Hugh Grant

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 …

Which Brit Has the Most Desirable Accent?

There are many reasons why British voices and accents are greeted with increased (and entirely appropriate) levels of reverence and respect all over the world. Some of them are historical—the British Empire was very big, after all, …

Can Emma Thompson Save ‘Bridget Jones 3’?

To judge by the rumors alone, it seems that the third Bridget Jones movie may as well release its own production diary about the hilarious trials and tribulations of attempting to make a film, rather than y’know, making the movie …

WATCH: Hugh Grant in ‘The Rewrite’ Trailer

There was a time, specifically between the mid 1990s and mid 2000s, when Hugh Grant was the king of the romantic comedy. But in more recent years, the former Bridget Jones cad has moved away from the genre that made his name, …