Author Archives: Erin Janosik

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Frankenstein Day: 10 Ways to Celebrate 195 Years of Mary Shelley’s Classic Novel

Today, on the birthday of Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley, we celebrate Frankenstein Day. Shelley authored the classic gothic romance novel Frankenstein; or, the Modern Prometheus, which was written during the year without a summer (1816) ...

Memorize the Last 1000 Years of Monarchs with a Song

Since the announcement of the royal birth, line of succession to the throne has been in the limelight. (At the center of focus was the change in succession laws, which now states that an older girl cannot be dropped down in line to the ...

Olivia Colman, Vanessa Redgrave Filming ‘The Thirteenth Tale’ in Yorkshire

BBC Drama The Thirteenth Tale is currently filming at the Burton Agnes Hall, an Elizabethan house in Driffield, Yorkshire, reports Radio Times. The film, based on Diane Setterfield’s 2006 Gothic novel of the same name, is set to star ...

WATCH: Daniel Radcliffe in ‘Kill Your Darlings’ Teaser

A recently-released 30 second teaser for Kill Your Darlings provides a first glance at former Harry Potter star Daniel Radcliffe playing Beatnik Allen Ginsberg. The film looks at the lives of Ginsberg and his friends during the early ...

Royal Roundup: Prince Charles Visits Far North Scotland While On Holiday

While staying at the Castle of Mey on Caithness Coast, Prince Charles recently visited Reid’s Bakery in Thurso, where he attempted to make strawberry tarts. Prince Charles, whom is known as Duke of Rothesay when he visits Scotland ...

Dreamboys: A Punk Band with Peter Capaldi and Craig Ferguson

After the announcement on Sunday evening that Peter Capaldi would be playing the Twelfth Doctor in Doctor Who, Chris Hardwick was quick to mention the fun fact that Capaldi once played in a punk band with fellow Scot and Late Late Show ...

WATCH: Peter Capaldi’s Oscar-Winning ‘Franz Kafka’s It’s A Wonderful Life’

Back in 1995, Peter Capaldi, whom we now all know to be the Twelfth Doctor, won an Oscar for Best Live Action Short Film for his work writing and directing Franz Kafka’s It’s a Wonderful Life. The short film, which was made for BBC ...

Royal Roundup: Prince Philip to Make First Public Appearance in Two Months

After having abdomen surgery in June and spending 11 days in the hospital, Prince Philip is set to hand out medals at The Royal Society of Edinburgh on August 12, reports BBC royal correspondent Peter Hunt. After his engagement, Prince ...

Royal Roundup: Prince William Registers Prince George’s Birth

According to tweets by BBC royal correspondent Peter Hunt, this morning Prince William registered the birth of his son, Prince George. Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge, reportedly remained at home with her parents for the event.

Fox Planning U.S. Adaptation of ‘Broadchurch’

With BBC AMERICA’s premiere of the U.K. original airing in just under a week (Wednesday, August 7 at 10/9c), Fox has announced that they are planning to adapt Broadchurch for their 2014-15 television season.