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February 1, 2012

promised land actors Gus Van Sant Takes Over Former Matt Damon Project, The Promised LandFirst announced last fall, Matt Damon and John Krasinski are set to team for a drama based on an idea formulated between Krasinski and author/screenwriter Dave Eggers (“A Heartbreaking Work of Staggering Genius”, Away We Go, Where the Wild Things Are). Deadline now reports that Gus Van Sant will direct the project, now with the title The Promised Land.

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SECRET CIRCLE 320 ‘Secret Circle’: ‘FNL’ alum Grey Damon on possibly sexing up Chance Harbor (and almost being Stefan Salvatore)

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The Secret Circle returns tonight (The CW, 9 p.m. ET), and while Cassie (Britt Robertson) is busy trying to understand what coming from a “dark magic” bloodline actually means, Faye (Phoebe Tonkin) tries to cheer up Melissa (Jessica Parker Kennedy) by attempting to get their individual powers back. Enter the new recurring character Lee LaBeque, played by… Continue reading ‘Secret Circle’: ‘FNL’ alum Grey Damon on possibly sexing up Chance Harbor (and almost being Stefan Salvatore)

When Was Matt Damon Bigger Than Tom Cruise?

mattdamon zoo When Was Matt Damon Bigger Than Tom Cruise?

“Are Tom Cruise and Matt Damon starting to switch places?” reads the headline on the Los Angeles Times blog 24 Frames. Following the disappointing returns for the opening weekend of ‘We Bought a Zoo’ and the surprisingly muscular box-office for ‘Mission: Impossible – Ghost Protocol,’ Steven Zeitchik posits that Cruise has usurped Damon on the A-list — a surprise, considering Cruise was fast becoming a box-office… Continue reading When Was Matt Damon Bigger Than Tom Cruise?

premiereweboughtazoony.ca571cda0a5b4b69948628f1c5031c4c Matt Damon: A One Term President With Some Balls Preferable to Barack ObamaNo Mr. Nice Guy! First Matt Damon trashed the screenwriter of the ‘Bourne’ series, now he’s bashing the president. Back in ’08, Damon was one of Barack Obama’s most passionate celebrity supporters, but today the actor is saying he’d have preferred “a one-term president with some balls.” Ouch. “I’ve talked to a lot of people who worked for Obama at the grassroots level. One of them said to… Continue reading Matt Damon: 'A One-Term President With Some Balls' Preferable to Barack Obama

damon crowe Matt Damon and Cameron Crowe React to New Yorker Zoo Diss

New Yorker critic David Denby didn’t just piss off Sony and David Fincher with that embargo-breaking ‘Girl With the Dragon Tattoo’ review. He also managed to ruffle Cameron Crowe and Matt Damon’s feathers in his dismissive explanation about why he wanted to feature ‘Dragon Tattoo,’ over, say, Crowe’s new movie, ‘We Bought a Zoo.’ “What to put in the magazine on December 5? Certainly not ‘We… Continue reading Matt Damon and Cameron Crowe React to New Yorker 'Zoo' Diss