David Beckham appeared on the final Parkinson (watch clip), which was seen by 8 million viewers.(BBC)
Becks also appeared on Snoop Dogg‘s E! reality show, Father Hood, last night. They are BFF if you did not know.(NME)
Ahead of his Broadway debut, Daniel Radcliffe has bought a New York penthouse. The price tag? Over $4 million.(Daily Mail)
Rupert Everett compares Hollywood to Al-Qaeda and the Taliban. Tell us something we don’t know, Rupert. (The Times)
The other participants in Hugh Grant‘s infamous public snogfest have been revealed as ex-porn star Shu Qi and actor John Duigan. Duigan dismisses the trio’s “sleazy public threesome” as “just people having fun in a bar.” (Digital Spy)
Helena Bonham Carter and Tim Burton have welcomed their second child, a baby girl.(E!)
Kevin Wicks founded BBCAmerica.com's Anglophenia blog back in 2005 and has been translating British culture for an American audience ever since. While not British himself - he was born and raised in St. Louis, Missouri - he once received inordinate hospitality in London for sharing the name of a dead but beloved EastEnders character. His Anglophilia stems from a high school love of Morrissey, whom he calls his "gateway drug" into British culture.