Articles Tagged 'National Television Awards'

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6 Ways for Benedict Cumberbatch to Celebrate His 38th Birthday

Believe it or not, it’s that time of year. Today (July 19), Benedict Cumberbatch turns 38. And what a year it has been for the fabled Busy Benedict. He featured in 2013’s Best Picture-winning 12 Years a Slave. He breathed life into a variety of iconic personas like Smaug the dragon, Julian Assange, and Kurt Vonnegut. A new batch […]

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Top Gear Thursday: BBC Launches New Car Website

Great news for all of you Top Gear-heads and car enthusiasts! The BBC is launching a new car site – and its first official day is TODAY! You should head on over to BBC Autos if you want more of the kind of automotive goodness that you’ve come to love from Top Gear and the […]

Doctor Who’s Day Roundup: ‘Big Bang Theory’ Shouts Out to the Time Lord

We’ve witnessed myriad references to Doctor Who on American television this past year – on Community, Grey’s Anatomy, Free Agents, Criminal Minds, and Supernatural, just to name a few of the series that have name-checked the Time Lord. But few TV shows have stoked the Whovian flame more than the nerdy Big Bang Theory, featuring […]

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Doctor Who’s Day Roundup: Please Be Upstanding For The Doctor’s Wife

Before we get started, could we please all be upstanding, glasses in hand, to raise a toast to a very happy couple? David Tennant and Georgia Moffett have tied the knot, and before we get bogged down in the details of what that means in terms of Whoniverse logic (she played the Tenth Doctor’s clone […]

Today’s UK Twitter Trends: National Television Awards

What’s trending on Twitter in the UK today? Award Season continues with the England’s annual National Television Awards. NTAs With all this Oscar buzz going on, many Americans may have missed Britain’s National Television Awards last night (January 26). Begun in 1995, the NTAs are voted on by the general public and so the awards […]

‘Top Gear,’ ‘The Inbetweeners’ Win National Television Awards

While it was a big night for Britain’s X Factor and long-running soap opera EastEnders, some of BBC America’s own earned prizes at the 16th annual National Television Awards in London on Wednesday night (January 26). BBC News reports that BAFTA-winning comedy The Inbetweeners grabbed the Digital Choice award just a mere four days after […]