THE Great British Bake Off remains, for many, the highlight of their summer, but in recent years, the show's Christmas special has also been a treat for baking fans. And it looks like this year's Christmas special will be no different as stars from 2017 and 2016 reunite one final time. Here's the lowdown on who's back in the tent... Who are The Great Christmas Bake Off 2018 contestants? Liam Charles Hackney-born Liam was a fan favourite on GBBO in 2017 but failed to reach the final after being eliminated in week 8. Since the show finished, the star hosted his own show, Liam Bakes, which started on Channel 4 last month and is a six-part series starring Liam and his baking brilliance. Earlier this year, Liam was announced as the presenter of Bake Off: The Professionals for Channel 4 and he's also released his own baking book, Liam Charles Cheeky Treats. Follow his Instagram, @liamcbakes, for lots of pictures of his delicious creations in the kitchen and he's also on … [Read more...] about Who are The Great Christmas Bake Off 2018 contestants?
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The British are invading again, and this time there’s absolutely nothing we can do about it. That’s because it’s a pop culture invasion, more like the one that brought miniskirts, Merseybeat and crazy eyelashes stateside in the 1960s than the one that brought redcoats and muskets in the 1770s. This weekend’s return of the British Arrows, the beloved annual program of artful TV commercials at Walker Art Center, leads the charge. But, right now, you can’t swing a brolly without hitting a book, movie, TV series or slang word that came from across the pond. British Arrows Awards Inspiration and injustice are always big themes in the annual collection of ads (the awards are given by Brits to commercials from around the world). Highlights include Samsung’s “Do What You Can’t,” about an ostrich teaching itself to fly; “140 Years,” a spot that showcases female Wimbledon winners while explaining why they must wear white, and a … [Read more...] about Walker Art Center’s annual award-winning TV ads lead a British pop culture invasion
7 minutes ago This year has been an interesting and exciting year for Netflix. With the company's master plan of bumping up its original content numbers beginning to pay off in droves and some surprising originals coming out, it's hard to see how 2019 will top this year's lineup. Nowhere is that more prevalent than the list of titles that are coming online in December. If you're interested in seeing November's crop, you know where to go. But now, let's send Netflix out in 2018 with a rundown of the company's upcoming additions to the streaming family! Week of December 1 8 Mile - 12/1/18 Astro Boy - 12/1/18 Battle - NETFLIX FILM - 12/1/18 Bride of Chucky - 12/1/18 Christine - 12/1/18 Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs - 12/1/18 Crossroads: One Two Jaga - NETFLIX FILM - 12/1/18 Friday - 12/1/18 Friday After Next - 12/1/18 Hellboy - 12/1/18 Man vs Wild with Sunny Leone: Season 1 - 12/1/18 Meet Joe Black - 12/1/18 Memories of the Alhambra (Streaming Every Saturday) - NETFLIX ORIGINAL … [Read more...] about Netflix New Releases: Movies And TV Shows Coming To Netflix Streaming In December 2018
The Great British Bake Off is back and the ovens will be turned on for the new BBC 1 series at 8pm on Wednesday August 5, and cake-loving funny woman Jo Brand will also be back on BBC 2 next Friday with spin-off show An Extra Slice. And with the new contestants revealed and Series 6 fast approaching, we're looking back at the most memorable moments from the previous five seasons as a reminder of the drama we can expect from the cooking show. 1. Bingate Belfast contestant Iain Watters went into meltdown last year when his Baked Alaska was taken briefly out of the fridge by fellow contestant Diana Beard. The “bingate” incident saw Iain pour his melted mess away and storm off, which was witnessed by a whopping 10.25 million viewers. Paul Hollywood later tweeted: “At the end of the day Mary and I need something to judge, it’s not about melted ice cream but about what’s presented to us.” 2. Custard stealing Contestant Howard Middleton lovingly made his … [Read more...] about The Great British Bake Off: Top 8 most memorable moments including the famous bingate
12 minutes ago November brings the year one step closer to the end of the calendar, and judging by Netflix's incoming streaming lineup, it looks like 2018 is going to continue to close out strong as ever. If you're interested in seeing what hit the library during the month of October, we've got you covered elsewhere. Otherwise, prepare yourself to update your watch list with the following titles: Week of November 1 Angela's Christmas - NETFLIX ORIGINAL - 11/1/18 Bram Stoker's Dracula - 11/1/18 Bring It On: In It to Win It - 11/1/18 Cape Fear - 11/1/18 Children of Men - 11/1/18 Close Encounters of the Third Kind - 11/1/18 Cloverfield - 11/1/18 Deuce Bigalow: European Gigolo - 11/1/18 Doctor Strange - 11/1/18 Fair Game - Director's Cut - 11/1/18 Follow This: Part 3 - NETFLIX ORIGINAL - 11/1/18 From Dusk Till Dawn - 11/1/18 Good Will Hunting - 11/1/18 Jet Li's Fearless - 11/1/18 Julie & Julia - 11/1/18 Katt Williams: The Pimp Chronicles: Pt. 1 - 11/1/18 National Lampoon's Animal … [Read more...] about Netflix New Releases: Movies And TV Shows Coming To Netflix Streaming In November 2018