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  1. San Francisco International Film Festival lights up the CityRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Examiner.com

    ... of Enemies, The Diplomat, Listen to me Marlon , and What Happened, Miss Simone ? Amongst the feature films, Sir Ian McKellen portrays literature's legendary detective in Mr Holmes , and Vigo Mortensen appears in Far From Men , a dramatic film set ...

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  2. Game of Thrones actor Iwan Rheon hoping for a hit with his debut albumRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | IcNetwork

    ... E4 show Misfits, displayed his penchant for humour as boy-next-door Ash in ITV comedy Vicious alongside Sir Ian McKellen and Sir Derek Jacobi, and excelled in the role for which he is globally recognised - the deranged Ramsay Snow in fantasy hit ...

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  3. X-MEN: Days of Future Past [The Rogue Cut] BluRayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | OhNoTheyDidnt

    ARTWORK for the BLU RAY STEELCASE RELEASE HAS BEEN REVEALED The Rogue Cut of X-Men: Days of Future Past is more than 17 minutes longer than the original cut, and features some changes made by director Bryan Singer. This film version leans heavily on Anna Paquin's Rogue and Ian McKellen's Magneto.

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  4. Easter eggs from Marvel's Avengers: Age of UltronRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | This Is Staffordshire

    Journalist Phil Bowers, who's been reading Marvel and DC Comics since he was old enough to know the difference between Superman and Iron Man, has picked out 10 Easter eggs for Marvel and film fans to look out for 1. Pietro and Wanda Maximoff, or Quicksilver and The Scarlet Witch, as they're better known, are actually the children of another famous Marvel character - Magneto, who you might have seen in the X-Men movies played by Ian McKellen and Michael Fassbender. No chance of him showing up in an Avengers movie though, as Marvel doesn't own the film rights to the character.

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  5. 'The Hobbit: The Motion Picture Trilogy': Movies are great, but extras are so-soRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 23 | Examiner.com

    ... Award-winning epic The Return of the Kin g, Warner Bros. released The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey . Starring Ian McKellen as Gandalf, Martin Freeman as Bilbo Baggins, Cate Blanchett as Galadriel, and Richard Armitage as Thorin Oakenshield, this ...

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  6. Things To Do In London: Friday 24 April 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 23 | Londonist

    ... , just across the road, is also open late. Free (charge for some exhibitions), 6pm-10pm BRING BACK THE NHS: Sir Ian McKellen will be hosting an evening of 25 lightning talks celebrating the people, services, and ethos of the NHS . Line up of ...

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  7. #MilifandomRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 23 | The Independent

    ... images of the Leader of the Opposition. READ MORE Ed Miliband inspires One Direction-style teenage crushes Sir Ian McKellen endorses Ed Miliband's commitment to LGBT rights On paper, Ed Miliband seems like the most unlikely candidate for a fandom. ...

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  8. Ewan McGregor to star in Beauty and the BeastRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 23 | National Ledger

    Ewan McGregor will be starring in 'Beauty and the Beast' opposite Sir Ian McKellen, Emma Watson and Emma Thompson. The 44-year-old actor has been announced as the latest casting for Disney's live-action film, and will be playing Lumiere, the butler-turned-candlestick, according to Empire Online.

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  9. New Zealand PMa s awkward momentsRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 23 | The Standard

    ... never going to make it. You've got that gay red top on there." The slur earned him a telling-off from Sir Ian McKellen, or, as he is known in New Zealand, Gandalf. 'Galloping colonial clot' Key was described as a "galloping colonial clot" by the ...

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  10. Top 10 awkward John Key momentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | Stuff.co.nz

    ... landed himself in hot water in 2012 when he used "gay" as an adjective to describe a radio host's shirt. Sir Ian McKellen was among those unamused, and said Key needed to watch his homophobic language. In a display of what can only be described as ...

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  11. 'X-Men' director Bryan Singer on Iceman coming out in comic:...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | Entertainment Weekly's PopWatch

    ... around him in terms of what I asked or what I said. Isn't it true that you pitched this aspect of the film to Ian McKellen in order to get him in the first movie? Yes, that was one of the ways I got him to understand it. I told him, "Your character ...

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  12. Ewan McGregor in talks for a Beauty & the Beasta revampRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    The star is in final negotiations to play maitre d'-turned-candelabra Lumiere in Disney's live-action version of the 1991 animated blockbuster. If he signs on he will join previously announced stars Emma Watson, Dan Stevens, Kevin Kline, Luke Evans, Josh Gad, Emma Thompson and Sir Ian McKellen in the production, which is scheduled to begin shooting next month.

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  13. Official Trailer for 'Mr. Holmes' Shows a Retired Sherlock...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | Laughing Squid

    Entertainment One UK film has released the official trailer for the upcoming film Mr. Holmes , which centers upon the famous detective, played by Sir Ian McKellen , in his retirement years as he seeks to revisit an unsolved case from 30 years prior and the events that lead to his retreat from public life. In 1947, the world famous sleuth has retired to a remote Sussex farmhouse, living in relative anonymity with only his housekeeper Mrs Munro and her young son Roger for company.

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  14. Disney Cast Its Lumiere for Beauty and the BeastRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | IGN

    ... will be playing a completely new character, Cadenza the grand piano. Earlier this month, we learned that Sir Ian McKellen would be voicing Cogsworth, and that the first table read brought the Gandalf actor to tears. For more on Beauty and the ...

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  15. McGregor, Tucci join "Beauty and the Beast" remakeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | CBS News

    Ewan McGregor of "Last Days in the Desert" poses for a portrait at the Village at the Lift Presented by McDonald's McCafe during the 2015 Sundance Film Festival on Jan. 25, 2015, in Park City, Utah. Two more big stars are now attached to the remake of the animated classic, which already boasts Emma Watson , Dan Stevens , Josh Gad, Ian McKellen and Audra McDonald.

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  16. Sir Ian McKellen endorses Ed Miliband's commitment to LGBT rightsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | The Independent

    Note: We do not store your email address but your IP address will be logged to prevent abuse of this feature. Please read our Legal Terms & Policies First Bilbo Baggins declared himself Team Miliband , now the crush-inducing Labour leader can count Gandalf the Great among his surprise endorsees ahead of the election on 7 May. Sir Ian McKellen has praised the party's commitment to LGBT rights, following the manifesto launch in Brighton on Tuesday.

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    Wednesday Apr 22 | Daily Star

    ... form for Lumiere's major solo from the original film Be Our Guest. The Scottish actor will be joined by Sir Ian McKellen, who will star as Lumiere's sidekick Cogsworth with Emma Watson and Downton Abbey's Dan Stevens set to play lovers Belle and the ...

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  18. Ewan McGregor to light up Beauty And The Beast?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | Hampshire Chronicle

    ... Dan Stevens as the Beast/Prince, Luke Evans as villain Gaston and Josh Gad as Gaston's sidekick Le Fou. Sir Ian McKellen is tipped to play singing clock Cogsworth, while Emma Thompson may be cast as Mrs Potts. Kevin Kline will play Belle's father ...

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  19. Obi Wan CandelabraRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | KALC-FM Denver

    Insiders are reporting that Ewan McGregor is in final negotiations to play Lumiere - the candelabra who sings "Be Our Guest" - in the live action version of Beauty & the Beast. He'll be joining Emma Watson as Belle and Ian McKellen as Cogsworth, among others.

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  20. Ewan McGregor joins 'Beauty and the Beast' with Emma WatsonRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 21 | TheCelebrityCafe

    ... candelabra Lumiere. The casting was first reported by The Hollywood Reporter . McGregor will be paired with Sir Ian McKellen, who is voicing Cogsworth, the clock that Lumiere constantly annoyed in the animated film. Beauty and the Beast will star ...

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