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Dream Jobs: An Interview With Stuntman And Actor Damian Mavis

Stuntman and actor Damian Mavis (c) D. Mavis

Stuntman and actor Damian Mavis (c) D. Mavis

It is rather uncommon for someone to be equally active as a stuntman and an actor, but Damian Mavis has plenty of experience in both professions. The Canadian was Bradley Cooper’s stunt double on The Hangover 2, played Tommy Lee Jones’s bodyguard in Mechanic: Resurrection and worked on the hit US TV series Supernatural and Arrow. Damian recently moved back to his native country after spending thirteen years working and living in Thailand, where he built a successful career as a stuntman and actor. Continue reading


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An Interview With Actor Ben Peyton

English actor Ben Peyton

English actor Ben Peyton

Actor Ben Peyton is a huge fan of film, especially the ones that feature Britain’s most famous secret agent. He not only enjoys watching movies, but he’s also involved in the Television and Film business by profession. Ben played PC Ben Hayward in the successful drama series The Bill, Warrant Officer Hill in Steven Spielberg’s Band of Brothers and James Jenson in Emmerdale. The 38-year-old Englishman also works in theatre and is a voiceover artist. Time for a bit of film talk!
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10 Reasons To Go And See Michiel De Ruyter

Cast of Michiel de Ruyter, striking a cool pose (c) Hartvannederland.nl

Cast of Michiel de Ruyter, striking a cool pose (c) Hartvannederland.nl

A Dutch movie about the history of naval hero Michiel de Ruyter… Normally I’m not a big fan of movies made in my home country, but this one is an exception! I loved the look and feel of it, the sets and costumes. What’s more, I was blown away by the performance of the actors. So here are 10 reasons to go and see this Dutch cinematic jewel, whether you’re Dutch or not!
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10 Reasons To Go And See The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 1

Jennifer Lawrence as Katniss Everdeen (c) Billboard.com

Jennifer Lawrence as Katniss Everdeen (c) Billboard.com

The Hunger Games: Mockinjay – Part 1 just blew me away. Watching a movie, without having read the book or the spoilers on the internet, is so much more fun! Below I have listed 10 very good reasons to go and see the 3rd movie of The Hunger Games…

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