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  1. Oscar Isaac to Play 'Apocalypse' in Next X-MEN FilmRead the original story w/Photo

    24 min ago | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... previously said of X-MEN: APOCALYPSE. The previous X-MEN film, 'DAYS OF FUTURE PAST,' starred Patrick Stewart, Ian McKellen, Hugh Jackman, Michael Fassbender,James McAvoy, Jennifer Lawrence, Halley Berry, Nicholas Hoult, Ellen Page, Shawn Ashmore, ...

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  2. 'X-Men: Apocalypse': Oscar Isaac to star as villain in mutant sequelRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Los Angeles Times

    ... casts of the original "X" trilogy - including Hugh Jackman as Wolverine, Patrick Stewart as Charles Xavier and Ian McKellen as Erik Lehnsherr/Magneto - and the younger actors who played earlier incarnations of the characters in Matthew Vaughn's 2011 ...

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  3. X-Men: Apocalypse Just Cast Its Main Villain, Get The SpecificsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Cinema Blend News

    The villains in the X-Men franchise have been, to date, as famous as the heroes. When you cast the likes of Sir Ian McKellen, Michael Fassbender and Jennifer Lawrence to play Magneto and Mystique, respectively, you can understand why nabbing a high-profile star is important.

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  4. Is The World Ready For A Gay Superhero?Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Queerty

    ... Wentworth Miller as Captain Cold on the TV version of The Flash , John Barrowman as Malcom Merlyn on Arrow , or Ian McKellen, Ellen Page , and Anna Paquin in the various X-Men movies), are audiences ready to accept an actual LGBT superhero? Yes, ...

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  5. Wales team in anti-gay abuse pledgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 21 | Newsday

    ... at Saturday's match will be shown Stonewall's NoBystanders campaign video, which features openly-gay actor Sir Ian McKellen. The charity's director Andrew White, said the support of the Wales squad sent a message to thousands of supporters that ...

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  6. DVD review: X-Men - Days of Future PastRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 20 | Wirral Globe

    ... nods to the comics so it helps to already be a fan. It is also great to see the return of Patrick Stewart and Ian McKellen as the older Professor X and Magneto. And although the film creates a lot of continuity issues with the previous films, it is ...

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  7. Idris Elba's detective Luther returning for two special episodesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 20 | PanArmenian Network

    ... Anthony Hopkins will return to BBC drama for the first time in more than 40 years. He will star opposite Sir Ian McKellen in an adaptation of the stage play The Dresser, directed by Sir Richard Eyre. Award-winning series Top of the Lake is also set ...

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  8. Detective Luther to make comebackRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 20 | Newsday

    ... Anthony Hopkins will return to BBC drama for the first time in more than 40 years. He will star opposite Sir Ian McKellen in an adaptation of the stage play The Dresser, directed by Sir Richard Eyre. Created by film-maker Jane Campion, best known ...

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  9. Accidental Electrocution Makes 12-Year-Old Russian Boy 'Magnetic' Similar To X-Men CharacterRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 20 | International Business Times

    Handcrafted dolls are displayed next to World Cup souvenir magnets in a store at Sao Jose Municipal Market in Recife, northeastern Brazil April 5, 2014. Recife is one of the host cities for the 2014 World Cup in Brazil.

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  10. 'X-Men: Apocalypse': Young Jean Gray And Cyclops To Be Featured,...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 19 | International Business Times

    ... producers have supposedly already found their candidates. British actors Patrick Stewart (L-R), James McAvoy, Ian McKellen and Irish-German actor Michael Fassbender arrive for the British premiere of 'X-Men: Days of Future Past' at Leicester Square ...

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  11. Sir Anthony Hopkins and Sir Ian McKellen to star in TV playRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 19 | Salisbury Journal

    Three theatrical knights are coming together for a new TV adaptation of a famous play about life backstage away from the audience and the bright lights. Sir Anthony Hopkins and Sir Ian McKellen will take the lead roles in BBC Two's version of The Dresser directed by former National Theatre boss Sir Richard Eyre.

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  12. Hopkins, McKellen Team For "Dresser"Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 19 | Dark Horizons News

    Sir Anthony Hopkins and Sir Ian McKellen are set to team for a BBC2 telemovie adaptation of Sir Ronald Harwood's 1980 play "The Dresser". The two-hour period drama provides a portrait of theatre life backstage during the London Blitz.

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  13. Everton fans like eating Scouse, follow Carol Vordeman on Twitter...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 19 | Daily Mail

    ... rising name that tops the list of accounts that Everton supporters follow. Joining her are MP Andy Burnham, Sir Ian McKellen, Coldplay and the Economist.

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  14. Limerick artists in the frame with Sky ArtsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 19 | Limerick Today

    ... The winners from the heats then take part in more challenges, including painting multi award-winning actor Sir Ian McKellen, before the grand final at the National Portrait Gallery. Both Mark and Enda painted actor Colm Meaney's portrait, while ...

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  15. X-MEN: APOCALYPSE Looking at Actors for Young Jean Grey and Cyclops...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 18 | Collider

    ... Apocalypse moves away from the time travel aspect of DOFP and into the 1980s, so with Patrick Stewart , Sir Ian McKellen , etc. back out of the picture, Singer and Co. are looking to fill in the gaps with younger versions of some more mutants. Which ...

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  16. Doctor Who, Andrew Scott and Sir Ian McKellen up for BBC Audio Drama Awards 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 18 | Radio Times

    Doctor Who, Andrew Scott and Sir Ian McKellen are among those who've made the long-list for the 2015 BBC Audio Drama Awards. The awards pay tribute to the cultural importance of audio drama with actors, writers, producers, sound designers and more recognised in the nominations.

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  17. BWW Review: the Hobbit: the Desolation of Smaug Extended DVD is an...Read the original story

    Monday Nov 17 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... a group of dwarves to obtain the Arkenstone, under the guidance of wizard Gandalf (Tony and Olivier winner Sir Ian McKellen). On their quest, the group encounters Orcs, giant spiders, Wood-elves, greedy humans, poisoned arrows, and a dragon. If all ...

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  18. 'Hobbit' trilogy to play select theaters Dec. 15 ahead of official release of 'Five Armies'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 14 | UPI

    ... to make a desperate and dangerous choice, not knowing that even greater perils lie ahead." The film co-stars Ian McKellen, Evangeline Lilly, Luke Evans, Lee Pace, Benedict Cumberbatch, Billy Connolly, James Nesbitt, Ken Stott, Aidan Turner, Dean ...

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  19. Swansea benefits from the 'Dylan Thomas' effect with a boom in visitors during the poet's centenaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 14 | IcNetwork

    Sir Ian McKellen was one of many stars who took part in last month's Dylanathon, just one of many events which has helped turn the spotlight on Swansea this year Encouraging new figures show accommodation levels in the region this summer were well above the Welsh average and that people across the world were going online to check out Swansea Bay in their droves. The statistics for July show bed occupancy in hotels and bed and breakfasts was 82% in Swansea Bay, compared to the Wales average of 55%, and 83% in August, compared with the Wales August average of 62%.

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  20. Ian McKellen admits that he still gets starstruck from time to timeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 14 | FansShare

    We can sometimes look at celebrities and put them up on a pedestal, imagining them as being something more than human but, at the end of the day, celebrities are just like the rest of us. acting veteran Ian McKellen has been in the entertainment industry for many years and is one of the most well-respected stars on the planet but he has admitted that even he gets starstruck from time to time.

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