By Jethro Nededog Modern women can now look and smell like “Downton Abbey’s” Lady Mary (Michelle Dockery) and Lady Edith (Laura Carmichael) – assuming no one’s trying to smell like the help. An official line of “Downton Abbey” cosmetics will launch in October, coinciding with the drama’s Season 4 premiere. With packaging that invokes Edwardian […]
Paul Giamatti is joining the cast of “Downton Abbey” for season 4, “Masterpiece” said Monday. Giamatti will play Cora’s (Elizabeth McGovern) brother, who’s something of a rogue. Producers describe his character as “rather free-spirited” and “sure to upset the Grantham’s apple cart.” Giamatti has previously appeared on television in HBO’s “John Adams,” for which he […]
When “Downton Abbey” returns for its fourth season, it will be six months after the death of Matthew Crawley (Dan Stevens), but it is still a house in mourning, especially for Lady Mary (Michelle Dockery), who lost the love of her life.
It may take place ‘100 Years Ago,’ but if “Downton Abbey” star Hugh Bonneville gets his wish, the Rolling Stones could soon pay a visit to the PBS series, according to TV Guide. Bonneville, who plays the Earl of Grantham on the series, is reportedly friends with the Stones’ Ronnie Wood, and a source on […]
Former “Downton Abbey” star Dan Stevens has apologized (sort of) for devastating “Downton” fans on Christmas Day, but he contends that killing off his popular character was not his doing. Millions of viewers were shocked, crushed and enraged when Matthew Crawley was killed off in dramatic fashion in an automobile accident — just after visiting […]
What do you get when Homer Simpson becomes Lord of the Manor? The answer comes from Fox’s latest promo for “The Simpsons.” The clip features the classic opening from the PBS series “Downton Abbey,” only from the Simpsons point of view. The series recently had another clip go viral when it modeled its opening segment […]
Music mogul and rapper Sean “Diddy” Combs set tongues wagging and social media ablaze when he apparently tweetedsome big news. “MY BIG NEWS: So happy to announce that Im a series regular on DOWNTON ABBEY-my favorite show+i’ll be debuting a sneak peek tonight 12am PST!.” There is only one problem… “It’s not true,” PBS spokeswoman […]
It will be a Happy New Year indeed for “Abbey-ites.” New episodes of “Downton Abbey” will hit the states just after the New Year. “Downton Abbey’s” upcoming fourth season will premiere in the U.S. on Sunday, January 5, 2014 on PBS, “Masterpiece” executive producer Rebecca Eaton revealed Tuesday. (Season 4 debuts in the U.K. in […]
Denise Sherwood from “Army Wives“ Series: “Army Wives” is an ensemble drama on Lifetime that centers around the lives of a group of military spouses living on a U.S. Army base. Why We Love Her: Catherine Bell plays nurse Denise Sherwood, a hard-working wife and mother who is a constant source of support for her Army […]
PBS’ fall schedule will examine President John F. Kennedy’s life and his death 50 years ago through a modern lens, part of the network’s increased emphasis on relevance, its programming chief said.