Asha Leo

The Brit List: Idris Elba, Ricky Gervais, BRIT Awards (February 17, 2012)

Britain holds their answer to the Grammys, life’s too short for Ricky Gervais, and Luther star Idris Elba teams up with a ghost rider on the big screen. What’s on the Brit List this week?

Introducing Asha Leo, Host of BBC America’s Brit List

We spent a few moments in the makeup room with the lovely Asha Leo, on-air host of the Brit List. She reveals how she kept her bearings during her whirlwind, globe-trotting days as a top model.

The Brit List: ‘Woman in Black,’ Paul McCartney, ‘W.E.’ (February 3, 2012)

What’s hot in British pop culture this week? Homeland‘s Damian Lewis chats with our on-air host Asha Leo, and Queen Madonna releases a movie about British royalty while reigning over the Super Bowl.

The Brit List: Interview with Damian Lewis from ‘Homeland’

Is he a terrorist? Is he a hero? The Brit List’s Asha Leo talks to Damian Lewis, star of the acclaimed Homeland, about his enigmatic, Golden Globe-nominated role.

The Brit List: Interview with Chloë Grace Moretz from ‘Hugo’

Actress Chloë Grace Moretz says she employed some sneaky tactics to convince Martin Scorsese to cast her as a Brit in Hugo. She talks The Brit List’s Asha Leo.

The Brit List: How To Look Like a Million Dollars

Diamonds are a celeb’s best friend when it comes to walking the red carpet. The Brit List’s Asha Leo gets up close and personal with some very expensive jewels.

The Brit List: Our Host Asha Dresses Up for the Red Carpet

Working with celebrity stylist Tanya Gill, Brit List host Asha Leo plays a bit of dress-up as she prepares for a Hollywood red carpet night out.

The Brit List: Interview with Sir Ben Kingsley from ‘Hugo’

Sir Ben Kingsley plays cinema pioneer Georges Méliès in the Oscar-nominated film Hugo. Kingsley discusses the film’s much-beloved director Martin Scorsese in this interview with The Brit List’s Asha Leo.

The Brit List: SAG Awards, Ringo 2012, ‘The Grey’ (January 27, 2012)

We’re back with our first post-Oscar nominations Brit List, our weekly look at all the Britishness that’s bubbling up in pop culture. This week, the Screen Actors Guild awards give us a strong predictor of how the acting …

The Brit List: Interview with Wendi McLendon-Covey from ‘Bridesmaids’

Wendi McLendon-Covey, Rita from the hit Bridesmaids, tells The Brit List’s Asha Leo about the rampant hilarity that ensued during the film’s shoot.