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Anglophenia at San Diego Comic-Con: Updates on Twitter

It’s that time of year again: time to brave the California sun in our best cosplay and head to San Diego Comic-Con. And there’s enough going on at the 2014 convention to fill a TARDIS and a dozen Millennium Falcons.

WATCH: ‘Doctor Who’ Season 8 Trailer Arrives

It’s here! During halftime of the Germany-Argentina World Cup final, BBC ONE in the U.K.

Emmy Noms: 'Luther,' 'Wild Things,' Bonham Carter

Cheer up, Clone Club. There’s plenty for BBC AMERICA enthusiasts to celebrate in the 2014 Emmy nominations, which were announced this morning (July 10) in Los Angeles, CA.

WATCH: The 'Two Hearts' Teaser for 'Doctor Who'

Is Saturday, August 23 here yet?

We’ve seen two teasers in the lead-up to Doctor Who‘s eighth modern-era season, the first with Peter Capaldi as the Doctor. But this clip, released today (July 4), is the most unsettling one yet.

'Doctor Who' Season 8 Premiere Date Revealed!

Initially, we were told “later this year,” and then we narrowed it down to August, but now, without any equivocation, a brand-new teaser pinpoints the airdate and time for Peter Capaldi‘s first full episode as the ...

WATCH: One Woman, 17 British Accents

We’re endlessly fascinated with Britain and its myriad of native accents: you can drive 50 miles in one direction and not be able to understand what people are saying. Enter Siobhan Thompson, who, in the latest episode of our ...

WATCH: Britain’s Scariest Mythical Creatures

Is Nessie dead? No one knows for sure.

WATCH: The REAL Sherlock Holmes!

From Jeremy Brett‘s mercurial depressive to Benedict Cumberbatch‘s high-functioning sociopath, we’ve seen many different takes on Arthur Conan Doyle‘s brilliant but complicated sleuth. But did you know that ...

WATCH: 15-Second ‘Doctor Who’ Teaser Reveals August Return

Ever since that heart-wrenching regeneration last Christmas, we’ve been waiting patiently for a tease at the new season of Doctor Who, the first starring Peter Capaldi as the Time Lord. While we’ve learned a lot about Season ...

WATCH: 9 British Dishes Everyone Should Try

British food has a longstanding global reputation for being inedible sludge, boiled beyond recognition and leeched of anything approximating flavor. But this reputation could not be less deserved, and it’s high time that this ...