Tag Archives: Hugh Laurie

Ten Uncomfortable Live TV Moments of 2011

Live TV is a killer. No matter what the best intentions of a production team may be, no matter how many doomsday scenarios have been planned out, something will always come along to gum up the works.

Five Great British Scolds

A scold is someone who enjoys pointing out other people’s failings, and normally those are the kind of people you’d want to keep at arm’s length. But in the crazy upside-left world of television, the scold has ...

News Roundup: Watch The Trailer For ‘Merlin’ Season Four

Don’t you just love the fall TV schedules? One more week of Doctor Who to go (and a Christmas spesh to look forward to), Downton Abbey is back, Spooks is back, and now Merlin is about to make a triumphant return to British ...

Vote in the Anglo Fan Favorites Tournament, Round 2: Men of 2011

Vote in the Anglo Fan Favorites Tournament: The Men of 2011

Hugh Laurie: L’Oréal’s New Leading Man

Over the last few years, we’ve seen Beyoncé, Cheryl Cole, Jennifer Lopez and Gwen Stefani lend their famous faces to the L’Oréal cosmetic brand. Gerard Butler has even warned some of the beauty-conscious men to ...

Five Great British Comedy Double Acts

Comedy suits company. For all that Charlie Chaplin and Buster Keaton were solo geniuses at their craft when nobody could hear them talk, it was the magical relationship between Stan Laurel and Oliver Hardy which superseded them once the ...

Lost in Translation: Five British Showbiz Icons Americans Adore

Picking up where my colleague Fraser McAlpine left off with his “Lost In Translation: Five Showbiz Underachievers The British Adore” list, it’s time to highlight five Brits who’ve gained huge respect and legions ...

Five Great American Things The British Improved

As discussed in our previous essay, Five Great American Things The British Ruined, having a good idea is one thing, executing it to the best of its potential is something else.

Is Hugh Laurie Leaving House?

House fans, you might want to cherish every new episode you can clap your peepers on from here on in, because if Hugh Laurie is to be believed, there may not be many more.