By Carrie Healey, theGrio.com (Article originally published on theGrio.com.) The early 20th century British period drama “Downton Abbey” is expected introduce its first black character this coming season. The award-winning television… More
Category Archives: Downton Abbey
Not everyone liked it, but 8.2 million people watched the finale to the third season of PBS’ “Downton Abbey.”
We’ve barely mourned the “Downton” downer that struck “Masterpiece’s” third-season finale that stunned U.S. viewers with the sudden death of Lord Matthew Crawley (Dan Stevens). British actor Tom Ellis has… More
[**Spoiler Alert**: Do not read if you don't want to know the outcome of Sunday's Season 3 finale of "Downton Abbey."] “We don’t always get our just desserts,” says Violet… More
Millions of people have watched Maggie Smith on “Downton Abbey.” But she’s not one of them. The 78-year-old actress, who portrays Lady Grantham in the popular PBS series, told “60 Minutes” that she hasn’t watched the drama.
The third season of “Downton Abbey” ends this Sunday with a bang. Exactly what that bang is, we’re not going to say, in deference to the maybe half-dozen “Downton” fans who still don’t know the shocking truth.
I don’t understand why PBS’s Masterpiece Classics chose to air a two-hour penultimate episode of “Downton Abbey” this week instead of two separate individual episodes as it originally aired in… More
No, it wasn’t a bad dream. Sybil really did die on last week’s episode. I have to admit, I’m still not over it. As this week’s installment of “Downton Abbey”… More
There are few honors for television shows these days greater than getting a “Sesame Street” parody. After offering kid-friendly takes on the likes of “The Voice” in recent seasons, the… More
[**Spoiler Alert**: Do not read if you don't want to know the outcome of Sunday night's episode of "Downton Abbey."] Julian Fellowes, how could you? How could you break the… More