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Ian Mckellen Honoured With Star In His Hometown Of Wigan

By Elinor Cosgrave | 28th March 2015

Ian McKellen will be honoured in his hometown of Wigan. He will be given a star in Wigan town centre. Although McKellen was born in Burnley, the 75-year-old actor lived in Wigan during the...

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Official 'Deadpool' Photograph Is Released - Ryan Reynolds Reclines In Costume On Bearskin Rug

By Elinor Cosgrave | 27th March 2015

Ryan Reynolds has shared the first official photograph of Deadpool, the upcoming film in which he stars as conflicted anti-hero Wade Wilson A.K.A. Deadpool. Deadpool is notorious for his warped sense of humour and the...

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Jennifer Lawrence Done With X-men Franchise After Upcoming Instalment

24th March 2015

The Oscar winner has played shapeshifter Mystique in two films - 2011's X-Men: First Class and last year's (14) 2014's X-Men: Days of Future Past, but, in a new interview with MTV News,...

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Bryan Singer Breaks Foot

10th March 2015

The moviemaker refused to let the injury to his left leg stop him from working on the upcoming X-Men: Apocalypse movie, and he shared a picture of himself using a black scooter to...

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Morena Baccarin Lands Deadpool Female Lead

19th February 2015

Former Homeland star Morena Baccarin has officially landed the female lead opposite Ryan Reynolds in the X-Men spin-off Deadpool.The Emmy-nominated actress reportedly beat out the likes of Orange is the New Black actress Taylor...

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Taylor Schilling And Morena Baccarin Among Favourites For Deadpool Female Lead

10th February 2015

Orange Is The New Black star Taylor Schilling and Homeland's Morena Baccarin have emerged as the frontrunners to feature opposite Ryan Reynolds in the planned X-Men spin-off movie, Deadpool.The Green Lantern star is preparing...

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

By Elinor Cosgrave | 31st January 2015

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...

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X-men: Apocalypse Casts Three New Faces

By Ed Biggs | 23rd January 2015

Some breaking superhero movie news: director Bryan Singer has unveiled casting details for three characters in his forthcoming project X-Men: Apocalypse. Sophie Turner, Tye Sheridan and Alexandra Shipp will all play younger versions of three...

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Hugh Jackman Cast As Mentor In Eddie 'The Eagle' Edwards Biopic

20th January 2015

Action man Hugh Jackman is set to reunite with his X-Men: First Class filmmaker Matthew Vaughn in a new biopic about bespectacled British Olympic ski jumper Eddie 'the Eagle' Edwards.The X-Men star has reportedly been...

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

By Elinor Cosgrave | 18th January 2015

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...

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Ryan Reynolds To Return As Deadpool

5th December 2014

Actor Ryan Reynolds is in final negotiations to reprise his role as Deadpool in the long-delayed X-Men spin-off.The Green Lantern star portrayed the comic book killer, aka Wade Wilson, in 2009's X-Men Origins: Wolverine,...

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Oscar Isaac Cast As Villain Apocalypse In New X-men Film

24th November 2014

Actor Oscar Isaac is set to bulk up and play it bad after landing the villainous role of Apocalypse in the next X-Men movie.The Inside Llewyn Davis star recently wrapped shooting on Star Wars:...

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Shailene Woodley & Sam Smith Lead People's Choice Nominees

4th November 2014

22 Jump Street, Captain America: The Winter Soldier, Guardians Of The Galaxy, Maleficent and X-Men: Days Of Future Past will compete for the top title of Favorite Movie at America's 2015 People's Choice Awards.Shailene Woodley...

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Keanu Reeves: 'I Wanted To Play Wolverine And Batman'

23rd October 2014

The Matrix star Keanu Reeves has revealed he tried to claw his way into the X-Men franchise as Wolverine and put his name forward to portray Batman in director Christopher Nolan's Dark Knight trilogy.The...

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Live Action X-men Series In Development - Report

8th October 2014

The X-Men are set to become the next comic book superheroes to head to the small screen, according to reports.Producers at America's Fox network are said to have been discussing plans to develop a...

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Ryan Reynolds' Deadpool Scores 2016 Release

21st September 2014

Ryan Reynolds has been tipped to reprise his X-Men mutant character Deadpool in a long-delayed spin-off movie after studio bosses set a 2016 release for the highly-anticipated film.The actor portrayed the comic book killer,...

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

By Elinor Cosgrave | 13th September 2014

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...

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Lizzy Caplan Dismisses James Marsden Dating Rumours

25th August 2014

Actress Lizzy Caplan has brushed off rumours suggesting she is dating X-Men hunk James Marsden, insisting they are simply "best friends".The Masters of Sex star appeared alongside Marsden in 2012 comedy Bachelorette and they...

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Bryan Singer Makes Good On X-men Tattoo Bet

22nd August 2014

X-Men: Days Of Future Past director Bryan Singer made good on a bet with his assistant after agreeing to get a tattoo if the film crossed the $700 million (Gbp422 million) mark at the global...

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Bryan Singer Sex Abuse Accuser Files To Dismiss Case

6th August 2014

The Nevada man who accused X-Men director Bryan Singer and three others of teen sex abuse in April (14) has filed a request to dismiss the case against the moviemaker.Michael Egan Iii reportedly wants...

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Have Jennifer Lawrence And Nicholas Hoult Split Up?

By Elinor Cosgrave | 3rd August 2014

Have Jennifer Lawrence and Nicholas Hoult split up? After three years dating on-and-off it certainly seems so!Reports suggest Jennifer Lawrence and Nicholas Hoult have separated.Read More: Jennifer Lawrence Is Hollywood's Darling - How Has She...

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X-men And Captain America To Fight It Out At Mtv's Fandom Awards

9th July 2014

Superhero blockbusters X-Men: Days Of Future Past and Captain America: The Winter Soldier will battle it out at the inaugural mtvU Fandom Awards later this month (14).The nominees for the fan-voted prizes are split across...

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Bryan Singer Asks Court To Dismiss British 'John Doe' Sexual Abuse Case

By Elinor Cosgrave | 6th July 2014

X-Men director Bryan Singer has asked a court to dismiss the case against him which alleges he sexually abused a British man, known in the case as John Doe 117. Bryan Singer has filed for...

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Bryan Singer Launches Instagram Account With X-men Script Snap

1st July 2014

Director Bryan Singer sent fans into a frenzy with his first ever post on on Monday (30Jun14) by sharing a snap of the new X-Men script.The filmmaker launched his account on the picture-sharing...

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Who Is 'Doctor Strange' Director Scott Derrickson?

By George Percival | 4th June 2014

As the Marvel juggernaut continues to speed ahead, dispensing a huge array of films and series featuring multifarious characters and an increasing selection of superhuman protagonists, it is no surprise that the comic book giant...

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The Things They Say: 4221109

30th May 2014

"I'm a terrible liar... I guess you become good at lying. But honestly, I'm really bad at lying. The entire appearance was so hush hush. It was like, 'We have to find a way of...

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X-men Sequel Storms The U.k. Box Office

29th May 2014

The latest X-Men movie has stormed to the top of the U.K. box office just days after exceeding the $110 million (£69 million) mark across the Atlantic.X-Men: Days of Future Past, starring Hugh Jackman...

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X-men: Days Of Future Past Sails Past $110 Million Mark Over U.s. Holiday Weekend

26th May 2014

The new X-Men movie has raked in over $110 million (£69 million) in America over the four-day Memorial Day weekend.Bryan Singer's X-Men: Days of Future Past stormed to the top of the box office...

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X-men Beat Godzilla For U.s. Box Office Top Spot

26th May 2014

The new X-Men movie has proven to be a bigger monster at the the U.S. box office than Godzilla, toppling the blockbuster with a $90.7 million (Gbp57 million) Memorial Day weekend take.The all-star X-Men:...

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Hugh Jackman Was Warned Against Wolverine Role By Wife

25th May 2014

Actor Hugh Jackman's wife warned him against taking the biggest role of his career in the X-Men movie franchise - because she thought the idea of her husband playing Wolverine on screen it was...

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