Posts by Fraser McAlpine

FIRST LOOK: Eddie Redmayne in ‘The Danish Girl’

We present the following with no comment whatsoever, except to note how very fine Eddie Redmayne‘s bone structure is.

10 American Words You’ll Never Hear a British Person Say

This list is rife with bewilderment and confusion, as a British mind attempts to make sense of terms, names and phrases that simply do not happen on the European side of the Atlantic.

Madonna Takes a Tumble at the Brit Awards

Let’s just get one thing clear before we start looking at the key moments from last night’s Brit Awards, nothing can possibly match the moment when Madonna, standing on a plinth and surrounded by dancers in dionysian states …

‘Sherlock’s Una Stubbs: ‘You Just Feel Blimmin’ Lucky’

There’s a nice little interview at the Radio Times site with Sherlock‘s Una Stubbs—the veteran British actress and household name who plays the long-suffering Mrs. Hudson—about the filming of this year’s one-off …

Doctor Who’s Day Roundup: Missy Returns!

Before we launch headlong into another collection of Doctor Who-related stuff from the past week, Michelle Gomez has something important to say:

ITV Confirms Season Three of ‘Broadchurch’

We haven’t quite started the second season of Broadchurch yet—which is due on BBC America on March 4—but there’s good news from ITV’s press office about the prospects of a third.

Eddie Redmayne: “This… this Oscar… WOW!”

It’s clearly hard to be cool when you’ve just won an Oscar. And it’s kind of snooty to even try.

Shrove Tuesday: Football, Racing and Lots of Pancakes

Today is Shrove Tuesday, the last day before Lent (which is what Christians did before Stoptober became a thing), or as it’s better known in Britain: Pancake Day. And as it’s an ancient tradition that stretches back at least …

‘Doctor Who’s Day Roundup: ‘Love is a Promise’

This week’s Who’s Day roundup is devoted to special days and the power of love, as we’ve had at least three special days in the past week, which is almost half of all the available days, and one of them was …

WATCH: Benedict Cumberbatch Honeymoons at ‘Jimmy Kimmel Live’

It’s possibly not the most romantic of locations for a newlywed, but Benedict Cumberbatch had been booked in to appear on Jimmy Kimmel Live last night, just two days after his wedding to Sophie Hunter on the Isle of Wight, and so …