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 […]
If, by some chance, you have managed to miss out on seeing the cultural phenomenon that is “Downton Abbey,” now is your chance to catch up on the Sunday night obsession from the very beginning. Every season of the smash hit British import is now available with XFINITY On Demand and XFINITYTV.com throughout all of […]
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 Britain. Given the already much too-short season, why hurry the end? The overall effect diluted the strength of the second hour, which was one of […]
There are many delicious reasons to watch the returning “Downton Abbey” and an exasperating one to skip it: The cover’s been blown on major plot twists.
Drug lords of the manor? “The Colbert Report” offered up the ultimate, unthinkable spoof on Thursday’s show — the men of “Downton Abbey” going “bad” — acting out scenes from AMC’s druggie drama “Breaking Bad“! What on Earth brought that about? Revenge. Bitter that First Lady Michelle Obama — a huge “Downton Abbey” fan — […]
The cast of “Downton Abbey” was virtually unrecognizable as they traded in their turn-of-the century garb for modern attire for their appearance on Wednesday’s episode of “The View.” While most of the cast came to dish on the Emmy-winning show’s upcoming third season, one actor had a different kind of performance up his sleeve. More […]
LONDON (AP) — There will be monarchs, presidents, prime ministers, plus David Beckham and the cast of “Downton Abbey.” Friday’s opening ceremony for the London Olympics is an A-list affair. Among the 60,000 spectators at Olympic Stadium will be Queen Elizabeth II — who as British head of state will officially open the games — […]
What would “Downton Abbey” be like without the Dowager Countess of Grantham or Matthew Crawley? According to new stories, there is a chance that fans of the PBS Series might find out. UK publication The Mirror is reporting that Dame Maggie Smith and actor Dan Stevens may not return to the manor following the completion […]
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) what “Downton Abbey” was and b) if someone had left an extra “w” out of the title. But as the “Upstairs, Downstairs”-ish British drama prepares […]