, if he had gone to Oxford or Cambridge, would certainly have been a Master of Arts.
From left: Sir Ian McKellan at that famous address and a few of the Holmes boys: Peter Cushing
, Rupert Everett, Jeremy Brett, Sir Christopher Lee and, main image, Benedict Cumberbatch who stars in a new adventure on New Year's Day
"I was invited along, and interviewed about working on this film, and Dr Who and the Daleks and Peter Cushing
Q Were you tapping your inner Peter Cushing
in this movie?
This was coupled with a B film called The Hellfire Club starring Keith Michell, Adrienne Corri and almost inevitably, Peter Cushing
. Jason played by Michell returns to his ancestral home to reclaim his birthright but finds his way blocked by his evil cousin Thomas (Peter Arne).
Before Alec Guinness was cast as Obi-Wan Kenobi, George Lucas briefly considered using Peter Cushing
, who plays Grand Moff Tarkin.
A show insider said: "Steven wanted to stamp his own mark on the exterior as well as the interior, and he's a big fan of the Peter Cushing
movie, so re-added the logo."
The star is known for his spine-chilling performances opposite Peter Cushing
in the Hammer Horror movies.
Known for his bloodcurdling performances opposite Peter Cushing
in the Hammer Horror movies, he is one of the most prolific screen actors ever, appearing in more than 250 film and television productions.
The British outfit spawned a series of box-office hits starring Christopher Lee and Peter Cushing
, including Dracula, The Curse Of Frankenstein, Blood From The Mummy's Tomb and The Devil Rides Out.
But now the taxman is sinking his teeth into horror film legend Peter Cushing
...beyond the grave.
and his brother Harry Cushing appeared in separate docks at the same time at Newcastle Crown Court to face burglary charges.