Tag Archives: Jeremy Irons

The Tellyvangelist – Top 5 Shows to Watch: Week of May 16 – 22

What’s British on U.S. television this week? Jeremy Irons‘s Borgias reaches its final crescendo and assorted Brits hit the chat show lineup. All times in EST and are subject to change.

WATCH: Jeremy Irons Wants Colin Firth to Win the Oscar

Jeremy Irons wants The King’s Speech star Colin Firth to take home the best actor Oscar on February 27. “Because he’s a colleague and he’s English,” he jokes.

British: The Accent of Evil

Ever wonder why ancient Romans in movies always have Oxbridge accents? Today, Slate.com has done a video slideshow on how Hollywood movies deal with the tricky situation of foreign speech: to subtitle or not to subtitle.