(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) When I turned 40 I had my whole family and some friends together. I realized I had to make a toast and hadn't thought of anything to say. I stood up, and what came to me seemed incredibly true in the moment and even more so as time has gone by. I said, "I think I might actually be the luckiest guy on earth. I really might be him." And nobody in the room reflexively said, "Bullshit," ...
He was among the actors considered for the role of Batman's Sidekick Dick Grayson/Robin/Nightwing in 'Batman Forever (1995)'. His best friend Ben Affleck would go on to play Bruce Wayne/Batman over twenty years later.
Frequently plays highly intelligent characters, i.e. Will Hunting in 'Good Will Hunting (1997)', Tom Ripley in 'The Talented Mr. Ripley (1999)', Jason Bourne in The Bourne Series, etc.