Richard Hammond launches 'Crash Course' (Photo: Gilles Mingasson for BBC AMERICA)

‘Top’ Guy Richard Hammond Shifts Gears in ‘Crash Course’

Let’s just get it out of the way up front…Richard Hammond has sold his Lamborghini. If you know “Top Gear,” BBC’s worldwide hit automotive series, then you know for years on that show Hammond has been reviewing ridiculously expensive cars with his co-hosts Jeremy Clarkson and James May. He knows his way around exotic automobiles […]

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Fabio Viviani: ‘Jersey Shore’ Cast Won’t Make It Out Of Italy Alive

Florence-born Fabio Viviani doesn’t think the cast of “Jersey Shore” stands a chance of survival when they head to his native country to shoot season 4. “They won’t make it out alive,” he jokes. “They’ll kill them all. “Snooki doesn’t belong to this planet,” he says.  “I think The Situation is gonna have a situation […]

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BBC Sorry For Anti-Mexican Remarks on ‘Top Gear’

By AARON EDWARDS LONDON — The BBC has apologized to Mexico’s ambassador for remarks on its “Top Gear” program that described Mexicans as lazy and oafish. The BBC wrote to Ambassador Eduardo Medina-Mora Icaza on Thursday, saying that national stereotyping is part of British humor – and that the presenters did not intend to be […]

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