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BAFTAs 2020 highlights: Joaquin Phoenix calls out systemic racism; Brad Pitt makes Brexit joke in acceptance speech
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BAFTAs 2020 highlights: Joaquin Phoenix calls out systemic racism; Brad Pitt makes Brexit joke in acceptance speech

The 2020 edition of BAFTAs were hosted by Irish television presenter and comedian Graham Norton.

Cats movie review: Tom Hooper's CGI purr-version turns Broadway musical into kinky feline fantasy
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Cats movie review: Tom Hooper's CGI purr-version turns Broadway musical into kinky feline fantasy

The CGI of Cats only underscores how misconceived the movie is on every other level, and why not every novel, play or musical requires a film adaptation.

Cats review round-up: Tom Hooper's musical adaptation is a 'robust effort' but as much 'an endurance test'
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Cats review round-up: Tom Hooper's musical adaptation is a 'robust effort' but as much 'an endurance test'

Tom Hopper's Cats has transformed his ensemble cast into feline counterparts with 'digital fur technology,' which left many viewers 'terrified and confused.'

The Good Liar movie review: Ian McKellen, Helen Mirren excel in a charming yet inconsistent con film
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The Good Liar movie review: Ian McKellen, Helen Mirren excel in a charming yet inconsistent con film

As long as The Good Liar is not milking the past, it gives enough time to Ian McKellen and Helen Mirren to enthrall us with their incredible talent.

Watch: Ahead of Cats release, voice cast explains what the story means to them in a featurette
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Watch: Ahead of Cats release, voice cast explains what the story means to them in a featurette

Cats' film adaptation of Andrew Lloyd Webber's beloved musical is directed by Tim Hooper.

The Good Liar trailer: Ian McKellen tries to con Helen Mirren in Bill Condon's new film
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The Good Liar trailer: Ian McKellen tries to con Helen Mirren in Bill Condon's new film

Directed by Bill Condon, The Good Liar is based on Nicholas Searle's novel of the same name and explores the concept of catfishing

X-Men: Dark Phoenix — Michael Fassbender on how he traced back Magneto's enmity to his traumatic past
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X-Men: Dark Phoenix — Michael Fassbender on how he traced back Magneto's enmity to his traumatic past

In an interview to Firstpost, Michael Fassbender explains why Magneto's relationship with Charles Xavier was his entry point into his X-Men character.

Ian McKellen apologises for 'careless' remarks on Kevin Spacey, Bryan Singer: 'My point was clumsily expressed'
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Ian McKellen apologises for 'careless' remarks on Kevin Spacey, Bryan Singer: 'My point was clumsily expressed'

Veteran actor Ian McKellen has apologised for insinuating that Kevin Spacey and Bryan Singer sexually assaulted people because they were "in the closet"

All Is True trailer: Kenneth Branagh plays Shakespeare in this period drama about his final days
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All Is True trailer: Kenneth Branagh plays Shakespeare in this period drama about his final days

All Is True is slated for an initial release in New York and Los Angeles on 21 December with a wider release expected in 2019.

Jason Derulo joins Idris Elba, Taylor Swift in Tom Hooper's upcoming film adaptation of musical Cats
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Jason Derulo joins Idris Elba, Taylor Swift in Tom Hooper's upcoming film adaptation of musical Cats

Jason Derulo is best known for platinum singles such as 'Wiggle', 'Talk Dirty', 'In My Head', and 'Whatcha Say'.

Idris Elba may join voice cast of Oscar-winning director Tom Hooper's Cats, also featuring Taylor Swift
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Idris Elba may join voice cast of Oscar-winning director Tom Hooper's Cats, also featuring Taylor Swift

Idris Elba will lend his voice to the role of Macavity, who features as an antagonist in Cats.

Taylor Swift to star in Cats movie adaptation alongside Jennifer Hudson, James Corden, Ian McKellen
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Taylor Swift to star in Cats movie adaptation alongside Jennifer Hudson, James Corden, Ian McKellen

Taylor Swift made her film acting debut in the 2010 romantic comedy Valentine’s Day.

Helen Mirren, Sir Ian McKellen to star in screen adaptation of psychological thriller The Good Liar
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Helen Mirren, Sir Ian McKellen to star in screen adaptation of psychological thriller The Good Liar

Ian McKellen and Helen Mirren are set to star in New Line's drama The Good Liar. The film will be directed by Beauty and the Beast helmer Bill Condon.

Neil Gaiman, Zadie Smith, Ian McKellen, Yuval Harari confirmed for Jaipur Literature Festival 2019
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Neil Gaiman, Zadie Smith, Ian McKellen, Yuval Harari confirmed for Jaipur Literature Festival 2019

Apart from Neil Gaiman, some of the other names confirmed for next year's Jaipur Literature Festival are Mohsin Hamid, Tilda Swinton and Hari Kunzru | #FirstCulture

Ian McKellen keen to reprise role as Gandalf in Amazon's Lord of the Rings TV series
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Ian McKellen keen to reprise role as Gandalf in Amazon's Lord of the Rings TV series

"I haven't said yes because I haven't been asked. But are you suggesting that someone else is going to play it? Gandalf is over 7000 years old, so I'm not too old," said McKellen.

Sir Ian McKellen, Gary Reich are seeking broadcasters for short-film series on LGBT youth
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Sir Ian McKellen, Gary Reich are seeking broadcasters for short-film series on LGBT youth

Sir Ian McKellen and Gary Reich have planned a series of short films around the LGBT community. Facebook is the broadcasting partner of the first film.

Ian Mckellen reveals he was offered Dumbledore's role; explains why he refused
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Ian Mckellen reveals he was offered Dumbledore's role; explains why he refused

The actor who played Dumbledore in the first two films critiqued Mckellen's acting skills.

Kashish Film Festival Day 1: Ian McKellen, Sonam Kapoor enthrall the audience
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Kashish Film Festival Day 1: Ian McKellen, Sonam Kapoor enthrall the audience

Kashish focuses on one new country every year and viewers are treated to LGBT cinema from that country. The country in focus this year is Brazil.

'It's about basic human rights': Sonam Kapoor, Ian McKellen inaugurate Kashish Film Festival
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'It's about basic human rights': Sonam Kapoor, Ian McKellen inaugurate Kashish Film Festival

Sonam Kapoor and international star Sir Ian McKellen inaugurated the Kashish Film Festival