Articles Tagged 'Freddie Highmore'

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5 British Actors Who Were Child Stars

Today (August 12) marks International Youth Day, which makes us think of five British stars who got their starts as child actors. (Note: We haven’t left out the actresses. Here’s an earlier Anglo post on 5 British Actresses Who Were Child Stars.) 1. Daniel Radcliffe When Daniel Radcliffe was cast as Harry Potter at the age […]

Brits Playing American Actors

10 British TV Actors Posing as Americans

There’s a number of British actors putting their infectious accent on the shelf and donning American personas for our viewing pleasure. Let’s take a peek at British actors currently on American TV: 1. Tom Weston-Jones  Tom Weston-Jones was born in England, raised in Dubai and plays an Irish-American cop in BBC AMERICA’s Copper as Detective […]

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Freddie Highmore’s ‘Bates Motel’ Breaks A&E Ratings Record

Bates Motel, starring Freddie Highmore (The Art of Getting By; Charlie and the Chocolate Factory), brought in an average of 3 million viewers in last night’s premiere on A&E, reports The Hollywood Reporter. The original drama set a network premiere record among adults 25-54 and adults 18-49. The story is about a “sweet boy” and […]

Brits Trek To the Sundance Film Festival: A Guide

Big names from the world of cinema are en route to this year’s Sundance Film Festival — one of the world’s premier showcases for independent film.  With some 20 British movies in the lineup there’s a strong UK presence: Ewan McGregor (Perfect Sense), Hugh Dancy (Martha Marcy May Marlene), Felicity Jones and Alex Kingston (Like […]