You know that iconic voice that narrates most BBC nature shows? That is most likely the voice of English broadcaster and naturalist Sir David Attenborough.
As a fun gag in honor of the Olympics, he collaborated with the BBC Radio 1 to narrate a curling throw. Honestly, more people would watch the Olympics if he was the commentator.
Read more: http://www.viralviralvideos.com/2014/02/18/nature-show-narrator-sir-david-attenborough-performs-the-best-commentary-of-curling/
Joanne Milne suffers from Usher Syndrome, a rare disease that left her deaf since birth and even took her sight in her twenties.
Thanks to the power of science, she has just regained some hearing with the help of a cochlear implant.
British news channel Birmingham Mail News posted the powerful moment, originally uploaded online by Joanne’s friend Tremayne Crossley, when she hears for the first time at the clinic, and naturally breaks down in tears.
Read more on DailyMail.
Read more: http://www.viralviralvideos.com/2014/03/27/the-moment-deaf-woman-hears-for-first-time-will-warm-your-heart/
Sam Bailey, a 36-year-old prison officer, wows the judges of British X Factor with her cover of Beyonce’s Listen. It’s like a Susan Boyle déjà vu moment. The singing part starts around the 2:00 mark in the video:
via The X Factor UK
A cameraman went around London and asked the English what they are listening to. We get a taste of each song that is answered. The video is a homage to the original asking New Yorkers what they are listening to.
Read more: http://www.viralviralvideos.com/2011/06/05/what-music-londoners-are-listening-to/
Circulus is on a mission to perform in unique and unexpected forgotten spaces. For their first video, the British acrobatic group puts on an eye-popping spectacle in an unused Victorian Sail factory in the heart of London’s east end.
Read more: http://www.viralviralvideos.com/2014/04/02/epic-circus-performance-in-abandoned-factory/
Sesame Street has been known to parody adult-focused TV shows to keep parents just as entertained as the kids. For their latest spoof, they have taken on the new British drama Downtown Abbey in Sesame Street: Upside Downton Abbey. Just over the weekend, the new muppet parody has garnered over 400,000 views.
Read more: http://www.viralviralvideos.com/2013/02/03/sesame-street-upside-downtown-abbey-parody/
The University of Hertfordshire put together this touching short film, titled A Boy And His Dog, that has gone viral with over half a million views.
The heartwarming video showcases seven year old Owen Howkins who has an extremely rare and painful disease called Schwartz-Jamel syndrome.
Owen gets through the painful days with the help of his three legged dog Haatchi. The bond the two share is powerful.
“The film won the ITV Award for Documentary at Visions Festival 2013, and has been nominated for a RTS Student Award, and shortlisted for Screentest Fest Award for Documentary.”
Read more: http://www.viralviralvideos.com/2014/02/17/a-boy-and-his-dog-short-film-will-melt-your-heart/
Alex and Liam are two everyday British teens who visited Los Angeles. There’s so much to do in the city of celebrities, I wonder where they will go first? Oh, they go to Walmart. What’s a junky, cheap box store to Americans, is an exciting culture shock for Brits.
Read more: http://www.viralviralvideos.com/2011/07/26/british-kids-explore-walmart/
Britain’s Got Talent winners are Attraction, the Hungarian shadow-theatre company that won everyone’s hearts with their tear-jerking performances. In the 2013 BGT final they delivered a Great British history montage so it’s really no surprise they won the show!
Click here to watch Simon Cowell get egged during 2013 BGT final!