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Actor Tate Donovan set for surfathon to help ocean

Updated: October 12, 2011, 1:49 PM ET
By Lynn Hoppes

Twenty years ago, actor Tate Donovan jumped into the Pacific Ocean to learn how to surf. He got too close to another surfer on one attempt, and that dude didn't like it.

"In the water, he started punching me," said Donovan, who has appeared in more than 40 movies and is known for "Damages" on FX. "I thought, 'This is crazy.' So I gave up the sport right there. I didn't need that stress."

Five years ago, Donovan was with his buddies for a bachelor's surfing party ...

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