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  1. Former 'Doctor Who' Highlights Class Inequality in U.K. Film, TV Industry

    11:41 pm 4/13/2015

    Christopher Eccleston says that actors like Benedict Cumberbatch and Eddie Redmayne are not to blame, but "it would be difficult for someone like me to come through" now. Read more

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  2. U.K.'s Olivier Awards: Mark Strong Wins Best Actor, Kevin Spacey Gets Special Honor

    12:52 pm 4/12/2015

    'Downton Abbey' star Penelope Wilton won best actress and Angela Lansbury took supporting actress at Britain's equivalent of the Tony Awards.Read more

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  3. U.K.’s Olivier Awards: James McAvoy, Gillian Anderson Among Nominees

    4:58 am 3/9/2015

    The British equivalent of the Tony Awards also saw Mark Strong, Richard Armitage and Nicole Scherzinger shortlisted. Read more

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  4. James McAvoy: Dominance of Rich-Kid Actors in the U.K. Is "Damaging for Society"

    11:40 pm 2/9/2015

    After the critical success of a number of "posh" private school educated actors, the 'X-Men' star feels that an acting career is becoming a purely elite thing. Read more

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  5. 'The Ruling Class': Theater Review

    4:00 pm 1/28/2015

    James McAvoy returns to the London stage as a mentally deranged English aristocrat with messianic delusions in director Jamie Lloyd's revival of a 1960s political comedyRead more

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  6. Shailene Woodley, Jack O’Connell Among BAFTA Rising Star Nominees

    3:41 am 1/7/2015

    Miles Teller, Margot Robbie and Gugu Mbatha-Raw are also up for the honorRead more

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  7. James McAvoy Takes Best Actor Crown at BAFTA Scotland Awards

    3:25 pm 11/16/2014

    David Tennant was another winner at the annual event Read more

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  8. James McAvoy Heads Back to London Stage in 'The Ruling Class'

    10:38 am 10/31/2014

    The actor follows his acclaimed work in 'Macbeth' with a return to the same theater in a role made famous by Peter O'Toole in the 1972 screen versionRead more

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  9. James McAvoy, Producer Jeremy Thomas to Sit on London Film Festival Main Jury

    4:21 am 9/23/2014

    Luc Roeg, Sally Hawkins, Finola Dwyer and Ahmad Abdalla are also tapped for jury dutyRead more

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  10. 'Disappearance of Eleanor Rigby': Jessica Chastain, James McAvoy Weather the Storm (Exclusive Video)

    1:00 pm 9/15/2014

    The Weinstein Co. film centers on a couple trying to revive their relationship after a tragedy Read more

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