Posts tagged "BBC"

Rita Ora’s Boobs are Causing Some Major Controversy

Unlike many of her pop star companions, it didn't take a nip slip or a vagina flash for Rita Ora to cause a ruckus across the pond... All it took was a poor outfit choice. The 22-year-old songstress made an appearance on BBC's The One Show on Tuesday, wearing a plunging blazer without a shirt…

By: Kendall Fisher / January 7, 2015

Benedict Cumberbatch Cares More About ‘Sherlock’ Than His Own Wedding

Fret not, Sherlock fans. Your hero is here for you. Despite just recently getting engaged to award-winning theater director Sophie Hunter, Benedict Cumberbatch wants to sure you that he cares more about the upcoming season of his hit BBC series than picking out flowers and china patterns with his fiancée.

By: Gabrielle Chung / January 5, 2015

Here’s Your First Look at ‘Orphan Black’ Season 3

It’s go time. With some four months to go before the big premiere, BBC America has unleashed the first teaser for Orphan Black Season 3.

By: Peggy Truong / December 18, 2014

ICYMI: Benedict Cumberbatch Can Pronounce ‘Penguin’ Now

You know that Benedict Cumberbatch penguin problem? Yeah, it’s not a problem anymore.

By: Peggy Truong / October 27, 2014

Watch: BBC Music Enlists One Direction, Chris Martin, Lorde and Others in Star-Studded Cover of ‘God Only Knows’

Who knew you could fit so many talented artists into such short clip? In a new video celebrating the brand new BBC Music, the network has remade the Beach Boys’ 1966 hit “God Only Knows” with some help from a few famous faces.

By: Peggy Truong / October 8, 2014

Watch: Handsome Devil Benedict Cumberbatch Can’t Pronounce ‘Penguins’

Some five years ago, long before Cumberbitches formed and just before the new Sherlock aired, Benedict Cumberbatch served as a narrator for a BBC nature documentary series. This week, a clip from that series, South Pacific, has resurfaced thanks to an excellent discovery: Mr. Cumberbatch cannot, for the life of his handsome face, pronounce “penguins.”…

By: Peggy Truong / September 26, 2014

Changing Times and Scandal Fill the First ‘Downton Abbey’ Season 5 Trailer

Can it be January already?!? Although the hit series doesn't return stateside until after the new year, we're getting our first look at the upcoming fifth season of Downton Abbey and it's a good one.

By: Jason Marshall / August 31, 2014

Watch: David Attenborough ‘Narrates’ About Fan Girls in ‘Planet Earth’ Mashup

A David Attenborough narration is always a good thing. From the great creatures of the ocean to how humans live, Attenborough has described to us just about everything that’s fantastic about planet Earth. Now, an Attenborough enthusiast has paired the great Brit’s voice with a phenomenon we’ve all struggled to come to terms with: the…

By: Peggy Truong / August 12, 2014

Benedict Cumberbatch Will Get to Wear His ‘Sherlock’ Hat For Another Season

Everybody’s favorite detective will return — next year. Some six months after Sherlock wrapped its third series, the BBC has announced plans to make a fourth series, along with a special.

By: Peggy Truong / July 2, 2014

Jennifer Lawrence Explains Why One May Find Miley Cyrus’ Antics “Disgusting”

Katniss Everdeen isn't too pleased with Miley Cyrus' latest antics. In a recent interview BBC Newsnight, actress Jennifer Lawrence gives her two cents on fellow starlets like the "We Can't Stop" singer and the sexualization of the young women in Hollywood, explaining that Cyrus' camel toe is just a way to ensure more money in the…

By: Gabrielle Chung / November 12, 2013

BBC Newsreader Mistakes Ream of Paper for iPad

BBC newsreader Simon McCoy accidentally picked up a ream of paper instead of his iPad before going on air today. According to the Telegraph, readers were confused after seeing McCoy hold the ream while talking about Drunk Tanks to combat "alcohol-fueled troublemakers."…

By: Kelly Lynch / September 18, 2013

Get Ready for Another British Invasion: Hulu and BBC Announce Exclusive Deal

Hulu and the BBC (the beeb if you're feeling posh or whatever) announced a major partnership Wednesday in which hundreds of BBC shows will stream on Hulu Plus. This includes current shows like Luther, Sherlock, Doctor Who and Top Gear, but also classics like Fawlty Towers and Upstairs, Downstairs. The complete BBC library is so…

By: Robert Kessler / September 18, 2013

Watch: It’s Jennifer Aniston’s Turn with That Awkward, Adorable BBC Interviewer

Before you think, “Oh no, not this guy again,” give the BBC’s Chris Stark another chance as he interviews Jennifer Aniston during a press junket for We’re The Millers. “I feel like a pig in a wig,” Stark confesses, after revealing his team had put “loads of makeup” on him to make him look “showbiz…

By: Peggy Truong / August 16, 2013

‘Doctor Who’ Casting Announcement: And The 12th Doctor Is…

The new doctor is in. Whovians around the world are basking in the announcement just made by the BBC: the Twelfth Doctor on the beloved sci-fi program Doctor Who will be played by Peter Capaldi. IT’S OFFICIAL! Peter Capaldi IS the next Doctor! http://t.co/MkFjVldAjv #DoctorWho pic.twitter.com/HC0Q9M3H9V — Doctor Who Official (@bbcdoctorwho) August 4, 2013   “Being asked

By: Peggy Truong / August 4, 2013

‘Burton and Taylor’ Trailer: Helena Bonham Carter Makes a Lovely Liz Taylor

Here’s your first look at Helena Bonham Carter’s transformation into Elizabeth Taylor in the new BBC TV movie Burton and Taylor. The Wire’s Dominic West (all hail McNulty) stars as Taylor’s fifth husband Richard Burton, at a time when the couple decided it was a good idea to revive the play Private Lives. The year…

By: Peggy Truong / July 6, 2013

Lindsay Lohan’s ‘Liz & Dick’ Nabs 3.5 Million Viewers; ‘The Voice’s’ Cee Lo Green Guest Starring on ‘Anger Management’

Lindsay Lohan’s portrayal of Elizabeth Taylor on Lifetime’s Liz & Dick garnered 3.5 million total viewers Sunday night with an average of 1.3 million viewers in the ad-coveted 18-49 demographic. The biopic was down 3 million viewers from the network’s Steel Magnolias remake in early October, which had a total of 6.5 million viewers. Steel Magnolias' rating…

By: Lauren DiMascio / November 26, 2012

TV Buzz: NBC Wins Election Night Ratings; Jennifer Hudson, Sarah Hyland Set for Lifetime’s ‘Five’ Sequel

Ratings for Tuesday's election coverage are in, and among the broadcast networks, NBC won a plurality of viewers' votes. Brian Williams and his ice-rink map drew 12.6 million total viewers, beating ABC (11.1 million), CBS (8.4 million), and FOX (5 million). Overall, there were 37.1 million viewers tuning into the big four networks to see Barack Obama

By: Lauren DiMascio / November 7, 2012

British DJ Calls Justin Bieber a ‘Brat’

Is Justin Bieber a diva? Well, at least one person thinks so, and he has no qualms about trashing the 16-year-old pop star to the press. BBC Radio 1 DJ Scott Mills told Metro that the "Baby" hitmaker didn't leave a good impression on him during a recent interview: Seriously, someone needs to have a…

By: / August 27, 2010

Angelina Jolie to Star in Killer ‘Unforgiven’ Role

Angelina Jolie is going to have a lot on her plate in the coming months. The Salt beauty, who's already set to make her directorial and scriptwriting debut with a historical romance set amid the Bosnian war of the '90s, will also be starring in a big-screen adaptation of the 2009 miniseries Unforgiven, Deadline New

By: / August 26, 2010

Shia LaBeouf Says Indiana Jones 5 Is a Go

Finally, Shia LaBeouf has said something meaningful in one of his interviews. But fans of the popular Indiana Jones movies may not be too happy about what he has to say. In an interview with the BBC, the Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen star revealed that a fifth Indiana Jones movie is on the way.

By: Celebuzz / June 17, 2009
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