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Damon Launches New Campaign For Clean Water

MATT DAMON has launched a new charity drive to provide millions of impoverished people with clean drinking water.The Bourne Ultimatum actor has co-founded Water.org in collaboration with humanitarian Gary White. Damon's existing water charity, H20...

Hugh Jackman Backed By Damon

Matt Damon wants Hugh Jackman to be named the sexiest man of 2009.The 38-year-old actor - who was named Sexiest Man Alive by People magazine in 2007 - was happy to hand over the mantle...

Damon And Affleck Gamble For Charity

Best pals MATT DAMON and BEN AFFLECK faced off at the poker table on Thursday night (02Jul09) as part of a charity event in Las Vegas.The Oscar winners joined event host Don Cheadle and celebrities...

Damon And Brady's Personal Records Illegally Accessed

Personal information about stars including MATT DAMON and supermodel GISELE BUNDCHEN's husband, American footballer TOM BRADY, have been illegally accessed by police in Massachusetts. An internal audit has revealed that questionable criminal background checks were performed...

Damon Turned Down Star Trek

Director J.J. ABRAMS has confirmed he originally approached MATT DAMON to take on the role of CAPTAIN KIRK in the new STAR TREK remake - but the actor turned him down. The space age franchise originally...

Stars To Re-enact U.s. History

Actors MATT DAMON, VIGGO MORTENSEN and MARISA TOMEI are among the stars who will re-enact the past for a documentary chronicling American history. A number of celebrities are teaming up with TV network The History Channel...

Affleck And Damon Want To Reunite On Screen

Best pals BEN AFFLECK and MATT DAMON are looking to reteam for a new movie - so they can "hang out" together. The Hollywood stars, who won the Oscar for Best Original Screenplay for 1997 drama...

Damon Confirms Fourth Bourne Movie

Hollywood actor MATT DAMON is working on a fourth installment of the successful BOURNE movie franchise. Damon and director Paul Greengrass will be developing an original script for the popular series' fourth outing - as the...

Damon: 'Oscars Voters Aren't Always Right'

MATT DAMON insists the Oscars are no indication of whether films are good or not - even though he's a past winner. The Bourne Supremacy star picked up a Best Screenplay Oscar in 1998 for Good...

Damon Gets Pedalling On South Africa Bike Trek

MATT DAMON cycled off on the 68-mile (109-kilometre) Cape Argus bike trek on Sunday (08Mar09) in South Africa. The Bourne Identity star joined brother Kyle and former rugby captain Francois Pienaar among the 35,000 riders attempting...

Damon Calls For Zimbabwe Aid Increase

MATT DAMON was moved to tears listening to a refugee describe her attempt to flee Zimbabwe as he visited refugee centres in the African nation on Tuesday (03Mar09). The actor said he was "shocked and saddened"...

Damon's Sister Makes Runway Bow At Fashion Week

MATT DAMON's model stepsister has become one of the hits of New York Fashion Week. Sarah Bradford made her runway debut at the Alvin Valley show on 12 February (09) and now admits she hopes to...

Will Smith -- The Only Sure Thing At The Box Office

Will Smith has again emerged as the film star whose name on the marquee guarantees a movie's success, according to most analysts. In Forbes magazine's Star Currency survey, Smith was the only film star to...

Will Smith Named Most Bankable Movie Star

Actor Will Smith has been named the most bankable film star in the world in a new survey from Forbes.comThe financial website awarded the Hancock star a perfect 10 in its latest celebrity monitor, based...

By on 11 February 2009

Damon Turned Down $25,000 Inauguration Day Tickets

MATT DAMON missed out on U.S. President BARACK OBAMA's inauguration day - because he refused to pay the $50,000 (£35,700) for two tickets, just so he could watch the man he helped put into office...

Damon Movie Hit By Financial Crisis

Plans for MATT DAMON's newest blockbuster movie have been suspended because of the global economic downturn. The Bourne Identity star was scheduled to appear in Torso, a new movie about U.S. lawmaker Eliot Ness, which...

Damon Blasts 'Repulsive' Bond

Actor MATT DAMON has launched a scathing attack on the JAMES BOND franchise - calling the superspy character a "repulsive misogynist". The Hollywood star, who played the lead role in the Bourne action trilogy, has poured...

Second Baby Girl For Jennifer Garner And Ben Affleck

Hollywood couple Jennifer Garner and Ben Affleck have become parents for the second time, it has been revealed.The actors, both 36, are already parents to three-year-old Violet.And People magazine has now revealed that Garner has...

By on 07 January 2009

Hugh Jackman: Wife Couldn't Believe I Won Sexiest Man

When People magazine named Hugh Jackman the Sexiest Man Alive this year, the actor's wife was less convinced he deserved the honour, he has revealed.The Australia star followed in the footsteps of Matt Damon and...

By on 19 December 2008

Star-studded Letter Urges "No" To Actor's Strike

Hollywood royalty including George Clooney and Tom Hanks have urged members of the Screen Actors' Guild (SAG) to vote against a planned actor's strike.The SAG wants its members to strike over what it sees as...

By on 16 December 2008

Brolin Hoping To Bring Great Speeches To The Big Screen

JOSH BROLIN is hoping to bring America's greatest speeches to the big screen with the help of stars like MATT DAMON, SEAN PENN and PINK. The W star admits he has always been fascinated with...

Damon Gets More Action With Bourne Role

Movie studio bosses have signed a deal to revive MATT DAMON's amnesiac assassin character in a new series of hit action flick THE BOURNE IDENTITY. The estate of late author Robert Ludlum has given exclusive...

Damon Joins Obama Campaign

MATT DAMON took time out as a full-time father to help rally support for U.S. presidential candidate BARACK OBAMA as America fast approaches its decision day at the ballot box next month (Nov08). The Bourne...

Damon Plans Philanthropic Future For Daughters

Actor MATT DAMON is determined his three daughters won't be spoiled by a lavish lifestyle, and plans to take them with him as he carries out charitable work in impoverished parts of the world. The...

Zeta Jones 'To Play Cleopatra' In 3d Musical

Steven Soderbergh's is planning a 3D live-action musical about Cleopatra starring Catherine Zeta Jones, reports claim.According to Variety, the Ocean's Eleven director hopes to pair the Welsh actress with Hugh Jackman in Cleo, a $30...

By on 24 October 2008

Damon's Dedicated To Obama Campaign

Actor MATT DAMON is so determined to see BARACK OBAMA win the U.S. Presidential election, he has vowed to be on hand to support the Democrat in any way he can. The Bourne Identity star...

Sarah Silverman Leaves Fans Fuming With 40-Minute Set

US comedienne Sarah Silverman angered fans at her London debut by performing for only 40 minutes.The 38-year-old, whose new DVD Jesus is Magic was recently released, was heckled and received a slow handclap from Sunday's...

By on 20 October 2008

Ultimatum Was Not The End For Jason Bourne

A fourth Jason Bourne film seems even more of a certainty after a screenwriter was signed to pen the next flick in the franchise.Oscar-winner Matt Damon has played the amnesiac secret agent on three occasions,...

By on 17 October 2008

Damon Is Surprise Runner In Miami Triathlon

Action star MATT DAMON surprised onlookers at Florida's Escape to Miami Triathlon on Sunday (05Oct08) when he turned up to take part in the gruelling race. The Bourne Identity actor joined his stepfather Jay Jones...

Lindsay Lohan Hits Out At "Homophobe" Sarah Palin

Lindsay Lohan has continued her criticism of vice-presidential candidate Sarah Palin.The actress had already attacked the Alaskan senator over Ms Palin's handling of her 17-year-okd daughter Bristol's pregnancy and now has joined the likes of...

By on 15 September 2008

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