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Mel started a fan site for Siddig in 1996, as a way to learn HTML and to promote his charitable endeavors. In 1998, he proposed that it become his official fan site; she quickly agreed and a long-distance friendship was born. You can reach Mel at mel[at]sidcity[dot]net.

Sid at the International Film Festival of Marrakech

Yasmine, an intern who was responsible for the British Delegation of the International Marrakech Film Festival, shared her experience with us: Alexander was a member of the British Delegation of the International Marrakech Film Festival 2008 which consisted of Adam Ladbury, Andy Serkis, Antonia Bird, Benedict Cumberbatch, Brian Cox, Camilla …

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Watch the Trailer for ‘Espion(s)’

Studio 37 has released the trailer and official synopsis for Espion(s), due out in France January 28, 2009. Watch the trailer (mostly in French) here. Official Synopsis Two years after his worldwide critical and box office success of Tell No One ($33M US- world, $6,5M US- US), Guillaume Canet returns …

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Final Fundraiser Tally Announced

The 2008 SidCity.net Fundraiser, benefiting The Lost Boys Fund, raised a final tally of $1,117.16 via eBay auctions and private donations (thanks T.D. and J.W.!). The donation has been made to Palo Cristi Presbyterian Church which administers the fund. Thanks again to all who participated, whether by donating items for …

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Sid on Merlin – Preview

Here’s a sneak peek at Sid’s guest turn on the BBC’s Merlin, airing in the UK November 22: We look forward to hearing a report from our UK members who get to see this episode! US fans, remember that Merlin is scheduled to air as a miniseries on NBC in …

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2008 Fundraiser Is Live!

The SidCity.net 2008 Fundraiser is live! We have 30 items posted on eBay, waiting for your bid! The annual SidCity.net fundraiser, benefiting The Lost Boys College Fund, begins November 5, 2008, on eBay.com. Items up for bid include a 10-minute phone call with actor Alexander Siddig, signed items from Doomsday, …

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2008 Fundraiser Begins November 5

The annual SidCity.net fundraiser, benefiting The Lost Boys College Fund, begins November 5, 2008, on eBay.com. Items up for bid include a 10-minute phone call with actor Alexander Siddig, signed items from Doomsday, Syriana, 24, Star Trek and more. SidCity.net, the official fansite for Alexander Siddig, hosts an annual fundraiser …

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Sid Guests Stars in BBC’s ‘Merlin’

It’s been officially announced that Sid will guest star in an episode of the BBC series Merlin, airing Saturday, November 22 at 7PM GMT on BBC One. He plays Kanan, a villain who threatens Merlin’s village. Here’s the press release: Merlin, Arthur, Morgana and Gwen join forces to save Merlin’s …

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‘The Boundary’ to Screen at Miami Festival

The Boundary will screen at the Miami Short Film Festival on Friday, November 21 – which also happens to be Sid’s birthday. The film is included as part of the “There Will Always Be Blood: Ties That Bind” program, featuring five short films centered around the theme of families. The …

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Time Names ‘Syriana’ Top 10 CIA Movie

Time Magazine recently posted their Top 10 CIA Movies, and Syriana made the cut. Check out what they have to say about the film and Sid: With its crosscutting, interconnected story lines, Syriana is essentially Traffic with oil instead of drugs. There’s a direct connection, as writer-director Stephen Gaghan also …

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“The Boundary” Producer Interviewed

altmuslim interviewed Muslim comedian Azhar Usman about, among other things, his role as producer for “The Boundary”: You’re now branching out a little bit from comedy into filmmaking, and there is a trailer on the Net for your film called “The Boundary”. Can you tell us a little bit about …

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