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Stephen Fry to Present Documentary Series Based on J.K. Rowling’s ‘Fantastic Beasts’ Stories

Attention Potterphiles! Stephen Fry is set to host a new documentary exploring the similarities between creatures from J.K. Rowling‘s Fantastic Beasts series and real-life animals that have roamed (and still roam) the world. The one-off doc has the working title Fantastic Beasts: A Natural History. It’s a collaboration between the BBC, London’s world-famous Natural History […]

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‘Doctor Who’s Russell T Davies’ New Series ‘Boys’ Heading to U.S.

Former Doctor Who showrunner Russell T Davies has been especially prolific in recent years, writing the acclaimed British miniseries Years and Years and A Very English Scandal. Now his latest project, Boys, has been picked up by a U.S. broadcaster: the HBO Max streaming service. The five-part series will follow a group of young gay […]

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9 Celebrities Who #LoveTheDarts

Darts has been huge news on U.K TV for decades, only beaten out in the ratings by soccer. Now, what is perhaps the greatest spectator sport of all time, has found a new U.S. home on BBC America, airing Thursdays 10/9C. If you’ve never thrown a dart, or watched a pair of pros battle it out, then […]

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WATCH: Oxford Union’s Taylor Swift Mash-up

There’s not too much to say about this clip, except that it features some of Anglophenia’s favorite British stars—Stephen Fry, Ian McKellen, Patrick Stewart—as well as Morgan Freeman, Kendrick Lamar, Piers Morgan, Diane Kruger, Jack Gleeson and the Korean pop star Psy (of “Gangnam Style” fame) having their words taken out of footage of their addresses […]

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10 Reasons to Love Hugh Laurie

Hugh Laurie is the comedian who became an actor, the specialist in simpering ninnies that played a glowering heartthrob and the Oxbridge rower who tours the world playing the blues. He’s also just about to appear alongside George Clooney in the sci-fi/fantasy romp Tomorrowland, so, now seems a perfect time to remind everyone else why […]

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David Tennant Owns ‘Just a Minute’

This Monday (February 9), David Tennant will make his debut in a radio institution, and if preliminary reports are to be believed, will more than walk away with his head held high. Just a Minute is a comedy panel show that started on BBC Radio 4 in 1967. The format is preposterously simple; contestants are […]

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