Countess Cora Crawley isn’t too happy with the state of “Downton Abbey.” In an interview with the Los Angeles Times, Elizabeth McGovern, who plays Crawley, stated that she wasn’t overly… More
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A British mini-series based on the life of serial killer Fred West led the BAFTA TV nominations on Tuesday with four, including best actor and actress for the two central characters.
Dame Maggie Smith, who plays the Dowager Countess on “Downton Abbey,” has reportedly requested that the upcoming third season be her last.
Several juicy tidbits have surfaced for fans waiting for the third season of PBS series “Downton Abbey.” Audiences already knew Shirley MacLaine had signed on to play Cora’s (Elizabeth McGovern)… More
(Reuters) – Move over, “Mad Men” and Kim Kardashian. There’s a new darling in U.S. pop culture, with a much posher accent and even fancier clothes. British World War One-era… More
When “Downton Abbey” was announced as the winner of all those awards — six, out of 11 nominations — at last year’s Emmy ceremony, most viewers were probably wondering a)… More
By LYNN ELBER, AP Television Writer LOS ANGELES — There’s more than Hollywood ego on the line at Sunday’s 63rd prime-time Emmys. After disappointing performances by a pair of major… More
By MESFIN FEKADU, Associated Press LONDON — There are secret romances, wars and endless back-stabbing on “Downton Abbey,” the British TV series that follows the lives of the aristocratic Grantham… More
LOS ANGELES – Julian Fellowes knows how to make himself at home in English country estates, both upstairs and down. The writer won an Academy Award for the Robert Altman-directed… More
The 2010 Emmy Awards, hosted by Jimmy Fallon, are over now, and here are all the winners. Mad Men and Modern Family took the top honors for Outstanding Drama and… More