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:

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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…

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.

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