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WATCH: Miranda Hart Announces New Book in Home Video

Actress, comedienne and author Miranda Hart (Call the Midwife, Miranda) is at it again, working on her second book out in October, reports the U.K. Telegraph.

The Queen’s Guard Performs 'Game of Thrones'

The Queen’s Guard follows a strict protocol: no speaking, no smiling—okay, maybe giggling as seen here—but pretty much no engaging with the public. With that said, we’re guessing the regal band received approval to perform the ...

Junk Food Day: 5 Salty British Snacks Every American Should Try

Often the most exciting thing about a trip to another country isn’t the scenery or culturally enriching buildings, but a trip to the supermarket to find out what the locals enjoy eating when they’re watching TV.

Benedict Cumberbatch’s Waxwork Fitting: a Feast for the Eyes

There aren’t many people that can spend the run-up to their birthday having their eyeballs matched, but such is the increasingly surreal life of Benedict Cumberbatch. The Sherlock star has been visiting the London waxwork museum ...

Busy Benedict's Birthday Bash: 6 Ways to Celebrate

Believe it or not, it’s that time of year. Today (July 19), Benedict Cumberbatch turns 38. And what a year it has been for the fabled Busy Benedict.

10 American Actors Who’ve Done British TV

At the moment, it is relatively commonplace to see British stars infiltrate American TV shows—from Damian Lewis in Homeland to Hugh Laurie in House to Karen Gillan in Selfie—but it’s rarer to come across an actual famous ...

Snapshot: Prince George’s First Year in Photos

Celebrating your child’s first birthday is a big deal for any couple. And when your lil’ one is third in line to the British throne, well, the world is just as excited.

WATCH: Gillian Anderson and Jamie Dornan in the Trailer for ‘The Fall’ Season Two

Season One of The Fall was one of BBC2′s biggest success stories of 2013. A tense crime drama set in Northern Ireland, it stars Gillian Anderson as DS Stella Gibson, who has to try and find a manipulative and sadistic serial ...

Phew! Ben Whishaw Takes Over from Colin Firth as Paddington Bear

It’s OK to admit you were worried about who would play the voice of Paddington, in the movie Paddington, since Colin Firth reluctantly walked away, sadly noting that “it’s been bittersweet to see this delightful creature ...

10 British Things About Birmingham, Alabama

Birmingham is the largest city in Alabama, established in 1871, and named after the English city by the same name. A recent article talks about Birmingham, AL being the envy of Birmingham, England (sort of).