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Tom Hiddleston Takes Ice-Bucket Challenge

Stop what you’re doing: stuff just got very real.

In case you’ve been away from the internet for a short while, two things have basically happened. Taylor Swift has released a video, and lots of actors have taken to having themselves filmed upturning a bucket of ice cold water ...

WATCH: Sheridan Smith as Cilla Black (plus Beatles)

ITV have a new three-part drama on the way this fall, in which they profile the life and career of the British broadcasting powerhouse Cilla Black.

Why Americans Should Know John Simm

Before we get too deeply into this, let’s just get the regenerating elephant out of the room. We know everyone knows John Simm as the Master in Doctor Who.

‘Downton Abbey’ Cast React Classily to ‘Water-gate’

It’s not often you get to add the suffix “-gate” to a scandal and have it fit so perfectly with the reason people add the suffix “-gate” to scandals in the first place. That’s just one of many reasons ...

Brit Binge: The Many Moods of the Doctor in ‘Doctor Who’

As the new season of Doctor Who approaches, fans are wondering what kind of Doctor will emerge from the TARDIS. We’re being promised a darker, less chummy Doctor, but also a hugely enthusiastic and energetic one.

‘Sherlock’ Fans Turn Detective To Find Missing Film

From the earliest days of cinema, film-makers have been adapting the adventures of Sherlock Holmes. And the sad truth is that not all of them have survived the passage of time.

WATCH: 'Guardians of the Galaxy' Fan-Trailer

We bring you this excellent trailer for “The Day of the Doctor,” as if it was “Guardians of the Galaxy” for three reasons:

WATCH: Fancy Being Chatted Up By Daniel Radcliffe?

Well, be careful what you wish for.

This week, Daniel Radcliffe has been busily promoting his new movie, the romantic comedy What If, starring Adam Driver (Girls), Zoe Kazan (Ruby Sparks) and Rafe Spall (Prometheus), and as it’s that kind of a movie, more than one ...

WATCH: Delightful Fan-Made ‘Doctor Who’ Cartoon

Are Doctor Who fans the smartest and most creative of all fan groups in the world? Well even if that could be empirically proved to be the case, they’d be far to modest to admit it.

Tom Hiddleston to Play Ben-Hur?

There’s a remake of the 1959 Roman invasion epic Ben-Hur on the way, and it seems that our favorite devilish beanpole is in line to take the starring role, made famous by Charlton Heston.