Charlie McDonnell
interview

Anglonerd magazine grabbed a quick cup of tea with YouTuber Charlie McDonnell in Union Square Park on his way to the New York launch of his new book Fun Science. What would be on Charlie Is So Cool Like's Golden Record? Did you know you have 9 senses? And most importantly, what is Charlie's favorite dinosaur anyway?
 
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    W1A

While the BBC is on shaky ground in reality, nothing is more important than getting it in the public eye, and what better way than the sequel sitcom to Twenty Twelve, W1A?
 
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    Hello

"Do not punish yourself. You deprive the world of its purpose." 

—Simon Munnery, Hello
 
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    Quest for Wonder

Professor Brian Cox has lost his wonder! Puppet versions of Cox and Robin Ince search the Science Museum while teaching kids along the way. Inside jokes for grownup fans of the Infinite Monkey Cage, too.
 
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    A Geek's Guide to Islington

From Benedict Cumberbatch and Peter Capaldi as Angel Islington in Neil Gaiman's Neverwhere, to Hitchhiker's Guide's Hotblack Desiato on Upper Street. 
 
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  kevin eldon   Kevin Eldon Will See You Now

Where can you find Neil Armstrong, Banksy, David Bowie, Uri Geller, and a fire alarm enthusiast all in one place? It's a radio comedy sketch show from the mind of Kevin Eldon, complete with musical ditties and silly voices.
 
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  hattie hayridge   Random Abstract Memory

The world was surprised when Hattie Hayridge turned up on Red Dwarf. They were more surprised when she turned up in the hospital on the day of her birth. Her mother didn't know she was pregnant!
 
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  bridget christie   11 Facts About Bridget Christie

From being in a biker gang at age 17 to gigging inside an inflatable hat to being fired as a milk maid, here are eleven incredible facts about comedian Bridget Christie.
 
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    IN THiS ISSUE



Is Jim Moriarty really back? Did you know we have a black hole in our galaxy? Did you ever notice that there are no actual aliens in Red Dwarf? Have you heard about the musical about the real life murders on London Road where all the dialogue is taken from real residents? What about the Broadway show that takes place almost entirely in your ears? Or the standup comedy DVD that breaks down into a sing-along with elephants? All this and more in the Fall 2016 issue of Anglonerd magazine.

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INTERViEWS
  Charlie McDonnell
  Jem Roberts
  Missy McAnulty


SCiENCE
  Fun Science
  The Infinite Monkey Cage season 13

TRAVEL
  An Idiot Abroad
  The Trip

FEATURES
 
High-Rise Book vs. Film
  Aliens in Red Dwarf


STANDUP

  Science, Ricky Gervais
  Off the Hook, Dylan Moran
  Robin Ince's Last Ever Show
  Maximum Nonsense, Tony Law
  Something Better, Josie Long

LiVE
  The Encounter

TELEViSiON
 
Sherlock: The Abominable Bride
  Detectorists
  Inside No. 9

 

ART
  Closely by Grayham Puttock

FiLM
  London Road
  Exile
  The Cottage
  The Comedian's Guide to Survival
  Special Correspondents
  The Theory of Everything


AUDiO
  Roald Dahl Audiobooks
  Double Science
  Undone
  All the Planet's Wonders
  Dirk Gently Radio Drama


LiSTS
  Fathers and Sons

 







  About

Anglonerd magazine is America's geekiest guide to British entertainment. Here you will find which British and Irish comics are touring the U.S., where to get those hard to find British TV shows Stateside, and when in the world is the next episode of Doctor Who on, anyway? Plus, pop science from the U.K., travel lessons from geniuses and idiots abroad, exclusive interviews, and recommendations.

 
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"Another blog by an American (honestly, do us Brits write any of our own TV blogs?), but this time without the infectious, and adorable, enthusiasm. Instead, Anglonerd offers a variety of insights into the bits of British TV that most Americans won’t have heard of, with a bit of a focus on comedy. If you want your British TV knowledge to go further than Doctor Who and Downton Abbey, then Anglonerd is for you, with great write ups of comedians’ and actors’ careers, illustrations of panel comedy shows, and the odd reviews and features."

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