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Alex Pettyfer to Shed Clothes – and Become Channing Tatum

Alex Pettyfer to Shed Clothes – and Become Channing Tatum

Originally posted 05/13/2011 10:15AM

Talk about eye candy!

Before he made movies, Channing Tatum made money taking off his clothes – as a male stripper.

He's not ashamed, he's said of his dancing days, so it seems only fitting that his old job is catching up with his current career.

Beastly's Alex Pettyfer, 21, will take it off in a Steven Soderbergh comedy based on an 18-year-old Tatum, according to the Hollywood Reporter.

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Alex Pettyfer Calls Hollywood 'Socially Disgusting' | Alex Pettyfer

Alex Pettyfer Calls Hollywood 'Socially Disgusting'

Originally posted 04/28/2011 08:55AM

Alex Pettyfer isn't making any excuses for his rebellious image in Hollywood. If anything, he's embracing it.

"I've heard I've been called a bad boy, or difficult," the actor, 21, says in a profanity-laced interview with VMAN magazine. "Maybe that's because I don't take any bulls---."

The Beastly star, who used to date Glee's Dianna Agron, calls Los Angeles a "s--- hole," and uses a misogynistic expletive to describe the females who inhabit the city.

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Alex Pettyfer: Hollywood's New Bad Boy?

Alex Pettyfer: Hollywood's New Bad Boy?

Originally posted 02/25/2011 02:30PM

Hot, young and talented – British actor Alex Pettyfer appears to have everything he needs to make it in Hollywood. Including, it seems, an attitude problem, according to some insiders.

The 20-year-old newcomer's star has risen quickly. He has a lead role in the new films I Am Number Four and Beastly, was – until their recent reported split – dating Glee star Dianna Agron and has a slate of movie offers.

That momentum may soon be reversing, however. Pettyfer is "talented, [but] he's just immature [and] opinionated," a source tells PEOPLE. "Let's hope he can pull it together." Adds the source: "Drama surrounds him."

Plus, in the midst of all the bad-boy buzz, Pettyfer didn't help his case by showing up late for Beastly's premiere presented by Candies in Los Angeles Thursday night.

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Have Dianna Agron and Alex Pettyfer Called it Quits? | Dianna Agron

Have Dianna Agron and Alex Pettyfer Called it Quits?

Originally posted 02/22/2011 06:35PM

I Am Number Four's Dianna Agron and Alex Pettyfer appear to have done some division.

According to reports, Agron, who stars as Quinn Fabray on the Fox hit series Glee, moved out of the home the two shared last week.

Considering that Agron, 24, and Pettyfer, 20, never officially confirmed they were together – they dodged engagement rumors while promoting their movie – reports of why they may have split are sketchy.

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Are Dianna Agron and Alex Pettyfer Engaged? | Dianna Agron

Are Dianna Agron and Alex Pettyfer Engaged?

Originally posted 02/03/2011 05:00PM

Dianna Agron and Alex Pettyfer were first romantically linked last summer – and now the Glee star and her British beau may be taking their relationship to the next level.

A source tells PEOPLE that Agron, 24, and Pettyfer, 20, are engaged. "They're very happy about it," adds the source.

Their reps have no comment and the couple – costars in the teen-oriented sci-fi thriller I am Number Four, in theaters Feb. 18 – remain coy about their romance.

When Agron showed up at the I Am Number Four press day wearing a thin diamond band on her left ring finger, she told PEOPLE that her love life is "something I never like speaking [about]," but also shared with reporters that Pettyfer was "great" to work with "because he was so enthusiastic and so determined to give everything he had to this character." She added, "he wasn't a diva, so that was good."

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Dianna Agron's New Guy Alex Pettyfer Charms Her Glee Pals

Dianna Agron's New Guy Alex Pettyfer Charms Her Glee Pals

Originally posted 08/28/2010 02:25PM

Dianna Agron and Alex Pettyfer's relationship is off on the right foot.

Not only did the English-bred actor, 20, wow Agron's Glee costar Jayma Mays with his good looks and personality, but he also bonded with her husband Adam Campbell.

"[Alex] came on set, and my husband was there that day, so we introduced the Brit to the Brit," Mays, 31, told PEOPLE at Entertainment Weekly's Women in Film Pre-Emmy's bash Friday night in West Hollywood. "Brits hang tight. That's how they are."

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