Matt Damon plays Rugby Captain Francois Pienaar in Clint Eastwood's Invictus. In the film, Nelson Mandela (Morgan Freeman) tasks Pienaar with winning the World Cup to unite the people of South Africa in the wake of apartheid.
Francois Pienaar stands with his team on the rugby field during the World Cup. Pienaar has been asked by Nelson Mandela to lead the team to victory in order to unite the people of South Africa in the wake of apartheid.
Matt Damon is one of our favorite actors. He's the star of Good Will Hunting, all the Jason Bourne movies and so many more films, of course. The star is also easy to admire because he stays out of the tabloids and seems like a great family man.