Tag Archives: Emma Thompson

11 British Hosts Who Could Replace David Letterman

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 ...

WATCH: All Of This Year’s Oscar-Nominated Movies In One Clip

We’re now only a few days away from the 86th Academy Awards, and as usual, there’s a startling array of dazzling movies, directors, actors and actresses all jostling for position on that podium.

WATCH: Colin Farrell on ‘Winter’s Tale’: ‘It Might Be Too Sweet For Some’

Colin Farrell has well over thirty film credits to his name – and among them you would think there would be a couple where he stars in a substantial romantic role. But according to him you’d be wrong because he’s making ...

Golden Globes: Idris Elba, Helena Bonham Carter, Tatiana Maslany Score Nods

The nominations are in for this year’s crop of Golden Globes, and as you’d expect, the list is dominated by the best of British talent, from Dame Helen Mirren, to Michael Sheen, to Dame Judi Dench. BBC AMERICA earned three ...

Expect Brits Aplenty on the Red Carpet this Awards Season

What goes with red? That’s the question any number of British stars are asking themselves as they select outfits in which to walk the red carpet during awards season.

WATCH: Emma Thompson Reads ‘The Night Before Christmas’

Looking for a particularly anglophile way to get the festive season started? Well why not try this…

Saluting ‘Love Actually’ on Its Tenth Anniversary

Raise a glass to toast the tenth anniversary of the U.S. release of British director-writer Richard Curtis’ Love Actually, an enchanting, Christmas-themed movie that even Scrooges can embrace.

New Yorkers: Emma Thompson Is Heading To Your Town

Recently we’ve been bringing you a lot of news about theatrical events that are happening on the wrong side of the Atlantic, starring some of Anglophenia’s most beloved performers, so here’s a brief note of excitement ...

WATCH: Emma Thompson Hunts Peter Rabbit

It’s OK, this isn’t one of those videos where beloved childhood characters are given an adult makeover, and Bert and Ernie’s twin beds finally get pushed together. It’s not that kind of hunting.

Colin Firth And Hugh Bonneville To Star In ‘Paddington Bear’ Movie

It’s hard to be sure that this news, which is impossibly exciting for British people of a certain age and mental attitude, will have quite the same resonance all the way over there, but here goes, from the beginning: