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Published: Thursday August 15, 2013 13:00 PM EDT

2013

MATT DAMON

Getting ripped for Elysium was no easy matter for Damon, who hit the gym four hours a day. "It was really hard because I love to eat and drink!" he told PEOPLE. "It's very hard to motivate me to get in shape."