Author Archives: Rachel Marie Paquin

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WATCH: Noel Gallagher and Damon Albarn End Britpop Feud

For anyone who followed Britpop in the 1990s, this news may come as a shock: Noel Gallagher of Oasis performed on stage with Blur’s Damon Albarn and Graham Coxon on Saturday. I’ll give you a second to pick your jaw up off the ...

Tom Hardy Soldiers On in War Film

Tom Hardy and Solar Pictures are teaming up for the drama Samarkand, reports The Hollywood Reporter. His character is a British special forces soldier who tries to re-enter society while dealing with post-traumatic stress disorder.

10 Most British Dog Breeds

Here at Anglophenia we love putting together lists of the many great things Great Britain has to offer. At some inspection, though, we seemed to have neglected some of the cutest and furriest friends hailing from the motherland.

10 Celebrities with Quintessentially British Names

Many British celebrities have names that capture the royalty, prestige, and history of Great Britain.  Below is our list of 10 celebrities with these quintessentially British monikers.

WATCH: ‘Downton Abbey’ Cast Covers One Direction

It is no secret that Downton Abbey is a huge fan favorite both in England and here in the States. One fan leaves us in awe with his mash-up of Downton and One Direction’s “What Makes You Beautiful.

‘Doctor Who’s’ Day Roundup: Steven Moffat Teases the Doctor’s Upcoming Journeys

So far, we know the premiere date (March 30 on BBC AMERICA), the writers, and many of the upcoming guest stars for Doctor Who Season 7, Part 2. But beyond what we can gather from the “Coming Soon” teaser that aired after the ...

Richard III’s Remains Found: How Shakespearean Deaths Match with Reality

A top news story today is the confirmation of the remains of Richard III.  In September 2012, these remains were discovered at a car park in Leicester.

Six Roles Featuring Damian Lewis’ British Accent

Golden Globe- and Emmy-winning actor Damian Lewis (Homeland) kicks off the season premiere of Top Gear tonight (February 4) at 9pm Eastern. We get to see him race, maneuver on black ice and, most importantly, speak in his fancy pants ...