We haven’t even gotten Season 5 yet here in the U.S. but as the fifth season of “Downton Abbey” wraps its run in the United Kingdom, word came down that the popular series has been renewed for a sixth season. From today’s press release from PBS, “”Downton Abbey,” the Emmy® and Golden Globe® award-winning drama that has […]
“Masterpiece” is prescribing a new drama set in a London hospital in the early 1960s. The series, “Breathless,” will put medical practice at the brink of the tumultuous ’60s.
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.
“Downton Abbey,” which will premiere its third season on PBS on Sunday, January 6, has become such a huge international hit that it has spawned numerous parodies — from Jimmy Fallon to “Saturday Night Live” to Stephen Colbert. Some of TV’s funniest people are creating tributes to the British period drama, not to mention all […]
“Downton Abbey” continues to deliver for PBS. Sunday’s season two premiere of the hit series on “Masterpiece” averaged 4.2 million viewers, PBS said Tuesday.
By FRAZIER MOORE, AP Television Writer NEW YORK – With a name like “Masterpiece,” it has to be good. For a quarter-century, Rebecca Eaton has overseen this weekly British drama showcase whose reputation for excellence is undisputed. But now, with “Masterpiece” marking its 40th year (it first aired in January 1971), the pressures of maintaining […]