Articles Tagged 'Katherine Parkinson'

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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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Richard Ayoade Regrets Doing the U.S. Pilot for ‘The IT Crowd’

British actor Richard Ayoade may be preaching to the Anglophile choir when reflecting on his decision to take part in the 2006 U.S. remake of The It Crowd. Ayoade revisited his role as an information technology “geek,” starring opposite Community’s Joel McHale in the NBC adaptation of the hugely popular U.K. show originally starring Ayoade, […]

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‘Merlin’s Colin Morgan Set to Star in AMC Program ‘Humans’

Colin Morgan (Merlin) is making his way back to U.S. television, starring in the remake of the Swedish sci-fi drama Real Humans. Renamed Humans, the series is being co-produced by Channel 4 and AMC, which will air in both the U.K. and U.S. in 2015. Morgan stars opposite The IT Crowd’s Katherine Parkinson and American […]

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‘Doctor Who’ and ‘Broadchurch’ Win at the BAFTA TV Awards

The TV BAFTAs have just finished, and it’s been a heck of a year for Broadchurch, and not a bad one for Doctor Who either. In total, Broadchurch won three awards—best drama, best supporting actor for David Bradley and best actress for Olivia Colman. Olivia, who melted hearts with her astonishing speeches last year, actually […]

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‘The IT Crowd’: The Greatest Hits Of Maurice Moss

As we mentioned recently, tonight, British viewers will see the very last episode of Graham Linehan’s astonishing comedy confection The IT Crowd, set in the tech support department of a busy coporation (run by madmen). When it started, the idea of making funny stuff happen from the mouths of web-nerds – and making them the […]

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‘The It Crowd’ Finale Special Confirmed for September

Series creator Graham Linehan (Black Books) has confirmed via Twitter that The IT Crowd will be making its return for the one-off finale special at the end of September: People! I bring news! The IT Crowd Special will be on telly AT THE END OF THIS VERY MONTH! Channel 4 will have more details soon! — […]

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‘The IT Crowd’ Returns to Film Finale Special

The IT Crowd, written by Graham Linehan (Black Books) and starring Chris O’Dowd (Bridesmaids), is set to film a one-off special, reports BBC News. The Bafta-winning sitcom, revolving around two office IT (information technology) guys and their tech-challenged supervisor, was on the air for four seasons between 2006 and 2010 on Channel 4. Originally, a […]