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Stewart At Twitter IPO

Thursday, November 7th, 2013

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Star Trek: The Next Generation‘s Patrick Stewart was at the New York Stock Exchange today for Twitter‘s initial public offering.

Stewart is an active participant on Twitter.

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Stewart In X-Men: Days Of Future Past

Monday, October 28th, 2013

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Photos have emerged from X-Men: Days of Future Past, in which Sir Patrick Stewart reprises his role of Professor Charles Xavier.

In X-Men: Days of Future Past, Wolverine is sent to the past by the X-Men in hopes of changing a historical event that has the potential to change the world.

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Stewart Marries

Monday, September 9th, 2013

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Star Trek: The Next Generation‘s Sir Patrick Stewart has married.

The seventy-three-year old actor married jazz singer Sunny Ozell.

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Stewart In Hunting Elephants

Monday, June 3rd, 2013

A new trailer has been released for Hunting Elephants, an Israeli film starring Sir Patrick Stewart.

In Hunting Elephants, Stewart takes on the role of an “eccentric British peer who gets involved with a group of Israelis planning to rob a bank.”

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The Captains Close-Up

Monday, May 13th, 2013

On May 16 at 8 PM, EPIX will allow viewers to “get up close and personal with all of your favorite Star Trek captains” in a new exclusive series, and TrekToday U.S. readers can enter to win a poster!

The series, The Captains Close-Up, features interviews conducted by William Shatner, and includes former Star Trek captains Avery Brooks, Kate Mulgrew, Patrick Stewart, and Scott Bakula.

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Stewart To Receive PFLAG Award

Tuesday, March 26th, 2013

Sir Patrick Stewart has been chosen to receive an award from PFLAG National, a national organization for families, friends, and straight allies of gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender people.

Other honorees will include NFL players Brendon Ayanbadejo and Chris Kluwe, author John Irving, and the Whirlpool Corporation.

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Trek News Bits

Wednesday, March 20th, 2013

New Star Trek into Darkness trailer to debut; Stewart to marry; Star Trek into Darkness comic preview.

TrekMovie reports that a new international trailer for Star Trek into Darkness will debut at midnight and can be seen at iTunes. The trailer should be around two minutes and twenty seconds in length.

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Stewart: Inspiration From The Sky

Wednesday, March 6th, 2013

Sir Patrick Stewart became interested in space beginning in World War II courtesy of the Germans.

At the recent Emerald City Comicon, Stewart explained how a long-ago event during his early childhood inspired him to do Star Trek years later.

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Stewart And McKellen In Two Plays

Friday, January 25th, 2013

X-Men co-stars Sir Patrick Stewart and Ian McKellen will be starring in two plays this fall.

The plays are Harold Pinter‘s No Man’s Land and Samuel Beckett‘s Waiting for Godot.

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Stewart To Star In Match

Thursday, January 17th, 2013

Star Trek: The Next Generation‘s Patrick Stewart will be taking on the role of Tobi in Match, a movie adaptation of Stephen Belber‘s play of the same name.

Written by Belber, Match will also feature Broadway vet Carla Gugino and Matthew Lillard.

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Stewart: X-Men Once More

Wednesday, November 28th, 2012

Sir Patrick Stewart will be appearing as Professor X in X-Men: Days f Future Past.

Director Bryan Singer made the announcement via Twitter. “Thrilled to announce @ianmckellen118 (Sir Ian McKellen) & @SirPatStew (Patrick Stewart) are joining the cast of #XMEN #DaysOfFuturePast…More to come,” he said.

Speculation on Singer’s “more to come” statement has begun, with some hoping that Hugh Jackman will sign on to reprise his Wolverine role.

X-Men: Days of Future Past will be released in 2014.

Stewart To Co-host Lyric Opera Event

Tuesday, November 20th, 2012

Sir Patrick Stewart and Soprano/Lyric Creative Consultant Renée Fleming will co-host The Second City Guide to the Opera next month.

The Lyric Opera of Chicago and Second City have joined together to present The Second City Guide to the Opera.

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Engage!

Thursday, November 8th, 2012

A typical Star Trek: The Next Generation convention cast photo op turned out to be anything but typical when a Trek fan unexpectedly popped the question to his girlfriend.

During the Austin Wizard World Convention, which took place at the end of October, Wil Wheaton was present and described what happened. “I had the flu,” he said, “and almost missed this photo session…I sat there and smiled for everyone as best I could.”

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Sir Patrick Stewart Donates Costume

Monday, October 22nd, 2012

Star Trek: The Next Generation‘s Sir Patrick Stewart has donated a costume worn in a play to help fundraising efforts for a Yorkshire Monastery in his hometown.

Born in Yorkshire, the actor has connections to the Community of the Resurrection monastery, having performed there as a boy it its open-air Quarry Theater.

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Stewart Joins Daily Show Strike

Thursday, September 27th, 2012

The NFL referee strike was not the only strike gathering attention on television last night.

Correspondents from The Daily Show “went on strike” too, and actors were “brought on board to take the place of seasoned regulars like John Oliver.”

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