Monthly Archives: March 2010

Matt Smith, Is That a Sonic Screwdriver in Your Pocket?

This is why the Doctor travels by TARDIS: Heathrow Airport security stopped new Doctor Who star Matt Smith, thinking his sonic screwdriver prop was a weapon. The Sun‘s source says, “Matt was very polite and explained what …

I Wanna See Susan Boyle’s Rage!

Could Susan Boyle become the frontwoman for…Rage Against the Machine?

Watch: AbFab’s Joanna Lumley Fights Back Against Government “Smear Campaign”

Absolutely Fabulous star Joanna Lumley is mad as hell, and rightfully so, after a UK defense minister criticized her campaign to secure UK settlement rights for Gurkhas, Nepalese soldiers who fought for the British Army.

Carey Mulligan, Not Keira Knightley, To Play My Fair Lady

Carey Mulligan is taking that whole “new Audrey Hepburn” label quite literally: she’ll star in the remake of My Fair Lady, according to her An Education co-star Emma Thompson. I’m sure the talented Ms.

News Trickling Out on U.S. Version of Skins

AfterElton has nabbed some casting sides of the MTV version of Skins and says the show will maintain the edginess (and gay-friendliness) of the original. “Based on those sides, AfterElton can report that Skins USA does feature a …

David Letterman Rips Jamie Oliver’s U.S. Healthy-Eating Crusade

After Jamie Oliver got his ass handed to him by a bunch of lunch ladies on his new ABC show, Jamie Oliver’s Food Revolution, even David Letterman is criticizing the celeb chef’s healthy eating crusade here in the U.S.

Madonna: Her “Madgesty” Reclaims Her British Throne

Oh, you thought you’d gotten rid of her after the Guy Ritchie divorce? Think again, London: Madonna is Britain-bound.

No Olivier for Keira Knightley – But She Looked Fabulous

This year’s Olivier Awards – the UK’s equivalent to the Tonys – were given out last night, and Rachel Weisz, as expected, won Best Actress in a Play for playing Blanche DuBois in A Streetcar Named Desire. Tony …

BBC’s Lyse Doucet Honored with Prestigious David Bloom Award

BBC News correspondent Lyse Doucet has been awarded the prestigious David Bloom Award for this gripping report on maternal mortality in Afghanistan, Where Giving Life is a Death Sentence. The announcement was made Wednesday, March 17, …

Daily Mail Columnist Asks, “Do Women Hate Kate Winslet?”

Mischievous Daily Mail columnist Flic Everett (nice name) suggests Kate Winslet‘s marital problems have elicited schadenfreude from fellow women. “When Jennifer Aniston‘s latest love affair imploded, millions of women …