Author Archives: Brigid Brown

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Snapshot: Matthew Macfadyen Turns 40

Ripper Street‘s Matthew Macfadyen is entering a new phase in his life … he’s turning 40 today (October 17). We’re looking forward to what this next decade brings, but his 30s weren’t anything to sneeze at ...

Benedict Cumberbatch Working on Top Secret BBC Program

Stop the presses: a photo of Sherlock’s Benedict Cumberbatch with a cryptic message has appeared on BBC One’s Facebook and Twitter pages.

‘Merlin’s Colin Morgan Set to Star in AMC Program ‘Humans’

Colin Morgan (Merlin) is making his way back to U.S. television, starring in the remake of the Swedish sci-fi drama Real Humans.

Martin Freeman Gets the Giggles

Sherlock’s Martin Freeman, and his co-star and real life partner Amanda Abbington, sat down with British illusionist Derren Brown for some sleight of hand.

Mrs. Clooney’s Wedding Dress Top Request, Plus Five Other British Bridal Looks

British barrister Amal Alamuddin, officially Mrs. Clooney since marrying American actor George Clooney, is making waves in the media, the courtroom, and now on the runways.

WATCH: Welsh Man Starts an Online Campaign #FindMySisterABoyfriend

This sounds like the making of a romantic comedy: a young man found himself a girlfriend, and like people in love do, he wanted his sister to have a similar experience.

WATCH: Tom Wilkinson Stars in ‘Felony’ Clip

English actor Tom Wilkinson (The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel) stars in the Australian thriller Felony, written by Joel Edgerton, who also stars in the film.

Anglo-Kitchen Taste Test: The Scottish Dish Haggis

When the name haggis comes up in conversation, or in Anglophenia posts, people seem to shy away, but really, if you like sausage or meatloaf, it’s not that scary. The Scottish delicacy is cooked in a casing made out of the ...

Brit Binge Watching: Five Hugh Grant Romantic Comedies Available Online

Hugh Grant‘s new rom-com The Rewrite has already hit U.K.

WATCH: Benedict Cumberbatch Has Fanboy Moment on Red Carpet

RadioTimes caught up with The Imitation Game star Benedict Cumberbatch to talk about the biopic’s central character Alan Turing, British mathematician, being a hero for young people.