Articles Tagged 'Twiggy'

Five Great British Supermodels Who Deserve A TV Biopic

To celebrate the occasion of Karen Gillan’s astonishing portrayal of Jean Shrimpton in We’ll Take Manhattan, here are five more Great British Supermodels who deserve their own moment of dramatic historical recreation. Twiggy Our original skinny minnie, given the name Twiggy because, well, she was quite thin. Her ’60s fame translated into ’70s mainstream success, […]

Video: BBC AMERICA Stars Featured in New TV Ad

A holiday TV advertisement for British department store Marks & Spencer features a veritable who’s who of BBC AMERICA talent. There’s AbFab‘s Jennifer Saunders and Joanna Lumley, Occupation‘s James Nesbitt, and Life On Mars‘ Philip Glenister. Also, you’ll see perennial British favorites Stephen Fry, Twiggy, Myleene Klass, and yes, even Wallace & Gromit. Watch it […]