Hugh Bonneville

‘Downton Abbey’ News Roundup: Maggie Smith Hires a Maid, Elizabeth McGovern Lands a Film Role, Plus a Juicy George Clooney Rumor

Just because Downton Abbey is on hiatus on both sides of the Atlantic doesn’t mean there’s no news being made by the hit British series and its cast members.

LISTEN: Benedict Cumberbatch and Hugh Bonneville Reading Children’s Stories

This week, the Chris Evans Breakfast Show on BBC Radio 2 have been running a very special competition, encouraging children to write short stories. The winners were announced from the Hay festival, earlier this morning, and read out by ...

WATCH: Hugh Bonneville and Jessica Hynes Are Back In ‘W1A’

Tonight, the BBC in the U.K. are showing the first episode of W1A, the sequel to the hugely successful comedy mockumentary Twenty Twelve.

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 ...

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 ...

Top Gear Thursday: WATCH – Behind the Scenes with Hugh Bonneville in a Reasonably Priced Car

Downton Abbey’s Lord Grantham in blue jeans, sneakers and a white racing helmet? That’s what you’ll see on the BBC AMERICA premiere episode of season 21 of Top Gear, as actor Hugh Bonneville trades a stately mansion for a bright ...

‘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.

Top Gear Thursday: In Season Premiere, ‘Top Gear’ Meets ‘Downton Abbey’

The humungous Top Gear news of the week is, of course, that season 21 premieres on BBC AMERICA on Monday, February 10 at 8:30p/7:30c. But for Downton Abbey fans, there’s an added bonus in the first episode: Hugh Bonneville, who plays ...

‘Downton Abbey’ Recap: Season Four, Episode 4

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

‘Downton Abbey’ Recap: Season Four, Episode 3

Despite his hidebound punctiliousness, Carson (Jim Carter) can prove a sage at times. He did so in last night’s episode of Downton Abbey when the butler weighed in with the observation, “The business of life is the acquisition of ...