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Pegg The Prankster

Wednesday, July 9th, 2014

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Star Trek into DarknessSimon Pegg had a little fun on the set of the movie courtesy of his “neutron cream.”

Some cast members were taken in by Pegg’s prank, including Chris Pine and Benedict Cumberbatch.

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U.S. Rights For Pegg Comedy Secured

Wednesday, April 23rd, 2014

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Hector and the Search for Happiness, starring Simon Pegg, will be opening in the US this autumn.

The film is based on the bestselling novel by François Lelord.

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Pegg Joins Python Project

Wednesday, December 11th, 2013

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Simon Pegg will be part of Monty Python‘s forthcoming sci-fi comedy, Absolutely Anything.

In Absolutely Anything, a teacher is given magical powers by a group of aliens.

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Pegg’s New Creativity

Monday, November 25th, 2013

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Simon Pegg‘s new creativity is due to giving up something he once embraced.

The actor credits going on the wagon with changing his life for the better, and explained why he had to do so.

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Pegg in Mission: Impossible 5

Thursday, November 21st, 2013

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Simon Pegg is returning to the Mission: Impossible series.

Pegg made mention of that fact while doing promotion for The World’s End.

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Pegg in Man Up

Wednesday, November 20th, 2013

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Simon Pegg will be starring in a new romantic comedy, Man Up.

In Man Up, single girl Nancy (Lake Bell) is “mistaken for a stranger’s blind date en route to her parents’ anniversary, leading to her finally finding the perfect boyfriend.”

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Pegg in Kill Me Three Times

Monday, November 11th, 2013

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Star Trek into DarknessSimon Pegg will take on a new role, this time as an assassin.

Pegg will join the mostly Australian cast in Kill Me Three Times.

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Abrams: Khan, Pegg And Future Trek

Friday, September 13th, 2013

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J.J. Abrams explained why he insisted on secrecy regarding the villain of Star Trek into Darkness and on his conversation with Simon Pegg after Pegg went out and claimed that the villain was not Khan.

In addition, Abrams gave his thoughts on where Star Trek 3 will go.

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Pegg In X-Files Movie?

Tuesday, August 27th, 2013

Star Trek into DarknessSimon Pegg might have a role in a third X-Files movie.

If the third movie happens, X-Files Creator Chris Carter would be interested in having Pegg in that movie.

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Trek Actors On Entertainment Tonight

Thursday, May 16th, 2013

J.J. Abrams and five of the Star Trek into Darkness actors appeared recently in a short segment on Entertainment Tonight to promote the movie.

The actors spoke of the friendships developed over the time making both Star Trek and Star Trek into Darkness.

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Pegg And Eve: Scottish Accents

Wednesday, May 15th, 2013

In a short video, Simon Pegg and Alice Eve explain how they perfected their Scottish accents.

“The thing is with accents,” said Pegg, “is that there’s often a little phrase you need to sort of enter in; that’s like the key to it.”

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Pegg: It Made Me Sick

Friday, May 10th, 2013

Some of the filming on Star Trek into Darkness was so intense, that it made actor Simon Pegg physically ill.

J.J. Abrams preferred to have sets as real as possible, avoiding the use of CG whenever he could. So large sets were built on which to film.

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Abrams, Lindelof, Pegg: Fandom And Star Trek Into Darkness

Thursday, May 9th, 2013

A new video features J.J. Abrams, Damon Lindelof, and Simon Pegg talking about Star Trek into Darkness.

The video features several clips from the film. Mild spoilers are behind the cut.

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Keep Going Scotty Clip

Wednesday, May 1st, 2013

A new Star Trek into Darkness clip features Chris Pine as Kirk and Simon Pegg as Scotty.

Mild spoilers are behind the clip.

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Scotty Profile Clip

Tuesday, April 30th, 2013

A new clip from Star Trek into Darkness features Scotty.

The short clip, barely over a minute in length, shows some new footage from the film.

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