WANTED: Elocution Lessons; MAX IN TRAINING TO BECOME FILM STAR

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Since The Wanted said they were splitting, there have been plenty of rumours flying around about what the boys will get up to when they go their separate ways.

But Max George getting elocution lessons wasn't one of them. The born and bred Manc is hoping to break into the movies but there's a major problem.

Hollywood bigwigs can't understand him.

So it seems that Max is now going round reciting "the rain in Spain stays mainly in the plain" as part of his accent overhaul to land some roles.

Max, 25, revealed: "I'm having elocution lessons, since they can't understand me in casting interviews. I had an acting role lined up but the filming clashed with The Wanted tour so it didn't happen in the end."

And it looks like the speech lessons are paying off.

He added: "I'm hoping people can see something new from me next month but I don't want to say too much in case I shoot myself in the foot with it. I am looking to relocate to LA but not just yet. …