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James Nominated for What’s On Stage Award

Written by Celyn on December 07 2013

James McAvoy has been nominated for a prestigious theatre award for his role in Shakespeare play Macbeth.

The Scots actor was among the names shortlisted for the What’s On Stage Awards. His wife, Anne-Marie Duff, was nominated for best actress for Eugene O’Neill’s Strange Interlude at the National Theatre.

McAvoy will compete against Harry Potter stars Daniel Radcliffe and Rupert Grint who are also shortlisted. Radcliffe is nominated for best actor for his role in The Cripple Of Inishmaan, while Grint is shortlisted for newcomer of the year after making his stage debut in a revival of Jez Butterworth’s Mojo.

The other best actor nominees are Lenny Henry, Ben Whishaw and Rory Kinnear.

Duff is nominated for best actress along with Hayley Atwell, Suranne Jones, Tanya Moodie and Dame Helen Mirren.

The winners will be announced at a ceremony in the Prince of Wales Theatre in London on February 23.


James nominated for Olivier Award

Written by Celyn on March 26 2013

The list of nominees for the 2013 Olivier Awards were announced this morning in a central London event by actors Ruth Wilson and Elaine Paige, and James has been nominated for Best Actor for his role in Macbeth. The play has also been nominated for Best Revival, so congratulations to the cast and crew!

Best Actor
James McAvoy for Macbeth
Luke Treadaway for The Curious Incident Of The Dog In The Night-Time
Mark Rylance for Twelfth Night
Rafe Spall for Constellations
Rupert Everett for The Judas Kiss

The winners will be revealed on 28 April at a ceremony at the Royal Opera House.

“Macbeth” Photocall & Stills

Written by Celyn on February 23 2013

On February 21, James McAvoy and co-star Claire Foy took part in a mini-photocall for the start of their run of Macbeth, which is garnering great reviews. I can’t wait to see this in April! I have also added some stills from the production itself.

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Public Appearances > 2013 > Feb 21 | “Macbeth” Photocall
Theatre Productions > Macbeth (2013) > Stills
Photoshoots & Portraits > 2013 > Session 004

James McAvoy to star in West End production of Macbeth

Written by Celyn on December 07 2012

It has just been announced that James will take to the London stage again in a Trafalgar Transformed production of Macbeth. The actor will play Macbeth from February 9 to April 27, 2013 at Trafalgar Studios in Jamie Lloyd’s Shakespeare adaptation, and you can pre-book your tickets here. I already have mine!

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