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Bidoun Magazine Interviews Alexander Siddig

In perhaps the most revealing interview ever published, Bidoun Magazine‘s Jamal Mahjoub talked to Alexander Siddig about his childhood, becoming an actor, how September 11 changed him as a person and as an actor, and more. AS: … But then go back to the Kingdom of Heaven, for example, which …

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VIDEO: ‘Cairo Time’ Trailer

The trailer for Cairo Time has been released and it is stunning! Take a look: In Theatres October 9th – Juliette (Patricia Clarkson), a fashion magazine editor in her 50s, travels to Cairo to meet her husband, Mark (Tom McCamus), a UN official working in Gaza, for a three week …

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Barnaby Edwards on Getting Sid for ‘Phantom’

Leslie McMurty of TTZ interviewed Big Finish head honcho Barnaby Edwards recently, discussing his audio plays of Dr. Who and The Phantom of the Opera. Here’s what Barnaby had to say about working with Sid in Phantom: What a coup to get Alexander Siddig as the Persian. Was he your …

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‘The Boundary’ Excerpt

A Sidster found this 2 minute clip from The Boundary on YouTube, giving us a glimpse of the powerful short film’s subject as well as Sid’s performance:

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Sid Books Roles in “Titans”, “Miral”

We’re pleased to announce Sid’s latest projects, an epic mythological adventure and an independent film set in Isreal. We can confirm that Sid will appear as Hermes in the new version of Clash of Titans, co-starring Liam Neeson (who also appeared in Kingdom of Heaven) as Zeus and Ralph Fiennes …

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Sid to Participate in Syriana Q&A

Sid will participate in a screening of Syriana, followed by a Q&A, for the King’s College London Arabic Society on March 19th. Full details to come, but here is the “save the date” announcement: The King’s College London Arabic Society is pleased to announce that we will be hosting a …

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Variety Reviews “Espion(s)”

Variety has posted their review of Espion(s), the French espionage thriller Sid filmed last year. WARNING: Spoilers! Spy(ies) Espion(s) (France) By JORDAN MINTZER A Mars Distribution release of a the Film, Studio 37, Mars Films, France 2 Cinema production, with participation of Canal Plus, CineCinema. (International sales: Studio 37/Kinology, Paris.) Produced …

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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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