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Life is More Precious Than Dignity Trailer: The Children Act!

A high court judge, whose husband is about to embark upon an affair, is called upon to rule in the case of a seventeen-year-old boy with leukemia who refuses a blood transfusion as a member of Jehovah’s Witnesses.

The Children Act premieres on September 14th.

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Hopkins and McKellen Together For The First time For Starz’s The Dresser!

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Production has begun on the Starz/BBC Co-Production of The Dresser – one of the great plays about life in the theater. The Dresser stars, Anthony Hopkins and Ian McKellen, are working together for the first time.

The Dresser takes place during one night during WWII. Bombs are falling but a certain theater company is anxious for another reason. They are putting on King Lear and Sir, the actor/manager who is playing Lear, is nowhere to be found! It falls to his dresser, Norman, to find him and get him ready before curtain.

No premiere date has been set at present. for more, follow the jump.

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