Category Archives: Featured

Snapshot: 15 British Celebs Decked Out in Kilts

As the saying goes: “Real men wear kilts.” Starz’s original series Outlander, based in both 20th and 18th century Scotland, revolves around romance, time travel, and combat … with one of the best takeaways ...

Welsh Rarebit Day: What Exactly is a ‘Rarebit’?

By rights, every day should be Welsh rarebit day. Hot bread plus hot cheese is an eternally winning combination: a conclusion that is apparently shared by every short order chef in every diner everywhere (providing they can throw a bit ...

Colin Firth is Keen on Doing TV Again

But, he hasn’t any offers.

We’ve already heard what Benedict Cumberbatch had to say at the GQ Men of the Year Awards held in London (September 2), but the Sherlock star wasn’t alone in offering up some juicy tidbits.

Steven Moffat Hails Record-Breaking Gathering of Sherlocks

Here’s a delightful thing that happened over the weekend. There was an attempt to gather the most Sherlock Holmeses in one place at the same time, in order to break the world record for simultaneous Sherlocks, and raise funds for ...

WATCH: Who are Benedict Cumberbatch’s Men of the Year?

In the press run outside of last night’s GQ Men of the Year awards—at which he won actor of year—Benedict Cumberbatch was asked, among other things, to nominate his own personal list of men of the year.

Karen Gillan Poses in Front of Own ‘Selfie’ Billboard

Doctor Who’s Karen Gillan spotted a billboard of herself starring in the new show Selfie, and like anyone else would, she stopped to take a snap.

‘Doctor Who’s Day Roundup: “You are a Good Dalek”

The new Doctor was thrown in at the deep end on Saturday, August 30, as Peter Capaldi came face to face (and face to interior workings) with the Daleks in only his second episode. Refresh your memory with our recap of the Phil Ford ...

5 Words Anglophiles Should Really Use More Often

Lancaster University and Cambridge University Press are currently surveying the way the English language is changing as it leaves the mouths of British people, for the Spoken British National Corpus 2014. It’s a way of keeping ...

‘Doctor Who’ Recap: ‘Into The Dalek’

A bird-like spaceship hurtles through an asteroid belt, pursued by Daleks. They shoot, the ship explodes and the pilot finds herself unconscious on the floor of a strange ship, in front of a hawk-faced man holding takeaway coffee.

WATCH: Karen Gillan’s Ice Bucket Challenge is Finally Here

Oh THERE you are!

After being nominated by both Matt Smith and Neil Gaiman for the ALS ice bucket challenge, things have been ominously quiet from Karen Gillan for the last few days. Had she chickened out?