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James Mcavoy's Brother Jailed For Abduction

James McAvoy's half-brother has been jailed for nine months for abducting a father-of-four. Donald McAvoy, 27 - who the 'X-Men' actor has never met - and Stephen Killen, 30, locked Zahid Sattar in a car...

Evan Peters To Return As Quicksilver

Evan Peters is set to reprise his role as Quicksilver in 'X-Men: Dark Phoenix'.The 30-year-old actor first starred as the speedy superhero in 'X-Men: Apocalypse' in 2016 and was revealed to be the son of...

Rosario Dawson Pulls Out Of X-men: New Mutants

Rosario Dawson has left the 'X-Men: New Mutants' film.The 38-year-old actress had reportedly negotiated with Fox about portraying Dr. Ceilia Reyes, a mutant and medical doctor, in the forthcoming 'X-Men' spin-off but she has now...

Simon Kinberg To Direct X-men: Dark Phoenix

Simon Kinberg has been confirmed as the director for 'X-Men: Dark Phoenix'.The 43-year-old film producer and screenwriter has penned the scripts on four 'X-Men' movies and worked on 'Deadpool' and Wolverine movie 'Logan' and he...

James Mcavoy To Star In Escape

James McAvoy has been cast in Colm McCarthy's new film 'Escape'.The 'Split' actor will star as a professor who decides to stay in the war zone of Yugoslavia in 1992 to continue teaching but his...

M. Night Shyamalan Making Unbreakable Sequel

M. Night Shyamalan has confirmed his new film 'Glass' will act as a sequel to both 'Unbreakable' and 'Split'.The director - who came to prominence following the release of his 1999 supernatural thriller 'The...

Damian Lewis: I'm A Minority In The Acting Business

Damian Lewis doesn't accept there is a class issue within the acting industry in England.There has been much criticism in the past 12 months that too many stars of the stage and screen are white,...

Andrew Lloyd Webber To Make Joseph And The Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat Film

Lord Andrew Lloyd Webber is working on an animated 'Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat' movie.The 69-year-old composer is to work alongside Tim Rice - with whom he created the original stage production almost 50...

Charlize Theron To Star In And Produce Cia Thriller Need To Know

The actress will portray a CIA analyst protecting her family when an investigation into a Russian sleeper cell goes awry in the Netflix thriller. Author Cleveland worked as a CIA analyst prior...

Split Beats Rings To Maintain Box Office Title

The M. Night Shyamalan film, starring James MCAvoy as a mentally-ill kidnapper with 23 different personalities, earned $14.6 million (£11.7 million) to defend its position at number one and boost its total domestic...

James Mcavoy Donates Over $62,000 To Teenager Battling Cancer

The Split actor paid a visit to the Royal Marsden Hospital in London this week (beg30Jan17), and met patient Kelly Turner during his trip. The 16-year-old was given just two years to live when she...

James Mcavoy Donates £50k To Cancer-stricken Teenager

James McAvoy has donated £50,000 to a cancer-stricken teenager for pioneering treatment. The 37-year-old actor met 16-year-old Kelly Turner from Dover in Kent, South East England at the Royal Marsden Hospital in London earlier this...

Damian Lewis On Controversy Surrounding Posh Actors: 'It's Nonsense'

The British actor enjoyed a privileged time as a student, first attending boarding school before studying at Eton, whose past pupils include Britain’s Prince William and Eddie Redmayne.Actors from working class background like James MCAvoy...

M. Night Shyamalan: 'James Mcavoy Has No Fear Button'

The Oscar-nominated director cast the Scottish star in his latest cinematic masterpiece, Split - a thriller about three girls who are kidnapped by a man with 23 different, diagnosed personalities. Although Shyamalan hadn’t met MCAvoy...

M. Night Shyamalan Lining Up Unbreakable Sequel

The Indian-American director is riding high at the worldwide box office thanks to his new movie Split, which has landed Shyamalan his first number one in more than 10 years.Fans who have already caught the...

Split Tops North American Box Office

The thriller, starring James MCAvoy as a man with 23 personalities, has earned $40.2 million (£32.5 million), beating studio executives' expectations. The film has also garnered positive reviews from moviegoers. "This...

James Mcavoy Isn't A Fan Of Wearing High Heels

Playing a character with multiple personalities is a dream job for an actor who likes to immerse himself in his roles. So James McAvoy didn't hesitate to sign up for M. Night Shyamalan's new blackly...

M Night Shyamalan Knows How To Get Exactly What He Wants

James McAvoy stars in M. Night Shyamalan's latest psychological thriller 'Split', which follows a man with 23 different personalities. James had to play 9 of them which he admits was a lot of work, but...

James Mcavoy Cut Back On Drinking After It Made Him Aggressive

The Scottish actor has opened up in a new interview with Mr Porter, and also touched upon how life has been since splitting with wife Anne-Marie Duff in May 2016. On the subject of boozing,...

James Mcavoy Replaced Joaquin Phoenix In Split

The Scottish actor, who portrays a man with 23 different personalities in his latest film, admits Joaquin Phoenix was originally set to play the part. "I came quite late in the day;...

James Mcavoy Admits To Making Major Changes Since Marriage Split

James McAvoy's life has changed ''massively'' since splitting from his wife Anne-Marie Duff.The 37-year-old actor - who shares six-year-old son Brendan with his estranged wife - has admitted that their split has led to some...

James Mcavoy's Xbox Addiction

James McAvoy's Xbox addiction made him forget his lines.The 37-year-old actor got so addicted to the game console whilst filming for 'Becoming Jane' that he eventually had to burn his Oblivion game CD before it...

James Mcavoy Fluffed Lines After Becoming Video Game Addict

The Scottish actor has had critical success with his roles in 2008 action movie Wanted and as Nicholas Garrigan in 2006's Academy Award-winning The Last King of Scotland. But during an appearance on The Graham...

James Mcavoy Pretended To Be Posh To Get Ahead In Hollywood

The Scottish star first came to the British public’s attention as a TV actor, featuring in shows like Shameless, before becoming a bonafide movie star.While he has used his real voice on camera before, he...

New Mutants Shoots In Summer 2017

The new 'X-Men' movie 'New Mutants' will begin filming in May next year.The forthcoming sci-fi film - which will be the seventh in the money-spinning franchise - will begin production in Montreal, Canada, in 2017...

Passionate James Mcavoy Broke His Hand On Set Of Split

The Scottish star plays Kevin in M. Night Shyamalan’s new horror thriller, a man who suffers with multiple split personalities. Kevin kidnaps three girls, who must try and use his different alter egos to help...

James Mcavoy Broke His Hand Filming Movie

Being an actor often has its hazards, even when stunt doubles are involved. James McAvoy recently revealed that he is a casuality of the movie set himself, having badly broken his hand during a scene...

James Mcavoy Has 24 Characters To Play In Psychological Horror 'Split'

James McAvoy ups his game in 'Split'; a creepy psychologial thriller from M. Night Shyamalan that follows a man with multiple personalities so severe that it leads him into a sadistic game with three teenage...

X-men: Apocalypse Tops North American Box Office

The superhero film, starring James MCAvoy, Michael Fassbender and Jennifer Lawrence, has earned $65 million (£44.4 million), with experts predicting it will rise to $80 million (£54.7 million) over America's four-day Memorial Day...

James Mcavoy 'Taking Inspiration From Gwyneth And Chris Split'

British actor James and his wife Anne-Marie Duff announced the end of their union earlier this month (May16), after 10 years of marriage and welcoming son Brendan together in 2010. In a similar situation were...

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