Posts tagged "patrick stewart"

Sir Patrick Stewart Takes The #ALSIceBucketChallenge To A Whole New Classy Level

Sir Patrick Stewart is a legend of the stage and screen, so of course he had his own approach to taking the #ALSIceBucketChallenge. But first, a drink! [Gothamist]…

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / August 22, 2014

Here Are James McAvoy And Michael Fassbender Doing Impressions Of Patrick Stewart And Ian McKellen

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 Patrick

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / May 30, 2014

Sirs Patrick Stewart & Ian McKellen Bid Goodbye To NYC With These #GogoDididoNYC Outtakes

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…

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / March 31, 2014

Sirs Patrick Stewart & Ian McKellen Are Pumped For The Super Bowl

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…

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / January 31, 2014

Win This! 2 Tickets To See Ian McKellen & Patrick Stewart On Broadway In “No Man’s Land”

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…

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / January 13, 2014

7 Stupidly Nerdy Questions I Did Not Have The Courage To Ask When I Met Sir Patrick Stewart

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 outside…

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / January 10, 2014

Listen To Sir Patrick Stewart Demonstrate How Cows Moo In Different Accents

A recent episode of the podcast "How To Do Everything" had a question from a listener about whether cows in other countries "moo" in different accents. Naturally, the hosts called upon Sir Patrick Stewart to answer this query, because if anyone knows anything about animal accents, it's Captain Picard. Listen to Sir Patrick explain and…

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / January 2, 2014

Happy New Year! Love, Patrick Stewart, Ian McKellen & All Of Us At The Frisky

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!

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / January 1, 2014

2013: The Year In Patrick Stewart & Ian McKellen’s Amazing Friendship

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…

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / December 19, 2013

Sirs Patrick Stewart & Ian McKellen Had The Best Friendsgiving Ever

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 Ian,…

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / November 30, 2013

Patrick Stewart Has A Incredibly Crustaceous Halloween

This man. THIS. MAN. Claws up. Patrick Stewart is living the best life. [Twitter]…

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / October 31, 2013

Sirs Patrick Stewart & Ian McKellan Continue To Brag About Their Amazing Bromance

Patrick Stewart: "The curtain came down on our last performance, and he went into the wings and sat on some stone steps and sobbed, heartbroken that it was over." Ian McKellan: "Yes, I was heartbroken. And then we were going to say goodbye to each other. You were going off to do other things and I just…

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / October 14, 2013

The Only Thing Missing From Patrick Stewart’s Wedding Photo Is My Mom (But I’ll Get Over It)

Look, I really am very very very happy for Sir Patrick Stewart. He is a newly married man and his new wife, Sunny Ozell, seems lovely. But I would be lying if I didn't admit to feeling just a little bit sad that Sir Patrick is off the market, as now he cannot be my…

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / September 17, 2013

This Photo Of Captain Picard, Gandalf & Elmo Brings Me Joy

Happy Saturday! Yesterday, Sir Patrick Stewart (who will sadly not be my Sir Step-Dad, as he is recently married) and Sir Ian McKellan stopped for a photo opp with Elmo in New York's Times Square. I want to turn this photo into wallpaper. How do I do that? [Twitter]…

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / September 14, 2013

Stoned Patrick Stewart Teaches His Girlfriend How To Act

When I envision my ideal day, it involves a treehouse, Sir Patrick Stewart, marijuana and the vast acting knowledge held in the brilliant mind of the man who played Captain Jean Luc Picard. Here, Stewart explains to his girlfriend, Sunny Ozell, the finer points of the "quadruple take." It is amazing. [Gawker]…

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / August 28, 2013

Sir Patrick Stewart Meets And Embraces Domestic Violence Victim

And now for further proof that Sir Patrick Stewart -- best known, to me at least, for playing Captain Jean Luc Picard on "Star Trek: The Next Generation" -- is an amazing human being. At the Comicpalooza in Houston this past weekend, at which Stewart was the guest of honor, a woman got on the…

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / May 30, 2013

Sir Patrick Stewart Calls On “One Million Men” To End Violence Against Women

"Every nine seconds in the United States a woman is assaulted or beaten. Every nine seconds. Violence against women is the single greatest human rights violation of our generation. This is a call to action—not an action that will make things better in six months' time or a year's time, but action that might save someone'…

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / March 11, 2013

Quotable: Patrick Stewart On Speaking Out Against Domestic Violence

"The truth is that domestic violence touches many of us. It is very possible that someone you know – a friend, sister, daughter or colleague – is experiencing abuse. One in four women will experience domestic violence at some point in her lifetime. And every week two women are killed by a current or former…

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / November 30, 2009