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Paul Drinkwater, NBC (AP)Hosts Tina Fey, left, and Amy Poehler during the 71st annual Golden Globe Awards at the Beverly Hilton Hotel on Sunday, Jan. 12, 2014, in Beverly Hills, Calif.

Liberace biopic, ‘Dallas Buyers Club’ score wins at madcap Golden Globes

Monday, January 13, 2014
Amy Poehler made out with Bono, Tina Fey mocked George Clooney's taste in women and Matt Damon emerged, bizarrely, as the night's recurring gag. [ Read more → ]
Emmys

Michael Douglas, ‘Behind the Candelabra’ take top honors at Emmys

Sunday, September 22, 2013
Michael Douglas and HBO’s Liberace biopic "Behind the Candelabra" took top honors at 65th Emmy Awards Sunday night. [ Read more → ]
HBOMichael Douglas, left, as Liberace, and Matt Damon, as Scott Thorson in a scene from HBO's "Behind the Candelabra."

Douglas, Damon dramatize Liberace’s steamy showbiz affair

Thursday, May 23, 2013
The idea of Michael Douglas playing Liberace might seem nearly as outrageous as Liberace himself. Liberace, forever hailed as Mr. Showmanship, was the excess-to-the-max pianist-personality whose onstage and offstage extravagance were legendary and who wowed audiences in Las Vegas and worldwide to become the best-paid entertainer on the planet... [ Read more → ]
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Matt Damon on HBO’s ‘Behind the Candelabra:’ ‘We took it very seriously’

Tuesday, January 8, 2013
When Matt Damon gazed at Michael Douglas in full Liberace regalia during production of the HBO bio-pic Behind The Candelabra, did he find him attractive? “Very, very attractive,” said Damon, who plays Liberace’s lover Scott Thorson. While the actor may be speaking somewhat tongue in cheek, the film is full-on drama. [ Read more → ]
Liberace

Damon and Douglas to play gay in film of Liberace’s life

Thursday, February 18, 2010
Matt Damon and Michael Douglas have signed on to play lovers in the upcoming biopic about flamboyant pianist Liberace. [caption id="attachment_6289" align="aligncenter" width="468" caption="Matt Damon and Michael Douglas"][/caption] Douglas will play Liberace, and Damon will play his boyfriend and personal assistant, Scott Thorsen, who eventually... [ Read more → ]
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