Author Archives: Brigid Brown

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Five Science Fiction Programs You Can View Online

Comic-Con International: San Diego, July 24 to 27, is in full swing with some amazing highlights already like Benedict Cumberbatch‘s debut at the fan-filled festival and live Tweeting from our end with real-time updates. The ...

Scottish Love Note Found in WWI Kilt

If you think dating is hard now, imagine what it was like during wartime in the early 1900s.

Of course, people had other things on their mind during WWI, but at the same time, some romance provided hope for the future.

10 British Things About Boulder, CO

While there’s plenty to do, indoor and outdoor, in Boulder, CO, local Whovians made their own fun taking over this road sign. For the more buttoned-up Anglophile, the University of Colorado, Boulder, has a British Studies Center, ...

Helen Mirren on Her “Secret” Royal Military Workout

Helen Mirren, 68, has got it, and she’s sharing her secret on how she stays in shape, reports Yahoo! Celebrity.

Snapshot: 13 Photos of English Bulldogs

Hot diggity, today is National Hot Dog Day. It’s not a bad reason to head out to your nearest vendor and grab a dog, or celebrate the delicious treat by indulging at home.

Conan O’Brien Pays Tribute to Gary Oldman

Gary Oldman (The Dark Knight Rises, Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy) swung by Conan O’Brien’s late-night show Conan, and how was he welcomed: with a montage of some of his best on-screen death scenes.

A British Man Puzzles the Royal Mail Postal Service

James Addison, a graphic designer, was so impressed by the postman in his hometown of Buckinghamshire, England, based on the mail carrier’s ability to deliver to ten homes in less than two minutes, that Addison took it upon ...

First Look: ‘The Imitation Game’ Trailer

Benedict Cumberbatch (Sherlock, Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy) takes on the tragic, yet inspiring role of British mathematician Alan Turing in the biopic film The Imitation Game, and Weinstein Company has provided a first look with a ...

WATCH: Miranda Hart Announces New Book in Home Video

Actress, comedienne and author Miranda Hart (Call the Midwife, Miranda) is at it again, working on her second book out in October, reports the U.K. Telegraph.

The Queen’s Guard Performs 'Game of Thrones'

The Queen’s Guard follows a strict protocol: no speaking, no smiling—okay, maybe giggling as seen here—but pretty much no engaging with the public. With that said, we’re guessing the regal band received approval to perform the ...