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Appreciation: Jim Broadbent Shines in ‘Le Week-End,’ As He Does in Every Movie

At an age when many folks are considering retiring and just puttering about their garden, British actor Jim Broadbent, 64, is busier than ever.

Brits on a Fast Track: Dominic Cooper and Imogen Poots Star in ‘Need for Speed’

This weekend’s most hyped new movie, Need for Speed, features two fast-rising British stars in prominent roles, though only one speaks with an English accent in the 3D, vroom-vroom street racing drama.

Watch: Ricky Gervais Talks Up Muppet Movie and Rude Euphemisms (NSFW)

British funny man Ricky Gervais stopped by ABC’s Jimmy Kimmel Live on Wednesday (March 5) to promote his new movie with the Muppets and to trade favorite phrases that sound dirty but aren’t with host Jimmy Kimmel.

‘Broadchurch’s Creator Chris Chibnall Gets Theatrical with a New Play

After scoring an international success with his mystery thriller TV series, Broadchurch, writer Chris Chibnall has turned his pen to a stage comedy.

Look, No Makeup! Nigella Lawson Bares (Almost) Her Face on Vogue Cover

Cooking maven Nigella Lawson, fresh from her highly publicized divorce from businessman Charles Saatchi and a messy, losing court case against two assistants last year, graces the cover of the April issue of British Vogue.

Watch: Ellen DeGeneres Helps Minnie Driver Audition for ‘Downton Abbey’

Add Minnie Driver to the long list of performers who’ve publicly announced their wish to land roles on Downton Abbey.

‘Downton Abbey’: Ten Predictions for Next Season

Now that the final episode of Downton Abbey’s fourth season has aired, fans of the hit British drama will have to wait all the way until January for a new season to start on PBS. That’s a long time to go without knowing who’ll ...

‘Doctor Who’ Actress Writes WWI Novel

With the centennial anniversary of England’s entry into World War I approaching—the U.K. declared war on Germany on Aug.

Recap: Big Relief! No One Dies in ‘Downton Abbey’ Finale

What a difference a year makes. Remember the bummer of last year’s final episode of Downton Abbey, when viewers were left in shock and tears as Matthew Crawley died in an auto accident just hours after the birth of his first son and ...

Watch: Prince Charles Joins Sword Dance in Saudi Arabia

No one ever said it is easy to be a royal. Prince Charles constantly finds himself having to don costumes, handle props and sample exotic gourmet treats while making official appearances.