Snapshot: 15 British (and Irish) Actors Playing Comic Book Superheroes

Superheroes come in all shapes and sizes … and nationalities when it comes to the big screen adaptations. Comic book readers take their superheroes seriously, which is understandable considering these amped-up beings are ...

James Corden’s ‘One Chance’ Premiering on Yahoo Screen

It looks like it’s going to be one of those years for James Corden.

First, he lands the vacant late night spot with Craig Ferguson stepping down from The Late Late Show on CBS. Next up, his highly-anticipated film One Chance is set for U.

If Shakespearean Insults Were Used Today...

We taught you how to insult like the British but now we’re invading new territory: how to insult like the Elizabethan British! And who does that better than famed Elizabethan playwright William Shakespeare?

Punctuation Day: Why Do Brits Call a Period a Full Stop?

Should you feel the need, today (September 24) is the perfect day to get out there and correct all of those silly grammatical errors you see everywhere you go. There’s the grocer that puts an apostrophe in with his potatoes, the ...

Idris Elba Jams with Mumfords, James Blake on Mandela Album

While Idris Elba was filming Mandela: Long Walk To Freedom, and absorbing South African culture to prepare for the role of Nelson Mandela, he started to develop an affinity for South African musical ideas. And being a very musical sort ...

WATCH: Emma Thompson Performs ‘Sweeney Todd’ Number

If you had the chance to see Emma Thompson in Sweeney Todd at NYC’s Lincoln Center earlier this year, then good on you. If not, you still have a chance, as the live performance will be airing on PBS this week on Friday, September ...

‘Doctor Who’s Day Roundup: The Architect Turns Caretaker

Keeping up with the Doctor’s job titles is a full time occupation in itself. He’s the Doctor, he’s also the Architect, someone who happens to be a bank-robber, while always being a Time Lord and still maintaining the ...

WATCH: Colin Firth Kicks Refined Ass in ‘Kingsman’ Trailer

Back in May, the first trailer was released for Colin Firth and Michael Caine’s new action-comedy Kingsman: The Secret Service, which is a kind of James Bond-meets-Men In Black sort of a thing, adapted from a comic book by Mark ...

Colin Farrell Confirms 'True Detective' Role

It seemed like Irish actor Colin Farrell was set to star in HBO’s American crime drama True Detective, but until we hear from the actor himself (or studio), it’s never 100 percent.

10 Things You Didn’t Know About ‘Sleepy Hollow’s Tom Mison

English actor Tom Mison returns to primetime TV in the second season of Sleepy Hollow, premiering tonight (September 22) on Fox at 9/8c. Mison is quite active on Twitter; who knew he was so funny?