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Matt Damon Plans Untitled Directorial Debut

October 19, 2011

damon directorial Matt Damon Plans Untitled Directorial DebutThough it had been rumored that Matt Damon was eyeing a project called Father Daughter Time, Variety reveals today that the star has lined something else up for his directorial debut. The untitled project is written by both Damon and John Krasinski, who will also star.

Originally formulated as an idea between Krasinski and author/screenwriter Dave Eggers (“A Heartbreaking Work of Staggering

Production company GK Films have announced that their affiliated distribution company FilmDistrict, currently the most active buyer of films at this year’s Cannes Film Festival, will release Angelina Jolie’s previously untitled directorial debut, the Bosnian war love story In the Land of Blood and Honey in the United States on December 23.

Angelina Jolie, who also penned the script, said about the film:

“The film is specific to the Bosnian… Continue reading FilmDistrict Pick Up Angelina Jolie's Directorial Debut

So when I talked to Justin Hartley about tonight’s episode of Smallville, “Dominion,” which also happens to be the actor’s first directing effort, he was excited, to say the least. You wouldn’t think that this was a freshman director poised to make his big debut with one of the final episodes of a decade-old cult  ‘Smallville’: Justin Hartley on his directorial debut, tonight’s cliffhanger, and Oliver’s return after ‘nesting’ with Chloe

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James Franco has been tapped to play sadistic serial killer Richard Ramirez in the upcoming biopic The Night Stalker, based on Philip Carlo’s book of the same name. In 1985, Ramirez went on a rampage of sexual assault and murder, entering homes at night leaving Southern Californian shaking with fear. He was later captured, found [...] Continue reading James Franco “Night Stalker” Movie Will Mark Actor’s Directorial Debut

Angelina Jolie is said to have cast partner Brad Pitt in her directorial debut. “Angie hired him,” Usmagazine.com quoted a production source as saying. Pitt, 46, showed up on the set the morning of Nov. 14 in full costume and makeup. Jolie is currently shooting her directorial debut in Hungary. Continue reading Jolie casts Pitt in her directorial debut