Name: James McAvoy
Birth Name: 
James Andrew McAvoy
Birth Date: 
April 21, 1979
Birth Place: 
Glasgow, Scotland
Relationship Status: 
Married to Anne-Marie Duff
Celebrity Ranking # 251

James McAvoy In Talks to Star in "Welcome to the Punch"

Posted Tuesday April 12, 2011 1:55 PM GMT

He plays a young Professor X in the upcoming "X-Men: First class," and now James McAvoy is readying himself for the a new project as he finalizes negotiations to star in "Welcome to the Punch."

The thriller-flick will have Eran Creevy, known for his BAFTA-nominated film "Shifty," at the helm as writer-director alongside producers Rory Aitken, Brian Kavanaugh-Jones and Ben Pugh.

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"The Conspirator" NYC Premiere: A Star-Studded Affair

Posted Monday April 11, 2011 9:37 PM GMT

Making for the second red carpet evening in a row, the stars of "The Conspirator" gathered together for their movie's New York City premiere on Monday night (April 11).


“X-Men: First Class” International Trailer: Watch Now!

Posted Monday April 11, 2011 8:37 AM GMT

It’s one of the hottest comic book film adaptation franchises of all time, and the new “X-Men: First Class” trailer has just been released.

The clip shows stars James McAvoy and Michael Fassbender as they struggle to make sense of the whole mutant existence.


"The Conspirator" World Premiere in Washington, D.C.

Posted Sunday April 10, 2011 10:38 PM GMT

With the nation's capital acting as the backdrop, the stars of Hollywood converged in Washington, D.C. for the world premiere of "The Conspirator" on Sunday (April 10).

Working the red carpet at the Ford's Theatre debut screening were the movie's co-stars, Evan Rachel Wood and James McAvoy.


"X-Men: First Class" Theatrical Trailer

Posted Thursday February 10, 2011 8:32 PM GMT

Hitting the web as expected, the official theatrical trailer for "X-Men: First Class" has been released.

Being posted on Facebook, the footage is focused on the complicated relationship between Charles Xavier (James McAvoy) and Erik Lehnsherr (Michael Fassbender).


James McAvoy Drops By ITV Studios

Posted Thursday February 10, 2011 4:43 PM GMT

Stepping out for some media duties, James McAvoy was spotted at ITV Studios in London, England today (February 10).

The “Atonement” stud looked handsome as he made his exit, sporting a black jacket over a blue top with dark wash jeans and black leather shoes.


Emily Blunt & James McAvoy Premiere "Gnomeo & Juliet"

Posted Sunday January 23, 2011 6:37 PM GMT

Boosting interest in their new movie, the stars were gathered together for the premiere of Touchstone Pictures' "Gnomeo And Juliet" in Hollywood, California on Sunday (January 23).


James McAvoy and Anne-Marie Duff: Red Carpet Mates

Posted Tuesday January 26, 2010 10:03 PM GMT

Hitting the red carpet, James McAvoy and his lovely wife Anne-Marie Duff were arm-in-arm at The Curzon in Mayfair on Tuesday evening (January 26).

The hunky actor and his expecting lady joined dame Helen Mirren for the premiere of their new movie, "The Last Station".