Tag Archives: Downton Abbey

10 Things to Look Forward to in 2014

2013 was a pretty good year to be interested in British culture, was it not? Doctor Who fans in particular had more than enough to keep them occupied, with some enormously high profile entrances and exits, a 50th anniversary special and ...

Downton Abbey is Overrun by Cats in ‘Downton Tabby’

If you thought Lady Mary and Lady Edith were catty toward each other in Downton Abbey, wait until you meet their feline versions in Downton Tabby.

Merlin, Q, Bates and Ron Weasley Have Formed A Gang

This might be the most Anglophenia photo ever, a feat that is all the more remarkable given that it features no Tom Hiddleston and no Benedict Cumberbatch.

‘Downton Abbey’ Inspired Butlers Hit London

This group of Downton Abbey-esque butlers hit the London Tube, to spread the word on the Series 4 DVD launch in the U.K. The butler brigade is an attempt to get Britons into the holiday spirit, with the shopping season upon us.

‘Downton Abbey’ Gets Renewal for Fifth Season

Downton Abbey fans can breath a sigh of relief—not that there was ever much doubt this would happen—now that the blockbuster British series has officially been renewed for a fifth season.

‘Downton Abbey’s Michelle Dockery Bares Her Bear Face

It’s one thing for a glamorous actress to zip out to the corner store sans makeup but quite another to allow herself to be photographed that way. But that’s exactly what Downton Abbey’s Michelle Dockery and other British female ...

‘Sherlock’ to Premiere Jan. 19 on PBS, Air Back-to-Back with ‘Downton’

The cat’s now out of the bag, Sherlockians: the folks over at Entertainment Weekly have revealed that Sherlock‘s highly anticipated third season will return Sunday, January 19 at 10 pm ET on PBS Masterpiece. This ends months ...

‘Downton Abbey’ Exec Julian Fellowes Teases Season 4: ‘It’s About Lady Mary’s Rebuilding’

The Emmy love for Downton Abbey just keeps on going: the popular PBS Masterpiece costume drama received 14 nominations for its highly eventful third season. Julian Fellowes was characteristically reserved about his show’s success ...

Hugh Bonneville: Americans ‘A Bit Dotty’ About ‘Downton’

“I’m a bit embarrassed about it, in a very British way,” Hugh Bonneville said of his Best Actor in a Drama series Emmy nomination while speaking to the BBC’s Alastair Leithhead at the BAFTA Los Angeles TV Tea ...

Brit Binge Watching: Five Dame Maggie Smith Films Available to View Online

Dame Maggie Smith is currently nominated for her third straight Emmy for her role as Violet Crawley, Dowager Countess of Grantham in Downton Abbey (available on Hulu.com).