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It’s party time at Downton Abbey. What the show’s opening episode a week ago lacked in energy and juicy plot developments, this latest episode, which centers on a weekend long house party at the show’s titular British estate, more ...
The mystery is solved! Downton Abbey returned with a 2-hour opening episode to kick off its fourth season and finally revealed that the first name of Carson (played by Jim Carter), the oh-so-proper butler and loyal Crawley family ...
By Leah Rozen | Posted on June 25th, 2013
There will be even more pushy Americans crowding into Downton Abbey next season.
The show’s producer has announced that Oscar-nominated actor Paul Giamatti will be joining the popular British series for the season-ending special, which airs on Christmas Day in the U.K.
By Brigid Brown | Posted on February 22nd, 2013
If you’re still recovering from the Downton Abbey finale you’re not alone. Literally, you can check in with other fans and the stars of the show on Twitter. Check out which actors are on Twitter and who will Tweet you back!
By Leah Rozen | Posted on February 3rd, 2013
There’s always a long road between announcement and actual movie, but Downton Abbey fans will rejoice to hear that star Elizabeth McGovern and creator-writer Julian Fellowes are teaming on a prospective film, according to a report on ...
By Leah Rozen | Posted on December 19th, 2012
Talk about this being the season of joy. It has already been confirmed that Downton Abbey will have a fourth season but could there be a fifth in the offing for the Emmy-winning historical drama?
You wouldn’t think product placement would work in a costume drama, given that most of the firms able to advertise their olden-days products must have either gone out of business or moved with the times, but then Downton Abbey has ...
By Leah Rozen | Posted on October 8th, 2012
There’s lots going on at Downton Abbey as the popular period drama’s third season plays out on British TV – but you won’t hear about it here. Anglophenia tries hard to be a spoiler-free zone.
By Kevin Wicks | Posted on September 28th, 2012
Once the hit series Downton Abbey comes to its inevitable end, there may be more story to be told about the period drama’s memorable characters. Writer/creator Julian Fellowes is planning a prequel to his hit series about the ...
By Leah Rozen | Posted on May 2nd, 2012
After all the excitement last month with its will-she-or-won’t-she brouhaha about whether Maggie Smith wanted off of Downton Abbey (apparently, she didn’t), news about the hit British TV series was scarcer in recent days.