Articles Tagged 'George Clooney'


WATCH: The Coen Brothers’ ‘Hail, Caesar!’ Trailer with All-Star Cast

Joel and Ethan Coen’s Hail, Caesar! is not (not-so-surprisingly) a historical biopic, but in fact a send-up of the Golden Age of moviemaking. The story follows a Hollywood fixer, portrayed by Josh Brolin, who helps a major studio keep its stars out of the tabloids. His role is based on real-life MGM executive Eddie Mannix, reports […]

George Clooney and Josh LIttlejohn at Social Bite, Edinburgh (Photo: Jeff Holmes/Getty Images)

WATCH: George Clooney Visits Edinburgh Homeless Cafe

Back in March, we had the happy tale of Social Bite, the coffee shop that has woven support for the homeless people of Edinburgh into their business model, and managed to secure celebrity support from George Clooney. He had pledged to visit the cafe and offered a seat at a private lunch as a prize […]

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Fancy Dinner With George Clooney? Go to Scotland

Or, to be entirely accurate, go to Scotland in November. Social Bite is a chain of non-profit sandwich cafés in Edinburgh and Glasgow that donates all proceeds to charity, and encourages customers to donate food and drink to local homeless people. It was set up by the enterprizing Josh Littlejohn, and just under half of […]


WATCH: Hugh Laurie and George Clooney in ‘Tomorrowland’

Guess Hugh’s back… Yesterday, Disney launched the second trailer for director Brad Bird’s (The Incredibles) latest tale of distorted reality, and alongside a young cast (lead by Britt Robertson) and the reliably stern and handsome face of George Clooney, there’s a freshly-shaved Hugh Laurie in some very Star Trek clothes, looking huffy as only Hugh […]

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WATCH: First Look at George Clooney in ‘Downton Abbey’

On Friday December 19, the channel ITV in the U.K. will host their annual telethon Text Santa. It’s the usual sort of a thing, TV presenters doing marathon challenges, pop stars performing and a general urge to get viewers to donate. As part of this year’s event, there’s a special sketch featuring the stars of […]

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George Clooney, Maggie Smith and a Kiss in ‘Downton Abbey’

Before we get any further it’s important to state that George Clooney really IS going to be in Downton Abbey, with the cast of Downton Abbey, acting a part, playing a role, and everything. That report we ran about him filming in Highclere Castle, home of Downton Abbey? Yeah that was because he’s going to […]

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George Clooney Filmed ITV Special at ‘Downton Abbey’s Highclere Castle

Hollywood A-lister George Clooney (Gravity, Ocean’s Twelve) is slowly but surely becoming a full-fledge Anglophile. Sure, proposing to a British barrister is one way to step into our super exclusive Anglophile world. But, now, he’s making it official by appearing in an ITV Christmas special, Text Santa, which is set in Highclere Castle, the home to the […]


10 Must-See Moments From the 2013 Britannia Awards

The Britannia Awards were held last night in Los Angeles, and we live-tweeted them. Host Rob Brydon quipped that the event was like an “Iraqi election” in that “everyone knows they’ve won before the evening started.” Perhaps that helped contribute to the relaxed atmosphere. Part Kennedy Center Honors, part Golden Globes-like soirée, and part celebrity […]

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Follow @Anglophenia for Live Britannia Awards Coverage

Tonight, grab a cold beverage and join us on Twitter for our live coverage of the BAFTA Los Angeles Jaguar Britannia Awards. Our tweets will beginning with the red carpet starting at 5:30 pm PT (8:30 pm ET). Prepare yourself for a night of unparalleled starpower and surprises. (The awards themselves will air on BBC […]

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