Most famous "British" among literary characters — certainly, the Cheshire Kot who is thought up by Lewis Carrol for "Alice in Wonderland". By the way, fans of breed consider that one of distinctive signs of the British short-haired cat is her smile.
On a photo: The Cheshire cat from "Alice in Wonderland" — British short-haired
A if you love horror films, but not fairy tales, then for certain remember a cat from the movie "Cemetery of Pets" on the novel by Stephen King.
However, "British" are presented not only in movies. Cats of this breed were chosen for advertizing of a forage "Whiskas" by manufacturing firm.
A the St. Petersburg photographer Andy Prokh created a remarkable series of pictures in which he imprinted right friendship of the daughter Katerina with the British short-haired cat Lila Blya Royal Lada.
Kot from China by nickname Banye became famous for the whole world for what always looks awfully surprised. For this feature he was nicknamed "OMG cat": it is possible to think that he, looking at the world, constantly exclaims "Oh, my God!" "Oh My God!"
Famous owners of the British short-haired cats
Elena Proklova lodged lilac British in the house, the same cat became the favourite of the composer Nikolay Petrov.
Alexander Kutikov ("Time machine") also did not resist a charm of the British short-haired cats.
A Vladimir Zhirinovsky named the blue British Churchill.