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  1. Neil Gaiman and Sir Ian McKellen triumph at BBC Audio Drama AwardsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Radio Times

    Novelist Neil Gaiman has been given an Outstanding Contribution Award for his work on the star-studded radio adaptations of his novel Neverwhere and his Terry Pratchett collaboration Good Omens. He was presented with his prize by Lenny Henry at the BBC Audio Drama Awards in London on Sunday night "in recognition of his strong commitment to the genre" of radio drama.

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  2. Girl About Town: Jodie Kidd's brother lamented the end of the...Read the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    ... love scene in the TV sitcom, Vicious. The series follows the fortunes of an elderly gay couple, played by Sir Ian McKellen and Derek Jacobi, and Luke will feature in a scene playing a younger version of Sir Ian's character. And I'm happy to report ...

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  3. 'X-Men: Apocalypse' is Bringing Back Rose Byrne's Moira MacTaggertRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WWBN-FM Burton

    We've known for a while that Bryan Singer 's ' X-Men: Apocalypse ' will focus more on the young cast, and Patrick Stewart recently confirmed that neither he nor Ian McKellen will be returning for the upcoming installment in the franchise. While we won't see those old, familiar faces, Singer is bringing back another 'X-Men' star for the sequel: Rose Byrne will return to reprise her role as Moira MacTaggert from 'X-Men: First Class.'

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  4. Shakespeare UncoveredRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KUAT-TV Tucson

    ... times. Plummer explores how the work might have been staged during Shakespeare's time, and acclaimed actors Sir Ian McKellen and Simon Russell Beale give their insight into playing the part of the troubled king.

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  5. The Perfect MatchRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 29 | Pridesource.com

    ... wearing a handsome lavender shirt and dark blue jacket - the "Star Trek" actor (and BFF of frequent co-star Ian McKellen) dished about the film, his past gay roles, and whether he'll appear in the next "X-Men" movie. First of all, I must give you ...

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  6. View scheduleRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 29 | KISU-TV Pocatello

    ... times. Plummer explores how the work might have been staged during Shakespeare's time, and acclaimed actors Sir Ian McKellen and Simon Russell Beale give their insight into playing the part of the troubled king.

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  7. Stage Tube: On This Day for 1/28/15- MacbethRead the original story

    Wednesday Jan 28 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... celebration of this day, we bring you a scene from the 1979 Royal Shakespeare Company production featuring Sir Ian McKellen . Click below to check it out!

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  8. Could the X-Men be getting their own TV series?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 27 | Hampshire Chronicle

    The Marvel comic book series, about a team of mutants with superhuman powers, has already been made into a series of blockbuster movies starring the likes of Sir Ian McKellen, Hugh Jackman, Jennifer Lawrence and Michael Fassbender, as well as a cartoon for the small screen. Now Fox entertainment chairman Gary Newman has told TV Insider they are hoping to create a live action TV show based on the hit characters, but they are working to overcome a current obstacle.

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  9. X-Men could star in a superpowered TV show, if Fox can convince MarvelRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 27 | CNET News.com

    ... will continue the story of the younger characters. The older generation, including Patrick Stewart and Sir Ian McKellen, are not set to appear in "Apocalypse", but who knows? They could pop up again in the TV show if it ever happened. There's no ...

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  10. X-Men TV series in developmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 27 | Radio Times

    With Agents of SHIELD, The Flash, Gotham and Agent Carter already on the small screen and Netflix's Daredevil and AKA Jessica Jones on the horizon, it's never been a better time to be a superhero on TV and now the X-Men want a piece of the action. 20th Century Fox's entertainment chairman Gary Newman has confirmed that a TV series based on the popular comics series is in development, following the success of the film franchise starring Hugh Jackman, Ian McKellen, Patrick Stewart and Jennifer Lawrence.

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  11. George Ezra: Listen To This Man, He'll Make You SwoonRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 26 | WNYC-AM New York

    ... Ezra says. Things are looking up for George Ezra, whose adorable video for "Listen To The Man" features Sir Ian McKellen lip-syncing along. But Ezra says he's aware that attention spans are short. "I always say if this is the only album I get to ...

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  12. Patrick Stewart 'flattered' leading newspaper mistakenly identified him as gayRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 24 | Independent.ie

    ... the first contact he received after the error was published was from his long-time friend and fellow actor Sir Ian McKellen. Patrick Stewart and Sunny Ozell attend the Metropolitan Opera Season Opening Production Of "Eugene Onegin" at The ...

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  13. Patrick Stewart says it's an honor to be mistaken as a gay manRead the original story

    Saturday Jan 24 | Fox News

    ... ice." The "Star Trek" actor who married his third wife in 2013, believes his bromance with fellow Brit thespian Ian McKellen may have contributed to the error. The two who co-starred on Broadway last year posted several "cheeky" snaps on Instagram.

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  14. Patrick Stewart would like to work with LawrenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 24 | RTE.ie

    ... good looking." He was also asked whether or not he would star in a "buddy comedy" with his good friend Sir Ian McKellen, "Absolutely. It's a brilliant idea. Will you write the script for us please? Which of course will have to have approval." User ...

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  15. Patrick Stewart calls being mistaken for gay man an 'honor'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | New York Daily News

    ... the Advocate. "It was always a natural and uncomplicated choice." English actors Patrick Stewart (left) and Sir Ian Mckellen (right) were frequently photographed side-by-side in New York while co-starring on Broadway. Despite Stewart's 2013 marriage ...

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  16. Patrick Stewart Must Be Sad He Never Shared An 'X-Men' Scene With Jennifer LawrenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | Switched

    ... think she's brilliant, with a great sense of humor, and quite good looking." He also endorsed a Patrick Stewart-Ian McKellen buddy comedy. "It's a brilliant idea," he wrote. "Will you write the script for us please? Which of course will have to have ...

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  17. Patrick Stewart open to reprising Jean-Luc PicardRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | UPI

    ... need some help mounting his horse unlike the youthful captain of 30 years ago." Stewart revealed he and Ian McKellen will not return as Charles Xavier and Magneto in X-Men: Apocalypse this week. The actors portrayed the mutants in severa l X-Men ...

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  18. Read the best exchanges from Patrick Stewart's EW Facebook Q&ARead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | Entertainment Weekly's PopWatch

    Patrick Stewart hosted a Facebook Q&A Friday morning for his film Match which is currently in theaters and On Demand - and he really is as charming as you think. The X-Men actor answered questions fans posed about his new film, upcoming projects, and when he'll team up with Sir Ian McKellen for a buddy comedy.

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  19. 'X-Men: Apocalypse' Casts New Actors for Cyclops, Jean Grey and StormRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | Fandango.com

    Late last week, Patrick Stewart appeared on Larry King's TV show and stated plainly that he and Ian McKellen would not be appearing in X-Men: Apocalypse because the movie "is going to be looking very much at the earlier lives of all our characters. And so I don't think we'll be making an appearance."

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  20. George Ezra to play intimate gig in London ahead of Brit AwardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | NME

    ... Swift, Take That, Sam Smith, Ed Sheeran, George Ezra and Paloma Faith. George Ezra recently recruited actor Sir Ian McKellen for a cameo in his new 'Listen To The Man' video. Ezra has spoken about how nervous he was to work with the actor. "It was ...

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