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Emily Blunt For The Girl On The Train

Emily Blunt is in talks to star in 'The Girl on the Train'.The 32-year-old actress has entered into negotiations with Dreamworks to star in the movie adaptation of Paula Hawkins' bestselling novel, according to The...

Emily Blunt Wanted For Gnomeo And Juliet Sequel

Emily Blunt has been asked to return to 'Gnomeo & Juliet' in new sequel 'Gnomeo & Juliet: Sherlock Gnomes'.The 'Devil Wears Prada' star - who voiced Juliet in the first film in 2011, alongside James...

James Mcavoy Gets A Professor Xavier-style Trim For "Apocalypse"

Don’t let it be said that James McAvoy goes halfway on any role. For his third (and probably final) turn playing the young, not yet in control of his power Professor Xavier in X-Men, the...

Olivia Munn Cast As Psylocke In X-men: Apocalypse

Olivia Munn has been cast in the role of Psylocke in 'X-Men: Apocalypse'.The 34-year-old actress, who recently starred alongside Johnny Depp in the action comedy film 'Mortdecai', has confirmed that she will appear as Psylocke/Betsy...

James Mcavoy Funds Scholarship

The X-Men star is funding a 10-year scholarship programme at his former drama school, the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland (RCS), so those who would otherwise be unable to afford tuition can attend the...

Hugh Jackman Quits As Wolverine?

Hugh Jackman has hinted that a third 'Wolverine' movie will be his last. The 46-year-old actor took to his Instagram account to share a photograph of his hands featuring the comic book character's metal claws...

Jennifer Lawrence Confirms 'X Men: Apocalypse' Will Be Her Last Playing Mystique

Jennifer Lawrence has revealed that the upcoming X-Men movie she's starring in will be her last playing the character Mystique. Speaking at the premiere of her new movie Serena in New York on Sunday evening,...

James Mcavoy Is A 'Huge Energy Ball'

James McAvoy was a ''huge energy ball'' while filming 'Filth'.According to the movie's director, John S. Baird, the 35-year-old actor was always in high spirits on the set of the comedy drama - which was...

Nicole Scherzinger Nominated For Olivier Award

Nicole Scherzinger has been nominated for an Olivier award. The former Pussycat Dolls singer only made her West End debut last December, but is already up for the best supporting actress in a musical title...

James Mcavoy: 'Elite Control Of The Arts Would Be Damaging'

James Mcavoy has waded into the U.K. class row by insisting he is concerned elite control of the arts will be "damaging for society" because the nation's culture will not represent the entire population.A class...

Rose Byrne Back For X-men: Apocalypse

Rose Byrne will star in 'X-Men: Apocalypse'.The 35-year-old actress will reprise her role as CIA agent Moira MacTaggert in the latest instalment of the superhero film.Screenwriter Simon Kinberg revealed: ''She's a significant character in the...

Rose Byrne Reprising Her Role As Moira Mactaggert In 'X-men: Apocalypse'

Rose Byrne will be rejoining the X-Men cast in the 2016 instalment of the Marvel franchise, X-Men: Apocalypse. The 35-year-old Australian actor played CIA Agent Moira MacTaggert in the 2011 film X-Men: First Class as...

Patrick Stewart & Ian Mckellen Probably Not Reprising Their Roles In 'X-men: Apocalypse'

Patrick Stewart, appearing on a US talk show, stated that he and his co-star Ian McKellen are unlikely to appear in the next X-Men film, X-Men: Apocalypse. 74-year-old Stewart appeared on Larry King Live, due...

James Mcavoy Faked Accident To Swerve Audition

Scottish actor James Mcavoy broke down in tears and lied to film producers about a hideous car accident to get out of an awkward audition for a movie role.The Last King of Scotland star was...

Jack O'connell Makes Modelling Debut

Jack O'Connell has made his modelling debut for Prada.The 'Unbroken' star has been cast alongside actors Ethan Hawke, Ansel Elgor and Miles Teller for the luxury label's spring/summer 2015 men's campaign.The 24-year-old actor - who...

Jennifer Lawrence Is Highest-grossing Actor

Jennifer Lawrence has been named Hollywood's highest-grossing actor of 2014.The 24-year-old star has topped Forbes' annual ranking, based on figures from Box Office Mojo, after her blockbusters 'The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 1' and...

Hugh Jackman In Talks Over X-men: Apocalypse

Hugh Jackman has held talks over starring in 'X-Men: Apocalypse'.The 46-year-old star has played the role of Wolverine in the 'X-Men' franchise, and although he's not confirmed he'll be appearing in the eagerly awaited new...

James Mcavoy's Hair Mistake

James McAvoy mistakenly shaved his hair off for his 'X-Men' role.The 35-year-old actor took on the role of a young Professor X in 2011's 'X-Men: First Class' and mistakenly thought he had to look like...

Oscar Isaac To Star In X-men

Oscar Isaac is to star as the main villain in 'X-Men Apocalypse'.The 35-year-old actor has been cast by Bryan Singer in the superhero sequel - the follow-up to 'X-Men: Days of Future Past' - as...

James Mcavoy Wins Top Honour At Bafta Scotland Awards

Actor James Mcavoy was given a warm hometown honour as he won the top acting prize at the 2014 Bafta Scotland awards on Sunday (16Nov14).The Glasgow native picked up the Best Film Actor trophy for...

James Mcavoy Turned Down Eleanor Rigby Film Days After Becoming A Dad

James Mcavoy initially turned down the role of a grieving dad in new drama The Disappearance Of Eleanor Rigby because he had just become a new parent.The 35-year-old actor, who is father to four-year-old son...

James Mcavoy To Take On Peter O'toole's Mad Earl

Scottish movie star James Mcavoy is set to play God in a revival of Peter Barnes' play The Ruling Class.The X-Men star will take on the role of the fictional 14th Earl of Gurney, who...

Jessica Chastain's Joy On Set

Jessica Chastain felt like she was ''celebrating life'' every day working with James McAvoy.The 37-year-old actress stars alongside the Scottish actor in 'The Disappearance of Eleanor Rigby' and though she kept getting the giggles when...

X-men: Apocalypse Will Conclude First Class Storylines

'X-Men: Apocalypse' will be the last part of a trilogy that began with 'First Class', according to writer-producer Simon Kinberg.The 41-year-old explained that the third installment in the series will conclude the storylines that began...

Simon Kinberg Admits X-men Recasting Is Possible

Simon Kinberg has refused to rule out the possibility of recastings for 'X-Men: Apocalypse'.According to the writer-producer, 20th Century Fox has been contemplating whether to cast new actors in the iconic roles from the...

James Mcavoy To Serve On London Film Festival Jury

James Mcavoy and Sally Hawkins are joining the jury for the 2014 London Film Festival in October (14).Veteran movie producer Jeremy Thomas will head the panel of judges who will decide the winners of the...

Bryan Singer To Direct X-men: Apocalypse

Bryan Singer will direct 'X-Men: Apocalypse'.The 49-year-old - who has worked on three previous instalments of the Marvel franchise - will return as the director of the next movie, Deadline reports.Bryan previously directed 'X-Men: Days...

James Mcavoy: 'Scots Have Got To Stop Campaigning And Start Working'

Actor James Mcavoy has urged his fellow Scots to treat the country's independence referendum defeat as a victory and work towards making his homeland great.The Glaswegian Wanted star is thrilled so many Scots got behind...

James Mcavoy's Dr Xavier Will Be Bald In 'X-men: Apocalypse'

It's almost as impossible to imagine James McAvoy bald as it is to imagine Patrick Stewart with hair. But will McAvoy have to go bald in X-Men: Apocalypse when he reprises his role as a...

James Mcavoy Is Going Bald

James McAvoy has joked about going bald for 'X-Men: Apocalypse'.The handsome actor has previously appeared in 'X-Men: First Class' and 'X-Men: Days of Future Past' with a full head of hair, despite the fact that...

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