Articles Tagged 'Dame Harriet Walter'

Richard E. Grant and Anna Chancellor

Richard E. Grant and Anna Chancellor Join the Cast of ‘Downton Abbey’

Carnival Films and ITV announced that season five of Downton Abbey will be seeing some new and familiar faces. Joining the cast for the upcoming season are Richard E. Grant (Doctor Who), Anna Chancellor (Fleming, The Hour) and Rade Sherbedgia (Eyes Wide Shut). Grant joins the cast as Simon Bricker, a guest of the Granthams who is visiting Downton Abbey. Chancellor […]

Gary Carr

Who Is Jazzing Up ‘Downton Abbey’ For Season Four?

Changes are afoot in Downton Abbey. With the show’s creator Julian Fellowes pledging to, as he put it “widen the show ethnically,” new storylines are being written about the arrival of jazz in 1920’s Britain, and with it, some fairly frank discussions around race relations. Which means we’ll be seeing our first black character – a […]