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An interview with a Hobbit

by on September 16th 2015 at 4:48 pm


As most Lord of the Rings and The Hobbit fans will know, Tuesday 22nd September is 'Hobbit Day'; the birthday of both Bilbo and Frodo Baggins! Now I don't know about you, but these mischievous fictional characters have intrigued me ever since I read Tolkien's LOTR when I was 14... I will also plead guilty for believing that they really did exist. Since visiting 'Hobbiton' in Matamata, New Zealand, earlier this year, I am still convinced they do! Anyway, to celebrate 'Hobbit Day' in true LocateTV style, we have put together a little Q & A post to answer those… read more »

World Beard Day - Hollywood Beards

by on September 2nd 2015 at 5:56 pm


Saturday 5th September sees the celebration of World Beard Day. What better way to celebrate such a momentous occasion than with a roundup of some of the best beards in Hollywood. We've managed to narrow them down to just 10. And so ladies and gentlemen, let us present to you Hollywood's Most Glorious Beards! In no particular order:   Michael Fassbender Although we said there was no particular order, this beautiful German-Irish (hence the ginger-colored facial hair) actor wins in this competition.     Gerard Butler This is a wonderful Spartan beard!     Jake Gyllenhaal Puppy eyes and facial… read more »

Best Dressed Men on TV

by on August 17th 2015 at 10:43 am


You may be surprised to learn that some of the most iconic men on TV actually take a fair bit of pride in their appearance. Nowhere is this more evident, than in our favorite reality shows and not to mention, the best legal dramas. In celebration of Men's Grooming Day, we have compiled a list of the sharpest and best dressed men on TV.   Don Draper - Mad Men Jon Hamm takes the title role of Don Draper is the 1960's TV drama, Mad Men. Some may argue that Draper isn't even the best dressed on the show, which… read more »

Best On-Screen Relationships

by on August 7th 2015 at 3:43 pm


Next week it's Son & Daughter Day, so to celebrate we thought it would be a good idea to round up some of our favorite son, daughter and family relationships. Whether they are comic or dramatic, take a look at some of these movies and TV shows to see if you can find something you can relate to!   Bart & Homer - The Simpsons   Bart and Homer's love/hate relationship is difficult to say the least. Homer's trademark method of punishment seems to always be strangling Bart until his eyes pop out of his head (I'm sure some of… read more »

5 Things You Didn't Know About Clueless

by on July 15th 2015 at 3:50 pm


Can you believe Clueless, a movie which defined a generation was released 20 years ago? As if, right?! It was this flick that shot Alicia Silverstone, Paul Rudd, Stacey Dash, Donald Faison and the late Brittany Murphy to fame after making $56,631,572 at the box office in the US alone. It was so iconic that it left every girl wanting Cher's revolving wardrobe, using new slang words such as 'Betty' and 'Monet' and had everyone singing 'rollin' with the homies' complete with dance moves over and over again. So, in order to celebrate it's 20th anniversary, we've put together our… read more »