(4/25/02) Stage: Appeared (London stage debut) in Kenneth Lonergan
's play, This Is Our Youth". Damon took over the lead role from Hayden Christensen
. Christensen starred with Anna Paquin
and Jake Gyllenhaal
in Lonergan's barbed comedy about a trio of rich and wayward youths in 1980s New York. Damon appeared in the play ...
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(2012, on turning down roles) Having to say no to Avatar was tough because I particularly wanted to work with James Cameron, and still do, because he's fantastic. He knew he was the star of that movie and that everyone was going to go see it anyway. When he said, "Look, I'm offering it to you, but if you say no, the movie doesn't need you," I remember thinking, Oh God, not only do I have to say ...
His parents divorced when he was two and he spent part of his childhood in a commune in Boston with his mother.