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Karen Gillan Poses in Front of Own ‘Selfie’ Billboard

Doctor Who’s Karen Gillan spotted a billboard of herself starring in the new show Selfie, and like anyone else would, she stopped to take a snap.

Complete Guide to Streaming 'Doctor Who'

So, as you’ll no doubt be aware, Doctor Who returns this weekend, with the premiere of Season 8 on BBC America on Saturday, August 23 at 8/7 central. But while the first adventure of a new Doctor always serves as the best ...

Slight Hiccup with ‘Downton Abbey’ Photo

Nobody likes a know-it-all, but this little hiccup is hard to ignore.

ITV recently released a photo of Downton Abbey’s Robert Crawley, Earl of Grantham (Hugh Bonneville) and Lady Edith Crawley (Laura Carmichael) posing in front of a fireplace, promoting the forthcoming fifth season, premiering in the ...

WATCH: A “Monstrous” Spider Gatecrashes BBC Scotland Newscast

BBC Scotland anchor Graham Stewart was presenting during a morning news bulletin, but the cameraman was distracted by a spider, reports the U.K. Independent.

10 British Things About Sioux Falls and South Dakota

Sioux Falls, South Dakota, has a number of organizations embracing British life and culture ranging from sports, history and music. Oh, but why limit ourselves to just one city, we’ve gone ahead and taken a spin around all of ...

WATCH: The U.K.’s Answer to Chippendales Strip Down for Charity Car Wash

Dan Osborne, 23, who has gained fame from his role on the reality show The Only Way is Essex (TOWIE), has landed a new gig with the British male dance group the Dreamboys, the equivalent of the American Chippendales.

Snapshot: 15 Photos of British Tattoos

Tattoos have been a form of creative expression in Great Britain going back to as early as 1862 when the Prince of Wales, later King Edward VII (Queen Victoria‘s son), started a fad with his first tattoo being a Jerusalem cross. ...

British Teen Creates Time-Lapse Video Spanning Seven Years

Hugo Cornellier was a very ambitious tween, coming up with the concept to take a photo of himself every day, beginning at the age of 12, with the intent to create a time-lapse video, reports Express U.K.

Exclusive Clip: Acorn TV to Air Final Three Episodes of ‘Poirot’

The detective series Poirot, starring David Suchet as Agatha Christie‘s Belgian sleuth, comes to an end after a 25-year run with the first of the final three episodes airing tonight (August 11) on Acorn TV.

Brit Binge Watching: Five Time-Honored Comedies Available to View Online

Brit Binge runs the gamut with suggestions on British programming, we can view online, like detective series, science fiction programs, and nature documentaries. On the flip side, we may highlight popular TV programs in the U.S.