10-21-09: Nominate Gerard for a People’s Choice Award

peoples-choice-logoGerard Butler has been added to the list of possible nominees for Best Action Star in the People’s Choice Awards.  The Ugly Truth is also on the list for Best Comedy.  These votes are for the nominations, not the winners, so it’s important to vote at this stage of the awards process.  You may also write in nominees, so consider writing in Law Abiding Citizen for movie and Gerard for Best Comedy Star (for The Ugly Truth). If you register with their website, you are eligible to win a trip to the awards.   Click here to cast your vote!

VOTE FOR GERARD AS HOLLYWOOD MALE STAR OF THE YEAR!

hollywood-film-festivalNow YOU, the movie fan, have a chance to vote for your favorite movie of the past year. The nominees have been selected by the Hollywood Film Festival Award Committee and the final awards will be presented at the Hollywood Movie Awards Gala Ceremony on October 26. Gerard is nominated as HOLLYWOOD MALE STAR OF THE YEAR and currently leads with 25% of the voteCast your vote today!

GALLERY ADDITIONS

Thanks to Moodybluz for her pictures from outside of Saturday Night Live.  View more…
Thanks to Sharon for more Saturday Night Live Screencaps.  View more…

2009 GLOBAL BIRTHDAY CELEBRATION – ONLINE ATTENDEES
Many thanks to Gerard Butler Global Fans for use of their chatroom for our online activities over the Global Celebration weekend!  If you have no already registered with their forum, click here.

Video and pictures will be coming in from the celebration locations on October 25 and 26 and we will be sharing them exclusively with those in the GBGF chatroom. Virtual attendees who donate $5 to the Gerard Butler Dot Net Charity Group will be eligible for the drawings over the weekend.  All proceeds go to Kids Kicking Cancer.  Click here for more info.

10-20-09: Whitney Museum Gala, Global Birthday Events

Gerard Butler, in Versace, attends the Whitney Museum Gala in New York City on October 19.

View more pictures in the gallery…

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Also added to the gallery, Gerard outside the MTV studios and screencaps from Saturday Night Live.

Gerard on Good Day LA on October 19, 2009 – Watch below:

2009 GLOBAL BIRTHDAY CELEBRATION
convention-2009-400x4001Los Angeles fans! It’s not too late!  You can still register and attend dinner and a movie with other fans this Saturday and support Kids Kicking Cancer.  Click here for more information…

Can’t attend any of the above?  Join us online for fun, prizes and chat!  Some of the wonderful items included in our virtual attendee prize pool are:

  • Shirt worn by Gerry in The Ugly Truth (thanks to jebein)
  • 2 Gamer autographed mini-posters
  • Copy of The Jury (thanks Julianna)
  • Gift basket with items from Japan and New York (thanks to the Japan and NYC event committees)
  • 2 sets handmade gift cards (thanks to Paula Drus)
  • Gerard Butler items from Japan (thanks to the Japan event committee)
  • 3 DVD collections of Gerard’s television appearances (thanks to webberphan)
  • “Male Bag” (thanks to Marlene)
  • The Miracle Match DVD (thanks mjbooklady)
  • King Leonidas and Queen Gorgo action figures (thanks to jebein)
  • DVD/CD collection-300, Beowulf & Grendel, Wrath of Gods, The Ugly Truth Soundtrack (thanks to jebein)
  • PS I Love You and RocknRolla T-shirts
  • Comic Con Exclusive 300 Bag with DVD and mini Immortal Mask
  • Best Buy Exclusive 300 DVD with King Leonidas helmet figure
  • 12″ King Leonidas action figure with sound

Click here for pictures. We will have details on the virtual events and how you can be eligible for the drawings for the prizes above tomorrow.  Thanks to everyone who donated items!

09-23-09: New Law Abiding Citizen Clip

We have another new clip from Gerard Butler’s Law Abiding Citizen, this one from BlackPlanet.Com.  Click below to watch!!

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Law Abiding Citizen is opening the Urbanworld Film Festival this evening in New York City.  We are tracking what people are saying about the film from various screenings around the country on Twitter.  Follow us for all the buzz!!

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Registration for the 2009 Global Birthday Celebration Los Angeles Event is now open.  Click here for details and tickets!!!

09-06-09: Gamer Giveaway, 2009 Convention News

Gerard Butler signs Gamer mini-posters for Gerard Butler Dot Net in these exclusive pictures and we’re giving one of them away this week!!

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Entries will be accepted until September 19, 2009 at 9:00pm EST.  Winner will be selected sometime on September 20, 2009.  One entry per name.  After submitting your entry, reply to the confirmation email and send us a scan or pic of your Gamer ticket stub and we’ll enter your name TWICE in the drawing  (unfortunately, we realize this offer is only valid for those in countries where the film has already been released).   How do you enter?  Submit your entry here.

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P.S.  This is NOT the surprise being announced on Tuesday, September 8.  It’s just something extra for the long holiday weekend!!  :D

Edited: 9/6/09 – 5:04:pm – contest deadlines edited to accommodate UK fans.

2009 GLOBAL BIRTHDAY CELEBRATION
convention-2009-400x400There are more posters to giveaway and you can be one of the lucky recipients at one of our 2009 Global Birthday Celebration to be held in October.  One city is still working out details, but below are links to info for those open for registration:

GLASGOW
TOKYO
SEATTLE
NEW YORK CITY
CHICAGO

LOS ANGELES fans, this event IS going to happen, but we need your feedback!! Visit the convention website for details and let us know if you are ready to enjoy dinner and Law Abiding Citizen on Saturday, October 24!!  Please respond by September 10.

VIRTUAL ATTENDEES - This year we will be holding an online party on both October 24 and October 25 for those who cannot attend any of the above events. We have a lot of good suggestions for activities for the online audience and, of course, there will be chances for prizes and auctions. Leave your suggestions on the convention website.

DONATIONS: All cities could use donations for their raffles/auctions.  More importantly, we are also seeking donations for the online attendees.  If you are an artist, crafter, service provider or just want to donate something to the cause (does NOT have to be Gerard Butler related), please contact us at events @ gerardbutler.net with a description of your donation and which event you wish to donate to and we will give you all the details of where to send your contribution.  All donations to the Gerard Butler Dot Net Charity Group are tax deductible.

All contributors will be recognized on our convention website and on the GB.Net Charity Group page on the main website.  If you have a website for your product/services we will gladly but your banner and link on the donations page.

All proceeds go to Kids Kicking Cancer and local charities chosen by each city.  Gerard will be honored, along with Jessica Biel, by Kids Kicking Cancer this winter (we’ll have more details on that in the future).

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