03-17-09: News, Photos, Video and Charity News


The Philadelphia Inquirer offers a look at the three talents making Law Abiding Citizen and their rise in Hollywood in Citizen” gathers three Hollywood meteors in Philly.  Small tidbits about Gerard’s current project, how he makes movie choices, his taste in music (Mogwai) and a new pic (above) awaits the reader of this terrific article!

Listen to Tracks from Mogwai below:

What do you think of the music of Mogwai?  Leave us a comment!

Valentine Wishes Charity CampaignTHANKS TO EVERYONE who donated to the Valentine Wishes Charity Campaign! We raised close to $800 in just over a month which will go to Kids Kicking Cancer! This concludes our fundraising campaigns for the first half of 2009. The Gerard Butler Dot Net Charity Group can always use your help and donations are accepted year round. ALL donations are tax deductible.

Thanks to sanmarco1992 (Sandra) for a 2005 photo of Gerard at the Wedding Crashers premiere, but the big question is, who’s the guy with him?? Sandra wants to know and hopes Gerry’s fans can help! Leave us a comment if you think you know the mystery mans identity, or give us a tweet!

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Thanks to Christine London for a video clip of Mark Neveldine and Brian Taylor discussing Gerry, Lolita and filming Game.

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Oh, and Happy St. Patrick’s Day!!

02-27-09: Law Abiding Citizen On Location

Once again a big THANK YOU to HughE over at Philly Chit Chat for some fabulous photos for last night’s location shoot for Law Abiding Citizen in Phildalphia. Additional photos by HughE can be found at Michael Klein’s Philly.com The Insider blog.

Hugh captured Gerard, who wasn’t in the scene being filmed, but was on set with his producer hat on and chatted and took photos with fans, along with Jamie Foxx, Colm Meaney and director F. Gary Gray as they worked.  Head on over to his blog to read all the details of the night!

Thanks again Hugh!

02-08-09: Valentine Wishes and Law Abiding Citizen

Gerard Butler Dot Net Valentine WishesOur annual Valentine Wishes Campaign is now underway! Once again, our patron charity, Kids Kicking Cancer, will be the beneficiary of this years effort, which will run through March 15, 2009. In addition, you can leave a Virtual Valentine for Gerard on the campaign page, whether your donate or not. As always, we thank everyone in advance for your generosity!

LAW ABIDING CITIZEN

Not a lot of news out of Philadelphia this week, but today’s Philly/Delaware area newspapers bring us some insight into the films progress.

The Delaware County Daily Times features an article on the old Broadmeadow prison being used for scenes in Law Abiding Citizen.

Michael Klein over at The Philadelphia Inquirer also provides some details on where the steak for the film originates.  You read that right, we said “steak.”  Read more…

WEBSITE UPDATES

The February issue of the Gerard Butler Dot Net Monthly Newsletter went out this morning.  Thanks once again to Julianna for all her hard work each month!  Thanks also to Sharon for proofreading this month’s issue.  For those who have not subscribed, but still like to browse previous newsletters, the January 2009 newsletter is now in the archives.  You may also subscribe to the newsletter on that page.  The once-a-month email is sent out on or before the 10th of every month.

All the career achievements have now been transferred to the new platform.  Most can be rated and reviewed right on their individual pages.  We didn’t include the ratings/reviews option for the stage work or some of the minor films in which Gerard appeared.

Finally, GB.Net’s 8th Anniversary is coming up this week, but we don’t want to forget founding admin K’s BIG 4-0 Birthday, which was yesterday, February 7!  This site is all YOUR fault, but we love you anyway!  Hope you had a fabulous day!!

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