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By Fraser McAlpine | Posted on July 16th, 2014
Life is never boring if you’re the head of a country. There are international treaties to oversee, bitter arguments to overcome, threats from rivals and countries to conquer, and sometimes your personal life can’t help but ...
By Fraser McAlpine | Posted on May 23rd, 2014
You can’t just ask Benedict Cumberbatch a couple of quick questions, especially on a topic such as the continued popularity of British theater, grab a couple of soundbites and waltz off.
This Monday is St. Patrick’s Day, a chance for Irish people to celebrate Irishness and for people who are not Irish (even by descent) to pretend that they are. Things that are not usually green will be made green.
2013 was a wonderful year of anniversaries and milestones in British pop culture, but we would be remiss if we didn't reflect on the passings of some remarkable Brits over the past 12 months.
By Kevin Wicks | Posted on December 15th, 2013
Peter O’Toole—the Irish stage and screen actor who earned massive acclaim in Britain and around the world; an eight-time Oscar nominee who went winless beyond an honorary award; a quarrelsome, hard-drinking enfant terrible; ...
By Leah Rozen | Posted on July 29th, 2013
J.K. Rowling is having a busy month. Not Benedict Cumberbatch busy, but busy nonetheless.
By Fraser McAlpine | Posted on July 11th, 2012
Peter O’Toole, the last of that singular actor generation of magnificently-dishevelled gentlemen carousers – including Oliver Reed and Richard Harris – has announced his retirement from stage, film and TV work.
By Leah Rozen | Posted on June 24th, 2011
Brits go heavy metal in Cars 2, the Pixar-Disney animated sequel film opening this Friday (June 24), as Michael Caine, Emily Mortimer and Eddie Izzard all voice major vehicular characters. Jason Isaacs and Vanessa Redgrave also pipe up ...