Articles Tagged 'Only Fools And Horses'

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WATCH: Pubgoer Has Real-Life ‘Only Fools and Horses’ Moment

It’s hard not to laugh when someone takes a spill, but it’s best practice to at least wait to make sure everything is okay. A British pubgoer did just that, and he is okay, so we can have a giggle. The gentleman was innocently enough enjoying a pint, but unbeknownst to him a couple of […]

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A Sitcom Tour of Great Britain

The cultural and linguistic variety on display across Britain can make understanding the different regions a difficult prospect for the unfamiliar. Fortunately, the great television staple that is the British sitcom is on hand, and many classic comedies have at their core an expression of the unique culture of their local surroundings. Join us, then, as […]

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Only Fools, And Horses, And David Beckham

There’s always a moment of disjointed thinking that comes with a photo like this. On the left, Nicholas Lyndhurst and David Jason, clearly playing Rodney and Del Boy Trotter—the characters that made them British household names in the comedy Only Fools and Horses—for the first time in ages. On the right, David Beckham, famous footba…ah, […]

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RIP Roger Lloyd-Pack: Five Of His Greatest Roles

The BBC is reporting that the actor Roger Lloyd-Pack has died, aged 69. He had been suffering from pancreatic cancer. A fine character actor, on TV and in plays by Alan Bennett and William Shakespeare, his job in a comedy was often to be the character who pulls the wheels off the wagon; to undercut […]

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10 Things Americans Love About Living in Britain

Like many true Anglophiles, my eyes light up at just the thought of making a visit to the U.K. I adore being abroad; anything is possible. While every day may bring a new adventure when living in Britain, here’s a list of the most common things Americans fall in love with, almost as soon as […]

A Very British Christmas Part 10: Five Great TV Specials

If there were no Christmas, there would still be a need for everyone to mark a point in the year in order to let their hair down and lark about. Birthdays are fine, but too specific to one person. What we all need is a moment to celebrate ourselves and get a little giddy. This […]

‘Sherlock’ Wins One Fifth Of All The Welsh BAFTAs

Last night, the Millennium Centre in Cardiff played host to the 20th annual British Academy Cymru Awards (the Welsh BAFTAs, effectively), and it doesn’t take a supernaturally gifted detective to figure out who the main winner was. Sherlock picked up five of the available trophies, including the prestigious Best Television Drama award. Euros Lyn was […]

James Buckley: Glad To Play A Role He Can Watch With His Parents

OK, this is probably not a revelation that will shock a lot of people, but it’s kind of a relief all the same. Anyone watching The Inbetweeners and worrying that James Buckley the actor might share some common traits with his character Jay, the mop-topped, foul-mouthed sexaholic fantasist, need worry no more. He’s a very […]