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By Fraser McAlpine | Posted on May 7th, 2014
If you’ve been watching ABC’s new drama Black Box, in which Kelly Reilly plays a neurologist with her own secret battle against mental illness, you’ll be aware that Kelly can rock a decent American accent with the ...
By Leah Rozen | Posted on April 30th, 2014
British actor Bob Hoskins, 71, died of pneumonia on April 29 at a London hospital, his family said in a statement released to media.
By Kevin Wicks | Posted on April 30th, 2014
Bob Hoskins—one of Britain’s finest and most respected character actors (and sometimes unexpected leading man)—died yesterday (April 29) at age 71 after a bout with pneumonia, BBC NEWS reports.
By Fraser McAlpine | Posted on August 8th, 2012
Bob Hoskins, 69-year-old British TV and movie legend, has announced his retirement from acting after an astonishing 40 year career. He has been diagnosed with Parkinson’s Disease, and has opted to withdraw from public life – ...
By staff | Posted on August 15th, 2011
Harry Potter fans, do you fancy a stroll around Hogwarts? You DO? Well you may be in luck.
Not long ago, we pulled together a compilation of American things that the British had improved, and we mentioned that British actors often get cast as the bad guys in action movies. And this is something we all understand.
Hats off to Sky Movies, who have been very busy, putting together a feature presentation which brings such British acting heavyweights as Rhys Ifans, Anna Friel and Bob Hoskins together (as well as the voice of Keira Knightley as ...
By Kevin Wicks | Posted on March 10th, 2011
And they said the mini-series was dead in America. Not for Syfy.
Former People Magazine film critic Leah Rozen continues Anglophenia’s look back at 2010 with her selections for the top 5 best British movies of the year. You can read her previous column on ‘Black Swan’ and ‘The ...