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ITV Announces Return of Primeval Series 4

ITV has just released details on the fourth series of Primeval, although an exact premiere date has yet to be revealed. Here’s the press release: ITV is proud to announce the return of the critically acclaimed, smash hit adventure series Primeval. Returning to the action and facing an increasing menagerie …

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PHOTOS: Sid at the Doha Tribeca Film Festival

Alexander Siddig is making a habit of attending the Doha Tribeca Film Festival. Last year he was there with Cairo Time, this year he was there with Miral. We have a handful of photos from the red carpet, including two with the cast, producers, and director (that’s Julian Schnabel next …

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Photos, Information About Sid’s Role On Primeval – UPDATED

Alexander Siddig is currently working on Primeval, the ITV sci-fi series that’s filming two seasons back-to-back in Ireland. Information about his role has been sketchy, but the new issue of SFX magazine provides a little more insight into Philip Burton: With most of the main characters stuck in the Mesozoic …

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Sid To Attend Abu Dhabi Film Festival for ‘Miral’

Alexander Siddig is confirmed to attend the gala presentation of Julian Schnabel’s new film Miral at the Abu Dhabi Film Festival on October 21. Sid plays the father of Frieda Pinto’s character in this sweeping multigenerational saga of four Arab women living under Israeli occupation, which created a lot of …

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VIDEO: My Sweet Prince – A Dangerous Man Remix

Some of you have probably already seen this, but it seemed like a good time to share it here. Sid saw it over the weekend and was impressed by the ability to create a “new” movie out of previously shot footage. “A bit melodramatic, perhaps,” he said, but “beautifully made.” …

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A Word About Cricket

Mel’s Note: This is in response to some of the cricket comments and questions on Sid’s previous letter. He once tried to explain cricket to me, while we were watching a game on the telly and with plenty of props. I’m still lost. It’s quite hard to find any overt …

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Recipes Section Added

Based on the response to Sid’s most recent letter, we’ve added a recipe section to the website. We’re still working out the kinks with this particular feature, but do have a recipe from Sid to get us started.

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Sid Talks About His Chemistry With Patricia Clarkson

The New York Observer had a chance to talk with Alexander Siddig about working with Patricia Clarkson in Cairo Time, and came away charmed by the man himself. The chemistry you have with Patricia Clarkson in the film is so incredible. Had you known her before Cairo Time? I knew …

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Cairo Time Reviews (US)

Cairo Time opened in limited release in the United States on Friday, and the reviews have been rolling in. Here are some excerpts: The New York Times [Patricia Clarkson] and Mr. Siddig, tall and courtly with a gently ironical glint in his eyes, are a fine match — both subtle, …

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