Articles Tagged 'Laurence Olivier'

Mrs Brown

13 Definitive Portrayals of British Monarchs in Film and TV

Life is never boring if you’re the head of a country. There are international treaties to oversee, bitter arguments to overcome, threats from rivals and countries to conquer, and sometimes your personal life can’t help but get in the way, crown or no crown. These are the kind of stories that are irresistible for script-writers and movie […]

Romances Between Royals and Regular Folk, Hollywood Style

When Britain’s Prince William and fiancée Kate Middleton exchange vows on April 29, you can bet that Hollywood will be paying attention. A royal falling for a commoner – blue-blooded William and just plain Kate began their romance while both college students at St. Andrews University in Scotland – is catnip to movie makers. Hollywood […]

The Tellyvangelist: January 3 – 9

In this week’s Tellyvangelist — your weekly guide to all that’s British on U.S. TV — Torchwood star Naoko Mori checks into Private Practice, Alex Kingston gabs it up with Doctor Who fan Craig Ferguson, and an EastEnders star pops up on an American nighttime soap. All times are in EST and are subject to […]