PBS is setting the table for the “Downton Abbey” feast ahead with a preview special planned for broadcast in December.
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“Downton Abbey” returned for its fourth season in the United Kingdom and scored high ratings.
On the brink of the fourth-series premiere of “Downton Abbey,” Phyllis Logan is still laughing about the French windows. The Scottish actress portrays warm-hearted housekeeper Mrs. Hughes on “Downton,” an underdog for top drama series …
First, Matthew’s killed in a freak accident (a car crash! In 1920!). Then, a handful of handsome new actors are cast to woo the newly widowed Mary next season. Michelle Dockery understands why this might be upsetting for “Downton Abbey” fans who’d invested three years in Matthew and Mary’s romance. She agrees Dan Stevens’s exit was “brutal” — even though all of the actors had apparently been predicting a bloody good-bye — but promises the aftermath of Matthew’s death will be worth it.
A new trailer for the fourth season of “Downton Abbey” raises questions and teases fans. Watch it here …
Forget “Mad Men” modernism. This season’s style is all about “Downton Abbey”’s Edwardian opulence. Millions around the world have been seduced by the straight-laced but stylish world of the British historical drama. Soon they’ll be able to take some of that style home, getting lips as soft as Lady Mary’s, wine inspired by Lord Grantham’s favorite tipple — and even walls as gray as Mrs. Patmore’s kitchen.
“Downton Abbey,” the world’s favorite country-house soap, is getting a dose of opera. Producers say soprano Kiri Te Kanawa will appear in the upcoming fourth season as real-life diva Nellie Melba.
Even though a single episode of Season 4 of “Downton Abbey” hasn’t aired, several members of the cast and Executive Producer Gareth Neame are already talking — unofficially, of course — about Season 5.
BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) — Michelle Dockery warns against jumping to conclusions about how her character’s baby on “Downton Abbey” and the British royal infant ended up with the same… More
PBS’ chief executive says she’s sticking with airing “Downton Abbey” after it shows in Britain, spoilers or not.