Tag Archives: Shakespeare

10 British Things About Salt Lake City, UT

Salt Lake City, UT is home to Robert Redford‘s annual Sundance Film Festival, which takes place during January. The fest brings out the crowds in droves, but there’s plenty going on the rest of the year.

Brits with Birthdays: Jeremy Irons Reaches a Major Marker, and More

Jeremy Irons is about to become a senior citizen. The British actor, equally adept at portraying both romantic heroes and bounders, turns 65 this Thursday (Sept. 19).

Sir Kenneth Branagh to Perform Shakespeare in NYC Armory

Sir Kenneth Branagh will make his New York stage debut in a production of Shakespeare’s Macbeth at an army base, reports BBC News.

Brit Binge Watching: Five Shakespeare Adaptations You Can View Online

Do you enjoy Shakespeare but don’t really have the time to sit down and deconstruct one of his plays? Well, you’re in luck, since the beginning of motion pictures, his work has been adapted into film and TV productions like these ...

Tom Hiddleston Breaks Out in Disney Song

Self-proclaimed Disney fan Tom Hiddleston (Avengers) broke out into a rendition of The Jungle Book’s song “Bare Necessities” while in Anaheim, CA at Disney’s D23 convention, promoting the animated film The Pirate Fairy.

Brits with Birthdays: Paul Greengrass Goes to Sea, and More

Director Paul Greengrass (The Bourne Ultimatum), a journalist turned filmmaker, got an early birthday present when the prestigious New York Film Festival announced late last month that his new movie, Captain Phillips, will debut as ...

10 British Things About San Diego, CA

Everyone is heading to San Diego, CA for Comic-Con 2013. What better timing than now to take a peek at British things going on in San Diego:

Fiji, Or Not Fiji, That Is The Question

It seems that Hamlet, the perpetually indecisive young prince of William Shakespeare’s enduring tragedy, has finally decided to pull his socks up and make productive use of his time. He’s going on a world tour.

10 British Things About Abraham Lincoln

Abraham Lincoln and the British? Surely these folks at Anglophenia must be joking, you must be thinking to yourself.

‘William Shakespeare’s Star Wars’ on Shelves July 2

Maybe we just have Darth Vader on the brain after coming across this less-than-menacing Lego Vader, here (scroll down). But, apparently, it’s not just us. EW.