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20th May '17 3:02:42 PM nombretomado
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* Venus Dare from ''VampireTheMasqueradeBloodlines'' is one of the few characters in the game not to have an American accent, and she speaks in incredibly plummy RP.

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* Venus Dare from ''VampireTheMasqueradeBloodlines'' ''VideoGame/VampireTheMasqueradeBloodlines'' is one of the few characters in the game not to have an American accent, and she speaks in incredibly plummy RP.
13th May '17 12:53:49 PM nombretomado
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* In ''Pinball/{{Diner}},'' Babs (a caricature of MargaretThatcher) speaks with a very proper British accent.

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* In ''Pinball/{{Diner}},'' Babs (a caricature of MargaretThatcher) UsefulNotes/MargaretThatcher) speaks with a very proper British accent.
24th Apr '17 4:33:37 AM dotchan
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* ''Franchise/AceAttorney'': {{Fanon}} pegs Miles Edgeworth as having an RP accent despite the logistical unlikelihood of such a thing (he is an American raised by a German AmoralAttorney); it's probably the cravat, tea-drinking habits, and other posh mannerisms that give him a "Very British" air about him.
16th Apr '17 8:41:01 AM lalalei2001
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* In ''FanFic/LoadedBones'' this is played for humor. Ryou is British like in the dub, and loves fairy cakes, ''Series/DoctorWho'', tea, and other stereotypical British things.
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10th Apr '17 4:12:23 PM nombretomado
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* SelenaGomez in ''Film/MonteCarlo'' when she's playing an American character pretending to be a different, British character, taken to an extreme when [[OohMeAccentsSlipping she momentarily forgets to do the accent]] and tries to retroactively make up for it. Also, the British character Gomez's character is pretending to be, [[ActingForTwo also played by Gomez]], but justified in that she is a posh heiress and her accent is more convincing than the American's.

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* SelenaGomez Music/SelenaGomez in ''Film/MonteCarlo'' when she's playing an American character pretending to be a different, British character, taken to an extreme when [[OohMeAccentsSlipping she momentarily forgets to do the accent]] and tries to retroactively make up for it. Also, the British character Gomez's character is pretending to be, [[ActingForTwo also played by Gomez]], but justified in that she is a posh heiress and her accent is more convincing than the American's.
17th Mar '17 9:46:17 AM MrMaplesyrup1
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This trope is about Hollywood thinking RP is the ''only'' UsefulNotes/{{British Accent|s}}, or that it's the only one [[SmartPeopleSpeakTheQueensEnglish the educated English use]] while everyone else talks like they had a Cockney jammed down their throats.

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This trope is about Hollywood thinking RP is the ''only'' UsefulNotes/{{British Accent|s}}, or that it's the only one [[SmartPeopleSpeakTheQueensEnglish the educated English use]] while everyone else talks like they had a Cockney jammed the collected works of Charles Dickens rammed down their throats.
17th Feb '17 12:22:19 AM bluntblade
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*** Daisy Ridley is less posh in real life, and has explained that she was asked to adopt RP because her "gabble" was difficult for Americans to understand.
9th Feb '17 5:08:06 AM Doug86
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* In the ''Franchise/DoctorWho|ExpandedUniverse'' book "The Pirate Loop" the Doctor and Martha meet a group of Badger-headed pirates, most of whom speak in an English -specifically Southampton- accent.

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* In the ''Franchise/DoctorWho|ExpandedUniverse'' book "The ''Franchise/{{Doctor Who|ExpandedUniverse}}'' novel ''The Pirate Loop" Loop'' the Doctor and Martha meet a group of Badger-headed pirates, most of whom speak in an English -specifically Southampton- accent.
8th Feb '17 6:33:28 PM Schroeder1174
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--> ''If the sun don't come, come and get a tan from waiting for the English rain''

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--> ''If the sun don't come, come and you get a tan from waiting for standing in the English rain''
10th Jan '17 5:00:32 PM nombretomado
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** ''WebVideo/YuGiOhTheAbridgedSeries'' (made and voice-acted by [[LittleKuriboh a Brit]]) parodies it by giving him lines like "Cor blimey! That was a smashing manoeuvre! Good show, chaps!" and "Lashings of hot ginger beer for everyone! ...I'm British, you know."

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** ''WebVideo/YuGiOhTheAbridgedSeries'' (made and voice-acted by [[LittleKuriboh [[Creator/LittleKuriboh a Brit]]) parodies it by giving him lines like "Cor blimey! That was a smashing manoeuvre! Good show, chaps!" and "Lashings of hot ginger beer for everyone! ...I'm British, you know."
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