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James McAvoy

James McAvoy

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Famous as :

Actor

Birth Name :

James Andrew McAvoy

Birth Date :

April 21, 1979

Birth Place :

Glasgow, Scotland, UK

Spouse :

Anne-Marie Duff (actress, since 18-Oct-06)

Claim to fame :

As Leto Atreides II on United States Sci Fi's "Children of Dune" (2003)

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James McAvoy Won Best Actor at 2014 BAFTA Scotland Awards

November 17, 2014 07:32:07 GMT

The 2014 BAFTA Scotland Awards took place on Sunday, November 16 at Glasgow's Radisson Blu Hotel. was one of the notable winners that night along with and a slew of other big and small-screen actors.
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James McAvoy Says He Will Get Bald in 'X-Men: Apocalypse'

September 12, 2014 04:21:07 GMT

discusses "" sequel. The actor who plays a young version of Professor X in the franchise opens up what's in store for his character next in the upcoming installment "".
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Jessica Chastain and James McAvoy Fall in Love in 'Disappearance of Eleanor Rigby' Trailer

June 28, 2014 01:55:22 GMT

and displayed a passionate love affair in "". First trailer for the romance drama written and directed by Ned Benson has been debuted online.
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James McAvoy to Star in 'Frankenstein', Abigail Breslin in Talks to Play Zombie-to-Be in 'Maggie'

July 26, 2013 06:34:49 GMT

Two monster movies find their leading actors. First off, Deadline confirms that will take part in Paul McGuigan's next directing gig "". In other news, The Hollywood Reporter learns that "" likely will be led by who is currently at the negotiating table to discuss the possibility of her starring in the pic.
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James McAvoy Confirms Alan Cumming Will Return to 'X-Men: Days of Future Past'

March 13, 2013 07:16:12 GMT

has confirmed 's involvement in "". In an interview with Heat Radio, McAvoy let it slip that Cumming was going to reprise his role as Nightcrawler in the "" sequel.
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Bobby Brown Sentenced to 55 Days in Jail for DUI

February 27, 2013 04:27:53 GMT

was sentenced to 55 days in a Los Angeles jail plus 4 years probation for drunk-driving and driving on a suspended license charge on Tuesday, February 26. In addition, Brown was ordered to attend an 18-month alcohol treatment program.
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James McAvoy: 'X-Men: Days of Future Past' Won't Unite Young and Old Xaviers

February 27, 2013 04:11:04 GMT

Recently rumored to be circling the lead role in Relativity Media's "" remake, is currently busy preparing to shoot "". Speaking about the upcoming comic book movie, McAvoy unveils a little tidbit of his character young Charles Xavier.
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Report: James McAvoy Eyed to Star in 'The Crow' Remake

February 26, 2013 04:24:49 GMT

is rumored to be in talks to join Relativity Media's remake of "". According to Bloody-Disgusting, McAvoy would star as Eric Draven, a man brought back from the dead to avenge his own murder as well as the murder of his fiancee.
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James McAvoy's Wife Opens Up About Son

April 24, 2011 13:12:00 GMT

The Scottish actor, and his actress partner became parents last year but they have refused to talk about the baby in a bid to keep him out of the spotlight.
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'The Borgias' Episode 4 Sneak Peeks: Kissing Lesson for Lucrezia

April 11, 2011 08:59:40 GMT

"" are gearing up for Lucrezia's wedding in its upcoming episode. The soon-to-bride has a kiss practice with Giulia Farnese to prepare the big day, but she is not happy with the fact that her mother will not attend the nuptials.
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Inside 2011 TV Land Awards: Tribute and Parody

April 11, 2011 08:10:21 GMT

Celebrities from television, film and music came together to celebrate 2011 TV Land Awards which was held for the first time in New York on Sunday, April 10. The ceremony was filled with tributes to iconic shows such as "Family Ties", "The Cosby Show", "Welcome Back, Kotter" and "The Facts of Life".
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Robert Redford's 'The Conspirator' Premiered in D.C.

April 11, 2011 08:04:08 GMT

A movie revolving around former U.S. President Abraham Lincoln was premiered at Ford Theater, Washington D.C. on Sunday, April 10. "" tells a fictional story in the aftermath of Lincoln's assassination where seven men and one woman are arrested and charged with conspiring to kill the President, Vice President, and Secretary of State.
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'Jersey Shore' Production in Italy Delayed Amid Contract Dispute

April 07, 2011 05:55:01 GMT

"" trip to Italy is delayed for a month. A production insider says the filming is postponed due to a recently reported contract dispute in which some of the cast still refuse to sign their new contracts.
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'Anna Karenina' Waits Saoirse Ronan and James McAvoy's Confirmation

April 07, 2011 04:54:29 GMT

As his young assassin film "" is going to hit theaters soon, director Joe Wright has already made plans for his next project, "". After speculations went viral that and were up to play in the drama film, Wright has confirmed the rumor by saying that he is waiting for Saoirse and James' answers.
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Robert Pattinson, Andrew Garfield and James McAvoy on 'Akira' Shortlist

March 22, 2011 07:57:51 GMT

Warner Bros. Pictures eyes a number of A-list stars to join "". Deadline learns that , and are the candidates to play the antagonist character, Tetsuo. , , , and are said being considered for the role of Shotaro Kaneda.
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'X-Men: First Class' Is Love Story Between Two Men, James McAvoy Says

February 24, 2011 04:10:17 GMT

has shared his interesting thought on Charles Xavier and Erik Lensher's relationship in "". He says, "It's kind of a love story, like 'Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid', which, really, was a love story between two men," when asked about the physics of their characters' friendship.
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James McAvoy Offers to Play Elton John in Upcoming Biopic

February 07, 2011 06:54:48 GMT

is ready to step into Sir 's shoes to bring his life story to the big screen - the rocker reveals the "" star has "already offered" to take on the lead in an upcoming biopic. The Rocket Man and his partner, Canadian film producer David Furnish, are teaming up with British screenwriter Lee Hall for the new project.
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Willow Smith Previews New Single '21st Century Girl' & Films Music Video

January 24, 2011 07:57:53 GMT

After impressing music fans with her debut single "Whip My Hair", is now gearing up to release her next single. Titled "21st Century Girl", the song is teased in a short audio and expected to make the cut to her upcoming first studio album. "It's a dance record. I know you love to dance," she said.
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Details of 'Tron Legacy' Sequel Teaser Unveiled

January 24, 2011 07:48:25 GMT

"Tron 3" has not yet gone into production, but Disney reportedly has shot footage for a teaser in November last year. The snippet is said to appear as "" DVD extra and a person who works on it has spilled the beans to Ain't It Cool News. According to the source, the teaser will be made up of at least three scenes.
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James McAvoy and Emily Blunt Premiere 'Gnomeo and Juliet' in Los Angeles

January 24, 2011 06:59:46 GMT

Sunday, January 23 was a busy day for "" cast who were in duty to attend the world premiere in Los Angeles. and , who provided voice for the characters, were among them who showed up at the El Capitan Theatre in Hollywood, California.
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Jessica Alba's Scenes Shared in New 'Little Fockers' Clips

December 13, 2010 09:18:57 GMT

In anticipation of the impending release of "", Universal Pictures has released several fresh clips from the movie. Two of them feature 's character, hinting how her presence will add the stir among the men for 's Kevin Rawley is obviously seen flirting with her as soon as they meet.
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Paramore to Take Time Off to Record Their New Album

December 13, 2010 09:00:32 GMT

After a busy year filled with their tour across the globe, are going to take a break in 2011 to work on their next studio installment. Frontwoman revealed their next year plan to MTV when attending Z100 Jingle Ball with bandmate Taylor York.
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Watch the First 20 Minutes of Showtime's 'Shameless'

December 13, 2010 08:34:07 GMT

Showtime made use of "" season 5 finale on Sunday, December 12 to promote its new comedy, "". The cable generously gave the first 20 minutes of the adaptation of British TV show with the same title.
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Anne Hathaway, James McAvoy Could Be 'Pride and Prejudice and Zombies' Couple

December 13, 2010 08:29:54 GMT

Latest report on "" casting has put the names of and on the line-up. According to Pajiba, both stars are up for lead roles with the actress touted as the depicter of Elizabeth Bennett and the actor circling the role of Fitzwilliam Darcy.
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Liza Minnelli Against Adopting Children

October 07, 2010 03:08:54 GMT

decided against adopting children to concentrate on helping injured kids instead - because "God didn't have" motherhood in mind for her. The Cabaret entertainer, who has been married and divorced four times, tried to get pregnant on numerous occasions but failed to start her own family.
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James McAvoy Involved in Freak Accident When Filming 'X-Men: First Class'

October 07, 2010 03:01:58 GMT

Filming on the new "X-Men" movie was halted after was involved in a freak accident on set, according to a U.K. report. The Scottish actor is currently shooting "" at the legendary Pinewood Studios in Buckinghamshire, England.
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First Look at James McAvoy in 'First Class' and Tom Cruise in 'Mission: Impossible 4'

September 30, 2010 07:19:35 GMT

has begun his duty portraying Charles Xavier in "". The actor is recently spotted filming his scene for the sci-fi movie in Oxford, England with and during a rainy day. They all look as humanly as possible in their outfit despite their mutant characters.
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Kelly Osbourne Shows Sultry Side for Pussycat Dolls' Burlesque Act

September 03, 2010 08:17:45 GMT

Successfully shedding all the unwanted pounds in her body, didn't mind showing her stunning figure. The 25-year-old singer/reality TV star joined a few celebrity pals for a burlesque show at Los Angeles' Viper Room on Wednesday night, September 1.
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Tom Cruise and James McAvoy Racing to Climb 'The Mountains of Madness'

September 03, 2010 08:09:44 GMT

is put in a kind of duel with . Collider reports that Guillermo del Toro wants the "" actor to star in his flick "", but Universal Pictures does not show similar attitude. In fact, the studio wants the "" star to take the lead role in the movie, sources say.
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James McAvoy, Emily Blunt, Bill Nighy and More Team Up to Save UKFC

August 06, 2010 02:38:26 GMT

More than 50 British actors including , and have teamed up to fight a decision to shut down the UK Film Council (UKFC). The UKFC, which was established to develop and promote British cinema, has fallen victim to massive spending cuts as the country's new government attempts to curb spiraling debt.
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