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Posts by Anglophenia Staff

10 BAFTA Red Carpet Clips, Including Michael Sheen, Samantha Barks, and Ruth Wilson

Two weeks before the Motion Picture Academy rolls out the red carpet for the Oscars, BAFTA showed them how London throws a party with the EE British Academy Film Awards. And Anglophenia’s Al Moloney was there to chat with some of ...

WATCH: Dame Helen Mirren Previews BAFTA Fellowship Speech

Dame Helen Mirren talks to Anglophenia’s Al Moloney ahead of receiving prestigious BAFTA Fellowship, an honor which in the past has been handed to the likes of Lord Laurence Olivier, Sir Alfred Hitchcock and Dame Elizabeth Taylor. ...

Top Gear Thursday: WATCH – Season 21 Secrets Revealed, Tom Hiddleston Stops by for a Spin

Everyone keeps searching for the secret recipe of success of Top Gear, the world’s most watched factual program, which is now in its 21st season. And who is better situated to opine on the reasons for that success than the man in ...

Top Gear Thursday: WATCH – Behind the Scenes with Hugh Bonneville in a Reasonably Priced Car

Downton Abbey’s Lord Grantham in blue jeans, sneakers and a white racing helmet? That’s what you’ll see on the BBC AMERICA premiere episode of season 21 of Top Gear, as actor Hugh Bonneville trades a stately mansion for a bright ...

Idris Elba Cradles Julia Roberts on Vanity Fair’s Hollywood Issue Cover

If there was any doubt that Idris Elba was the man, Vanity Fair demolished it with the cover of their annual Hollywood issue, shot as usual by famed photographer Annie Leibovitz. Elba, a Golden Globe winner for BBC AMERICA’s ...

Top Gear Thursday: In Season Premiere, ‘Top Gear’ Meets ‘Downton Abbey’

The humungous Top Gear news of the week is, of course, that season 21 premieres on BBC AMERICA on Monday, February 10 at 8:30p/7:30c. But for Downton Abbey fans, there’s an added bonus in the first episode: Hugh Bonneville, who plays ...

BBC AMERICA Sets Premiere Date for ‘Top Gear’ Season 21

If you all were waiting on a Season 21 teaser with the Stig to go along with the clips featuring Jeremy Clarkson, Richard Hammond, and James May, your patience has been rewarded.

FIRST LOOK: Peter Capaldi in His ‘Doctor Who’ Costume

Just in: check out Peter Capaldi‘s Doctor Who costume, which has hit the Internets. Let us know what you think. A bit Pertwee?

Top Gear Thursday: WATCH – Season 21 is Coming!

That’s right, the new season of Top Gear is on its way. TopGear.com reports that series 21 will begin airing early next month, Sunday, Feb.

Top Gear Thursday: World’s Biggest Gearhead Is… an Owl?

It’s old news that Top Gear is the world’s most popular factual program. Among humans, that is. But now it appears that Top Gear is also extremely popular among owls.