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Bolton School head defends Ian McKellen after he says 'I'm not northern'
A HEADMASTER at Bolton School has defended Sir Ian McKellen 's shock confession that he does not class himself as northern.
Tue Jul 22, 2014
Sir Ian McKellen emerges in a three piece suit sipping on warm...
Tea break! Sir Ian McKellen emerges in a three piece suit sipping on warm drink while filming Mr. Holmes movie But that didn't stop legendary actor Sir Ian McKellen from downing a hot cup of tea between takes for the highly-anticipated crime drama Mr. Holmes.
Rhys Ifans and Michael Barrymore awarded damages in phone hacking case
The celebrities were given given a settlement and an apology from the owner of now-defunct News of the World in the High Court today Note: We do not store your email address but your IP address will be logged to prevent abuse of this feature.
Mon Jul 21, 2014
Sir Ian McKellen calls for a living wage for actors
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Fri Jul 18, 2014
Patrick Stewart Backs Assisted Dying Bill
The star tells Sky's Entertainment Week - our round-up of all the latest showbiz stories - why he backs the Assisted Dying Bill.
Wed Jul 16, 2014
Sir Ian McKellan on set as he prepares to shoot new scenes as...
Cop is suspended for brawl with combative speeder who turned out to be a superior officer 'trying to pull rank' The Comcast service rep who REALLY doesn't want you to quit! Astounded customer records his nightmare 'interrogation' when he phoned to cancel with cable giant 'As long as I am alive, any book purporting to be with my cooperation is a ... (more)
Mon Jul 14, 2014
Ian McKellen to portray a retired Sherlock Holmes in 'Mr. Holmes'
The new Bill Condon film is based on Mitch Cullin's 2005 novel A Slight Trick of the Mind , which reimagines the detective as a 93-year-old retiree.
Sat Jul 12, 2014
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Emma Watson takes a Rebel Yell Tack on High Fashion
Every time the fashion catwalks light up there is one or another personality who seems to shine out from among the others who fade into the background.
Cambridge Evening News
Move over Benedict: First look at Ian McKellen as Sherlock in new film Mr Holmes
Sir Ian McKellen will star as ageing sleuth Sherlock Holmes in the upcoming film Mr Holmes which will open in the UK in 2015.
Fri Jul 11, 2014
Ian McKellen would totally guest star on 'Glee'
Hey, Ryan Murphy: You might want to make a few phone calls to secure a pretty excellent guest star for the sixth and final season of "Glee" : Sir Ian McKellen said in a Twitter Q&A on Friday that he would totally consider appearing on the FOX show.
Clash of the Classics: 'Milk' vs. 'Gods and Monsters'
After compiling a list of the most essential LGBT movies , The Advocate is pitting the top 32 entries against one another in a series of one-on-one face-offs.
Thu Jul 10, 2014
Lord of the Rings star to bring some magic to the role of Sherlock Holmes
Workers from the Fire Brigades Union, the National Union of Teachers Cymru, the PCS and the GMB, Unite and Unison will all join the strike The fixtures for the new-look Guiness Pro12 have been revealed, and we've got details of every match right here This year's festival promises to be the best yet with a stunning array of shows on offer - and ... (more)
Can You Guess What Iconic Role Sir Ian McKellen Is Playing Next?
Sir Ian McKellen surprised his fans on Twitter when he sent out that message along with the above photo of him in costume to announce he'll be playing the iconic detective alongside Laura Linney in a movie to be directed by Bill Condon.
'It's my turn': Sir Ian McKellen shares first picture of himself as ...
FIRST PICTURE: The family wiped out by bitter uncle who 'tied up and executed six in a rage over split with his wife' before hero lone survivor niece, 15, called police despite being shot in the head Good Samaritans free screaming girl, five, locked in the back of her parents' pick-up in 90F heat as punishment while they shopped in Home Depot ... (more)
Recess: Guess Who Joined The Coen Brothers' All-Star 'Hail Caesar' Cast?
Jonah Hill has just signed on to an upcoming Coen Brothers movie, Hail, Caesar!, a period comedy that features a pretty all-star cast including the likes of George Clooney, Josh Brolin, Channing Tatum, Ralph Fiennes and Tilda Swinton and if all goes to plan, Scarlett Johansson.
Roger Allam and Frances de la Tour join Ian McKellen in ITV's Sherlock Holmes film
The cast for ITV's take on Sherlock Holmes is shaping up nicely with the announcement that Ian McKellen will be joined by Roger Allam and his Vicious co-star Frances de la Tour.
Nobel prize-winning scientist inspires new generation at Bolton School
From the left, Ryan Hutchins, aged 10, and Hannah Lee, aged nine, with Sir Harry Kroto and a famous buckyball THE inspirational Nobel prize winning scientist Sir Harry Kroto was back in his hometown to help young people unlock their creativity.
Wed Jul 09, 2014
First MR. HOLMES Image Reveals Ian McKellen as the Legendary Detective
The first Mr. Holmes image has arrived, revealing Ian McKellen as a 93-year-old iteration of author Arthur Conan Doyle 's legendary detective Sherlock Holmes.
University of Cambridge
Honour for leading Indian chemist
The importance that the University of Cambridge attributes to its ties with India was underscored on Wednesday 18 June when Dr Yusuf Hamied, the leading Indian pharmaceutical chemist and philanthropist, was awarded the Honorary Degree of Doctor of Science.
Tue Jul 08, 2014
Vicious - Season One
If you're looking for a gay version of "AbFab," sadly the Brit-com "Vicious" won't fit the bill.