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Snapshot: 12 British Actors Rocking Cravats in Period Dramas

If you thought our post on British celebs wearing kilts was sexy, then check out these gents decked out in cravats. The cravat, a type of men’s neckwear, became popular in England during the 17th century.

Anglo Fan Favorites Tournament Kicks Off November 1

It’s one of our most frequently asked questions: when’s Anglo Fan Favorites coming back? The wait is almost over: the tournament returns November 1.

Poetry Day: 10 British Actors Read 10 British Poems

Today is National Poetry Day (October 2) in the UK, and the Brits have always done pretty well at providing the world with poems and people who are good at reading poems, here are 10 poetic moments, provided by some of our favorite ...

Alan Rickman, Kate Winslet in ‘A Little Chaos’ Clip

Ever since Alan Rickman was seen nude at The Gherkin (for a role of course) it’s been like, “Where’s Alan Rickman? What’s Alan Rickman doing? We want more Alan Rickman.

The Surprising Singing Voices of British Actors

If you were to go solely on the reaction of showbiz bloggers and newshounds (hello!), Keira Knightley‘s decision to play a struggling singer (and sing) in her latest movie Begin Again is one that is not only surprising, but ...

WATCH: Alan Rickman and Richard Madden in ‘A Promise’ Trailer

If you’ve been wondering exactly what Alan Rickman’s been up to since he took off the curly wig and stopped checking the floor for dog mess as Hilly Krystal in CBGB, he’s gone back to what he does best. Buttoned-up and ...

Saluting ‘Love Actually’ on Its Tenth Anniversary

Raise a glass to toast the tenth anniversary of the U.S. release of British director-writer Richard Curtis’ Love Actually, an enchanting, Christmas-themed movie that even Scrooges can embrace.

Just Another Day’s Work For Benedict Cumberbatch

Acting is not like other professions. There are days when you are pretending to be a man (or woman) of enormously high status (or breeding), dressed in the finest clothes available to humankind, sucking in your cheeks and looking ...

Tom Hiddleston Wins Anglo Fan Favorites for Second Straight Year

Congratulations to Tom Hiddleston, who has won his second straight title as Anglo Fan Favorites Man of the Year. He defeated 2011 champion Alan Rickman 56 to 44 percent.

Brit Binge Watching: Rickman and Hiddleston Films You Can View Online

The Anglo Fan Favorites Tournament is nearing the end. Former champions Alan Rickman and Tom Hiddleston knocked out frontrunners like Benedict Cumberbatch, Matt Smith and Sir Ian McKellen.