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Michael Douglas and Matt Damon hit Cannes red carpet

Tuesday, May 21, 2013 - 00:59

May 22 - Stars of ''Behind the Candelabra'' including Michael Douglas and Matt Damon hit the red carpet in Cannes. Sarah Mills reports.

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Hollywood heavyweights Matt Damon - and Michael Douglas hit the red carpet in Cannes on Tuesday. The pair are were out for the premiere of their well reviewed movie - "Behind the Candelabra". As well as our two leading men, there were plenty of other famous faces on the carpet too, including burlesque star Ditta Von Tesse and model Petra Nemcova. Plus actresses including Sharon Stone and Jessica Chastain. Behind The Candelabra explores the relationship between the flamboyant pianist Liberace, played by Douglas and his young lover Scott Thorson - taken on by Damon. It's due to premiere on HBO in the United States on May 26 and open in foreign theatres from June 7. And as for the glamour in Cannes, it's also one of 20 movies in the main competition - vying for the prestigious Palme D'Or award.

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Michael Douglas and Matt Damon hit Cannes red carpet

Tuesday, May 21, 2013 - 00:59