The EW 100: Movies: Gerard Butler - Barbarian at the Gates

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Article Date: June 22, 2007 | Publication: Entertainment Weekly | Author: editors
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WHY HIM With his leather loincloth and crazy abs, Butler led his 300 troops to box office victory, and in the process, the Scot became one of Hollywood's Most Wanted. ''With the movie having been so successful, I've had every single person in town [available] to me,'' he says.

WHO WATCHES THE WATCHMEN?
Will Butler take part in 300 director Zack Snyder's upcoming adaptation of the DC comic? ''Zack and I talked about Watchmen, but it was never more than that. I haven't seen a script.''

NEXT The tragic dramedy P.S. I Love You, costarring Hilary Swank and Kathy Bates, and the children's fantasy Nim's Island opposite Jodie Foster.

SECRET TALENT ''My ability to make mountains of trouble.''