Patrick Stewart’s X-Men wedding

Posted at 7:55 AM, Mar 20, 2013

(CNN) — When Sir Patrick Stewart ties the knot with jazz singer Sunny Ozell, his friend and co-star Sir Ian McKellen is going to do the honors.

McKellen revealed as much on the U.K.’s “Jonathan Ross Show” this weekend, after Ross brought up the fact that McKellen is returning as Magneto in “X-Men: Days of Future Past,” which will also see Stewart reprise his role of Professor X.

,” McKellen said. “I was crying my eyes out.”

While McKellen didn’t reveal what he’s going to wear for Stewart’s wedding, he does know he’s going to be careful not to steal the show.

“Last time, I went with a sort of gown, white, something I bought in India — it was rather fetching,” the actor told Ross. “You musn’t upstage the bride.”

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