James Cameron and $250M ‘Avatar’ gig

“Avatar” director James Cameron joked that Matt Damon shouldn’t feel...

...blue about his decision to turn down the leading role in the original blockbuster film.  

In a recent interview with BBC Radio, Cameron was asked about Damon’s decision to...

...pass on playing Jake Sully while publicizing the long-awaited sequel, “Avatar: The Way of Water.”  

“He’s beating himself up over this,” Cameron said with a guffaw Friday. 

“And I really think, you know, ‘Matt, you’re kind of like one of the biggest movie stars in the world,