Matt Damon and his wife appear to show solidarity with the Time’s Up movement

After the actor issued an apology for his controversial comments...

By Isabel Jones

From the editors of InStyle US

After Matt Damon vowed to ‘get in the backseat and close [his] mouth for a while’ regarding his controversial comments about sexual harassment, the Downsizing star and his wife arrived on the red carpet for the world premiere of 12 Strong on Tuesday in head-to-toe black.

Luciana Barroso, Damon’s wife of 12 years, attended the NYC event in a dress code that appeared to advocate for feminist initiative Time’s Up. Barroso wore a semi-sheer knee-length LBD with a plunging illusion neckline and matching pumps, while her actor husband followed suit (literally) in a black button-up paired with a blazer and matching trousers.

During a recent visit to the Today show, Damon voiced his support for the #MeToo movement, telling host Kathie Lee Gifford, ‘I really wish I’d listened a lot more before I weighed in on this,’ referring to the poorly received comments he made in December. ‘I don’t want to further anybody’s pain with anything that I do or say. So for that I am really sorry.’

Damon shared similar sentiments about Time’s Up: ‘A lot of those women are my dear friends and I love them and respect them and support what they’re doing and want to be a part of that change and want to go along for the ride … but I should get in the back seat and close my mouth for a while.’

Barroso and Damon raise four daughters together, one of whom is Barroso’s from a previous marriage.

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