Tag Archives: The Office

25 Years Since ‘The Great Storm’

On the night of October 15th, 1987, Britain was rocked by an extremely strong, and extremely unusual storm. It wasn’t a hurricane, because hurricanes are a tropical phenomenon, but it wasn’t NOT a hurricane either, being of ...

Stop: Read Lucy Davis’s Moving Open Letter On Bulimia

Lucy Davis, star of The Office, star of Ugly Betty and Shaun of the Dead and all sorts of other things, has written an astonishingly honest open letter for readers of the Sun, detailing her troubled relationship with food, with ...

Life Outside ‘Sherlock’: Martin Freeman

Martin Freeman, BAFTA winner in the Best Supporting Actor category for his role in BBC’s Sherlock, has mastered the modern day sidekick playing opposite Benedict Cumberbatch. He and Cumberbatch have both received 2012 Emmy nominations ...

WATCH: The New ‘Hobbit’ Trailer

The new trailer for Peter Jackson’s film adaptation of J.R.R.

Dating a British Man: Commitment

Dating a British Man is a ten-part series that will take you through the dating ups and downs, it can be considered a guide as what to do — or, what not to do — depending on how you look at it. Here are some tidbits based on my ...

Summer of London: Five Great British Comedies on iTunes

With the new BBC America docu-comedy Twenty Twelve premiering Thursday (June 28) at 9/8c, we thought it might be fun to “‘av a laugh” by checking out iTunes where BBC America is giggling its way through Summer of ...

Andy Samberg Goes ‘Cuckoo’ for BBC

Andy Samberg recently announced his departure from Saturday Night Live after completing seven seasons. Samberg is leaving the big bad city of Manhattan to join the BBC. Yes, the one in England.

Catherine Tate to Return to ‘The Office’ in Recurring Role

They just couldn’t let her go: producers of The Office are set to bring back Catherine Tate for a recurring role in the second half of this season, BBC News reports. Tate had previously appeared on the NBC series last season as ...

The Great British Workplace: ‘The Office’ vs. ‘Free Agents’

This Saturday, the UK version of the hit comedy Free Agents premieres on BBC America, with back-to-back episodes from 11pm/10c. If you’ve not seen the American remake, it’s the story of a bunch of badly-behaved office ...

The British ‘Office’: Where Are They Now? (Gallery)

This Saturday (July 9) marks the 10th anniversary of the very first episode of The Office appearing on BBC2. Back then, everyone involved was either just starting a career, or had been kicking around at the fringes of success for a while without much of a breakthrough. There were no stars, and no one thought there were going to be...