Matt Damon says his biggest career regret is turning down James Cameron’s “Avatar”

Sooner or later everyone in Hollywood learns that you never bet against James Cameron. Matt Damon took that lesson the hard way when he turned down the opportunity to be a part of the director’s biggest cinematic vision. In a recent interview at the 74th Cannes Film Festival – where the actor’s latest film, Still …

Matt Damon talks about turning down ‘Avatar’ at Cannes Masterclass engagement – Deadline

Matt Damon has his audience in stitches during his masterclass at the Cannes Film Festival today. The actor, here in preview Still water, explained how he turned down the lead role in the mega-blockbuster Avatar, despite the fact that James Cameron offered him a portion of the film’s profits (it would reach $ 2.8 billion …