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Naturally, the trailer ends on an equally vague-yet-poignant shot of Emma Watson peering at the forbidden rose. READ MORE »


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The field of memoir writing is chock full of books that would make better kindling than reading, but there are definitely some larger-than-life stories out there worth chronicling. Sir Ian McKellen recently snagged a whopping $1.4 million advance for a memoir about his incredible life, but the legendary actor decided to return the cash and… READ MORE »


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Ian McKellen is doing the rounds for his late-in-life Sherlock Holmes movie, “Mr. Holmes,” and is just as delightful doing promotion as he is in every other part of his life. Here, he gives a dramatic reading of T.Swift’s “Bad Blood” and Bruno Mars’ “Uptown Funk,” complete with the most meaningful-sounding “Woo”s I think I… READ MORE »


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This week, Sir Ian McKellen visited “Sesame Street” to teach Cookie Monster about the word “resist.” First, McKellen tried to use a shiny gold ring to demonstrate the meaning of “resist,” but in Cookie Monster’s words, “Me not much of a jewelry guy,” and if he was going to understand what “resist” means, McKellen would… READ MORE »


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Here’s something guaranteed to put a smile on your face on this Friday morning: James McAvoy and Michael Fassbender doing impressions of their “X-Men” costars Patrick Stewart and Ian McKellen — to their faces. Come to think of it, if there ever was going to be a movie made about the glorious friendship between PatrickREAD MORE »


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International treasures and iconic BFFs Sirs Patrick Stewart and Ian McKellen are bidding adieu to New York City after their successful run on Broadway in “Waiting For Godot” and “No Man’s Land.” And in typical Sir Besties form, the duo is saying farewell by releasing 14 outtakes from their various photoshoots around NYC over the last few… READ MORE »


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It’s not their idea of football, but British bestie Patrick Stewart and Ian McKellen are currently living in New York and performing on Broadway together, so American football is what they’ll watch. The adorable duo posted this photo to Twitter — the latest to add to a wall calendar we would totally purchase — clad… READ MORE »


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In addition to being the best of friends, Sirs Patrick Stewart and Ian McKellen are both legends of the stage, and they are sharing that stage in two productions on Broadway, “No Man’s Land” and “Waiting For Godot” (both plays also star Billy Crudup and Shuler Hemsley). Ami and I had the opportunity to go see “No… READ MORE »


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Last night, Ami and I had the pleasure of going to see Sirs Ian McKellen and Patrick Stewart in “No Man’s Land” on Broadway. The show was fantastic and funny, and I’ll tell you more about it when we give away tickets next week. After the show, I bid Ami adieu and then stood… READ MORE »


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We somehow got cropped out of the photo, ahem, but Sirs Patrick Stewart and Ian McKellen join all of us at The Frisky in wishing you a very HAPPY NEW YEAR!

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I don’t think I have a best friend. (Well, a human one. Love you, Lu!) I have a handful of really close friends, and plenty of friends, and even more acquaintances. But a best friend? A partner in crime? Alas, I don’t think I do. But in 2014, I’d like to strengthen my existing friendships and make… READ MORE »


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Did you really think Sir Besties Patrick Stewart and Ian McKellen would celebrate the American holiday with anyone but each other? Of course not! Here’s how I imagine the big day went down, if Sir Ian and Sir Patrick channeled their alter egos, Captain Picard and Gandalf, in a confusing fashion:
Sir Patrick: Sir… READ MORE »