Tag Archives: Rob Brydon

WATCH: Cumberbatch Reads Kurt Vonnegut Letter

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 ...

WATCH: Steve Coogan, Rob Brydon on ‘Trip to Italy,’ Celebrity Reactions to Their Impersonations

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.

WATCH: Steve Coogan and Rob Brydon Simultaneously Impersonate Michael Caine in ‘The Trip to Italy’ Trailer

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.

Steve Coogan, Rob Brydon Reunite for Another ‘Trip’ at Sundance

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 ...

Brit Binge Watching: Five Food Films You Can View Online

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:

Adele, ‘Blackadder’ and PJ Harvey Honoured By The Queen

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.

The Enduring Legend (And Mockery) Of Bond’s Martini

Let’s start at the beginning, with a simple question to the world’s most famous spy.

Do you fancy a drink, Mr Bond?

Watch: Rob Brydon Reads Tom Jones’ Palm

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.

News Roundup: Hugh Grant And JK Rowling Tackle Phone-Hacking

Hugh Grant has already proved himself to be something of a have-a-go hero in the phone-tapping scandal which overwhelmed UK tabloid journalism.

Who Does The Best Michael Caine Impression?

In a recent interview to promote the film Cars 2, Michael Caine was asked about all the people who have attempted an impersonation of his unique way of speaking over the years. And let’s face facts; there have been enough of them (and ...