Monthly Archives: July 2012

Photos: Kate Middleton Voted Best Dressed by ‘Vanity Fair’

Kate Middleton, the Duchess of Cambridge, has been awarded the top spot for the third year in a row as Vanity Fair’s number one Best Dressed. Her brother-in-law Prince Harry made an appearance on the list as well.

Missy Franklin, Olympic Gold Medalist and Anglophile (And We Have Photo Proof)

It’s always encouraging when you discover that someone you admire also shares one of your passions (see Shonda Rhimes‘ love for Doctor Who.) But we were stoked last night (July 30) when we learned, during NBC’s …

Photos: British Royal Zara Phillips Wins Olympic Silver Medal

Equestrian Zara Phillips, the Queen’s granddaughter and cousin to Princes William and Harry, has become the first member of the immediate British royal family to win an Olympic medal today (July 31). She received silver as part of …

Russell Brand On Community Service And The London Games

There are times when it feels as if the thoughts of Russell Brand – about anything at all – are the last thing anyone needs right now. Having weathered his hot moment from sex-addicted popinjay of stand-up to painfully generic …

007: Licensed To Smell (Plus Full ‘Skyfall’ Trailer)

The link-up between certain key figures in entertainment and perfume manufacturers shouldn’t work as well as it does. It’s fine if you’re the brand-holder of Britney Spears inc.

Photos: British Men’s Gymnastics Team Wins Bronze

360° Views: 10 Famous Streets in London

With the 2012 Games putting a spotlight on London, let’s take a look at 10 Famous Streets in London and what they have to offer. Click on the arrows in the left corner of the interactive photos below to view 360 degree angles.

The Brit List: Five Alternative Sources Of Paul McCartney

Let’s face facts, Sir Paul McCartney – national treasure that he is, global unificator, former Beatle, former Wing, and generally energetic and breezy presence at the rock ‘n’ roll tea party – is not going to last …

Watch: UK BBC’s First Trailer For ‘Merlin’ Season 5

It’s going to be a fun fall this year, what with Doctor Who Series 7 on the way, and then a whole series (No.5) of Merlin to follow.

The London Games Opening Ceremony: Recap

Note: please don’t read this unless you’re sure you don’t want to see the opening ceremony in full, we’d hate to ruin the surprises in store.