Articles Tagged 'The Sweeney'

fastandfurious6_whitecar

Top Gear Thursday: Fast, Furious and British – Great London Car Chases

We don’t usually associate the city of London with car chases, but that may change with the release of Fast & Furious 6 this week. The Vin Diesel/Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson vehicle contains several high-octane (is there any other kind?) car chases in London. Here’s a clip of one of them, featuring Diesel’s Dom and Michelle […]

Six Roles Featuring Damian Lewis’ British Accent

Golden Globe- and Emmy-winning actor Damian Lewis (Homeland) kicks off the season premiere of Top Gear tonight (February 4) at 9pm Eastern. We get to see him race, maneuver on black ice and, most importantly, speak in his fancy pants British accent! He was born and raised in St. John’s Wood, northwest London to be […]

The Sweeney-poster-featured

British TV Cop Show Reboot ‘The Sweeney’ to Open March 1

The poster for the new movie reboot of one of the most popular of British TV shows of the 1970s has just been released in the U.S. The Sweeney, a contemporary film version of the police drama that ran on England’s ITV from 1975 to ‘78, will open in theaters on this side of the […]