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Matt Smith to Play Prince Philip for Netflix

We may still be waiting to find out what’s going on with Matt Smith in both Terminator Genisys and Pride and Prejudice and Zombies, but that doesn’t mean we can’t add a fresh title to that list if something suitably …

British Stars Turn Out for First U.S. Red Nose Day

Red Nose Day arrived at NBC yesterday, and among the fun and hoopla, an avalanche of British stars turning out to perform skits and songs and generally lark about. They’re doing so in order to raise money for Comic Relief, a …

WATCH: Dame Helen Mirren Declares 'I'm a Commoner'

She may be titled Dame Helen Mirren, and she may be portraying the Queen on Broadway in the play The Audience but the British actress insists she’s a quite ordinary person. “I am a commoner anywhere that I am.

WATCH: Dame Helen Mirren, A Queen of Two Roles

In New York, Dame Helen Mirren is currently basking in significant praise for two roles, playing Her Majesty The Queen in The Audience on Broadway and on the big screen as a Holocaust survivor who’s trying to get restitution in …

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 …

Poetry Day: 10 British Actors Read 10 British Poems

Today is National Poetry Day (October 2) in the UK, and the Brits have always done pretty well at providing the world with poems and people who are good at reading poems, here are 10 poetic moments, provided by some of our favorite …