Stephen Hawking

Who’s The New Bond Villain: Andrew Scott or Stephen Hawking?

Tomorrow (December 4) sees the first official announcement of the cast and title of the 24th James Bond movie, the sequel to the incredibly successful Skyfall. And with that comes a couple of intriguing rumors (well, one intriguing ...

E.L. James Vetoed Eddie Redmayne for ’50 Shades of Grey’

This bit of news might seem a little late in the game, but it’s new to us.

Eddie Redmayne, who is getting praise left and right for his role as Stephen Hawking in The Theory of Everything, had a sit down with Variety.

WATCH: Eddie Redmayne Wins Praise for Stephen Hawking Role

At the Toronto International Film Festival British actor Eddie Redmayne  (Les Misérables) has been winning some very strong reviews for playing Stephen Hawking in the handsomely crafted biopic The Theory of Everything.

WATCH: Stephen Hawking Uses Math To Predict England’s World Cup Soccer Success

The toughest thing about writing an Anglophile blog is finding an appropriate space for the things that are hugely popular in Britain, but mean far less in the U.S., like football.

Eddie Redmayne Set To Play Stephen Hawking

Some showbiz stories could have been written specifically for Anglophenia, from the collective dreams of the Anglophenia team, in order to deliver Anglophenians (Anglofania?) a kind of thespian thrill ride. This is one of those stories.

The Brit List: Summer of London – Innovators

“He that will not apply new remedies must expect new evils,” wrote Sir Francis Bacon, “for time is the greatest innovator.” Some three centuries later, another Englishman, Prime Minister Harold Wilson, put it a little ...

WATCH: How To Hum Quantum Physics, With Stephen Hawking

Don’t you just love it when someone manages to transform something hard and impenetrable into something fun? Especially something like quantum physics which would, to a layperson, take so long to learn the hard way that whatever ...