Benedict Cumberbatch Defends Sherlock Holmes’ Sexual Prowess

There is a memorable encounter between the UK branch of Elle magazine and Benedict Cumberbatch currently heading for newsstands, and it seems that, once the main interviewing and photographing duties were all dispensed with, the ...

Snapshot: The Men of the Anglo Fan Favorites Tournament

The 2014 Anglo Fan Favorites Tournament is just around the corner, kicking off on Saturday, November 1. If you’re on pins and needles wondering who’s going to complete the list of 32 contenders, we have compiled the ...

WATCH: Sir Ian McKellen Videobombs George Ezra

We are way past the point at which it is a fresh observation to note that Sir Ian McKellen makes being Sir Ian McKellen look like a LOT of fun. He pops up hither and yon—sometimes with his old mucker Sir Patrick Stewart, sometimes ...

E.L. James Vetoed Eddie Redmayne for ’50 Shades of Grey’

This bit of news might seem a little late in the game, but it’s new to us.

Eddie Redmayne, who is getting praise left and right for his role as Stephen Hawking in The Theory of Everything, had a sit down with Variety.

In Celebration of Dylan Thomas

This week, the world celebrates the centenary of the birth of Dylan Thomas, a poet whose work spoke of universal things and local things, of noble emotions and minor pettiness, of harsh truths and longing sensuality. His is a ...

WATCH: Daniel Radcliffe Raps (Well) on ‘Fallon’

Because we simply can’t get enough of British actors trying their hand at the pop music. Especially if it’s hip hop.

WATCH: Word Play with Benedict Cumberbatch

We’re always itching to know what Benedict Cumberbatch is thinking, and now we get a chance to find out with Elle U.K.’s word play game.

Why Do International Time Zones Start in Greenwich?

Last Sunday (October 26), British clocks went back from British Summer Time to Greenwich Mean Time, restoring the whole country to the internationally unified line from which all time (and distance) is measured: Greenwich Mean Time, ...

WATCH: New ‘Paddington’ Trailer Features Ben Whishaw’s Voice

We had a peek at the first Paddington trailer back in June 2013, but this is the first time we get to hear the Peruvian bear speak. And he’s quite cheeky.

Celebrating Matt Smith on His Birthday in 11 GIFs

Hold on tight people, today is Doctor Who‘s Matt Smith‘s 32nd birthday: