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Channel 4 Sees Off "Shameless" In Last Ever Episode

By Victoria Pavlova | 29th May 2013

Say goodbye to “Shameless” – everyone else has, in one massive final blowout – in other words, a final episode to remember. The series is Channel 4’s longest runner, but this past season hasn’t exactly...

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Hugh Jackman's 'Ridiculous' Body

29th May 2013

Hugh Jackman's body is ''ridiculous'' in person.The 44-year-old actor has gotten in shape to reprise the role of Wolverine for 'X-Men: Days of Future Past' and his co-star Ellen Page has been impressed by his...

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X-men: Days Of Future Past 'Not Just A Sequel'

29th May 2013

'X-Men: Days of Future Past' is ''not just a sequel''.Director Bryan Singer - who will helm the ambitious blockbuster project, uniting the casts of the original 'X-Men' trilogy and 2011 prequel 'X-Men: First Class'...

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Evan Peters Lands X-men Role

24th May 2013

Evan Peters has joined the cast of 'X-Men: Days of Future Past'. The 'American Horror Story' star will play speedy mutant Quicksilver - a character who is also due to appear in Joss Whedon's 'The...

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Benedict Cumberbatch Won't Be Affected By Fame

8th May 2013

Benedict Cumberbatch believes he will be able to stay ''grounded'' as his fame increases.The 36-year-old actor has landed the biggest role of his career yet in the form of villain John Harrison in sci-fi sequel...

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Michael Fassbender To Play Macbeth

29th April 2013

Michael Fassbender is set to star in a new adaptation of 'Macbeth'.The actor will play the famous Shakespearean character in a new movie from See Saw Films, the production company behind his hit movie 'Shame'...

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Helen Mirren Wins First Olivier Award

29th April 2013

Dame Helen Mirren has won her first ever Olivier Award.The 67-year-old actress picked up the prestigious Best actress award for her role as Queen Elizabeth the II in Stephen Daldry's 'The Audience' at the ceremony...

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James Mcavoy Predicts Theatre Awards Loss

22nd April 2013

James Mcavoy is convinced he has no hope of winning a prize at Britain's upcoming Olivier Awards as fellow nominee Mark Rylance is unbeatable as "the best actor in the world".The Scottish star has been...

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Rosario Dawson: Danny Is A 'Kindred Spirit'

22nd April 2013

Rosario Dawson calls Danny Boyle a ''kindred spirit''.Although the 33-year-old actress recently split from her 56-year-old 'Trance' director, they are still close pals and she would love to work with him again.She said: ''He's amazing....

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James Mcavoy Needs To Clean Up His Act In Filth (Trailer)

By Hayley Avron | 12th April 2013

Filth, the latest movie to star James McAvoy, is an adaptation of Irvine Welsh’s novel of the same name and it has all the hallmarks of a classic Irvine Welsh movie adaptation, with its fast-paced,...

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James Mcavoy Stops Macbeth Performance To Reprimand Theatregoer

9th April 2013

Scottish actor James Mcavoy halted a performance of Macbeth last week (ends07Apr13) to berate a theatregoer for filming the play on a cell phone.The X-Men: First Class star is currently tackling the title role in...

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Hugh Jackman: X-men Script Is Fantastic

9th April 2013

Hugh Jackman says 'X-Men: Days of Future Past' is ''fantastic''.The actor is set to reprise his role as Wolverine in the superhero adventure which will see original 'X-Men' helmer Bryan Singer return to the director's...

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Jessica Chastain Joins Crimson Peak

8th April 2013

Jessica Chastain is to star in 'Crimson Peak'.The Oscar-nominated actress is reportedly in negotiations with Guillermo del Toro - who she worked with when he was executive producer on her horror film 'Mama' - to...

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The Things They Say: 3583053

1st April 2013

"I was a bit gutted because I was keen to be regressed or turned into a chicken or something, but it didn't happen. I went with it for about 10 minutes but then I was...

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James Mcavoy's Cult Director

29th March 2013

James McAvoy felt like he was in the ''cult of Danny Boyle'' filming 'Trance'.The Scottish actor revelled in the opportunity to work with the revered filmmaker in his new psychological heist thriller, 'Trance', and had...

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The Things They Say: 3579496

28th March 2013

"We were playing Words With Friends, which is like an online Scrabble game, in between shots. 'We'd be doing these really intense scenes and then as soon as it cut, I'd be like, 'Ok, your...

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Scrabble Mad Rosario Dawson And James Mcavoy

28th March 2013

Rosario Dawson and James McAvoy played Scrabble on the set of 'Trance'.The actors - who star alongside in Vincent Cassel in the art heist thriller directed by Danny Boyle - would unwind on set after...

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Danny Boyle Hypnotised Trance Cast

27th March 2013

Danny Boyle wanted the cast of 'Trance' to experience hypnosis.The film director brought in TV star Derren Brown to work with the stars of his art heist thriller - James McAvoy, Vincent Cassel and Rosario...

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Dame Helen Mirren Nominated For Olivier Award

26th March 2013

Dame Helen Mirren has been nominated for a prestigious Olivier Award.The 67-year-old actress is in the running for Best Actress at next month's annual British theatre awards for her role as the queen in the...

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James Mcavoy's Macbeth Inspires Saoirse Ronan To Try Theatre

26th March 2013

Saoirse Ronan has been inspired to tackle a theatre role after seeing her Atonement co-star James Mcavoy in Macbeth.The Irish actress, who appeared alongside the Scot in Joe Wright's 2007 film, recently went to see...

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Ewan Mcgregor Defends James Mcavoy Over Theatre Criticism

25th March 2013

Ewan Mcgregor has stepped up to defend fellow Scottish actor James Mcavoy over criticisms theatre bosses are "dumbing down" by hiring him to star in a new London production of Macbeth.The X-Men: First Class star...

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James Mcavoy: 'X-men Character In Dark Place'

20th March 2013

James McAvoy's Professor Charles Xavier will be in a ''dark place'' in 'X-Men: Days of Future Past'.The actor - who is set to reprise his role as the younger incarnation of the telekinetic superhero -...

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Danny Boyle: 'Trance Is Like A Puzzle'

20th March 2013

Danny Boyle says 'Trance' is like a ''puzzle'' for the audience to piece together.The director - who helms the upcoming thriller starring James McAvoy, Rosario Dawson and Vincent Cassel - has revealed that cinema-goers will...

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Danny Boyle 'Very Cosy' With Rosario Dawson

20th March 2013

Danny Boyle and Rosario Dawson were ''very cosy'' at the world premiere of 'Trance'.The director and actress - who were rumoured to have ended their romance earlier this month and reportedly avoided each other while...

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Rosario Dawson Felt 'Insecure' Being Naked

19th March 2013

Rosario Dawson found it difficult walking around completely naked for her new movie.The 33-year-old 'Trance' star - who recently split from the movie's director Danny Boyle - has admitted she felt ''insecure'' walking around with...

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James Mcavoy: 'X-men Script Is Satisfying'

18th March 2013

James McAvoy says 'X-Men: Days of Future Past' is ''satisfying'' yet ''unexpected''.The actor - who reprises his role as a young Professor X in the latest installment of the mutant superhero franchise - is excited...

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James Mcavoy's Chronic Diarrhoea

18th March 2013

James McAvoy developed chronic diarrhoea after bingeing for a role.The Scottish star attempted to bulk up for Danny Boyle's gritty new drama 'Filth' - based on Irvine Welsh's 1998 novel - by gorging on carb-heavy...

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A Week In Movies:carell, Buscemi And Carrey Get Magical, Danny Boyle Back With Ewan Mcgregor And A First Glimpse Of Bling Ring

By Staff Writer | 16th March 2013

The big global release this week is the comedy pastiche The Incredible Burt Wonderstone, starring Steve Carell, Steve Buscemi, Jim Carrey and Alan Arkin as Las Vegas musicians in a battle between old-school illusions and...

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James Mcavoy Talks Welcome To The Punch In New Interview

By Contributor | 13th March 2013

James McAvoy has a busy year coming up with three new projects set to see the light of day. The actor, who has recently been receiving rave for reviews for his performances on stage in...

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Legendary Pictures Snaps Up Brilliance Rights

13th March 2013

Legendary Pictures has bought the film rights to Marcus Sakey's new novel 'Brilliance'.The film studio is hoping to turn the futuristic story into a rival film to hit box office saga 'X-Men' - which features...

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