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  1. Key Profumo scandal figure Mandy Rice-Davies dies age 70Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The China Post

    ... were thrust into the spotlight again in 1989 with the movie "Scandal," which starred Joanne Whalley as Keeler, Ian McKellen as Profumo and Bridget Fonda as Rice-Davies. "If I could live my life over, I would wish 1963 had not existed. The only ...

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  2. Warwick Rowers Sing Christmas Carols... in Their UnderwearRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Billboard

    ... us and buying calendars." (The team's new 2015 calendar was launched in October, at an event hosted by Sir Ian McKellen.) Hulse says the team wanted to "reciprocate the generosity," so they launched their own charity, Sport Allies, "which is a ...

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  3. Cincinnati Shakespeare to Kick Off 2015 with Waiting for Godot, 1/14-2/7Read the original story

    22 hrs ago | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... plays with two of the more notable recent revivals both occurring in 2009 -- one on London's West End with Sir Ian McKellen and Sir Patrick Stewart and one on Broadway with Nathan Lane and Bill Irwin . "Waiting for Godot" was nominated for three ...

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  4. Mandy Rice-Davies, key figure in 1963 British sex scandal, dies aged 70Read the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | The Times of Israel

    ... were thrust into the spotlight again in 1989 with the movie "Scandal," which starred Joanne Whalley as Keeler, Ian McKellen as Profumo and Bridget Fonda as Rice-Davies. "If I could live my life over, I would wish 1963 had not existed. The only ...

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  5. Watch: Ian McKellen Analyzes the 'Macbeth' Speech, "Tomorrow...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Daily Actor

    Since this website is named Daily Actor, I am sure I don't have to explain that in addition to playing everyone's favorite Middle-Earth wizard Gandalf and everyone's favorite X-Men villain Magneto, Ian McKellen is an accomplished stage actor. He has appeared in numerous Shakespeare productions, including Henry IV , Richard II , Othello , King Lear , and perhaps his most acclaimed stage role, Macbeth .

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  6. Peter Jackson Must Be StoppedRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Wired

    ... There's wizard Radagast (Sylvester McCoy) driving a rabbit-pulled sled in order to distract orcs so Gandalf (Ian McKellen), the Dwarves, and Bilbo (Martin Freeman) can escape them. There's the physics-bending episode in the Goblin King's cave, in ...

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  7. Karl Marsden: 'In the year ahead, trust has a major role to play'Read the original story

    Yesterday | Brand Republic

    Multi-platform print-based media brands can play a big part in the media landscape of 2015, says Karl Marsden, managing director of Shortlist Media. Is 2014 over already? Another high-octane year has seen us at Shortlist Media secure a plethora of exclusives, including Martin Freeman interviewing Sir Ian McKellen, guest editorships from Lily Allen and Lena Dunham and phenomenal front-cover coups in the form of Angelina Jolie and, of course, Hillary Clinton.

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  8. the Hobbit: The Battle of the Five ArmiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Patch.com

    ... with Legolas (Orlando Bloom) and Tauriel (Evangeline Lilly) to the test. But in the mountain Gandalf (Ian McKellen), along with Elrond (Hugo Weaving), Galadriel (Cate Blanchett) and Saruman (Christopher Lee) decide how to handle the Necromancer that ...

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  9. Luke Evans glad to avoid Hobbit make-upRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | ContactMusic.com

    ... was very gruelling and the weekend plans of the cast, which also included Orlando Bloom, Martin Freeman and Sir Ian McKellen , were often scrapped so they could have a good rest. In an interview with BBC Radio 1, he said: ''The girls in the make-up ...

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  10. Cookie Monster Taught Meaning of 'Resist' by Actor Ian McKellenRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | News Max

    Cookie Monster gets some help from "The Hobbit" star Ian McKellen in learning what "resist" means during a recent episode of "Sesame Street," a clip of which was posted on YouTube and pulled in some 267,000 views since Tuesday. The two-time Academy Award nominee, who just happens to have a new movie out, tried to use a couple of the other movies he has starred in to explain to the Cookie Monster how to resist the world's temptations.

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  11. 2014 has been a year of...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The New Zealand Herald

    ... they weren't the only ones. Seth Rogen and James Franco continued their bromance in full public view, while Sir Ian McKellen and Patrick Stewart posted an entire series of pics when they played tourists in New York in April. Chris Pratt has come a ...

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  12. The 20 Greatest Middle-earth Movie Moments from 'The Lord of the Rings' and 'The Hobbit'Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Movies.com

    ... a duel that involves them flinging each other around a room sounds like a disaster waiting to happen. And yet Ian McKellen and Christopher Lee sell the hell out of this potentially ridiculous scene, delivering a wizard-vs.-wizard battle that feels ...

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  13. 'The Hobbit' wraps with a Middle-earth meleeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Star

    ... Enlarge AP Photo/Warner Bros. Pictures In this image released by Warner Bros. Pictures, Cate Blanchett and Ian McKellen appear in a scene from 'The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies.' AP Photo/Warner Bros. Pictures In this image released by ...

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  14. REVIEW: The Hobbit: The Battle Of The Five ArmiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | WTKS-AM Savannah

    ... as Thranduil, the King of the Mirkwood Elves and all the returning actors from the Lord of the Rings, such as Ian McKellen as Gandalf the wizard, and Cate Blanchett as Galadriel, prove again why they were the perfect choice for their roles. Peter ...

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  15. The List: 3 with Ian McKellenRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | Erie Times News

    Gandalf the Grey appears in all three installments of Peter Jackson's majestic first J.R.R. Tolkien trilogy, though he's killed off in the first one. He carries authority and gravitas, but has a twinkle in his eye and is tougher than he looks.

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  16. Sir Ben Kingsley: Panto would be 'artistic suicide'Read the original story

    Thursday | Corks 96fm

    The 'Night At The Museum: Secret of The Tomb' star doesn't want to follow in the footsteps of legendary actors such as Sir Ian McKellen, who appeared in panto. When asked if he had ever been tempted to do a musical comedy, he told London Live: ''In Britain? It would be artistic suicide.

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  17. 21 awesome moments where Wales ruled the limelight in 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | IcNetwork

    ... the Dylathon and a Welsh rendition of Under Milk Wood. Who would ever have thought that Elijah Wood and Sir Ian McKellen would visit Swansea to celebrate Thomas' life? The One Show presenter showed her strength for Sport Relief as she climbed Utah's ...

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  18. One for the FansRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 4 | Tucson Weekly

    ... Some are looking for recompense, others revenge. In the middle of all of it, of course, are Bilbo and Gandalf (Ian McKellen). The second trilogy does a very credible job establishing the friendship between these two, which of course is a launching ...

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  19. Sir Ian McKellen uses his precious ring to teach Cookie Monster the meaning of 'resist'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Zap2it.com

    Obviously "Sesame Street" would get Sir Ian McKellen to teach Cookie Monster and kids at home what the word "resist" means. Obviously.

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  20. 8 Pics of young Ian McKellen that will definitely captivate youRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | She Knows

    Sir Ian McKellen wasn't always perfect for Gandalf. In fact, in his younger years, he would have made an elf to rival Orlando Bloom.

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