11-06-08: Gerard Butler Birthday Charity Campaign

Gerard Butler Birthdayt Charity Campaign
Thank you, thank you, thank you
to all who have donated so far to our Annual Birthday Charity Campaign.  To date we have received over $3000, most of that belonging to the tremendous amount of $2435 raised by the attendees of the Annual New York City Birthday Bash!  Our goal has been reset to $4000, with donations being accepted until December 31, 2008.

One week to go and Gerard will celebrate his 39th Birthday!  Our virtual birthday card guestbook is still accepting your best wishes to the man on his big day!!

Gerard Butler Dot Net RockNRolla Sweepstakes

And the winning number are……drumroll……

14, 108, 158, 209, 276, 367, 428, 552, 631, 703

We will be in touch with each winner to confirm shipping information for the RockNRolla gift packs!  Congratulations and many thanks to all who entered!!!

ROCKNROLLA BOX OFFICE REPORT

A wider release for RockNRolla in the U.S. brought the film in at #13 with $1,872,495 in tickets sales for the weekend of October 31 – November 2.  See what fans are saying about the film and write your own review!

The weekend of November 7 will see no change in theater count, with the film still being screened in 826 theaters.  [Source: Box Office Mojo]

LAW ABIDING CITIZEN

The Philadelphia Daily News reports that Gerry was in Philly to prepare for production on Law Abiding Citizen.  Read more…

10-31-08: Gerard Butler on the Radio

Gerard did some radio interviews today promoting RockNRolla and talking about his career.  Below are a couple of the interviews we know of so far:

WJFK (Washington, DC) –  Click the player below to listen.  Visit their website to download. Thanks to AnnMarie for the info!

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WMMR (Philadelphia) –   Podcast still not available, but check the Preston and Steve Show podcasts or their Odeo podcast page for the podcast today or tomorrow.  Thanks to D for the heads up!

Was Gerry on the radio in your area?  Check your local radio station podcasts and if you find one, leave us a commentand share it with other fans here!

08-29-08: RockNRolla News and Updates

RockNRolla screenings have been added to the Toronto International Film Festival schedule.  Additional dates include Friday, September 5 at 11:45am (Ryerson) and Saturday, September 13 at 2:45pm (Ryerson).  For more information and to purchase tickets, visit the official TIFF website.

The official US RockNRolla website has been updated with downloads and production notes.  For more on the production, click here (caution spoilers!).

UK TELEVISION HIGHLIGHTS FOR ROCKNROLLA

Gerard and Guy Ritchie are scheduled to appear on BBC Breakfast on Monday, September 1.  For more information, visit the BBC Breakfast website.  Thanks to scifi for the news!

Channel 4 will feature the RockNRolla: Movie Special on Friday, September 5 from 12:20am – 12:55am.  Alex Zane presents from the world premiere of Guy Ritchie’s new gangster thriller. There’s chat with the director himself and his cast, including Gerard Butler, Thandie Newton, Mark Strong and Gemma Arterton.  Thanks to Anita!

Check out some pics from the Wednesday evening screening of RockNRolla at London’s SeOne Club.  Find more on MySpace.  Thanks to Jo for the heads up on the pics!

LAW ABIDING CITIZEN


The Greater Philadelphia Film Office announced that Law Abiding Citizen will film in and around Philadelphia in starting October 2008.  Location will include Holmesburg Prison and Philadelphia City Hall.  A friendly reminder that we do not encourage road trips to the set by fans.  Please keep in mind that the cast and crew are working with tight schedules.  Read more…

GALLERY ADDITIONS


Thanks to Lorna, Chrissie and Anita for the new additions to the gallery!

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