Best friends Matt Damon
and Ben Affleck
will star onscreen together for the first time in seven years when they appear in a new real-life legal drama. The pair will play lawyers battling to overturn a murder conviction in the untitled movie.
The Good Will Hunting
Oscar winners have taken a number of cameo roles in the same films, but last appeared together in leading roles in 1999's Dogma
Affleck will star as Michael Banks and Damon as J. Gordon Cooney - two lawyers who secured nine stays of execution for convicted murderer John Tompson but finally got him cleared of all charges after a 15-year battle.
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