This week, the world celebrates the centenary of the birth of Dylan Thomas, a poet whose work spoke of universal things and local things, of noble emotions and minor pettiness, of harsh truths and longing sensuality. His is a …
Robert Downey Jr., Mark Ruffalo, Emma Watson, Mike Leigh and Dame Judi Dench—come and get your Britannia awards. The broadcast of the ceremony will air Sunday, November 2 at 9 pm ET on BBC AMERICA.
It has been a busy Hay literary festival for Benedict Cumberbatch. On Friday (May 30), he appeared onstage with Hugh Bonneville reading the winning entries in a BBC Radio 2 children’s story competition, and over the weekend he …
These are good times for Steve Coogan. The film Philomena, which he co-produced, co-wrote and stars in opposite Dame Judi Dench, recently picked up four Oscar nominations, including one for his screenplay.
IFC Films has recently released the trailer for Steve Coogan and Rob Brydon’s film The Trip to Italy, which is to be released in the U.S. on May 16.
Thanks to the wonderful world of streaming technology, you can watch live next week on your laptop, tablet or smart phone when British funnymen Steve Coogan and Rob Brydon riff about their new film, The Trip to Italy, at the Sundance …
With Thanksgiving just around the corner, what do you think of? Food! Well, of course, giving thanks … but then, food! Food brings people together as seen in these five foodie films available online:
The Queen’s Birthday Honours List was published on Friday, and among the 1,800 or so names, honours have been given to more than a few familiar names to Anglophenia readers.
Let’s start at the beginning, with a simple question to the world’s most famous spy.
Do you fancy a drink, Mr Bond?
When your career is as long and chequered as that of Tom Jones, any idea for a promotional push is very welcome, especially one that comes from a comedian enjoying a hot streak.