Matt Damon admitted that he used to use a homophobic slur every now and then.
But when one of his daughters urged him to stop, explaining that it was offensive, he decided to hang up, shared the Last Duel this weekend.
“The word my daughter calls ‘f-slur for a gay’ was commonly used as a child, with a different application,” the 50-year-old told The Sunday Times.
Ended with this word: Matt Damon admitted he used to use a homophobic slur every now and then. But when one of his daughters urged him to stop, explaining that it was offensive, he decided to hang up, shared the Last Duel this weekend. Seen on July 8 in Cannes
He has only made the switch in recent months.
“The word my daughter calls ‘f-slur for a gay’ was commonly used as a kid, with a different application,” he began as he sat down with the post to promote his film Stillwater.
When he used the insult in front of his children, they got angry.
One of them showed she was crazy.
“She left the table. I said, “Come on, this is a joke! I say it in the movie Stuck on You! She went to her room and wrote a very long and beautiful treatise on the dangerousness of this word. I said, “I’m removing the f-slur!” “I got it,” the Bourne Identity star said.
The little ones: Matt and his wife Luciana Barroso, 45, have daughters Isabella, 14, Gia, 12, and Stella, 10. She has a daughter Alexia Barroso, 22, from a previous relationship with Arbello Barroso.
Stuck On You in a 2003 comedy starring Greg Kinnear.
Matt and his wife Luciana Barroso, 45, have daughters Isabella, 14, Gia, 12, and Stella, 10.
She has a daughter Alexia Barroso, 22, from a previous relationship with Arbello Barroso.
It comes after he said he tries to land a role in every Steven Soderbergh movie.
The family: Damon and Barroso enjoy a day at the beach with their daughters Isabella, Gia and Stella in Byron Bay, Australia
The actor – who has worked with the filmmaker on films like “Ocean’s Trilogy,” the 2009 crime comedy “The Informant” and the 2013 drama “Behind the Candelabra” – explained how his cameo in “No Sudden Move” was born. He told Collider, “I try to do all the movies that Steven does, I have to try to at least play a part in it. I think we’re up to 10 now.
“He called me up when I was doing The Last Duel and just said he had another actor for that role, but because the movie moved and he pushed because of COVID and everything, he s ‘is open. “
Damon admitted that he had already reviewed the script – which he tries to do for all of Soderbergh’s projects – which made it an “easy” decision.
He added, “I had read the script before because I usually read what he works on out of interest, so I just jumped at the chance to parachute and play this guy. “
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Castmates Damon, Abigail Breslin and Tom McCarthy attend the Stillwater New York premiere on July 26 in New York City.
There was also a bonus giveaway of sharing the screen with two of his favorite performers.
He said: “Plus it’s a scene with two of my favorite actors in the world, Don Cheadle and Benicio del Toro, so that was another easy yes. “
Damon also serves as a production with Project Greenlight alongside Chris Moore, Sean Bailey and Ben Affleck, while he and Affleck also created Pearl Street Films together.
Discussing potential projects, he admitted, “I don’t have any – there are a few that I’ve had behind the scenes, but I don’t know. I guess I’m waiting for the next one to come meet me.