Category Archives: Featured

Who’s Who in the Mercury Prize 2014

We’re all busy people, and the world of music appears to be churning over with ever-growing speed, so it’s beneficial to sometimes have a signpost that suggests which records from the last 12 months are worth bothering with ...

WATCH: ‘The Face of an Angel’s Kate Beckinsale on the Amanda Knox Film at TIFF

Kate Beckinsale maintains she’s conflicted when it comes to knowing quite how high-profile murder cases should be covered.

WATCH: British Stars on the Run for Cancer Campaign

Did you hear about the movie that stars Benedict Cumberbatch AND Tom Hardy AND Idris Elba AND Eddie Redmayne AND Anna Friel AND Steve Coogan AND Sheridan Smith AND Michelle Dockery AND Gillian Anderson? And did you hear that it’s ...

WATCH: How to Sling Insults Like the British

In the art of throwing serious shade, the Brits cast an intimidating shadow. Is it that insults cut deeper when said in a British accent? Or are their actual insults simply better?

WATCH: Tom Hiddleston Performs Hank Williams Song

We all know Tom Hiddleston (Thor, Muppets Most Wanted) isn’t shy to break out in song, but if we weren’t told the singer in the below video was the British actor; we might confuse him for an actual honky-tonk country singer.

Michael Palin Lends His Voice to ‘The Clangers’

If you catch a British person of a certain age and mention The Clangers, chances are the eyes will glaze over slightly, a smile with play across their face and almost without realizing it, they’ll start making friendly bird ...

Five James Frain Roles You Can View Online

James Frain is one of those actors who you know his face, but you may not know his name straight away. We could say that’s surprising considering he’s appeared in over 20 films (The Count of Monte Cristo, Reindeer Games) ...

10 British Things About Rochester, NY

Rochester, NY landed on Forbes Magazine’s list of best cities to raise a family at number three in 2010. The city offers ample family-friendly events with this list of 100 attractions.

Was Robin Hood Real?

This week’s Doctor Who story “Robot of Sherwood” seeks to answer one of the greatest mysteries in popular English history: was there really a Robin Hood? Did he do the things he is reputed to have done and if so, when ...

First Look: Movie Stills from Ridley Scott’s ‘Exodus: Gods and Kings’

English director Ridley Scott tackles the story of Moses, played by Christian Bale, and his rise against the Egyptian Pharaoh Ramses (Joel Edgerton) in the forthcoming film Exodus: Gods and Kings, in U.S. theaters on December 12.