Category Archives: Featured

10 British Things About Tucson, AZ

The Tucson area in Arizona has been inhabited for over 12,000 years, and was once an Indian village called Stook-zone.

WATCH: How to Portray Your Dragon, by Benedict Cumberbatch

In preparation for the final part of Peter Jackson’s Tolkein trilogy—The Hobbit: The Battle of Five Armies, which will hit cinemas on December 17—the multi-disc release of part two is imminent, and with it comes some ...

The Best of Tom Hiddleston and the Love Book App

There’s a fascinating interview in Radio Times today with Allie Esiri, the creator of the app The Love Book, which features prominent actors—including quite a few Anglophenia favorites, reading poems that they find ...

WATCH: The Making of the Wax Cumberbatch

Benedict Cumberbatch’s waxwork has been unveiled at London’s Madame Tussauds, allowing fans to get a little close to the Sherlock star, albeit a version of him that smells of candles.

WATCH: ‘Love, Rosie’ Star Sam Claflin Answers Questions on Dating

English actor Sam Claflin is known for fighting off foes in action flicks like The Hunger Games: Catching Fire and Snow White and the Huntsman. This time around, he finds himself tackling dating questions from RadioTimes.

Duke and Duchess of Cambridge Announce Due Date for Second Baby

Prince George, third in line to succeed the British throne, can expect a little brother or sister in April 2015, according to a press release issued on behalf of the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge, Prince William and Catherine ...

Benedict Cumberbatch Working on Top Secret BBC Program

Stop the presses: a photo of Sherlock’s Benedict Cumberbatch with a cryptic message has appeared on BBC One’s Facebook and Twitter pages.

10 British Actors Trying Their Hands at Pop Music

While there is some crossover between the disciplines of music and theatre—actors becoming singers, singers becoming actors—it’s fair to say that each makes very singular demands on the charisma of the performers.

Brit Binge Watching: Five Hugh Grant Romantic Comedies Available Online

Hugh Grant‘s new rom-com The Rewrite has already hit U.K.

Why are ‘Biscuits’ Different in Britain?

When considering the differing terminology for common things between Britain and the U.S., it’s often a case of finding out who called their thing the thing they call it first, and declaring them the winner.