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James Mcavoy's Fingers Crossed For X-men: First Class Sequel

James McAvoy has his "fingers crossed" for an 'X-Men: First Class' sequel. The 32-year-old actor - who plays Charles Xavier/Professor X in the Matthew Vaughn-directed action adventure movie - revealed that producers will not consider...

Mcavoy Donned Drag As X-men's Professor X

Actor James Mcavoy has warned comic book fans to expect the unexpected when they watch X-Men: First Class - one scene in the prequel even sees his mentor character Professor Charles Xavier don drag.The Last...

James Mcavoy's Long-standing X-men Love

James McAvoy was "really aware" of 'X-Men' as a child.The Scottish actor - who appears in the prequel of the movie franchise 'X-Men: First Class' alongside Michael Fassbender, Jennifer Lawrence and Nicholas Holt - used...

James Mcavoy Unsure How Fatherhood Has Changed Him

James McAvoy is unsure if being a father has changed him. The 'X-Men: First Class' actor - who has 11-month-old son Brendan with actress wife Anne-Marie Duff - doesn't think he can judge how he...

James Mcavoy Takes A Plunge For Charity

Actor James Mcavoy once jumped from the top of the world's tallest hospital as part of a publicity stunt to raise awareness for a Ugandan children's charity.The Last King of Scotland star was on location...

James Mcavoy: 'X-men Is A Love Story'

James McAvoy thinks 'X-Men: First Class' is a "love story" between two friends.The Scottish actor portrays Charles Xavier in the new comic book prequel movie and thinks his character's friendship with Michael Fassbender's Erik Lehnsherr...

'Epic' X-men: First Class Sequel Planned

Matthew Vaughn is planning an "epic" sequel to 'X-Men: First Class'. The filmmaker - who directed the prequel starring James McAvoy as Charles Xavier/Professor X and Michael Fassbender as Erik Lensherr/Magneto - has plans for...

James Mcavoy 'Perfect' For X Role

'X-Men: First Class' director Matthew Vaughn said that James McAvoy was "perfect" to play a superhero.Matthew - who directed the 'X-Men' prequel with a budget of $120 million - said he had always wanted James...

James Mcavoy And Michael Fassbender 'Relieved' X-men: First Class Is Actually Good

Actors James Mcavoy and Michael Fassbender are breathing a sigh of relief after giving their approval to the final cut of their new movie X-Men: First Class, because they feared it would turn out "really...

James Mcavoy Never Gets Spotted

James McAvoy never gets noticed in the street. The 'X-Men: First Class' actor - who has 11-month-old son Brendan with actress wife Anne-Marie Duff - spends most of his time in London, but is never...

James Mcavoy Fears For British Film Industry

Actor James Mcavoy fears for the future of the British film industry, because he is convinced U.K. moviemakers are "dumbing down" to satisfy the American market.MCAvoy, who will next been seen in superhero blockbuster X-Men:...

James Mcavoy Won't Move For Work

James McAvoy thinks he would be "daft" to move to America for his career.The Scottish actor insists he is content to stay in London with wife Anne-Marie Duff and their 10-month-old son Brendan because his...

Mcavoy's Wife Opens Up About Son

James Mcavoy's wife Anne-marie Duff has spoken for the first time about the couple's baby son, Brendan, calling the tot "the most beautiful creature in the world".The Scottish actor and his actress partner became parents...

Robin Wright Steals The Show At New York Premiere

Robin Wright - The 45-year-old American actress Robin Wright wowed photographers on the red carpet when she appeared at the premiere of her new movie 'The Conspirator' this week. Wright posed with co-stars Robert Redford...

Bryan Singer Praises Nicholas Hoult's 'Charm And Innocence'

Nicholas Hoult was chosen for the role of Beast in 'X-Men: First Class' because he has "charm and innocence". The 'Single Man' star picked up leading roles in both the 'X-Men' prequel - alongside James...

Tom Hanks Joins Cloud Atlas

Tom Hanks has signed on to 'Cloud Atlas'. The 'Da Vinci Code' actor will begin shooting the adaptation of the David Mitchell novel - about the action and consequences of one person's life on the...

Robert Redford Landed Dream Cast With James Mcavoy And Wright

Robert Redford was determined to land James Mcavoy and Robin Wright as the stars of his new film The Conspirator, insisting "there was no other consideration" for the lead roles.The Hollywood actor directs the new...

Wright Planning Atonement Reunion For Anna Karenina

Moviemaker Joe Wright appears to be re-assembling his Atonement cast for his ambitious movie adaptation of Leo Tolstoy's masterpiece Anna Karenina - Benedict Cumberbatch is confirmed to join Kiera Knightley in the project, while James...

James Mcavoy Driven Mad By X-men

James McAvoy thought he was going "mad" on the set of 'X-Men: First Class'. The Scottish actor portrays a younger version of Sir Patrick Stewart in the forthcoming prequel, but confesses he had to remind...

James Mcavoy Pushing Professor X

James McAvoy wants to "push" the character of Professor X in 'X-Men: First Class'.The Scottish actor portrays the younger version of the role made famous by Sir Patrick Stewart in the previous 'X-Men' movies in...

James Mcavoy Taking Break For Family

James McAvoy is taking a break from movies to spend more time with his wife and son. Following his big screen success, the 'Gnomeo and Juliet' star - who has a nine-month-old son Andrew with...

Robert Pattinson Competing For Lead Role In Akira

Robert Pattinson will face some superhero competition from Andrew Garfield and James Mcavoy for the lead role in a film adaptation of graphic novel Akira.The Twilight hunk, fellow Brit and new Spider-man Garfield and X:Men...

Andrew Garfield For Manga Comic Movie Akira?

Andrew Garfield has been approached to take on one of the lead roles in the re-imagining of 'Akira'. The live action adaptation of the iconic magna comic is set to start shooting in August following...

James Mcavoy Lived On Strict Budget

James McAvoy was once so poor he survived for five years on £1,200. The 'Gnomeo and Juliet' star and his sister Joy were raised by their grandparents and mother after their parents divorced and although...

January Jones Discusses Revealing X Men Outfit

JANUARY JONES has discussed her revealing outfit for the upcoming movie 'X-Men: First Class'.JANUARY JONES, the American actress and star of 'Mad Men', has discussed the challenges of recreating the outfit of comic book character...

James Mcavoy's Different Take On Professor X

James McAvoy tried to play Professor X as differently as possible from Patrick Stewart's portrayal in the original three movies. The 31-year-old actor - who is playing a younger version of the 'X Men' character...

James Mcavoy For Elton John Biopic?

James McAvoy has offered to play the role of Sir Elton John in a biopic about his life. The singer-and-movie producer has previously revealed he would like Robert Downey Jr. to be one of three...

Mcavoy To Play Sir Elton?

JAMES MCAVOY is ready to step into SIR ELTON JOHN's shoes to bring his life story to the big screen - the rocker reveals the ATONEMENT star has "already offered" to take on the lead...

Elton John Wants Zachary To Love All People

Sir Elton John and David Furnish want their son Zachary to learn from their unconventional family. The couple welcomed their first child into the world on Christmas Day last year (25.12.10), and the 48-year-old filmmaker...

Mcavoy Missed Out On Sir Elton Meeting

JAMES MCAVOY spent every day on the set of GNOMEO AND JULIET hoping for a chance meeting with the film's producer SIR ELTON JOHN - but the Scottish actor was left disappointed when his idol...

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