movie bosses want the upcoming fourth film to be a prequel.The thriller series was thrown...

Matt Damon Ready For 40

Matt Damon isn't bothered about turning 40.The 'Bourne Identity' actor couldn't care less about reaching the landmark age in October because he has been told by his 'Invictus' co-star Morgan Freeman, 72, it's the best...

People's History Author Zinn Dies

Author HOWARD ZINN, who wrote the book which inspired MATT DAMON and MORGAN FREEMAN's documentary THE PEOPLE SPEAK, has died.The historian and social activist passed away on Wednesday (27Jan10) after suffering a heart attack while...

Clooney Offers To 'Train' Damon For Sexiest Man Title

GEORGE CLOONEY wants to "train" MATT DAMON in a bid to gain him a second Sexiest Man Alive title, after branding the actor's first win a "fluke."Clooney is one of only four Hollywood hunks to...

Pitt & Damon For Happy Feet Sequel?

OCEAN'S ELEVEN co-stars BRAD PITT and MATT DAMON are reportedly set to reteam on the big screen - for the sequel to family favourite HAPPY FEET.The two actors haven't worked together since Ocean's Thirteen in...

Emily Blunt Plans Festive Feast

Emily Blunt plans to indulge her taste for fattening foods over Christmas.The British actress has been looking forward to the festive period for months because she plans to ditch her healthy eating plan and treat...

George Clooney Up For Sag

'Up in the Air', 'Precious...' and 'Inglourious Basterds' have all received three nominations for the Screen Actors Guild Awards (SAGs).'Up in the Air' star George Clooney is up for the Outstanding Performance by a Male...

Frog Jumps Down

Significantly fewer people went to see Disney's The Princess and the Frog on Sunday than the studio had estimated. Official figures put the weekend total at $24,21 million, down from the studio's estimate of $25...

Golden Globes Nods Rev Up Up In The Air

Up in the Air , already the recipient of several awards from critics groups, received six Golden Globe nominations today (Tuesday), the most for any film. The George Clooney starrer was joined in the best...

Invictus Disappoints

Most box-office experts had predicted that the Clint Eastwood-directed Invictus would open with around $10-15 million, despite boasting strong performances from its stars, Morgan Freeman and Matt Damon, and overall critical applause. It opened just...

Damon Slimmed Down After 'Matty Fatty' Comment

MATT DAMON realised it was time to shape up and trim down his waistline when his stepdaughter nicknamed him "Matty Fatty".The Hollywood star piled on the pounds for recent roles in The Informant! and to...

Movie Reviews Invictus

Making a crowd-pleasing film about rugby, a sport virtually unplayed in America, and South African reconciliation may be exceedingly hard to pull off, but many critics are saying that Clint Eastwood has done so with...

Princess Due To Rule Moviedom

There is no question about who will be the fairest in the land once this weekend is over -- and she won't be snow white. She will be Disney's first animated black princess, the title...

Damon Risked Wrath Of Eastwood For Invictus Reshoot

MATT DAMON was forced to perfect his scenes for new movie INVICTUS in one take after he was chastised by director CLINT EASTWOOD when he asked for a reshoot.The Bourne Identity star portrays Francois Pienaar,...

Damon's Dash For Sick Dad

MATT DAMON has been jetting from the set of his latest movie in New York to his home state to visit his sick father, according to a U.S. report.The Bourne star is busy working on...

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