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How Do American TV Shows Fare In The U.K.?

Posted 02.27.2014 | TV

"Downton Abbey" and "Sherlock" may be breaking ratings records over here in the U.S., but do the British feel the same about American shows over in En...

What Your TV Tweets Say About You?

Omri Marcus | Posted 10.20.2013 | TV
Omri Marcus

When the social media frenzy collides with television obsession, sometimes it seems that television viewers are busier writing about their favorite shows than actually watching them.

Most Appropriate Reaction To 'Doctor Who' In History

Irina Dvalidze | Posted 07.08.2013 | Comedy

"So you're telling me it's bigger on the inside...? Shut up!" Whovians have long been mesmerized by the TARDIS. In case you've been living under a ...

The British Are Coming, So Let's Play "Shag, Marry, Deport"

Hulu.com | Posted 09.01.2013 | Comedy
Hulu.com

Then there's "poor old" Edith who loses her cousin-boyfriend on the Titanic in episode one. It's all downhill at Downton from there. She follows men around like a puppy, only to get rejected. Dumped by a burn victim, ditched at the alter, and crushing on a married man, Edith is sad sack.

The Art Of The Celebrity Baby Name

Gabrielle Leimon | Posted 08.23.2013 | UK Entertainment
Gabrielle Leimon

North West is pretty out there in terms of names but I'm sure there is probably no other child with that name in the world and therefore, in that sense, I'd say Kim and Kanye have done their job right in giving their child a unique identifier for a name.

'The IT Crowd' Is Back

Posted 05.07.2013 | TV

Cult British comedy "The IT Crowd" will film its long-anticipated series finale within the next three weeks, according to Bleeding Cool. The show'...

DVDs: Ripper Street, Borgen, Foyle's War and More Great TV

Michael Giltz | Posted 05.29.2013 | Entertainment
Michael Giltz

Great TV keeps flooding the DVD shelves because great TV is all over the airwaves. Here's a rundown of some recent releases.

British Soap 'Coronation Street' Comes To Hulu

The Huffington Post | Laura Prudom | Posted 01.15.2013 | TV

Anglophiles will already be familiar with the exploits of the fictional inhabitants of "Coronation Street," a beloved British soap opera that now hold...

'Downton Abbey' Spoilers: Julian Fellowes On Dan Stevens' Exit

Posted 12.28.2012 | TV

SPOILER ALERT -- do not read on if you have yet to see the 2012 "Downton Abbey" Christmas special, which aired in the UK on December 25. The halls ...

Can We Please Put The EX In X Factor?

Daniel Warner | Posted 12.10.2012 | UK Entertainment
Daniel Warner

I hate X Factor. I make no secret of it. It infuriates, upsets and troubles me. It's like a manipulative ex who the rest of the family love but whom was actually inherently mad, bad and dangerous to know.

What the Viewers Demand -- and TV Still Struggles to Provide

Omri Marcus | Posted 11.17.2012 | TV
Omri Marcus

TV has stopped treating its consumers as "viewers" and has started treating them as "witnesses" and at times, active witnesses.

An Amazing Week

Ricky Gervais | Posted 11.14.2012 | Entertainment
Ricky Gervais

Finished principal photography on Derek. Quite simply the best shoot I've ever been a part of.

Chantilly Laced: Holding Bilderberg and the Transnational Policy Elite to Account

Ian Richardson | Posted 07.31.2012 | Politics
Ian Richardson

It's easy to argue that elite policy networks are unaccountable, undemocratic and illegitimate -- and that they serve the interests of the few rather than the many. But, international politics is riven with contradictions anchored, as it is, in the agendas and priorities of individual nation states.

Rihanna Gets A Fashion Reality Show

The Huffington Post | Posted 07.09.2012 | Style

Rihanna has signed up to make her first television show. The concept: burgeoning fashion talents compete to dress the star. The pop superstar, who ...

Crystal Bell

Actors Talk 'Misfits' Season 3: Nazis & Zombie Cheerleaders

HuffingtonPost.com | Crystal Bell | Posted 12.19.2011 | TV

The wait is finally over for U.S. fans of the hit U.K. series "Misfits." The popular raunchy sci-fi teen dramedy is returning exclusively to Hulu for ...

Ad Featuring Angelina Jolie Ordered Off UK TV

AP | RAPHAEL G. SATTER | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

LONDON — A TV ad showing actress Angelina Jolie firing weapons must not be shown because it could be seen as condoning gun violence, Britain's a...