Tag Archives: Gillian Anderson

WATCH: British Stars on the Run for Cancer Campaign

Did you hear about the movie that stars Benedict Cumberbatch AND Tom Hardy AND Idris Elba AND Eddie Redmayne AND Anna Friel AND Steve Coogan AND Sheridan Smith AND Michelle Dockery AND Gillian Anderson? And did you hear that it’s ...

10 American Actors Who’ve Done British TV

At the moment, it is relatively commonplace to see British stars infiltrate American TV shows—from Damian Lewis in Homeland to Hugh Laurie in House to Karen Gillan in Selfie—but it’s rarer to come across an actual famous ...

WATCH: Gillian Anderson and Jamie Dornan in the Trailer for ‘The Fall’ Season Two

Season One of The Fall was one of BBC2′s biggest success stories of 2013. A tense crime drama set in Northern Ireland, it stars Gillian Anderson as DS Stella Gibson, who has to try and find a manipulative and sadistic serial ...

10 British Actors and the Iconic Roles They Didn’t Play

Show business often throws up arresting ways to illustrate the multiverse theory; that with every decision taken, a parallel world exists in which an alternative decision was taken instead. So, for example, there are universes where ...

Brit Binge Watching: 10 Little-Seen Brit Gems You Can Stream Online

We all have our favorite British TV programs, whether it be Doctor Who, AbFab, Gavin and Stacey, The IT Crowd, Doc Martin, Black Books, Sherlock, Downton Abbey … (whew, take a breath) the list could go on for ages. But ...

'Merlin's Colin Morgan Joins Netflix's 'The Fall'

Colin Morgan—star of Merlin, for those of you with short memories—has signed up to appear in three episodes of the second season of the BBC crime drama The Fall.

Brits with Birthdays: Princess Beatrice Turns 25, and More

If fans of the British royal family and its newest member, baby Prince George, need a reminder that little royals grow up fast, they need look no further than Her Royal Highness Princess Beatrice Elizabeth Mary of York.

Brit Binge Watching: Five Classic Novel TV Adaptations You Can View Online

Revisit classic British novels with these made-for-TV miniseries adaptations. Here are five for you to binge on:

Now Streaming on Netflix: BBC Thriller ‘The Fall’ Starring Gillian Anderson

Make no mistake: we here at Anglophenia love that Netflix has resurrected Arrested Development, which is for all intents and purposes a Britcom in U.S. drag.

Americans Pretending To Be British Part 9: Gillian Anderson

Here’s a curious thing. For someone with a decent intimate working knowledge of both the upper-crust English accent and the accents of North-Eastern America, Gillian Anderson appears to have little or no control over which one ...