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First Look: Felicity Jones in ‘Star Wars’ Spinoff ‘Rogue One’

Coming out of Disney’s D23 convention over the weekend, we’ve been given our first look at Felicity Jones (The Theory of Everything) in the upcoming Star Wars spinoff movie Rogue One. The Birmingham-born actress was pictured alongside her newly announced co-stars in the film, which has just begun shooting at Pinewood Studios in the U.K. There’s still very little […]

Felicity Jones and Rosamund Pike (Pics: Jon Kopaloff and Jason Merritt/Getty Images)

Forget Harvard: Which of Your Favorite Stars Are Oxford Grads?

When it comes to prestige, the British education system works on a fairly simple hierarchy. There’s no Ivy League, no jostling for position. There is Oxford University and its many colleges, and there is Cambridge University and its many colleges, and then there is everywhere else. That’s not to say Manchester or Durham or Edinburgh […]

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Join Anglophenia For Oscars Coverage

On Sunday (February 22), little gold men will be handed out, heartfelt speeches will be made, and names will be mangled by John Travolta. There will be Benedict Cumberbatch on the red carpet, possibly photobombing; there will be Keira Knightley with her baby bump; and there will be abundant boyishness from Eddie Redmayne. And Anglophenia […]

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WATCH: The British Invasion of the Oscars

Anglophenia’s Tom Brook headed to Hollywood ahead of the Oscars to chat with some of this year’s British nominees, including Benedict Cumberbatch, Eddie Redmayne, Felicity Jones, and Keira Knightley. This should be the player used to embed videos. Also, watch his interview with Rosamund Pike, British Best Actress nominee for Gone Girl: This should be […]

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BAFTA Roundup: Eddie Redmayne IS the Best Actor

The BAFTA Film Awards have only just finished, the confetti being packed away and the red carpet rolled up for another ceremony on another day. And it’s clear that in the big battle of the boffins between Benedict Cumberbatch and Eddie Redmayne, there has been a clear winner, and it’s not Sherlock. In fact, The […]

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Felicity Jones to Join ‘Star Wars’ Spin-Off?

This might not be a thing. But it would be rather good if it was, and that seems a decent enough reason to mention it, especially after The Hollywood Reporter has gone to such trouble to say that it probably is going to be a thing. So, Godzilla director Gareth Edwards is working on a […]

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Benedict Cumberbatch’s Drama Teacher on his “Outstanding” Talent

Martin Tyrell, the Harrow school drama teacher who first spotted that Benedict Cumberbatch was very, very good at acting, has been speaking to the Radio Times about his moment of revelation, which occurred when Benedict was just 13-years-old. “He was obviously an outstanding actor – a combination of intuition and intellect. It’s probably once in […]

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WATCH: Oscar-Nominated British Actors Discuss Their Films

You may hear these names read when the Academy Awards are handed out on February 22. (They’re all also nominated for the EE British Academy Film Awards, which air Sunday, February 8 at 8/7c on BBC AMERICA.) We spoke to all five of these fine British actors about their nominated roles in acclaimed films, and […]

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WATCH: Brit Directs James Franco and Felicity Jones in Sundance Film

One film getting attention on Sundance’s opening weekend was True Story, in which James Franco plays a man charged with killing his wife and children who’s taken on the identity of a disgraced New York Times journalist. This legal-drama thriller, which also stars Jonah Hill and Felicity Jones, has been brought to the screen by […]

Eddie Redmayne as Stephen Hawking in ‘The Theory of Everything’ and Benedict Cumberbatch as Alan Turing in ‘The Imitation Game’ (Pics: Working Title/Studio Canal)

So How Did Our Oscar Nominees Respond?

Yesterday, the nominations for this year’s Academy Awards were announced and some of our favorite British talents found themselves firmly on the guestlist. And of course, this is the sort of thing that creates its own news hurricane, so quotes had to be sourced from everyone involved, as soon as possible. So, how did our […]

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