Monthly Archives: June 2011

Anglophenia Lists: Five Great British Things Americans Ruined and More

We've done the five great British things Americans ruined. And the the five British celebrity couples we love. Like most of you out there in the cyberverse, we here at Anglophenia are truly addicted to lists. Here's a roundup of our very best ones.

Doctor Who’s Day Roundup: Matt Smith, David Tennant Vie for TVChoice Best Actor Crown

We all love a good awards ceremony, don’t we? Especially when our affections are split between two equally worthy nominees, as they will be at the TVChoice Awards, which take place in London on September 13.

New Animated Graham Chapman Biopic Announced, And Yes, It’s Silly

The history of the Monty Python team is currently undergoing a very thorough excavation for dramatic purposes, as there are not one but two dramatic re-enactments of their working lives in production. BBC Four have commissioned the Life ...

Dawn French’s Diet Tip: Eat Less, Walk More

Dawn French, star of The Vicar of Dibley and French and Saunders and all round British cultural treasure, has been speaking at length about the factors that lead to her recent four-and-a-half stone (that’s 63 pounds) weight loss.

WATCH: The Trailer For ‘Brave’, Pixar’s Scottish Epic

Ah Pixar, you lovely people. First you bring toys to life, then you make cars into people, and now you’ve turned your anthropomorphic attention on the land of my forefathers, the Scottish.

Royal Roundup: William and Kate Rule at Wimbledon

The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge were all smiles when attending Wimbledon earlier this afternoon (June 27).

Five Great Performances From This Year’s Glastonbury

They’re packing the tents up now. The mud has developed a crust, and the tailbacks of cars leaving the site are preposterous.

Warning: Kim Cattrall Is… Secretly British

It seems strange to think that around the time that Kim Cattrall was born in 1956 in Liverpool, a bunch of local kids were thinking about forming the band which would eventually become the Beatles. Not that she’d be around to see ...

Prince Harry: “Pippa? Ha!”

If you watched the Royal Wedding and wondered what it might be like to be Kate Middleton, to have all of that fuss and public support on the biggest day of your life, the news that Prince Harry is officially still on the market, as of ...

My Name Is Bond, Matrimonial Bond

While the rest of the world was distracted by Simon & Cheryl, William & Katie, Beyoncé at Glastonbury, and the final Harry Potter film; two of Britain’s most loved actors have quietly snuck off and got secretly married.