Monthly Archives: February 2011

WATCH: ‘King’s Speech’ Scribe Weighs in on William and Kate

The King’s Speech screenwriter David Seidler thinks Prince William and Kate Middleton can look to the marriage between George VI and the Queen Mother as a source of inspiration. He’s one of a growing number of people who take this …

Royal Wedding Fever Hits Ohio: Black Tie Optional, Tiaras Encouraged

As she plans her royal wedding party, Kathleen Kern of Cincinnati, Ohio can’t quite decide on one crucial aspect. Should she hire actors to play Prince William and Kate Middleton?

Ewan McGregor Set for ‘Jack the Giant Killer’?

With blogosphere tongues still wagging over the British Invasion that’s currently taking over Hollywood, Bryan Singer‘s forthcoming fantasy drama, Jack the Giant Killer, is somewhat following suit.

Royal Roundup: Kate is ‘The Lady in Red’ for St. Andrews Visit

Kate Middleton was a lady in red for her visit with Prince William Friday (February 25) to the University of St. Andrews. The two began their romance at the university 10 years ago.

Daniel Radcliffe Dons Dancing Shoes in Broadway Return

Now that the Harry Potter films have officially wrapped, Daniel Radcliffe has shifted his sights from Hogwarts to Broadway. The 21-year-old London-born actor, who first took to the New York City stage for 2008’s Equus, is gearing …

UPDATED: British Fashion Designer John Galliano Arrested in Paris

UPDATED: BBC News is reporting that Christian Dior has suspended John Galliano after his arrest for allegedly assaulting and verbally abusing a couple in a Paris bar. "Police briefly detained Mr. Galliano on Thursday night after the couple accused him of making anti-Semitic remarks. He also allegedly traded slaps with them."

WATCH: Colin Firth, Other British Oscar Hopefuls Have Their Say

Colin Firth in ‘The King’s Speech’ The British presence at this year’s Academy Awards is formidable. According to the UK Film Council, British talent has secured 33 nominations — and Britain is …

Today’s UK Twitter Trends (Feb 25): Huey Morgan, Adam Matthews

What’s trending on Twitter in the UK today? Huey Morgan bids farewell to his Radio 6 hosting duties while Glasgow Celtic recruits Adam Matthews!

‘Little Britain’ Star Matt Lucas Joins West End’s ‘Les Miserables’

Matt Lucas might be best known for his side-splitting characters on BBC comedies like Little Britain and Come Fly with Me, but the 36-year-old English comedian’s talents reach far, far beyond television.

Ricky Gervais Writes an Oscar Opener for Franco and Hathaway

That big meanie Ricky Gervais made a lot of Hollywood types upset with his scurrilous jibes at the Golden Globes back in January. But ho no, my friends. He's not done.