Monthly Archives: July 2013

What Are Brits Watching: ‘Casualty’

Every second matters in BBC1’s Casualty.

Writer-Director Richard Curtis Debates Retiring from Directing

Writer-director Richard Curtis, the man behind screen favorites like Love Actually, Bridget Jones’s Diary, Four Weddings and a Funeral and Pirate Radio (just to name a few) is debating retiring from directing. His next film About ...

‘Broadchurch’: The Evolution of Pauline Quirke

When you’re watching Broadchurch over the next few weeks, keep an eye out for this lady above. Unless you’re one of the relatively few American fans of the BBC comedy Birds of a Feather, you may not immediately recognize ...

Royal Roundup: Prince William to Attend Anglesey Show in August

The Duke of Cambridge is scheduled to attend Anglesey Show in the middle August in what will be one of his first public engagements since the birth of his son, Prince George, heir to the British throne. “Anglesey Show is the largest ...

Sing Along with ‘Downton Abbey’

Get ready to warble.

It turns out that the familiar Downton Abbey theme music has lyrics to go along with it.

The Story Of Those Freddie Mercury And Michael Jackson Demos

Unless that noise is my monitor  on the fritz, the internet has been abuzz with rumors of an official, finished release for three songs that Michael Jackson worked on with Freddie Mercury of Queen, in the early 1980s. They would have ...

Now Busy Benedict Is Giving Acting Lessons

Benedict Cumberbatch’s current schedule could put the whirling Tazmanian Devil in the Warner Bros cartoons to shame. However, this didn’t stop him putting a little time aside to teach his friend Katia Elizarova the basics of ...

‘Just Call Me Spider-Man’: New Species Named After Dominic Monaghan

Actor and nature enthusiast Dominic Monaghan encounters numerous multi-legged creatures around the globe on his BBC AMERICA adventure series Wild Things with Dominic Monaghan. But while the show was filming in Laos, a remarkable ...

Royal Roundup: Prince Charles and Duchess of Cornwall Visit Kent

During a recent visit to Kent with Camilla, Duchess of Cornwall, a mother and daughter gave Prince Charles the gift of a Whitstable Oyster Festival t-shirt for his newborn grandson, Prince George, reports BBC. According to Shona ...

‘Doctor Who’s Day Roundup: Matt Smith Considers Moving to America Post-’Who’

Less than a week after they shared the stage at Comic-Con, Matt Smith was on The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson, for a lovely long rambling interview, in which (among other things) he revealed that he’s giving serious ...