"Downton Abbey" (Photo: PBS)

‘Downton Abbey’: Why You Should Watch Every Season During XFINITY Watchathon Week

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 […]

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Dan Stevens and Michelle Dockery of "Downton Abbey" (Photo: PBS)

‘Downton Abbey’ Recap: ‘Revenge Is Sweet’…?

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 […]

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'Breaking Abbey' (Photo: Comedy Central)

‘The Colbert Report’: ‘Downton Abbey’ Does ‘Breaking Bad’

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 — […]

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Barbara Walters, Jim Carter, and Rob James-Collier on "The View" (ABC)

‘Downton Abbey’ Star Reveals Hidden Talent on ‘The View’

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 […]

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