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Simon Pegg

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Famous as :

Actor, comedian, writer

Birth Name :

Simon John Beckingham

Birth Date :

February 14, 1970

Birth Place :

Gloucester, England, UK

Spouse :

Maureen McCann (since 23-Jul-05)

Claim to fame :

As Shaun in "Shaun of the Dead" (2004)

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Simon Pegg on Edgar Wright's Exit From 'Ant-Man': It's Marvel's Loss

June 14, 2014 04:21:17 GMT

takes sides in "" drama which revolves around Edgar Wright's abrupt departure after years of involvement. The actor praised the story conceived by the director and Joe Cornish, claiming he had read their script. "I think it's a terrible shame," he said in a chat with Sky Movies.
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Simon Pegg Denies Recent Twitter Pic Suggests He's Ant-Man

August 16, 2013 02:20:52 GMT

Earlier today, fueled rumors that he might star as "" in the movie directed and co-written by his frequent collaborator, Edgar Wright. The 43-year-old British actor uploaded three pictures he took during his visit at Marvel Studios. The first two feature him standing next to Hulk figure and having fun with Thor's hammer.
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Simon Pegg: 'I Don't Want to Be in 'Star Wars' '

July 31, 2013 05:53:54 GMT

has had great times working together with J.J. Abrams in two "" movies and tasted success with both installments that each became a box office hit once released. With Abrams now leaving the "Star Trek" world and moving to rival franchise "Star Wars", Pegg says he does not want to follow in his beloved director's footsteps.
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Obama and Celebrities React to Clint Eastwood's Speech to Empty Seat

September 01, 2012 04:58:48 GMT

's speech to an empty seat on the stage of the Republican National Convention Thursday night, August 30 caused a buzz on Twitter. President Barack Obama along with some celebrities in Hollywood shared their thoughts on the matter.
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Tracklist for Chris Brown's New Album 'Fortune' Revealed

May 30, 2012 03:16:01 GMT

has finally revealed which songs make the cut into his upcoming album, "". The "I Can Transform Ya" singer lists a total of fourteen tracks in the standard edition of his fifth studio album, which is due to arrive in U.S. stores on July 3, and adds five more tracks to the deluxe version.
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Nigel Lythgoe Annoyed With FOX's Boss for Criticizing 'American Idol' Ratings Dip

May 30, 2012 03:13:34 GMT

Though "" is ranked the second most-watched program of the 2011-2012 TV season, Nigel Lythgoe still has to defend the show's ratings decline. FOX's entertainment president Kevin Reilly recently told reporters that the show's season 11 ratings dipped "more than anticipated," and Lythgoe admits he's shocked to hear that.
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Simon Pegg Slams Rumor That Khan Is Major Villain in 'Star Trek 2'

May 30, 2012 02:48:14 GMT

Though multiple insiders revealed that Khan would indeed be the major villain in the "" sequel, one of the film's leading actors, , insisted that the rumor was not true. The Scotty depicter claimed that the untitled Star Trek sequel would be very different from 1982's "Wrath of Khan".
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Chris Martin and Simon Pegg Team Up for Pub Gig

April 14, 2011 11:20:26 GMT

put together plans for Parting Glass: A Wake for John Parkhouse following the death of the former manager of the Boogaloo in Highgate, the pub which is said to have inspired The Winchester in the actor's hit 2004 film Shaun of the Dead.
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'A Very Glee Christmas' Preview and Spoilers

December 01, 2010 03:09:53 GMT

"A Very Christmas" is next. Finn tries to bring a little holiday cheer to McKinley High, and Artie discovers that Brittany still believes in Santa. Meanwhile, the teachers pick their Secret Santas, and one manipulative coach rigs the gift-giving in her favor.
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Celebrities and Royals Hit 'Chronicles of Narnia 3' Premiere in London

December 01, 2010 02:53:21 GMT

"" was premiered at Royal Film Performance in London, England on November 30. And the event became more prestigious with celebrities and some members of the British Royal Family among the attendees.
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'Star Trek 2' Won't Feature Khan, but Focuses on a Classic Character

October 26, 2010 09:56:59 GMT

A new talk about possible villain for "" sequel has surfaced. Badass Digest (via Collider) claims an informant placed close to the production of the upcoming movie tells them that Khan Noonien Singh will not be the villain in the upcoming movie.
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'Justin Bieber: Never Say Never' Debuts Full Trailer

October 26, 2010 09:25:57 GMT

Just hours after a teaser trailer for "" was launched, a full-length trailer for the movie makes its way out via Apple. It gives a longer preview to the upcoming 3-D movie with footage from 's stage performances, backstage preparation and other regular activities.
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Justin Bieber Is Set to Launch Collection of Fragrance

October 26, 2010 08:58:21 GMT

surely has a lot to come. After announcing his plans to release an unplugged album on November 23 and biopic "" in February 2011, the "Baby" hitmaker will also launch a new fragrance which is scheduled to hit Wal-Mart stores on Black Friday, November 26, Women's Wear Daily reported.
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'Burke and Hare' Visits London for World Premiere, Gets New Clips

October 26, 2010 08:51:10 GMT

"" has got its first red carpet treatment during the world premiere on Monday, October 25. Taking place at the Chelsea Cinema in London, England, the event welcomed and who portray the killer duo in the movie.
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Steven Spielberg 'Beat' Simon Pegg Up On Set of 'Tintin'

August 20, 2010 04:26:08 GMT

found working with Steven Spielberg a hands-on experience - the legendary movie-maker "beat him up" during a fight scene in the new "Tintin" film. Pegg has a starring role in Spielberg's new picture "", which is due for 2011 release.
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New Footage Found in New 'Iron Man 2' TV Spot

March 29, 2010 04:27:23 GMT

Paramount Pictures made use of the 23rd Annual Kids Choice Awards to promote "". During the event, a TV spot that contains a couple of new footage was played. 's Tony Spark is seen demonstrating his powerful new weapon with 's Natasha Romanoff's assistance. There's also a scene of 's Rhodey trying out his War Machine suit.
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Jude Law and Rupert Grint Suit It Up at Empire Film Awards

March 29, 2010 03:17:44 GMT

2010 Jameson Empire Film Awards was kicked off on March 28 with a red carpet event held in front of the Grosvenor House Hotel. The likes of , , and were snapped coming to the celebration.
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Simon Pegg Offers Advice for Anti-Bullying Campaign

January 25, 2010 06:42:03 GMT

"" actor has lent his support to pupils at his old school - offering them advice on bullying. The British funnyman was contacted by a group of students at his former high school in Gloucester, England and asked to join their anti-bullying campaign.
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