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WATCH: British Dad’s “Terrible” Gifts Backfire in a Good Way

Tim Cocker, a British presenter from Manchester, England, attempted to a pull a fast one on his young children, wrapping up a banana and an onion as early Christmas presents. He felt like the Christmas gift giving might be ...

Snapshot: Anglophenia 2014 in Photos

It was quite a snaptastic year in Anglophenia-land, British celebs mastered the selfie, the Royals had some fun with photobombing, and we did some armchair traveling, exploring parts of the U.K. through photos.

WATCH: Hiddleston Sings Out a Christmas Wish

Tom Hiddleston teams up with Nashville singer Rodney Crowell—and Hiddelston’s bestie Mono the wonder dog—to send out a Christmas wish.

WATCH: Most of the Gang Returns in ‘The Second Best Marigold Hotel’ Trailer

The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel for the Elderly and Beautiful was such a success; the innkeeper Sonny (Dev Patel) has his sights set on a second venture.

WATCH: Christian Bale Stars in Terrence Malick’s ‘Knight of Cups’ Trailer

Welsh actor Christian Bale (American Hustle) stars in Terrence Malick’s (Tree of Life) trippy Knight of Cups, opposite Cate Blanchett (Blue Jasmine) and Natalie Portman (Thor).

Prince George's Christmas Portraits

It can be difficult getting a lil’ one to sit still for a photograph, but Prince George appears to be a natural. The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge, Prince William and Catherine, have released three official Christmas pictures of ...

WATCH: Stephen Colbert Interviews ‘The Hobbit’s Smaug

Comedy Central’s Stephen Colbert, a life-long fan of J.R.R.

WATCH: Host Martin Freeman Gets His Dance On in ‘Saturday Night Live’ Teaser

Sherlock’s Martin Freeman is stepping out of his comfort zone and into sketch comedy, hosting Saturday Night Live this weekend on December 13.

WATCH: Ricky Gervais Swaps Lips with Jimmy Fallon on ‘Tonight Show’

British actor and comedian Ricky Gervais swung by the The Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon to … well, we’re assuming he was there to talk about an upcoming project, but it turned into a sort of mash-up.

BBC-Themed Amusement Park Planned for 2020

Is it too early to start queuing up? BBC Worldwide has confirmed a studio theme park development agreement with the London Paramount Entertainment Resort, reports BBC News.