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At the moment, it is relatively commonplace to see British stars infiltrate American TV shows—from Damian Lewis in Homeland to Hugh Laurie in House to Karen Gillan in Selfie—but it’s rarer to come across an actual famous ...
By Leah Rozen | Posted on February 24th, 2014
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 ...
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 August 28th, 2012
Shirley MacLaine is at it again. The irrepressible veteran star, who arrives at Downton Abbey for the Emmy-winning drama’s third season, is stirring up waves with a no-holds barred interview she gave to a British newspaper last ...
By Leah Rozen | Posted on June 28th, 2012
Hold tight, Downton Abbey fans. There’s just another six months to go until Season 3 begins airing on PBS in early 2013. (Or one could travel to England, where Season 3 starts showing on ITV this fall.)
By Leah Rozen | Posted on June 7th, 2012
Reincarnation believer Shirley MacLaine says that filming Downton Abbey on location at Highclere Castle in England was “like stepping back in time. The whole place seemed haunted and full of otherworldly spirits.
By Leah Rozen | Posted on January 30th, 2012
Here’s reason for cheering long and loudly. Veteran actress, Oscar-winner, and bestselling author Shirley MacLaine, 77, is bringing her special brand of kooky joie de vivre to Downton Abbey.