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Waiting for change: Play talks of contemporary Pakistan


January 19th, 2012 - 2:56 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 19 (IANS) Insha, the saviour who offers the hope of deliverance, and Mansha, the horror of intimidation and repression, have timed their appearance well in a play ... Read more...

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All is not lost on India-EU trade frontier


December 10th, 2010 - 1:27 pm ICT by ANI
By Smita PrakashBrussels, Dec.10 (ANI): It has been like waiting for Godot. And proverbially, Godot will not arrive in time for the Indian Prime Minister, Dr. Manmohan Singh, either. India-EU trade ... Read more...

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Despite Delays, Sir Ian McKellen To Return as Gandalf in Hobbit Films


September 14th, 2010 - 9:38 pm ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Sep 14 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Sir Ian McKellen was asked back in 2008 to return to the “Lord of the Rings” films by Guillermo del Toro, and he agreed. In July of 2010, ... Read more...

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Sir Ian McKellen may bid adieu to his role in ‘The Hobbit’


July 8th, 2010 - 9:01 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, July 8 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Sir Ian McKellen may quit his role in the movie "The Hobbit".Ian Mckellen has enacted the character of Gandalf in the movie. The ace actor ... Read more...

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Ian Mckellen - Not In ‘The Hobbit’?


July 8th, 2010 - 7:57 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
July 8, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): There’s news buzzing in and around the Hollywood film circle regarding Sir Ian McKellen, who might just quit playing the role of Gandalf ... Read more...

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Ian McKellen May Opt Out Of “The Hobbit” For Production Delays


July 8th, 2010 - 7:43 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Los Angeles, July 8, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Will Sir Ian McKellen play the role of Gandalf in "The Hobbit" no more? If the latest reports are to be believed then he ... Read more...

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Ian McKellen may quit ‘The Hobbit’


July 6th, 2010 - 2:57 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 6 (ANI): Sir Ian McKellen has revealed that he may quit the role of Gandalf in 'The Hobbit'.The actor said he wants to focus on other plays following his work ... Read more...

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Sir Patrick Stewart Is The Latest Knight Of Britain


June 3rd, 2010 - 6:51 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
June 3, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): Actor Sir Patrick Stewart has been given the title of a knight.As the 69-year-old attained knighthood from the British Queen at Buckingham Palace, Stewart ... Read more...

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Naseer Plays Fernando Rey!


May 14th, 2010 - 8:43 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
May 14, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): The incomparable Naseeruddin Shah plays a role inspired by, hold your breath, Fernando Rey in the 1971 crime caper classic The French Connection.After the success ... Read more...

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When a passer-by mistook Sir Ian McKellen for a tramp


May 7th, 2010 - 5:17 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 7 (ANI): A passer-by mistook Sir Ian McKellen for a tramp and gave him a dollar.The Lord of The Rings star, whose latest venture is 'Waiting for Godot', was taking ... Read more...

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Jude Law, Rachel Weisz win top theatre awards


February 15th, 2010 - 4:47 pm ICT by IANS
London, Feb 15 (IANS) Hollywood stars Jude Law and Rachel Weisz have walked away with top honours at Whatsonstage.com Awards for their theatre performances. While Law won the award for his performance ... Read more...

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Sir Ian McKellen gives up alcohol at 70


January 13th, 2010 - 3:50 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 13 (ANI): 'Lord Of The Rings' star Sir Ian McKellen has revealed that he recently gave up alcohol, albeit late in his life.McKellen, 70, who is doing everything to remain ... Read more...

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Anna Friel turns ghosthunter!


October 29th, 2009 - 5:56 pm ICT by ANI
London, October 29 (ANI): English actress Anna Friel anticipates meeting the ghosts of Audrey Hepburn and Truman Capote at the London's Royal Haymarket Theatre after hearing rumors of supernatural happenings on the ... Read more...

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Sir Ian McKellen urges for more roles for mature actresses


June 6th, 2009 - 3:45 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 6 (ANI): 'Lord of the Rings' star Sir Ian McKellen has called for playwrights to create more stage and screen roles for older actresses.McKellen backed a campaign by actors' union ... Read more...

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Charles Dickens, Jane Austen’s classic works being shrunk into tweets


May 12th, 2009 - 1:15 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 12 (ANI): Classic literary works by Charles Dickens, JD Sallinger and Jane Austen are now being shortened into 140-character "tweets", as part of the latest diversion of the popular Twitter ... Read more...

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