02-23-11: Vanity Fair Campaign Hollywood, HTTYD2, Cast added to Playing the Field

Gerard joined other celebs as they gathered to celebrate “The Fighter” at the Vanity Fair Campaign Hollywood 2011′s kick off with Chrysler in Hollywood.  View more pics…

PLAYING THE FIELD
Uma Thurman and Jessica Biel have joined the cast of Playing the Field.    Biel will play Butler’s ex-wife, while Thurman will play a fellow parent.  The film starts production next month.  Read more…

HOW TO TRAIN YOUR DRAGON 2
Gerard has been signed to reprise his role as Stoick the Vast in How To Train Your Dragon 2.  Read more…

CORIOLANUS
Since it’s premiere in Berlin, Coriolanus has received outstanding reviews.  Browse the reviews…

02-14-11: Gerard in Berlin and at the BAFTAs

Every year so many of you want to wish Gerard a Happy Valentine’s Day, we at GerardButler.Net strive to make those wishes also benefit those in need. Instead of sendings cards and gifts, we ask that you use the same amount you would have spent on those things and donate it toKids Kicking Cancer. Over the last four years, GB.Net has raised over $60,000 during this campaign.  This year’s campaign will run until March 15, 2011.  Click here to donate and leave a Valentine’s message for Gerry!

Gerard attended the BAFTAs on February 13.  View more pics…

Gerard at the Berlin International Film Festival Coriolanus photocall and press conference.  View more pictures…

“Ralph Fiennes directs and stars in ‘Coriolanus’ as William Shakespeare’s Rambo in a production that delivers heavyweight screen acting at its best.” - The Hollywood Reporter releases a review of the film.    Read more…

02-14-11: Watch Gerard Butler in Berlin

Watch the live stream of the Coriolanus red carper premiere from Berlin by clicking the image above.

02-11-11: Gerard Butler gets set for Mavericks, Weinstein Co. buys Coriolanus

Two bits of career news for Gerard out of Berlin today.

First up, Gerard has signed on to star in the Curtis Hansen directed-film, Mavericks.  Based on the true story of Santa Cruz surf phenom Jay Moriarity and his quest to ride the treacherous Northern California breaks known as Mavericks, where winter swells create waves the size of five-story buildings.    Gerard will play Rick “Frosty” Hesson, the mentor who trained Moriarity for over a year and forged a close relationship with the surfer in the process.  Filming is set to begin in October.  Read more from Deadline.com…

As previously rumored, The Weinstein Co. has obtained the U.S. rights to Ralph Fiennes’ directorial debut, “Coriolanus,” in Berlin.  In addition, TWC has acquired pan-Asian pay TV rights to “Coriolanus,” which the outfit was circling before the European Film Market kicked off on Thursday.  TWC is planning a U.S. release this year.  Read more…

A seat has also been reserved for Gerry at this Sunday’s BAFTAs.  View pics at OK! Magazine

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