Gerard Butler grabs a cab in New York

Gerard Butler chats on his cell phone during a stroll through New York’s West Village on Thursday, December 9. He suddenly upped his pace and dashed to catch a cab. The 41-year-old Scottish actor is back in Manhattan after spending some time in Miami earlier in the week.

Recently, Gerry received a Annie nomination in the Voice Acting in a Feature Production category for his work in the animated film How to Train Your Dragon. The Annie Awards showcases and acknowledges achievements in animation in film, television, and video game.

His upcoming film “Coriolanus”, directed by and starring Ralph Fiennes, is expected to open the 2011 Belgrade International Film Festival.