Actor Matt Lucas, left, producer David Furnish, actress Emily Blunt, producer Elton John, actor James McAvoy, actor Patrick Stewart and actress Ashley Jensen at the premiere of their animated film "Gnomeo & Juliet" at the El Capitan Theatre in Los Angeles. The comedy is a modern retelling of William Shakespeare's "Romeo and Juliet" through the eyes of rival garden gnomes.
Source: The Baltimore Sun
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James McAvoy Says He Knows Nothing About Guillermo Del Toro’s ‘Mountain Of Madness,’ Yet
Despite being rumored to be in a showdown with Tom Cruise for the lead role in Guillermo Del Toro‘s upcoming 3D adaptation of H.P. Lovecraft‘s “At The Mountain Of Madness” and even being touted as the early studio favorite, James McAvoy has now revealed he’s heard nothing regarding the Del Toro project let alone anything about an offer to take the lead role of Dyer.
“Not at all, not at all,” said McAvoy, responding to questions of an approach by Del Toro and company. “I don’t know anything about the story, but he’s an amazing director. I would be very lucky to be able to work with someone like that one day.”
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