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Ben Barnes Premieres 'The Words' at Sundance

Ben Barnes attends the premiere of his film The Words during the 2012 Sundance Film Festival on Friday (January 27) in Park City, Utah.

The 30-year-old actor attended a portrait session with his castmates Zoe Saldana, Bradley Cooper, and Dennis Quaid the day before. Later that evening, he attended a dinner hosted by Acura.

Inside the dinner, Ben was seen mingling among the various tables and even jumping into the Acura Super Car, which will be featured in the upcoming film, Marvel’s The Avengers and joking about driving off with it.

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Ben Barnes: 'Matilda the Musical' Night!

Ben Barnes checks out a performance of the sure-to-be-a-hit Matilda The Musical held at London’s Cambridge Theatre on Thursday (November 24).

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The 30-year-old British actor enjoyed Roald Dahl‘s much-loved story on stage, which was written by Dennis Kelly with score and lyrics by award-winning musician and comedian Tim Minchin.

Check out more about the show at MatildaTheMusical.com!

FYI: Ben was recently cast as Thomas in the film The Seventh Son, an adaptation of the book “The Spook’s Apprentice.” Production is scheduled to kick off March 2012.

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Ben Barnes & Karl Urban Sign on for 'Overdrive'

Ben Barnes is teaming up with Karl Urban for the upcoming action flick, Overdrive.

The two actors will play car-thief brothers “who find more trouble than they are looking for in the south of France,” THR reports.

Game of ThronesEmilia Clarke is reportedly in negotiations for the female lead, while Alex Pettyfer and Garrett Hedlund were previously each attached to the project during development.

Ben can next be seen in The Wedding and The Words, while Karl will appear in the Star Trek sequel.

Olivia Wilde & Ben Barnes Join 'The Words'

Olivia Wilde and Ben Barnes have joined the cast of the upcoming dramatic thriller The Words.

The 27-year-old Cowboys & Aliens actress and 29-year-old Narnia actor will join Bradley Cooper, J.K. Simmons, Jeremy Irons, Zoe Saldana, and Dennis Quaid, Variety reports.

The Words tells the story of a successful writer who steals another man’s work and finds that he must pay a price for his crime.

FYI: Olivia is teaming up again with Brian Klugman and Lee Sternthal, who are making their directorial debut in the project. Brian and Lee wrote Tron: Legacy!

Ben Barnes: 'Killing Bono' Premiere!

Ben Barnes and co-star Robert Sheehan hit the premiere of their new film, Killing Bono, on Monday (March 28) at Ruby Blue in London, England.

The two star as Neil and Ivan McCormick, brothers who “attempt to become global rock stars but can only look on as old school friends U2 become the biggest band in the world.”

The comedy, based on the memoir Killing Bono: I Was Bono’s Doppelganger, hits theaters in the UK on April 1!

10+ pictures inside of Ben Barnes premiering Killing Bono

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Ben Barnes: 'Chronicles of Narnia' UK Premiere!

Ben Barnes hits the red carpet for the premiere of his flick The Chronicles of Narnia: Voyage of the Dawn Treader at the Odeon Leicester Square on Tuesday (November 30) in London.

The 29-year-old actor changed from his Emporio Armani tux into a more casual suit for the after-party held at Sanderson Hotel following the film screening.

Ben was joined by his co-star Georgie Henley, who plays Lucy Pevensie in the film. Head on over to Just Jared Jr to see our chat with the young star!

Voyage of the Dawn Treader opens in theaters everywhere on December 10th!

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Why Are British Celebs Donning Red Flower Pins?

They’re on the red carpets and worn by stars like Daniel Radcliffe, Emma Watson, and Rupert Grint. So what exactly are those red pins?

Turns out they’re red poppies and not necessarily the latest fashion accessory!

Instead, it’s tradition to wear the pins to commemorate Remembrance Day (or Veterans Day as it’s known in the United States) in Britain, Canada, Australia, and other countries with ties to Queen Elizabeth.

Check out other celebs like Cheryl Cole, Ben Barnes, and J.K. Rowling proudly wearing the pins!

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