Articles Tagged 'Brit Binge'

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Ben Whishaw: A Streaming Guide to His Roles

We’re looking forward to catching up with Ben Whishaw in this week’s (January 21) premiere of London Spy. We’ve seen Whishaw as a groundbreaking TV producer in The Hour, a tech expert in the James Bond series, and even a bear, lending his voice to Paddington. Now he can add international spy to his list of roles. While London Spy […]

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5 Films to Watch on Bonfire Night

“Remember, remember, the 5th of November; Gunpowder, treason and plot; I see no reason why gunpowder, treason; should ever be forgot.” This English folk verse is chanted as a reminder of the unsuccessful attempt on King James I‘s life by a group of disaffected Catholics in 1605, reports BBC History. The Gunpowder Plot was foiled when Guy Fawkes, […]

Dame Angela Lansbury at 90: 10 Roles to Watch Online

Today (October 16) marks Dame Angela Lansbury‘s 90th birthday. If you’re like us here at Anglophenia, you may have grown up with the British actress, watching her solve mysteries in the beloved Murder, She Wrote or delightfully singing as she made meat pies in the TV movie Sweeney Todd in the 1980s. Possibly your love goes even further […]

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WATCH: Five Martin Clunes Roles Available to Watch Online

Martin Clunes returns to American TV, with the seventh season of Doc Martin premiering on Acorn TV this week (October 5). The first two episodes of the eight-part series are currently available online, with a new episode being released every Monday, leading up to the finale on Monday, November 16. Clunes is so good at playing Dr. Martin […]

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If You Liked ‘Mr. Robot,’ Five Shows to Binge-Watch

USA Network’s dark thriller Mr. Robot premiered in June 2015, and viewers couldn’t get enough of the series, with over 17 million people tuning in by the end of summer. The story follows a young hacker by the name of Elliot Alderson (Rami Malek), who knows he can’t save the world, but he can at least make it uncomfortable […]

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Sir Ben Kingsley Roles You Can Binge On

We last saw Sir Ben Kingsley in 2014’s Night at the Museum: Secret of the Tomb. He makes his return to the big screen in the technological thriller Self/less, premiering today (July 10). Kingsley portrays a terminally ill man who takes drastic measures to preserve his life, having his consciousness transferred into another man’s body (Ryan Reynolds). […]

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Five Aaron Taylor-Johnson Movies to Watch Online

It’s Aaron Taylor-Johnson‘s 25th birthday tomorrow (June 13), and if you’re reacting to that news with surprise that he’s still so young, then it says a lot about just how prodigious his career rise has been. It feels as if Taylor-Johnson (or just Johnson, as he was credited in films until his marriage to Sam Taylor-Wood in […]

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Brit Binge: James Corden Roles You Can Watch Online

James Corden is heading to American television, and we are so happy about it. The 36-year-old British actor is taking over Craig Ferguson‘s spot on The Late Late Show on Monday, March 23. Corden is changing things up by bringing all of his guests out at once, which is very British chat show-like of him. Corden told Anglophenia’s […]

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5 Sir Anthony Hopkins Roles You Can Stream Online

It’s the little things in life that matter, but for some, they’d prefer cold hard cash as seen in tonight’s release of Kidnapping Mr. Heineken (March 6) starring Sir Anthony Hopkins. In 1983 a group of Dutch friends (Sam Worthington, Jim Sturgess, Ryan Kwanten) were tired of not having padded wallets and came up with a plan to kidnap […]

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5 Eddie Redmayne Roles You Should Watch Online

Eddie Redmayne is blessed with those boyish looks, but he’s actually 33 years old, and has been honing his skills as an actor for a while. To some, it may seem like he became Great Britain’s “It” guy overnight, winning a 2015 Golden Globe, BAFTA, and Academy Award nomination for his portrayal of Stephen Hawking in The Theory of […]

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