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Ben Stiller says he's not giving up acting for directing

3 January 2014 Last updated at 11:04 GMT

Actor Ben Stiller has quashed rumours that he is quitting acting in favour of directing movies.

The 48-year-old star says he does want to focus more on directing, but still loves acting and has no plans to give that up.

He and co-star Kristen Wigg were talking ahead of the UK release of their new movie The Secret Life of Walter Mitty.

They were talking to Newsbeat's entertainment reporter Chi Chi Izundu.

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