Tag Archives: David Beckham

News Roundup: Helen Mirren Cast in Phil Spector Biopic, Daniel Craig’s Cowboy Dreams, and Biebs’ Wish to Hang with the Beckhams

Dame Helen Mirren has stepped in to the breach to replace Bette Midler in a new HBO film about the trial of the notorious ’60s record producer Phil Spector. The film stars Al Pacino, and depicts Spector’s recent trial for the murder of Lana Clarkson. Bette had been set to play Spector’s lawyer Linda …

News Roundup: Morrissey Dismisses Fan from Show, Charlie Gilmour Goes to Jail, and Posh ‘n’ Becks Are Here to Stay

Morrissey is a man of high standards, and clearly judges himself by the quality of his sycophants. Why else would he have wished cheerful death upon the biographer Johnny Rogan? And why else would he take to the stage wearing a T-shirt denouncing the fansite Morrissey-solo.com, using very profane language indeed? And to add …

News Roundup: Ricky Gervais Defends ‘Life’s Too Short,’ Pizza Guy Tom Felton, and No More Babies for the Beckhams

• Ricky Gervais has issued a stout defense against anyone who thinks his new sitcom Life’s Too Short pokes fun at short people. The show stars Warwick Davis as the corrupt boss of an acting agency that specializes in dwarf ...

The Beckham Baby Has Materialized, and Her Name is Harper Seven

Congratulations are in order for David and Victoria Beckham, who welcomed their first baby girl, Harper Seven Beckham, into the world today (July 10). “I am so proud and excited to announce the birth of our daughter Harper Seven ...

News Roundup: When Daniel Met Clint (In a Leotard), ‘Sherlock’ Snaps, Posh’s Baby Bump

• When Daniel Craig met Clint Eastwood… while wearing a leotard.

WATCH: Ouch! Will David Beckham Get a Tattoo on His ‘Business’?

The footballer and soon-to-be new father chatted with Craig Ferguson (who else?) last night (June 1). And the topic of needles having intimate contact with his nether regions came up.

Five British Celebrity Couples We Love

Here at Anglophenia, it’s no secret that we adore our Brits, especially those who’ve lucked out in love. But when Colin Firth recently gushed about how his beautiful wife Livia keeps him in line at home, it got us thinking ...

Royal Roundup: The Obamas Conclude UK Trip with Palace Gala

On Wednesday night (May 25), President Barack Obama and First Lady Michelle commemorated their two-day state visit of the UK with a black-tie dinner at the stately Winfield House in London. The presidential couple wanted to return the ...

Beckhams Aim To Share Birthday With America

Well we already knew that the Beckhams had a soft spot for America, but not to the extent that they’d pick Independence Day as the birth date of their baby girl, AND consider a US-themed name for her too, surely?

Royal Roundup: Buckingham Palace Flashmob Celebrates Royal Wedding

Out of nowhere today (May 9), a flashmob regaled onlookers at Buckingham Palace with a performance celebrating the royal wedding. More than 100 dancers, most of whom were students, twisted and twirled outside the palace gates to the ...