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 […]
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 […]
LOS ANGELES (AP) — PBS is feeding the addiction of “Downton Abbey” fans with an online trivia graphic. Among the tidbits: Jim Carter, who plays dignified butler Carson, takes part in charity bike rides worldwide, and Elizabeth McGovern, who is the show’s Lady Cora, is in a band called Sadie & the Hotheads. The PBS […]