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Five British Actors and The Early Roles You May Not Know

You know them as titanic acting heavyweights, some of the finest stars Britain has to offer — and from TV shows Doctor Who and Sherlock to blockbuster movies like The Dark Knight Rises and X-Men, they’ve become hugely ...

WATCH: James McAvoy Stars in ‘The Disappearance of Eleanor Rigby’ Trailer

Speaking of kissing, there is a whole lot of snogging going on in the trailer for Ned Benson’s film The Disappearance of Eleanor Rigby, starring James McAvoy (X-Men: Days of Future Past) and Jesssica Chastain (The Help).

WATCH: Sirs Patrick Stewart and Ian McKellen Trade Impersonations with McAvoy and Fassbender

If this video sounds familiar to you, you’re right in thinking so. Back in April, James McAvoy, Michael Fassbender and Hugh Jackman got together for a Yahoo!

James McAvoy Exuberantly Wallows in ‘Filth’, Discusses Role in Scottish TV Interview

Only a week after reprising his best known role as brainy mutant Charles Xavier at multiplexes in the latest X-Men film, X-Men: Days of Future Past, James McAvoy turns super scummy as a gleefully corrupt cop in Filth, which ...

WATCH: Michael Fassbender, James McAvoy, and Sirs Ian McKellen and Patrick Stewart in Leicester Square for ‘X-Men’ U.K. Premiere

British talk show host Jonathan Ross greeted members of the cast of X-Men: Days of Future Past—Michael Fassbender, James McAvoy, and Sirs Ian McKellen and Patrick Stewart—on the blue carpet in Leicester Square, London, England, for ...

Battle of the British Bromances!

Matt Damon and Ben Affleck? So 1997. Brad Pitt and George Clooney?

Five British TV Shows That Have Been Around Longer Than ‘Doctor Who’

Last year’s 50th anniversary of Doctor Who was a wonderful event and a celebration of one of television’s most singular shows, a deserved survivor of decades of refining what TV is, what it can do, and what people want from ...

Martin Freeman To Play ‘Richard III’ In London This Year

Sherlock fans, if you thought the exciting news about Benedict Cumberbatch playing Hamlet in London gave you a year to save up, this might be slightly upsetting.

McKellen, Stewart, McAvoy and Fassbender In ‘X-Men: Days of Future Past’ Long Trailer

The second trailer for the rather huge-looking X-Men: Days of Future Past has just been posted online, and as you’d expect, it’s a very boomy affair indeed.

How Tom Hanks Made Benedict Cumberbatch A Star

Here’s a nice thing that emerged yesterday. It seems Tom Hanks is directly responsible for creating the careers of at least three, possibly four hugely talented British actors, and he’s been keeping fairly quiet about it ...