Author Archives: amb

About amb

Would rather spend time in TV land than Corporate World. Writes at wordsbecomesuperfluous.com and wishes she was more like Ingrid Bergman.

Una Stubbs

Good morning! Can I get you something? Tea? Crumpets? Bangers and mash? As you may have guessed from today’s breakfast menu (or perhaps from the sound of a million fangirls spontaneously combusting over the internet) Season Three of the British … Continue reading

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Sosie Bacon

Well, that worked out awfully well, if I do say so myself. It’s my first BoFN post of a brand new year, and I get to combine my twin loves of showbiz gossip and breakfast meats! (There’s a sentence I never … Continue reading

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Chiwetel Eijiofor

Ok. This is getting ridiculous. I’ve clearly been hanging around the BoFN boys for too long. It’s bad enough that I now notice funny names everywhere I go (you try sending a communication out on schedule when your recipients have … Continue reading

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Verity Lambert

Hello, kittens. I’m back! Before we get to today’s name, I just have to ask: did anyone else notice that the BoFN boys’ posting schedule went completely off the rails when I wasn’t around last week?!? Arto and Rob were … Continue reading

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Idrissa Akuna “Idris” Elba

Hello, kittens. Sorry, that’s it. That’s the sum total of the flirting you’re getting from me this week. As I can’t possibly compete with Rob’s mustachioed missive from last Wednesday, and as I am exactly seventeen and a half hours … Continue reading

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