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Recap: Big Relief! No One Dies in ‘Downton Abbey’ Finale

What a difference a year makes. Remember the bummer of last year’s final episode of Downton Abbey, when viewers were left in shock and tears as Matthew Crawley died in an auto accident just hours after the birth of his first son and ...

Watch: Prince Charles Joins Sword Dance in Saudi Arabia

No one ever said it is easy to be a royal. Prince Charles constantly finds himself having to don costumes, handle props and sample exotic gourmet treats while making official appearances.

Billy Connolly Opts Out on Scottish Vote

Hold that order of haggis. Actor and comedian Billy Connolly says he will neither vote on the issue of independence for Scotland nor reveal on which side of the issue he comes down.

Recap: Life Gets Bazaar at Downton Abbey

Downton Abbey was as busy as London’s Paddington Station with all the comings and goings in Season Four’s seventh episode. Lady Mary’s various beaus kept popping up like toast, Aunt Rosamund paid a visit and the entire village ...

‘Downton Abbey’s Leading Ladies To Visit the Multiplex

Downton Abbey’s Crawley sisters are going to the movies. Or, more accurately, fans of the hit British TV show can soon head to the multiplex to watch two of the actresses who portray aristocratic siblings on the period drama in ...

Recap: ‘Downton Abbey’s’ Lady Mary Finds Love, or at Least Like, in a Pigpen

It is busy, busy, busy both upstairs and downstairs at Downton Abbey in Season Four’s sixth episode. There are arrivals and departures, several possible romances brewing, an abortion contemplated and Downton’s oldest resident, the ...

New Exhibit: Queen Victoria Strikes a Pose

If only Queen Victoria had lived during the age of the selfie. She might have been amused.

‘Downton Abbey’ Recap: Season Four, Episode 5

Woo-hoo! Lady Mary (Michelle Dockery) has yet another potential suitor, even if she and he don’t yet know that they’re meant for each other.

Brits Spent More Than $1 Billion at the Movies in 2013

Even with the proliferation of video games, online streaming and various other newfangled forms of entertainment, Brits still like going to the cinema.

‘Downton Abbey’ Recap: Season Four, Episode 4

The battle between Mrs. Patmore (Lesley Nicol) and modern conveniences continues.