Matt Damon stars in a viral promo video for Ridley Scott's highly-anticipated new movieThe Martian. Damon plays a botanist aboard the International Space Station in the film, which is scheduled to hit cinemas November 25 this year.

Take a look at the new trailer/promo video above, which takes the form of  a NASA video log and shows Damon's character – Mark Watney – introduce the crew including Rick Martinez (Michael Pena), Melissa Lewis (Jessica Chastain), Chris Beck (Sebastian Stan), Aleks Vogel (Aksel Hennie), and "computer expert" Beth Johanssen (Kate Mara). Stay tuned for more movie news on Buro 24/7 Middle East...