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Cumberbatch Has Won the Ice Bucket Challenge

Well, we said only this morning that we were waiting impatiently for Benedict Cumberbatch to fulfil his side of the bargain after being nominated to do the Ice Bucket Challenge… and now he’s delivered. Quite ...

Brit Binge Watching: Five Charlie Chaplin Movies Now Streaming Online

In the latest entry in our Anglophenia Video Series, Siobhan Thompson spotlighted the Chaplins as one of the greatest British acting dynasties. For this week’s Brit Binge, then, we thought we’d take a look at the man at the ...

British Acting Heavyweights Gather for ‘The Hollow Crown’

It was already reported back in April that Benedict Cumberbatch was going to be playing Richard III in a new Shakespeare adaptation for the BBC, as part of a sequel to the 2012 series The Hollow Crown. If you thought that that was as ...

10 British Things About Bozeman, MT

It may not be the largest city in Montana, but Bozeman is the place to be if you want to find the highest concentration of British-themed events, places and sports in the state. Here are 10 ways Montanans can get a little slice of the ...

‘Doctor Who’: Look Back at the Doctors’ First Episodes

On Saturday, August 23, Doctor Who fans will get to experience a rare event: the first story of a new Doctor, as Peter Capaldi takes up the TARDIS keys following the regeneration from Matt Smith in last year’s Christmas special ...

Snapshot: 12 Photos of Liverpool, England

Perhaps most famous now as the birthplace of the Beatles, Liverpool is a historic port city on the North-West coast of England, which throughout the nineteenth century was at the center of Britain’s shipping trade. Nowadays ...

Simon Pegg and Edgar Wright Haven’t Stopped Collaborating Yet

You could be forgiven for thinking that after the conclusion of their “Cornetto Trilogy” of films with The World’s End last year, writing duo Simon Pegg and Edgar Wright might be down with taking a break from ...

‘Doctor Who’s Day Roundup: Have a Deep Breath Until Saturday’s Premiere

It’s so very nearly time to meet the newest Doctor. Peter Capaldi makes his bow this Saturday, August 23 at 8/7c on BBC America with “Deep Breath,” the first episode of Doctor Who Season 8.

‘Monty Python’ Live Show Under Investigation for… Lack of Swearing?

Well, here’s a new one. It’s not uncommon for television shows in the U.K.

Complete Guide to Streaming 'Doctor Who'

So, as you’ll no doubt be aware, Doctor Who returns this weekend, with the premiere of Season 8 on BBC America on Saturday, August 23 at 8/7 central. But while the first adventure of a new Doctor always serves as the best ...