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People are so used to instant access these days, but English novelist David Mitchell is making readers wait for his latest short story, reports BBC News.
By Fraser McAlpine | Posted on April 4th, 2014
In case you’re unsure whether British TV viewers are aware of the magnitude of David Letterman’s achievements, or even who he is, be assured we most certainly are and do. Even though Late Show hasn’t had a firm slot on ...
Rest assured, there aren’t any clips of Broadchurch in this roundup, because we don’t want a moment spoiled if we can help it, but if there were, they would only serve to further illustrate the astonishing transformation ...
By Paul Hechinger | Posted on October 25th, 2012
British author David Mitchell says he never imagined anyone would make a movie out of his novel Cloud Atlas.
By Leah Rozen | Posted on September 20th, 2012
It was bad enough when Sherlock’s Benedict Cumberbatch dissed the second season of Downton Abbey. Now, David Mitchell, a British comedian and BAFTA-winning actor (BBC’s That Mitchell and Webb Look and Channel 4’s Peep Show) is ...
By Fraser McAlpine | Posted on August 3rd, 2012
Extremists aside, the British are often reluctant to bang on about patriotism in polite company. We may have the reputation of being a bunch of rabid football supporters who will sing until they are hoarse about the superiority of the ...
By Fraser McAlpine | Posted on April 17th, 2012
This isn’t a test of Anglophile credentials: you don’t have to know who all of these people are to be in our secret Brit club. It’s just a list of ten people who are an essential part of the cultural fabric in the UK, ...
British TV is just like American TV, except the accents are different. And there are fewer shows about animals doing funny things.
By Kevin Wicks | Posted on February 8th, 2011
Leave it to David Mitchell, star of Peep Show and That Mitchell and Webb Look, to give his own humorously cantankerous but thoughtful take on things. His target this week: Britain’s monopoly on America’s leading superhero ...
By MacKenzie Wilson | Posted on November 22nd, 2010
The very handsome Matthew Goode might be sizing up his superhero skills once again, as he's evidently being considered for the lead role in Zach Snyder's forthcoming Superman reboot.