Saba I. brings us news from Gerard Butler’s new movies, Ewan McGregor in Toronto, Angus Macfadyen in LA, Henry Ian Cusick as Charles Darwin and more, in her new regular feature “This week in Scottish Entertainment /Actor News”.
Photos of Gerard Butler in Law Abiding Citizen and Gamer clip
Ewan McGregor confirmed attendee for TIFF
We now have official word that Ewan will attend the Toronto International Film Festival to promote The Men Who Stare At Goats. His co-star George Clooney is also scheduled to attend the festival. The festival will run from September 10 to September 19.
Kevin McKidd cast in Modern Warfare 2
Kevin McKidd has signed on for Infinity Ward’s next Call of Duty game. Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2 is predicted to be the best-selling console game of all time. The news of Kevin McKidd’s involvement with “final voice work” for the game was announced via Infinity Ward director of communications Robert Bowling’s Twitter. McKidd was also the voice of Jezz Torrent in Grand Theft Auto: Vice City.
Photos of Henry Ian Cusick as Charles Darwin
Update on Angus Macfadyen’s Medea
Annette Bening will star alongside Scottish actor Angus Macfadyen in the world premiere production of Medea. Angus Macfadyen will play Jason while Bening will play his ex-lover, Medea. The show will run at UCLA Live’s Freud Playhouse from September 18 to October 18. Opening night is September 23 and tickets are on sale at www.uclalive.org and at the UCLA Central Ticket Office (310-825-2101), and at all Ticketmaster outlets. You can check out the UCLA Live website for more information.
Weekly schedule for Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson
Mo 8/24: Marion Cotillard, Michael Musto (R 6/22/09)
Tu 8/25: Eric Idle (R 7/6/09)
We 8/26: Holly Hunter, Camera Obscura (R 6/15/09)
Th 8/27: Jeff Foxworthy, Gavin DeGraw (R 6/16/09)
Fr 8/28: Selma Blair, Connie Schultz (R 7/13/09)