Hugh Grant

WTF? Hugh Grant Nearly Replaced Charlie Sheen on ‘Two and a Half Men’

Remember our post on British replacements for Charlie Sheen on Two and a Half Men? Well, either we were extraordinarily prescient or CBS and Warner Bros. are stealing our ideas, man!

British Weddings, Not Necessarily Royal

Unlike Prince William and Kate Middleton, few young British couples get married in Westminster Abbey, clad in a military uniform and designer gown, and arriving at the ceremony via horse drawn carriage. Not by a long shot.

Today’s UK Twitter Trends (Apr. 13): ‘Bugger Bugged’ by Hugh Grant

Hugh Grant is trending on Twitter in the UK today not because of a film role but because of the role he played in turning the tables on a former tabloid reporter in the current scandal over celebrity phone hacking.

Hugh Grant’s Gay Rugby Joke Backfires

If you had to come up with three adjectives to describe Hugh Grant, I bet one of them would be “charming,” right? Even when he’s acting befuddled and lost for words, he’s still essentially a charming fellow.

The Tellyvangelist: Feb. 28-March 6

In this week's Tellyvangelist — your weekly guide to all that's British on U.S. TV — learn how Emily Blunt’s fate has been adjusted and catch two performances by Taio Cruz!

The Tellyvangelist: Nov. 15-21

It’s a very special week in this week’s Tellyvangelist – your weekly guide to all that’s British on U.S. TV.

The Tellyvangelist: Nov. 8-14

In this week's Tellyvangelist – your weekly guide to all that's British on U.S.

Hugh Grant, Colin Firth Both Turn 50

Hugh Grant and Colin Firth, two of our greatest British romancers, have both turned 50 within a day of each other. (Grant hit the half-century mark yesterday, while Firth’s birthday is today.

Daily Mail Columnist Asks, “Do Women Hate Kate Winslet?”

Mischievous Daily Mail columnist Flic Everett (nice name) suggests Kate Winslet‘s marital problems have elicited schadenfreude from fellow women. “When Jennifer Aniston‘s latest love affair imploded, millions of women …

Hugh Grant Assaults a Photographer, Again; Pete Doherty Arrested, Again

Hugh Grant kicked a paparazzo in the groin after leaving the Waverly Inn here in NYC. This bit of violence isn’t quite as innovative as his 2007 baked beans assault, but Hugh gets points for economy of expression.