Matt Damon was accused of saying that he stopped using the word only a few months ago.
The 50-year-old actor revealed in a new interview that he has never seen a problem using homophobic insults, but after his daughter wrote him a “treatise” about why it is wrong, he recently quit.
And now a number of celebrities have criticized Matt for using that word.
Actor and comedian Billy Eichner tweeted: “I want to know what Matt Damon is using for fuck.”
He also shared a link to an article about Damon and wrote: “And just think, I didn’t throw a retirement party !!!
“Imagine this headline about any other derogatory ethnic / racial / religious, etc. insults to be used in 2021. People will perk up, and rightfully so. But you are still allowed to be homophobic in this industry of fake awakenings. HAPPY PRIDE !! ! “
Director and screenwriter Travon Free added, “So Matt Damon just figured out ‘a few months ago’ through the ‘Childhood Treatise’ that he shouldn’t say the word ‘damn.’ Months ago. … “
Screenwriter and showrunner Jacqueline Moore, whose work includes Dear White People and Queer as a People, tweeted: “Remember when the joke was that Ben Affleck was dumb and Matt Damon was smart? Because one is dating J.-Law and the other is spending our Lord Dolly Parton’s year in 2021 bragging that he just stopped saying “fuck.”
Damon, who has daughters Isabella, 15, Gia, 12, and Stella, 10, and stepdaughter Alexia Barroso, 22, with wife Luciana Barroso, spoke about how he used insults in an interview with The Sunday Times in the past. weekends.
He said: “I was joking a few months ago and received a tract from my daughter. She got up from the table. I said, “Come on, this is a joke! I say that in Stuck! She went to her room and wrote a very long, beautiful treatise on how dangerous this word is. I said, “I’m giving up e-chat!” I understood. “