Rik Mayall

In Memoriam: The Brits We Lost in 2014

Gathering together a list of those people we lost over the past year is never a pleasant task. The shocking realization that, say, Rik Mayall or Bob Hoskins will be making no more public appearances is quite a hard one to process, ...

Why You Never Saw Rik Mayall in a ‘Harry Potter’ Movie

Amid all of the links and clips that have been shared by British comedy fans in the wake of Rik Mayall’s death yesterday, there was a story that very few people were fully aware of at the time that has proven to be one final ...

RIP Rik Mayall: His Greatest Roles

The comedian and actor Rik Mayall has died, aged 56. His manager confirmed the news earlier today, telling BBC News: “We are deeply saddened to announce the death of Rik Mayall, who passed away this morning.

Startling British TV Ads of 2011

Other people’s TV commercials are weird, aren’t they? It’s easy to get used to your own because they’re on all the time, and the internal reference points have to be universal to your culture or they don’t ...