Russell Brand

Oi! Katy Perry! Hands Off Mary Poppins!

OK, this might start off looking like a slightly Ameriphenic news story, perhaps, but bear with me, the point will become clear.

Helen Mirren Drops The S-Bomb On BBC Breakfast

Ah the glory of live TV! Anything can happen, and there is not much anyone can do about whatever it is except smile, apologize and try and keep calm.

Jerry Seinfeld Mocks The Royal Wedding!

Today you find the UK in a little bit of a tizzy, as if the natural order of things appears to suddenly have been reversed.

Russell Brand’s ‘Arthur’ Leaves You Wanting Moore

There’s a new Arthur on screen and the sole advantage he has over his earlier, equally tipsy namesake is height. Yes, sorry to say, but watching a miscast Russell Brand strain to be funny in a sluggish remake of Arthur, the classic …

WATCH: Dame Helen Mirren Breaks New Ground with ‘Arthur’

Dame Helen Mirren sees her role in the remake of Arthur, in which she co-stars opposite Russell Brand, as a career departure. The 65-year-old actress told me, “I did it because I’ve never done a big full-out comedy …

The Tellyvangelist: April 4 – 10

What’s British on U.S. television this week?

WATCH: Russell Brand Reveals His Royal Wedding Plans

Russell Brand has been enthusiastically fielding questions about the royal wedding while promoting the forthcoming remake of the 1981 romantic comedy classic Arthur, in which he stars.

Hollywood Boulevard Gets Another Dame: Helen Mirren

The next time you find yourself walking down Hollywood Boulevard, keep your eyes peeled for Dame Helen Mirren‘s hand and footprints.

Russell Brand Gets Personal on ‘CBS Sunday Morning’

Lately, it seems like there’s no escaping Russell Brand. Not that there’s anything wrong with that, of course — we loved his recent stints on SNL and The View.

The Tellyvangelist: Mar. 28 – Apr. 3

In your guide to what’s British on American TV this week, Cat Deeley guest co-hosts Live with Regis & Kelly, and Starz’s latest period drama, Camelot, launches, and Sir Elton John does double duty on this weekend’s …