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Big News! Matt Smith Goes from the TARDIS to ‘Terminator’

Doctor Who alum Matt Smith has leaped from one major long-running sci-fi franchise to another.

Bob Hoskins Dies at 71: Celebrities Tweet Tributes

Bob Hoskins—one of Britain’s finest and most respected character actors (and sometimes unexpected leading man)—died yesterday (April 29) at age 71 after a bout with pneumonia, BBC NEWS reports.

Anglophenia Readers: The Blog Has Regenerated

Hello Anglophenians! If you’re stopping through for your regular Brit kick and have found things a little different than when you were last here, you’re not hallucinating.

LOOK: ‘Wild Things’ Star Dominic Monaghan Talks at L.A. Zoo, Hangs with Andy Cohen

There’s no rest for the hard-working Dominic Monaghan: fresh off his stint wrangling snakes and cuddling creatures for his BBC AMERICA adventure series Wild Things with Dominic Monaghan (Season 2 premiering tonight, March 25, at ...

WATCH: Emma Stone, Zoe Kravitz Fangirl Out About the Spice Girls

If you were a nerdy little teenage boy in Mississippi pre-teen girl in the late ’90s, the Spice Girls were the live-action cartoon band pre-fabricated for your needs. Both Emma Stone and Zoë Kravitz would have been eight years ...

Five Keeley Hawes Roles You Can Watch Before She’s on ‘Doctor Who’

Keeley Hawes is set to grace Doctor Who in all of her sinuous glory in Season Eight. But longtime viewers of British TV can say we knew her when.

‘Doctor Who’: ‘MI-5′ Star Keeley Hawes to Guest on Season 8

We’re learning new details each day about the upcoming season of Doctor Who, Peter Capaldi‘s first as the Doctor. The show’s guest-star roster is beginning to take shape, and today (March 13), the series announced that ...

‘Looking’ for ‘Doctor Who’: Russell Tovey, O.T. Fagbenle’s Whovian Past

Doctor Who might not be the first thing to come to mind when watching HBO’s latest hit Looking, a San Francisco-set dramedy about three gay male friends seeking love in often comically dysfunctional ways. But the series, which ...

Benedict Cumberbatch Photobombs the Oscars, ’12 Years a Slave’ Wins Best Picture

It was a good night (March 2) to be Benedict Cumberbatch at the Oscars. No, he didn’t take home any awards—he wasn’t even nominated—but he may have gotten more face time than anyone other than host Ellen DeGeneres.

WATCH: Jenna Coleman and ‘Doctor Who’ Newcomer Samuel Anderson Have Shared the Screen Before!

Now that we’ve all absorbed the news that Samuel Anderson is joining Doctor Who as the teacher Danny Pink, the question of where he came from, and what he’s done before becomes paramount.