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By Brigid Brown | Posted on January 24th, 2014
Sir Ian McKellen (The Hobbit) spent some time at Maryland-based Olney Theatre Center, located at 2001 Olney-Sandy Spring Road in Olney, MD, and still has a soft spot for the performing group.
By Fraser McAlpine | Posted on December 12th, 2013
It’s the season of goodwill to all men (and very probably all women too, otherwise the system must surely break down), and so it seems only fair to report that Damian Lewis has retracted his comments about not wanting to be one of ...
By Fraser McAlpine | Posted on December 10th, 2013
Y’know how sometimes you want to express a thought about your life, and before you know it you’ve made a sweeping generalization about someone else’s, and then they find out about it and then find a way to let you know ...
By Seb Patrick | Posted on November 27th, 2013
As far as friendships between British actors go, you can forget your Cumberbatch-and-Hiddlestones or your Pegg-and-Frosts. The most heartwarming and downright brilliant bromance between respected thesps is surely the one that exists ...
First, and most importantly. Whatever you are planning on doing this Saturday in the countdown to “The Day of the Doctor,” you might want to point your TVs and laptops towards BBC AMERICA, who have partnered with Nerdist ...
By Fraser McAlpine | Posted on October 29th, 2013
We would not be here if we were cynical about new movie releases, even the really huge blockbuster ones as part of a huge franchise that has been responsible for some wondrous astonishments and preposterous old tosh using exactly the ...
By Brigid Brown | Posted on October 28th, 2013
Bilbo Baggins (Martin Freeman) is up for another adventure in The Hobbit sequel, The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug. Metro Goldwyn Mayer has released two new TV spots, leading up to the December 13 release date.
By Tom Brook | Posted on October 25th, 2013
Two British knights, Sir Ian McKellen and Sir Patrick Stewart, are currently starring together in two different plays in previews on Broadway, but one of them isn’t happy with the transformation that has taken place in the theater ...
By Brigid Brown | Posted on October 16th, 2013
Sir Ian McKellen tells CBS News‘ Leslie Stahl that he broke down in tears when his and Sir Patrick Stewart‘s 2009 production of Waiting for Godot came to an end, because he knew he’d miss his friend so much. But, ...
By Brigid Brown | Posted on October 1st, 2013
Peter Jackson’s The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug, the sequel to last year’s An Unexpected Journey, seemed like it was a world away when first talking about it … but, the release date is upon us, and the adaptation of J.R.R.