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Sexy Celebrities In Glasses

March 21st, 2014 9:00pm EDT
Sexy Celebrities In Glasses
These stars like to make spectacles of themselves - in glasses! Although many of these celebs only wear their eyewear occasionally, we think they look great in their stylish frames.

Jennifer Aniston, above, has opted for dark rimmed glasses, and they definitely don't detract from her pretty face.

Let's give it up for the four-eyed stars!

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Matt Damon signed up for The Zero Theorem without reading script

March 13th, 2014 9:30pm EDT
Matt Damon
Actor Matt Damon signed up to appear in director Terry Gilliam's new sci-fi drama The Zero Theorem without even reading the script.

The filmmaker admits casting The Bourne Identity star in the low-budget drama was "surprisingly easy", because he was ready and willing to do whatever was required of him.

Gilliam explains, "I called Matt and said, 'I've got a small part for you, probably four or five days, I'll send you the script.' He said, 'Don't bother, I'm in.'"

And Damon wasn't the only star who signed on to work with Gilliam without a script read or an agreed salary - Tilda Swinton an...

George Clooney is dating Amal Alamuddin?

February 25th, 2014 6:20pm EST
George Clooney
George Clooney took Amal Alamuddin as his date to meet US President Barack Obama.
The 'Monuments Men' star, who brushed off rumors he was romancing the British human rights lawyer in October, brought the brunette beauty, who represents WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange, and his parents, Nick and Nina Clooney, to a private screening of the film at the White House in Washington D.C. last week.
An insider told the MailOnline website that Amal was George's guest and they were the talk of the event, as they seen cozying up to each other when they arrived.
The duo also enjoyed drinks with the 52-y...

Weird Celebrity News: Matt Damon & Judi Dench's Butt Antics, Barbara Walter's Sex Toy

February 22nd, 2014 8:00pm EST
Weird Celebrity News: Matt Damon & Judi Dench's Butt Antics, Bar
Weird and unusual things sometimes happen in the lives of celebrities. Here's a roundup of this week's strangest stories...

Matt Damon sent Ben Affleck and Jimmy Kimmel a fax of his butt after they mocked him over his reluctance to join Twitter. The teasing began when Kimmel shared a link on Twitter of a charity auction that Damon and Affleck are involved in.

Affleck then tweeted: "I thank you buddy. And @easterncongo & @water thank you. Matt on the other hand? Matt you there? Right. We will fax you."

Damon responded with a fax of his rearend that read: "Dear Ben & Jimmy, here's my fax. ...

President Obama Invites 'Monuments Men' Stars Clooney, Damon To Dinner & A Movie

February 19th, 2014 2:00pm EST
President Obama Invites 'Monuments Men' Stars Clooney, Damon To
President Barack Obama invited the stars of "The Monuments Men" to dinner at the White House last night.

George Clooney, Matt Damon and Bill Murray watched a screening of the movie, based on a true story about an unlikely World War II platoon, tasked by FDR with going into Germany to rescue artistic masterpieces from Nazi thieves and returning them to their rightful owners.

Real-life monuments man, Harry Ettlinger, and author Robert Edsel, whose book inspired the movie, also attended the event.

Clooney made headlines earlier this month after urging Britain to return treasure, the Elgin M...

Matt Damon sends fax of butt

February 17th, 2014 10:20am EST
Matt Damon sends fax of butt
Matt Damon sent Ben Affleck and Jimmy Kimmel a fax of his butt.

The 43-year-old actor hit back at Twitter jibes from his close pals, who have recently teased him over his reluctance to join the social networking site, by sending them a bare-buttock picture.

The friendly teasing began when Jimmy - who often mocks Matt on his late night talk show 'Jimmy Kimmel Live' - shared a link to a charity auction that Matt and Ben, 41, are involved in.

Ben thanked Jimmy on his Twitter page, but the 'Argo' star couldn't help but include some gentle ribbing of his best friend.

He wrote: "I thank you b...

John Goodman wishes he was slimmer

February 17th, 2014 2:20am EST
John Goodman
John Goodman wishes he wasn't so fat.
'The Monuments Men' star has struggled with alcoholism and weight problems since the beginning of his career, and although he's noticeably slimmer now than he was when he starred in 'Roseanne' and even since appearing in 'Inside Llewyn Davis' last year, he still admits that he finds it difficult to watch himself on screen.
He explained: "I wish I wasn't as fat as I am. It just bothers me. When I saw a film in which I played Santa Claus recently, I walked away thinking, 'This is just God awful. I look terrible. I want to have my mouth sewn shut."
The 61-...

Matt Damon Flew Daughter's School Class To South Africa During 'Invictus' Shoot

February 8th, 2014 4:30pm EST
Matt Damon Flew Daughter's School Class To South Africa During '
Actor Matt Damon once flew his daughter's entire school class to South Africa to avoid breaking his own vow to never spend more than two weeks away from his wife and kids.

The Bourne Identity star reveals he faced a big dilemma in 2009 when he was offered the lead in Clint Eastwood's sports biopic Invictus, starring opposite Morgan Freeman as former South African president Nelson Mandela, because the shoot required him to commit to seven weeks on location.

But Damon and his spouse, Luciana, managed to come up with a compromise, which involved an all-expenses-paid long-haul school trip for...

Tina Fey doesn't fall for George Clooney's Matt Damon prank

February 6th, 2014 8:30pm EST
George Clooney
Golden Globes co-host Tina Fey has managed to outsmart George Clooney after seeing through a note he sent as Matt Damon, criticising an awards show joke she made at the The Bourne Identity star's expense.

The 30 Rock comedienne and her fellow Globes presenter Amy Poehler poked fun at a host of famous faces at the Los Angeles prizegiving last month (Jan14), calling out Leonardo DiCaprio for his penchant for dating models, Clooney for his love of younger women, and they branded Damon "a garbage man" compared to the Hollywood heavyweights at the event.

Prankster Clooney decided to use the in...

George Clooney is planning 'dirty' prank

February 6th, 2014 3:20pm EST
George Clooney
George Clooney is planning to pull another "downright dirty" prank on Tina Fey and Amy Poehler.
'The Monuments Men' star is eager to get back at the comediennes for jokingly describing the movie 'Gravity,' in which he stars alongside Sandra Bullock, as "the story of how George Clooney would rather float away into space and die than spend one more minute with a woman his own age," when they hosted the Golden Globe Awards in Los Angeles last month.
The 52-year-old star actor, who already forged an angry letter from his co-star Matt Damon, without his knowledge, and sent it to Tina, is plannin...

Matt Damon set for humiliating return to TV chat show

February 5th, 2014 8:30pm EST
Matt Damon
Matt Damon has taped a humiliating return to U.S. late-night show Jimmy Kimmel Live! with his The Monuments Men castmates, a year after he took over the show and tied the host to a chair.

The movie star famously gagged and bound comedian Kimmel, who has poked fun at Damon on the show for years, when he took control of the programme on 23 January, 2013 and chatted to the likes of Sheryl Crow, Ben Affleck, Robin Williams, Nicole Kidman, Gary Oldman, Amy Adams, Reese Witherspoon and Demi Moore as Kimmel watched on.

The Bourne Identity star's return to the show will air on Thursday night (06F...

Bill Murray: Matt Damon prank was good

February 5th, 2014 6:20am EST
Bill Murray
Bill Murray loved seeing Matt Damon "victimized" by George Clooney.
The 'Monuments Men' actor-and-director pranked his co-star by secretly having the wardrobe department take in his clothes every week and Bill admits the entire set were in on the joke.
He said: "The only one who got victimized was Matt Damon. He got Damon pretty good with his uniform. Taking his pants in a quarter-in every week...
"The rest of us just got to enjoy that because we all knew and we'd see him in just firing those abs, really firing them to try and keep those trousers up.
"You'd go 'That's great, do you want t...

George Clooney recalls being held at gun-point

February 4th, 2014 8:50pm EST
George Clooney
George Clooney had a rifle held to his head in Darfur.
The 52-year-old actor admitted his thirst to "shine light" on important stories led to the traumatic experience when he was making a documentary about the genocide in western Sudan in 2007.
Recalling the incident, 'The Monuments Men' star told Variety magazine: "We got stopped in the middle of nowhere, where we shouldn't have been. A little 10-year-old kid came over with a Kalashnikov assault rifle to my head, basically wanted to get us out of the truck."
Despite the incident, George has returned to the region many times.
But the actor ...

David Beckham views Matt Damon's mansion?

February 3rd, 2014 2:20am EST
David Beckham
David Beckham will view Matt Damon's £11.5 million Florida mansion.
The former soccer star is looking for a base in America for his wife Victoria and children Brooklyn, 14, Romeo, 11, Cruz, eight, and Harper, two, since he has plans to set up a new Major League football team.
A source told The Sun newspaper: "David's advisers have lined up several properties for him to view and Matt's is one of the best available.
"He's going to be spending a lot of time here and needs a base big enough for him, Victoria and all the kids."
David will be flying to Miami today (02.03.14) after attending last...

Ben Affleck and Matt Damon's sitcom moving forward

January 30th, 2014 3:20am EST
Ben Affleck
A new TV sitcom executive produced by longtime pals Ben Affleck and Matt Damon has been given the green light by bosses at America's CBS network.

The Good Will Hunting screenwriters are now working on a pilot episode for their new comedy More Time With Family.

Starring Damon's Behind the Candelabra co-star Tom Papa, the show is based on the comedian's stand-up routine as well as aspects of Damon's personal life.

The Affleck/Damon show is a coup for CBS network executives, who won a fierce bidding war with other network bosses last year (13).

George Clooney's great movie experiences

January 29th, 2014 2:20am EST
George Clooney
George Clooney has had "great experiences" on flop movies.
The 'Monuments Men' actor admits he hasn't enjoyed working on some of his most successful projects and whereas others may not have been well-received at the box office, they still rank among his favorites because of the fun he had on set.
He said: "It's a funny thing, you've got to remember that when you're doing a movie, a lot of times you're spending four or five months on set and sometimes you're making really good friends and sometimes not.
"Some of the best films have been the least fun experiences and some of the worst, I've ...

Matt Damon called on Lionel Richie for permission to run through Libya

January 27th, 2014 8:30pm EST
Matt Damon
Matt Damon once called on Lionel Richie to help him organise a charity marathon through the Sahara after learning the soul star had official ties in Libya.

The movie star came up against border red tape while planning the 2007 Running the Sahara challenge and even officials at the Libyan embassy in Washington, D.C. couldn't help - because there were no fixed desert boundaries between Niger and Muammar Gaddafi's Libya.

Desperate Damon did not want to risk the safety of himself and his team by simply running through hostile territory, so he turned to an unlikely man with a plan.

He tells M...

Sylvester Stallone celebrates MGM's 90th

January 22nd, 2014 11:20pm EST
Sylvester Stallone
Sylvester Stallone helped celebrate Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer's 90th anniversary yesterday (22.01.14).
The 'Rocky' movies legend was present as Leo the Lion - the symbol of the MGM group, who can be seen roaring at the start of all their movies - cast his paws in cement outside the iconic TCL Chinese Theatre IMAX in Hollywood.
He told BANG Showbiz: "Once upon a time this amazing studio employed the finest creative minds in showbusiness. The most accomplished writers, actors, celebrated directors and producers found a home at MGM. I did and I was lucky enough to show up with this guy we called Ro...

George Clooney had fun on Monuments Men set

January 21st, 2014 6:20am EST
George Clooney
George Clooney found making 'The Monuments Men' "easy" because the set was so fun.
The actor-and-director stars alongside friends and previous co-stars Matt Damon, Cate Blanchett and John Goodman in the wartime drama and says everyone had such a good time making the movie, they even came in on their days off to "hang out".
He said: "John Goodman and Bill Murray would come to the set even when they weren't working and hang out. It was a really great place to be so it made it easy to shoot."
The 52-year-old actor is delighted to see 'Blue Jasmine' actress Cate and his 'Gravity' and 'August: O...

Casey Affleck 'defensive' over Bennifer romance

January 20th, 2014 1:20am EST
Casey Affleck
Casey Affleck felt "defensive" about his brother Ben's relationship with Jennifer Lopez.
The 'Out of the Furnace' star admits there were times he was upset by the negative attention his sibling's high-profile relationship with the actress-and-singer received, but he doesn't feel the media interest surrounding the couple dubbed 'Bennifer' - who dated between 2002 and 2004 - was as bad as it seemed.
He recalled: "Maybe I'm downplaying something that I shouldn't be, but it all happened gradually. We'd both been auditioning for a long time by then. When you first appear in tiny things here and...

Jennifer Lawrence joins SAG presenters

January 16th, 2014 6:20am EST
Jennifer Lawrence
Jennifer Lawrence and Julia Roberts have been added to the Screen Actors Guild (SAG) award presenters.
Organizers of the annual ceremony - which takes place on Saturday (01.18.14) at Los Angeles' Shrine Exposition Center - have announced another string of famous names who will hand out trophies this year, and as well as the two screen beauties, Matt Damon, Meryl Streep, Mindy Kaling, Emma Thompson, Lupita Nyong'o, Robert DeNiro, Julia Louis-Dreyfus, James Marsden, Ewan McGregor, Sarah Paulson, Elisabeth Röhm and Chiwetel Ejiofor will all give out gongs.
They join the recently-announced Ben ...

Matt Damon handed surprise honour at UNICEF Ball

January 15th, 2014 8:30pm EST
Matt Damon
Matt Damon was left stunned and speechless when he was awarded a surprise honour at the UNICEF Ball in Beverly Hills, California on Tuesday night (14Jan14) after paying tribute to his Behind The Candelabra co-star Michael Douglas.

The movie star helped to host the event and presented his pal with the night's Danny Kaye Humanitarian Peace Award, but he had no idea he'd be taking home a prize too.

At the end of the ceremony, Damon, who ditched an arm sling he's wearing to help him recover from a mountain biking accident for the gala, was handed a trophy to recognise his work with clean wate...

Matt Damon broke collarbone while mountain biking

January 15th, 2014 6:20pm EST
Matt Damon
Matt Damon broke his collarbone while mountain biking.
The 'Monuments Men' star snapped his clavicle four weeks ago after his bike got stuck on a bunch of rocks while he was riding down a hill and he tumbled over the handlebars.
He quipped: "Apparently I'm not a very good mountain biker.
"I just hit it [the pile of rocks] and literally the bike stopped, and I didn't. I just kept going."
The 43-year-old actor admits he may have been showing off in front of his friends while speeding down the steep hill, doing some tricks.
Speaking on 'The Tonight Show With Jay Leno', Matt - who was wearing...

George Clooney played wardrobe prank on Matt Damon

January 15th, 2014 3:20pm EST
Matt Damon
George Clooney made Matt Damon believe he had got fat.
The 43-year-old actor admits his 'Monuments Men' co-star stitched his pants during filming to make him think he was gaining weight, but he didn't realize he was being pranked until the movie had wrapped up.
Matt explained on 'The Tonight Show With Jay Leno': "I read, finally, which answered a lot for me that he'd been taking my wardrobe in, my pants in by about an eighth or a sixteenth of an inch, like every couple of days.
"He said, 'Oh we're going to get in shape', and I said, 'Yeah we're going to get in shape', so I was working out a...

Amy Poehler's boyfriend warns Bono

January 13th, 2014 3:20pm EST
Amy Poehler
Amy Poehler's boyfriend has warned Bono to "watch his back" after he kissed her at the Golden Globes.
Amy celebrated winning Best Actress in a TV Series (comedy) for her role in 'Parks and Recreation' by having a quick smooch with the U2 singer before accepting her trophy, prompting her partner, Nick Kroll, to joke.
He posted on Twitter: "Hey Bono, watch your back."
Amy was overjoyed with the award - her first Golden Globe - after missing out in the previous two years.
She told E! News: "I think I'm zero for 13 in these awards shows. So I was very, very, very surprised to win and very exc...

Tina Fey mocks Leonardo DiCaprio

January 13th, 2014 6:20am EST
Leonardo DiCaprio
Tina Fey poked fun at Leonardo DiCaprio's love life at last night's (12.01.14) Golden Globe awards.
The 'Wolf of Wall Street' actor - who has previously dated models including Bar Rafaeli, Gisele Bunchden and Erin Heatherton and is currently romancing Toni Garrn - took to the stage at the Beverly Hilton Hotel to present the Best Actress in a Drama award to Cate Blanchett and was the subject of a risque joke from the host as she introduced him to the stage.
Tina said: "And now, like a supermodel's vagina, let's all give a warm welcome to Leonardo DiCaprio."
However, the 39-year-old star wasn...

'Gravity' Leads BAFTA Nominations

January 8th, 2014 4:20am EST
Sandra Bullock
'Gravity' leads the BAFTA Film nominations with 11 nods.

The space drama is up for a string of accolades, including the coveted Best Film and Outstanding British Film, while its star Sandra Bullock is also nominated for Best Actress and filmmaker Alfonso Cuaron is nominated for Best Director.

'American Hustle' and '12 Years a Slave' received nominations in 10 categories, while 'Captain Phillips' is up for nine awards.

All four of the top nominated movies will contest for Best Film, along with 'Philomena'.

'Gravity' will contest for Outstanding British Film along with 'Mandela: Long Walk...

Matt Damon injured over festive holiday

January 6th, 2014 6:10am EST
Matt Damon
Actor Matt Damon is starting off the New Year with a broken collarbone.

The Bourne Identity star was spotted at LAX Airport in Los Angeles on Saturday (04Jan14) sporting a sling on his left arm.

Speaking to reporters after landing, the 43-year-old actor explained his injury, saying, "I broke my collarbone... I was trying to mountain-bike."

Adam Sandler is Hollywood's most over-paid actor

December 10th, 2013 9:20pm EST
Adam Sandler
Adam Sandler has been named the most over-paid actor in Hollywood.
The 47-year-old comedian, whose recent films 'That's My Boy' and 'Jack & Jill' were labelled flops, is reportedly no longer popular at the box office despite earning huge pay checks to star in every film he makes.
According to Forbes magazine, Sandler's films returned an average of $3.40 for every $1 he was paid.
Katherine Heigl, 35, came in a close second on the list.
The former 'Greys Anatomy' star, who is trying to reignite her TV career by starring in a new NBC series about the CIA after her films 'Killers' and 'One For ...

Matt Damon Made $150,000 Per Second Making Nespresso Ad

November 14th, 2013 2:03pm EST
Matt Damon
Celebrities love filming advertisements overseas, and this may be why: Matt Damon made an astonishing $3 million for filming a single ad.

Page Six reports the actor made the sum for a 20-second ad for Nespresso, the espresso company that also hired George Clooney in 2006. The advertisement was directed by Grant Heslov, who produced and co-wrote Monuments Men, which stars Damon and Clooney.

A source tells Page Six, "Matt is one of the few Hollywood stars to have turned down most ad and product-endorsement deals. But this one came with a huge fee and the fact that he'd be working with peopl...

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