Ben Whishaw

James Bond 24 is Officially ‘Spectre’

After some speculation as to whether there’s a role for Sherlock’s Andrew Scott in the 24th James Bond movie, the official announcement arrived today (December 4) of the film’s title, cast, and even the model of car ...

Ben Whishaw Initially Turned Down ‘Paddington’

It’s difficult to imagine A-list movie stars having self-doubt, but of course it does happen.

Ben Whishaw (Skyfall, Cloud Atlas) talks about his initial concerns over giving Paddington Bear a voice in an interview with Marie Claire.

Snapshot: The Men of the Anglo Fan Favorites Tournament

The 2014 Anglo Fan Favorites Tournament is just around the corner, kicking off on Saturday, November 1. If you’re on pins and needles wondering who’s going to make up the list of 32 contenders, we have compiled the ...

WATCH: New ‘Paddington’ Trailer Features Ben Whishaw’s Voice

We had a peek at the first Paddington trailer back in June 2013, but this is the first time we get to hear the Peruvian bear speak. And he’s quite cheeky.

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.

Michael Sheen’s Paddington Statue Unveiled, First of 50 Contributions to Paddington Trail

VisitLondon is teaming up with British celebrities like Michael Sheen (Masters of Sex), Benedict Cumberbatch (Sherlock), Peter Capaldi (Doctor Who), and Emma Watson (The Perks of Being a Wallflower), in an attempt to raise funds for ...

Ben Whishaw Returns to TV in ‘London Spy’ Series

Ben Whishaw owned it as Q, short for the Quartermaster, in the James Bond thriller Skyfall, but this time around, he’s stepping into the spy role in Tom Rob Smith’s five-part TV series London Spy, reports the U.K. Independent.

Phew! Ben Whishaw Takes Over from Colin Firth as Paddington Bear

It’s OK to admit you were worried about who would play the voice of Paddington, in the movie Paddington, since Colin Firth reluctantly walked away, sadly noting that “it’s been bittersweet to see this delightful creature ...

13 Definitive Portrayals of British Monarchs in Film and TV

Life is never boring if you’re the head of a country. There are international treaties to oversee, bitter arguments to overcome, threats from rivals and countries to conquer, and sometimes your personal life can’t help but ...

The Bourne Ultimatum: Why John Cleese Left The Bond Movies

John Cleese is a forthright man, unafraid of airing his version of events that he has participated in and equally unafraid of the consequences.