This week in SEAN, Ewan McGregor is knighted in France, James McAvoy is expecting his first child and the latest on Kevin McKidd as Poseidon in the new Percy Jackson film. Saba has all the details from the past week with the Oscar nominations expected later today:

Ewan McGregor at the ‘I Love You Phillip Morris’ premiere + new stills & trailers from ‘The Ghost Writer’ and ‘I Love You Phillip Morris’

The new US trailer for The Ghost Writer featuring Ewan McGregor:
The Ghost Writer’s new U.S. official website is now up, but there’s not much on it yet. A couple of new exclusive photos (via ComingSoon) from the film are below.

A couple of new exclusive photos (via ComingSoon) from the film are below.

Earlier today Ewan McGregor and Jim Carrey were knighted in France in the National Order of Arts and Letters. “At Monday’s ceremony, French Culture Minister Frederic Mitterrand declared, ‘I love you Jim Carrey! I love you Ewan McGregor!’ He added that French moviegoers feel the same.” Thanks so much to Magdaléna for sharing this information with us on our Facebook page.
Ewan and co-star Jim Carrey also attended the premiere of I Love You Phillip Morris at Cinematheque Francaise in Paris, and you can check out photos of them on the red carpet:


The new I Love You Phillip Morris trailer has been unveiled and you can watch it here:


New film stills: Kevin McKidd in ‘Percy Jackson’

There are three new stills featuring Kevin from Percy Jackson & The Olympians. The film is about a teenager who “discovers he’s the descendant of a Greek god and sets out on an adventure to settle an on-going battle between the gods. Based on the book by Rick Riordan.”

James McAvoy interview at ‘The Last Station’ premiere

Below is the interview with James from Tuesday’s UK premiere:

James McAvoy and Anne-Marie Duff expecting first child

James and Anne-Marie’s spokesman, Rupert Fowler announced that they are expecting their first child. James, Helen Mirren, and director Michael Hoffman talked about the news at the London premiere of The Last Station:

“It’s excellent, it feels really great. I’m totally looking forward to being a dad. She looks fantastic. It’s a Mc-Duff adventure,” he said…

Co-star Mirren, who wowed in a purple Lindka Cierach dress, told of her excitement for the couple.

“I’m pleased, it’s fantastic. It’s wonderful news and it couldn’t happen to a greater couple,” she said. “I’ve known Anne-Marie for a long time, long before I knew James. They’re a great, great couple, both unbelievably talented, both extremely nice and hard-working and professional, so it’s going to be a great baby.”

The film’s director Michael Hoffman joined in with the congratulations.

“I’m ecstatic – I’ve known about this for a while and I’ve been sworn to secrecy,” he said.

 [Yahoo! News]

There are some photos of James, Anne-Marie, and Helen Mirren on the red carpet at The Last Station’s London premiere:

Below is an interview from TV Guide with James and Helen Mirren:

Kevin McKidd’s View appearance rescheduled + Kevin McKidd in London

Kevin McKidd’s canceled appearance on The View has now been rescheduled for this Friday, February 5. Thanks to Leanne for the heads up.

According to Kevin McKidd Online, Kevin will be at the New York screening of Percy Jackson on Thursday. Last night, Kevin and other cast members were at the London photo call of Percy Jackson and the Lightning Thief:

Weekly schedule for Late Show with Craig Ferguson

Mo 2/1: Jim Parsons, They Might Be Giants (R 12/11/09)
Tu 2/2: Rosie Perez, Switchfoot (R 1/4/10)
We 2/3: Jason Segel (R 1/8/10)
Th 2/4: Chris Kattan, Tina Brown
Fr 2/5: Claire Danes, Jill Scott

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