Benedict Cumberbatch

The Secret of Benedict Cumberbatch’s Success: “I Meditate a Lot”

There’s a rather good interview with Benedict Cumberbatch in the Wall Street Journal, which brings us up to date on his recent projects—playing Richard III in the sequel to The Hollow Crown, and researching Doctor Strange by …

Eddie Redmayne Tops GQ Magazine’s Best-Dressed List

The Theory of Everything’s Eddie Redmayne has topped GQ’s best-dressed list of 2015. And, we’re only a week into the year.

WATCH: Brad Pitt Teaches David Oyelowo’s Name in Song

Whatever you may think about Brad Pitt as an actor, or celebrity, you can’t deny his name is easy to get right. It’s just two syllables, with some soft consonants and a long vowel in the first half and a short, sharp …

10 British Events to Look Forward to in 2015

2014 was a busy year for anyone interested in British culture and news — and the same looks set to be true of 2015, with all manner of exciting events set to take place. Here’s our look at ten of the most notable likely …

15 TV Shows We’re Looking Forward to in 2015

We’ve already talked about which cinematic delights await Anglophile viewers in the coming twelve months, but what about the small screen? There’s never been a better time to see a wide range of U.K.

Fan Picture of Benedict as 'Doctor Strange'

Yesterday, Scott Derrickson, the director of Marvel’s forthcoming Doctor Strange movie—starring Benedict Cumberbatch—tweeted an image which set many a tremulous fans hearts a-flutter.

WATCH: Why Is Benedict Snogging Reese Witherspoon?

Note: that’s her full name above, he’s not snogging her with an actual spoon, that would be messy.

Snapshot: The Year 2014 in Cumberbatch

That’s correct, we are dedicating an entire Snapshot to Mr. Benedict Cumberbatch, Anglo’s Golden Boy.

British Education: Where the Poshest Kids Attend School

The English have a reputation for creating formidable educational establishments that take children at a young age, educate and nurture them, and then set them loose on the world, ready to take over. The schools in this list count among …

Benedict Hails the Unsung Heroes of British Film

Last night (December 7) Benedict Cumberbatch was honored with the Variety Award at the 2014 British Independent Film Awards. The commendation was given because his skyrocketing success has helped to “focus the international …