WATCH: David Tennant Honored by His Dad at the National TV Awards

Last night’s annual National Television Awards was especially noteworthy for one very lovely moment indeed: when David Tennant, who seemed utterly suprised to be winning a Special Achievement prize, was faced with not only a …

10 Things About a British Home That Will Confuse Americans

Wherever you may go around the world, it’s easy to conclude that if a home has four walls and a ceiling, everything else must be broadly the same. Well, even if that were true (and it’s not) there are still tiny differences …

WATCH: How to Pronounce Difficult U.K. Place Names

How do you pronounce the above British place name? It may not be what you think.

Britain is home to many villages and towns with counterintuitive pronuniciations, as we’ve learned before. In this week’s episode of the Anglophenia YouTube series, Brit Siobhan Thompson teaches an American, Science …

Exclusive Clip: Bomb Threat Hits ‘Babylon’ in Episode Three

SundanceTV’s six-part series Babylon hits the halfway mark on Thursday, January 22. By episode three, American PR professional Liz Garvey (Brit Marling) has gotten her full-stride and has the support of Commissioner Miller (James …

There’s a U.S. Version of ‘Luther’ on the Way, Possibly

As we’ve been talking recently about hit American TV shows that started out as hit British TV shows, it seems timely that news should once again circulate about Fox’s plans to make a U.S.

WATCH: Colin Firth’s Children Less Than Impressed with His ‘Kingsman’ Stunts

Colin Firth action star. Hmm, it doesn’t quite roll off the tongue just yet. Even his own children had a giggle, watching him train in their own back garden for his role as a secret agent in Kingsman: The Secret Service.

LOOK: Young Eddie Redmayne Modeling Knitwear

There are many wonderful and potentially embarrassing things that happen to young actors as they make their way from being completely unknown to their first Oscar nomination. The time spent dressed up as an item of food or a cute …

‘Doctor Who’s Day Roundup: A Cavalcade of Crossovers

This week’s Who’s Day roundup is devoted to the fine art (and we mean this is most literal sense) of crossovers. Taking things from the Whoniverse and trying them out in other locations to see how they fit.

WATCH: Benedict Cumberbatch Tries Some New Names

Just as we thought we’d reached the outer limits of chat show games Benedict Cumberbatch could play, particularly those revolving around either imitations and his name, Jimmy Kimmel comes to the rescue.

Watch: David Tennant Narrates ‘Pets: Wild at Heart’

If you’ve seen the highly popular video series featuring tiny hamsters eating tiny burritos (or tiny pizza, or tiny Thanksgiving dinner), then you know that hamsters are the “in” pet these days. Now, partner one of those …