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Minnie Driver: Producers Said I Wasn't 'Hot Enough' For Good Will Hunting

Minnie Driver was told she wasn't ''hot enough'' to star in 'Good Will Hunting'.The 46-year-old actress was nearly rejected for the part of Skylar in the 1997 movie - which also stars Ben Affleck, Matt...

Minnie Driver: 'Producer Told Me I Wasn't Hot Enough For Good Will Hunting'

The 46-year-old actress starred as Matt Damon's love interest Skylar in the 1997 film - a role which earned her an Oscar nomination and paved the way for a hugely successful acting career. But when...

Matt Damon Defends New Movie 'The Great Wall' After Whitewashing Accusations

Matt Damon has defended his new film The Great Wall after accusations of ‘whitewashing’.The actor said the criticisms of the movie were a “f****** bummer” and added he’ll be surprised if people still have that...

Matt Damon 'Wounded' By The Great Wall Whitewashing Row

Damon was responding to criticism from Taiwanese American actress Constance Wu among others, who slammed the movie as “racist” and objected to Damon's leading role in the action movie, which follows the mythical story of...

Matt Damon And Ben Affleck Surprise Fans At Good Will Hunting Event

The Hollywood duo reprised their breakout roles in the Oscar-winning movie at the latest instalment of the Film Independent and The New York Times‘ Live Read New York on Friday (07Oct16)....

Idina Menzel Stunned By Movie Star Crush Matt Damon

The Frozen star told Kimmel - Damon's longtime TV adversary - she had always had a huge crush on the actor, and told the host she once met him backstage while starring in...

Kenneth Lonergan Thrilled To Work With Casey Affleck After Matt Damon Pulled Out Of Film

The screenwriter penned the script for the movie, which is generating quite a bit of Oscar buzz, and had hoped producer Damon would make it his directorial debut but scheduling issues forced the...

Charlize Theron And Matt Damon 'Lined Up For Jeremy Clarkson's New Show'

The Hollywood A-listers have filmed guest segments with Jeremy and his fellow former Top Gear hosts Richard Hammond and James May, according to editors at British newspaper The Sun. The new show,...

Matt Damon Voices Support For All-female Ocean's Eight

The Oscar winner has voiced his support for the upcoming female instalment in the Ocean's franchise, in which he played Linus Caldwell alongside George Clooney and Brad Pitt for three films from 2001 to 2007....

George Clooney And Don Cheadle Unveil Sudanese War Crimes Report

The report, which is titled War Crimes Shouldn't Pay, is the culmination of a two year collaborative investigation involving staff at Clooney's humanitarian organisation The Sentry, and the Not On Our Watch Project,...

Dwayne Johnson Named The Highest Paid Actor In The World

In a list that’s sure to reignite the debate about the gender pay gap in Hollywood, Dwayne Johnson has been named the highest-earning male movie star in the last 12 months, with an income of...

The Departed Tv Series In The Works

The executives are hoping the TV drama will debut on Internet streaming service Amazon. The new version of the project will reportedly centre on a young cop who goes undercover to infiltrate...

Ben Affleck's New Project

Ben Affleck will direct and star in 'Witness For The Prosecution'. The 44-year-old actor and director is set to take on the adaptation of Agatha Christie's short story about a lawyer defending an accused murderer...

Matt Damon Revisits Site Of Memorable Good Will Hunting Scene

The 45-year-old appeared in the Oscar-winning film in 1997, portraying a gifted but troubled young man who has to undergo therapy after he assaults a police officer. In one scene, Williams, who...

Rihanna Is Set To Star In Ocean's Eight

Rihanna is set to star in 'Ocean's Eight'. The 'Sledgehammer' hitmaker has joined Helena Bonham Carter, Anne Hathaway, Mindy Kaling, Sandra Bullock and Cate Blanchett in the upcoming sequel to the crime thriller movie, which...

Rihanna, Anne Hathaway Join Ocean's Eight Cast

Rihanna, Helena Bonham Carter and Anne Hathaway have joined the cast of 'Ocean's Eight'.The trio, along with Mindy Kaling and Awkwafina aka Nora Lum, have signed up to star alongside previously-announced cast members Sandra Bullock...

Matt Damon Fails To Get Daughters Into Top New York School - Report

The Jason Bourne star is relocating to New York, and ahead of the family's move, like most parents, is keen to settle his three daughters with wife Luciana - Isabella, 10, Gia, seven, and Stella,...

The Great Wall Director Defends Matt Damon Casting Decision

The trailer for the film sparked controversy after Taiwanese-American actress Constance Wu blasted the movie as “racist”.Wu objected to Damon's leading role in the action movie, which follows the mythical story of a band of...

Matt Damon's Pain Over Childhood Friend's Murder

The 45-year-old actor has recently returned to cinema screens as the ex-CIA assassin with amnesia in the new Jason Bourne movie. In the fifth film in the hugely successful franchise, Bourne is determined to get...

Jason Bourne Assassinates Competition At North American Box Office

The action thriller, starring Matt Damon, scores the second-highest opening for the Bourne franchise since the actor's last outing as the titular former CIA assassin, The Bourne Ultimatum, in 2007. Jason Bourne...

Matt Damon Movie Slammed For 'Whitewashing'

Matt Damon has been slammed for his new movie 'The Great Wall'. Damon plays a soldier in ancient China, who helps to battle against an ancient monster, in the English-language film directed by Zhang Yimou,...

Matt Damon: Alicia Vikander Is A 'Once-in-a-generation' Actress

Matt Damon thinks Alicia Vikander is a ''once-in-a-generation'' actress.The 45-year-old actor has praised his 'Jason Bourne' co-star for her versatility and ability when it comes to her acting.He said: ''I just think of these once-in-a-generation...

Matt Damon: 'The Sky's The Limit For Alicia Vikander'

The 45-year-old admits Alicia, who won an Oscar for her role in The Danish Girl earlier this year (16), really impressed him with her onscreen versatility and he believes she is one of...

Constance Wu Slams Matt Damon's The Great Wall

The Taiwanese-American actress took to Twitter on Friday (29Jul16) to share her thoughts on the film, which stars Damon and Willem Dafoe alongside big name actors from Hong Kong, China and Taiwan....

Matt Damon Suffered To Return To Jason Bourne

Both he and director Paul Greengrass ruled out any further films, prompting the studio to make the 2012 reboot The Bourne Legacy. A few years later, Damon and Greengrass agreed to come back. "It's a...

Matt Damon To Take Year-long Acting Break

The Bourne Identity star reveals he is looking forward to becoming a full-time dad for a little while after working on back-to-back movies. "I took a bunch of roles in a row....

Matt Damon To Take Acting Break

Matt Damon is taking a year off.The 'Jason Bourne' star - who raises 15-year-old Alexia, Isabella, nine, Gia, seven, and five-year-old Stella, with wife Luciana - usually takes his family to movie sets with him...

Matt Damon Indebted To Tommy Lee Jones For Kick-starting His Career

Matt's career came to prominence in 1997 when he penned and starred in Good Will Hunting alongside Ben Affleck, which won them the Academy Award for Best Screenplay. The actor and producer has since gone...

Matt Damon Praises Ben Affleck's Card Skills

Matt Damon has praised Ben Affleck's card skills. While Matt, 45, developed his poker playing abilities when he was preparing to star in 1998 movie 'Rounders', he admitted he cannot compare to his good friend...

Matt Damon And Ben Affleck Filmmaking Show Project Greenlight Cancelled

Project Greenlight was a series that focused on first-time filmmakers vying to win the chance to direct a feature film. Executive producers Matt Damon, Ben Affleck, and film production company Miramax would pick the winner...

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