We’re Comic-Con Comic-kazes: First Impressions of This Year’s Festivities

So we’ve landed in sunny San Diego — a cool respite from the muggy near-100 degrees temps in New York City — for the event that defines summer amongst comic book and sci-fi fans: Comic-Con International. My arrival at …

‘Luther’ Star Idris Elba to Host BBC America’s Weekly ‘Dramaville’ Hour

Idris Elba, Golden Globe-nominated star of BBC America’s Luther, will host BBC America’s new weekly dramatic programming slot, the channel announced today (May 25). Dramaville is set to launch Wednesday, August 17 at 10 pm …

BBC America Announces ‘Ministry of Laughs’ Comedy Block

Britcom fans can rejoice. BBC America has just announced that it is launching a new comedy block starting Saturday, June 18th. Come Fly With Me, Friday Night Dinner, and a new season of The Inbetweeners are among the titles acquired for premieres.

BBC America Sponsors British Comedy Shorts at Atlanta Film Festival

No offense, Spike Lee: we all know that the Brits are the true original kings and queens of comedy. On Royal Wedding Friday (April 29), BBC America will celebrate British comedic royalty at the Atlanta Film Festival, sponsoring an …

Doctor Who’s Day Roundup: Matt Smith Earns TV BAFTA Nomination

By rights, this first item deserves its own blog post, a golden one, with special calligraphy and a dusting of glitter all over, but no, it’s Who’s Day, and that means we’ve got certain obligations to meet.

‘Battlestar Galactica’ is BBC America-Bound

Today (April 21), Anglophenia posted an exclusive interview with Jamie Bamber about his new NBC pilot 17th Precinct and the British Invasion currently hitting American TV. Well, Bamber fans, here's some major news. The show that made him famous, Battlestar Galactica, will be airing on BBC America starting Saturday, June 18.

‘Being Human’ Season 4, ‘Bedlam,’ ‘Outcasts’ Set for BBCA Premieres

Fans may still be reeling over Being Human‘s stunning third season finale. (I think I heard a collective NOOOOOO! the night the episode aired.

New ‘Doctor Who’ Season Premieres April 23 on BBC America

Big news! Entertainment Weekly has exclusively announced that the new season of Doctor Who is set to premiere Saturday, April 23.

WATCH: BBC America Offers Congrats to Henry Cavill, New Superman

In a new promo, BBC America offers its congratulations to Tudors star Henry Cavill on his new role as Superman. “Whether as a royal playboy or Man of Steel, no one fills out a pair of tights like you do,” the cheeky …

‘Luther’ Star Idris Elba Nominated For Two NAACP Image Awards

Idris Elba, who plays the title role on BBC America’s Luther, can add a couple more accolades to his Golden Globe nomination. The British star is nominated for two NAACP Image Awards, including Outstanding Actor in a TV Movie, …