Tag Archives: Skins

WATCH: Nicholas Hoult Talks ‘Young Ones’ at Sundance, Says He’s Open to ‘Warm Bodies’ Sequel

British actor and former Skins star Nicholas Hoult made the rounds at Sundance to promote Young Ones, in which he co-stars opposite Elle Fanning, Michael Shannon and Kodi Smit Mc-Phee. It’s a western directed by Jake Paltrow set in a ...

WATCH: Creator of ‘Skins’ Premieres ‘Dates’ Tonight

There seems to be two schools of thought on dating with one being, “Yay, I get to meet someone new and do something fun I might not do on my own!” And, the other, and possibly more common, is, “This will be pure torture.”

WATCH: Aliens Invade Britain In ‘The Swarm’

Creative types always say it’s important, when embarking on a new project, to set yourself limitations and then work within them, if you want to succeed. By which logic this project, from a very hot little gang of British TV ...

Fraser’s Phrases: Class of 2012

We spend a lot of time looking at archaic expressions here, but as we’re about to enter into an entirely new year, it’s a good time to refresh the vocab a little bit. So let’s have a look at some of the newer bits of ...

‘Skins’ Star Nicholas Hoult to Join ‘Jack the Giant Killer’?

Deadline exclusively reveals that Nicholas Hoult is in talks to star in a chilling reinterpretation of the beloved fairy tale Jack and the Beanstalk entitled Jack the Giant Killer.

The ‘Gossip Girl’-ification of MTV’s ‘Skins’: How America Regards the Working Class

In the past month, we’ve been looking at a remarkable British Invasion of America’s entertainment industry. Superman is now a Brit. American TV networks are gorging on British comedies and dramas.

A Half-Century After the Beatles, Is Another British Invasion Underway?

Is this all some sort of post-colonial payback? Has a gang of rogue Brits suddenly descended upon Hollywood and replaced our American-born gods with UK ones?

‘Skins,’ ‘Being Human’ Remakes Score Record-Breaking Launches

Guess all of the promos worked: MTV’s Skins, the U.S. remake of the British teen drama seen on BBC America, has proven a huge ratings success for the channel.

The Tellyvangelist – Jan. 17-23

In this week’s Tellyvangelist — your weekly guide to all that’s British on U.S.

Look Ahead at 2011: UK TV Series Receiving American Makeovers

Those bigwigs in Hollywood love their British telly. In a feverish race to provide fresh content to hungry American viewers, producers, writers, and executives maintain a watchful eye on the shows that are catching fire across the pond, ...