Golden Globes

British Stars at the Golden Globes

Let’s kick off the awards season with some Brit spotting at the 2015 Golden Globes. Some of our favorite British actors were in attendance to accept awards, present awards, rub elbows with their Hollywood counterparts, or just …

Eddie Redmayne Cut Short His Honeymoon to Win a Golden Globe

This is just one of a million tiny details to emerge from last night’s Golden Globe Awards, a ceremony in which many things happened, not the least of which was Amy Poehler mocking British actors for the way they speak when they …

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 …

Twitter Poll: Who’s Better Looking … Ricky Gervais vs Johnny Depp

Ricky Gervais (The Office) was “having a laugh” on his Twitter feed and asked fans the dubious question, “Seriously, who’s better looking?”, referring to himself or Johnny Depp. Why Depp?

Six Roles Featuring Damian Lewis’ British Accent

Golden Globe- and Emmy-winning actor Damian Lewis (Homeland) kicks off the season premiere of Top Gear tonight (February 4) at 9pm Eastern. We get to see him race, maneuver on black ice and, most importantly, speak in his fancy pants …

Dame Maggie Smith & The Purse-Lipped Scolds Of Olde England

America, can I ask you a question? It’s a little delicate.

Far be it from me, a British writer on a blog devoted to British culture, to pull at a thread on the glove of the hand that feeds me, but there’s a strange aspect to the relationship between British and American culture that …

Brits Represent at 2013 Golden Globes

The Brits have made an early showing at the 70th Annual Golden Globes with Dame Maggie Smith winning Best Supporting Actress for her performance in BBC’s Downton Abbey. Let’s do some Brit-spotting at the Globes!

WATCH: Rachel Weisz Surprised at Her U.S. Awards Season Momentum

British actress Rachel Weisz says she has no idea why her portrayal in the film The Deep Blue Sea has brought her significant awards recognition in the U.S. after having had a relatively modest impact in the U.K.

BBC AMERICA’s ‘The Hour’ Nabs Golden Globe Nod; Cumberbatch in for ‘Sherlock’

BBC AMERICA’s critically acclaimed miniseries The Hour will compete for the Best Mini-Series or TV Movie Golden Globe, it was announced this morning. And Benedict Cumberbatch, denied a seat at the table last year, has been …

Golden Globe Winner Peter Dinklage Shouts Out to Fellow Actor

 

As actor Peter Dinklage left the stage last night, after winning a Golden Globe, he made a special reference to a man in the UK.