02-24-10: APJ Auction, Premiere Dates, HTTYD Contest

Artists for Peace and JusticeArtists for Peace and Justice (APJ) has partnered with popular online auction site CharityBuzz.com for a special celebrity awards-themed auction that will begin on February 24th which includes Gerard’s tuxedo worn at this year’s Golden Globes and One-of-a-kind Haiti print signed by Gerard and other celebs.  Read more…

MARCH PREMIERE DATES
With two movies opening in March, there are several dates for US and UK premieres.  Gerard’s attendance at these premieres is, as always, not guaranteed.

March 11
UK The Bounty Hunter Premiere
Vue West End Cinema Leicester Square – London 
March 16
US The Bounty Hunter Premiere
Zeigfeld Theatre – New York City
March 21
US How To Train Your Dragon Premiere
Location TBA – Los Angeles

HOW TO TRAIN YOUR DRAGON
A premiere video contest and sweepstakes connected with How To Train Your Dragon is being held at Train-Your-Dragon.com.  The contest and sweepstakes end March 8, 2010 at 12:00 p.m. (noon) ET.

Below is just one of the many HTTYD vingettes playing during the NBC broadcast of the Olympic Games from Vancouver.  For more, visit Trailer Addict.

THE BOUNTY HUNTER

New HQ stills from The Bounty Hunter have been added to the gallery.  View more here…

LAW ABIDING CITIZEN

Law Abiding Citizen was the #1 in DVD and Blu-ray rentals and sales for the week of February 16.  Read more…

02-14-10: Happy Valentine’s Day, KKC Winner, Career News

HAPPY VALENTINE’S DAY!!!

Kids Kicking Cancer
WOW!!  Thank you to everyone for their support and generosity in our Kids Kicking Cancer donation campaign!!  While we will wait to report a final total so we can reconcile our records with the folks over at Kids Kicking Cancer, we have chosen the recipient for the DATE WITH GERARD BUTLER!!

Congratulations to Dyan in GA!!  You’ve been selected as the recipient of the Date with Gerry!

All other recipients are now listed on our campaign page.  All those chosen have been notified via email, but if your name is listed and you did not receive an email from us (those with AOL emails may not have – please try to contact us with a non-AOL email), please let us know at events@gerardbutler.net.

THANK YOU AGAIN FOR YOUR SUPPORT OF KIDS KICKING CANCER!!!

CAREER NEWS
We have added a career page for an Untitled Peter Farrelly/Charles Wessler Project.  This is a feature-film comprised of short comedy segments and is a probable one-day project for Gerry.

In addition, Film in Serbia reports that Dragan Micanovic to play Titus in Coriolanus still scheduled to begin filming next month.  Follow the project’s development on the Film in Serbia website or join their Facebook page.

LAW ABIDING CITIZEN
A reminder that Law Abiding Citizen will be out on DVD on Tuesday, February 16!  Pre-order it on DVD or Blu-Ray from Amazon.com and help support GerardButler.net!!


02-09-10: New PSA for Artists for Peace and Justice

Artists for Peace and Justice has released a new PSA featuring Gerard and other celebs like Maria Bello, Simon Baker, Olivia Wilde and Daniel Craig.  Read more…

Watch the PSA below:

Additional photos from the APJ luncheon, held at the home of the charity’s founder Paul Haggis, have been added to the gallery courtesy of Artists for Peace and Justice.  Rights are granted to display/use these photos on Gerardbutler.net, but not for any redistribution to any other party.

Follow the activities and events for APJ on Facebook, Twitter and YouTube.

Kids Kicking Cancer
We are in the final week of our campaign in support of Kids Kicking Cancer.  To date, over $53,900 has been raised from 1332 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.  Click here for all the details…

The final two recipients will be chosen on February 13 and the lucky fan to Enjoy a Date with Gerry will be chosen on February 14.

THE BOUNTY HUNTER
Two new TV spots are now online for this movie.  A new synopsis of the film has also been added to our career page for the film.   Watch the TV spots below:

CLOSER

EXTREMES

LAW ABIDING CITIZEN
A reminder that Law Abiding Citizen is out on DVD on February 16.  Pre-order your copy from Amazon.com today and help support GerardButler.Net!!   Click here…

HOW TO TRAIN YOUR DRAGON
DreamWorks Animation SKG, Inc. report they have entered into a televised promotional partnership with NBC, debuting today (Tuesday, February 9th), three days before the start of NBC’s broadcast of the Vancouver 2010 Olympic Winter Games.   They have produced seven winter sports-themed, CG animated ‘vignettes’ tied to the upcoming Paramount release “How To Train Your Dragon”, opening March 26th.   The entire series is narrated by late-night talk show host Craig Ferguson and directed by Tim Johnson, an executive producer of “How To Train Your Dragon”.   Read more…

12-27-09: Law Abiding Citizen on DVD

Law Abiding Citizen has been given a release date of February 16, 2010. The DVD includes the special features:

  • Audio Commentary Featuring Producers Lucas Foster and Alan Siegal
  • The Justice System; Law In Black and White – Behind the Scenes with Director F. Gary Gray, Producer Lucas Foster and Actors Gerard Butler and Jamie Foxx
  • Preliminary Arguments – The Visual Effects of Law Abiding Citizen
  • The Verdict – Winning Trailer Mash-up!

The Blu-Ray includes the Unrated Director’s Cut!

Pre-order yours today using the links below!

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