01-29-10: Artists for Haiti, HTTYD, Sundance

Gerard was among the celebrities who came out on Thursday, January 28 for the Artists for Haiti Benefit art auction at Track 16 Gallery in Santa Monica, CA. The event, sponsored by Artists for Peace and Justice, was hosted by actress Olivia Wilde.  Read more… | View Gallery…

Kids Kicking Cancer Campaign
Two more recipients have been chosen from the list of donation receipts submitted in our Kids Kicking Cancer charity campaign, which ends February 13.  Congratulations to Ann L. of Tampa, FL and  Tracy M. from Wenatchee, WA (future movie premiere invite)!!

To date, over $43,800 has been raised from 1094 donation receipts submitted!!  Thank you for all the support!! It’s not too late to send in your donation receipts!  If you are mailing a check, it must be RECEIVED before February 14, so get it in the mail early.


A new promotional image from How to Train Your Dragon has been released by Dreamworks.  Gerard poses with his character, Stoick the Vast, from the film.  View larger…  A new promotional image from The Bounty Hunter has been added to the gallery.  View larger…  A list of international release dates for The Bounty Hunter have been added to the film’s official website.


Gerard took a half-day break from his busy schedule to attend the Holy Rollers screening at Sundance.  View more pictures…

Gamer has rocketed its way to the top of all three DVD charts for the week ending January 24 according to the Hollywood Reporter.  Read more…

01-25-10: Scot of the Year, Burns and Haiti

The results are in and Gerard has been voted Scot of the Year 2009 in the annual poll conducted by ScotsCare, a London based charity for first and second generation Scots in need of help.  Gerard took 66% of the vote.   Read more…


Gerard attended the Artists for Peace and Justice Brunch held in Santa Monica, CA on January 24. Held at the home of director Paul Haggis, fresh from a trip from Haiti, the event raised four million dollars for Haiti.  Gerard Butler, Simon Barker and his wife, Rebecca Rigg, Nicole Kidman and Daniel Craig were just a few of the attendees who each pledged to give $50,000 per year for five years toward building the future of Haiti.  Read more… | View pictures…


Pictures from the “Help for Haiti Now” telethon have been added to the gallery.


Burns is back in the news with Vadim Jean, director of the film, speaking to the UK’s Sunday Mail about the steamy story he is ready to tell about the Scottish poet.  Read more…


Thanks to Lori Shepler for permission to post hi-res photos taken of Gerard in December 2007 for the Los Angeles Times.  Please do not repost without her permission.

01-22-10: Gerard works for ‘Hope For Haiti Now’

Gerard has been added to the list of celebrity phone operators during tonight’s “Hope for Haiti Now” telethan airing on most major television networks this evening at 8:00pm EST.  In fact, we just heard from him and he is on his way there now!!

Hope for Haiti Now will begin accepting donations at 12:00 p.m. ET/9:00 a.m. PT on Friday, January 22 via the following methods:

Online: HopeforHaitiNow.org
Phone: 877-99-HAITI
Text: Text “GIVE” to 50555
Mail: Hope For Haiti Now Fund, Entertainment Industry Foundation, 1201 West 5th Street, Suite T-700, Los Angeles, CA 90017

Hope for Haiti Now, will benefit Oxfam America, Partners in Health, the Red Cross, UNICEF, United Nations World Food Programme, Yele Haiti Foundation, and the newly formed Clinton Bush Haiti Foundation. Proceeds from Hope for Haiti Now will be split among each organization’s individual funds for Haiti earthquake relief. With the exception of the Clinton Bush Haiti Fund, each partner organization was selected for its history of operation and collaboration within the NGO community in Haiti.

Read more…

01-22-10: Gerard speaks to support The Film Dept.

Gerard spoke to a group in Phoenix recently about the Law Abiding Citizen producers from The Film Department. Law Abiding Citizen has grossed more than $100 million worldwide. Watch the video below:

Gerard attended the premiere of Extraordinary Measures in New York City on January 21. Click the pictures below to view the gallery:

Kids Kicking Cancer Campaign
Two more recipients have been chosen from the list of donation receipts submitted in our Kids Kicking Cancer charity campaign, which ends February 13.  Congratulations to Krista B. from Jarrettsville, MD (article of Gerry’s clothing) and Teresa G. fro San Antonio, TX (future movie premiere invite)!!

To date, over $41,000 has been raised from over 1039 donation receipts submitted!!  Thank you for all the support!! It’s not too late to send in your donation receipts!  If you are mailing a check, it much be RECEIVED before February 14, so get it in the mail early.

Hello Magazine
Hello Magazine has extended the deadline for their Most Attractive Man poll until January 25, 2010. Vote in the Grand Finale!  In addition, Gerard is one of the candidates in this weeks weekly vote.  Click here to place your vote in the weekly vote here!

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