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Seasoned to Perfection: Veteran Stars Thrill with New Projects

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The old Hollywood cliché is that audiences love their stars young. But during a time in which 50 is the new 30, 70 has become the new 50 as evidenced by the growing number of veteran (make that extremely veteran) actors and actresses who are not only working, but thriving in exciting new projects. After all, what would Downton Abbey be without Dame Maggie Smith’s Dowager Countess? What would the X-Men be without the leadership of Sir Patrick Stewart’s Professor X leading the team against Sir Ian McKellan’s Magneto? So if, like us, you believe that the legends of our greatest performers loom larger with age, you’ll be thrilled to see all the great works coming from these beloved stars:…

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