Articles Tagged 'Rebecca Front'

Stefanie Martini, Tom Hollander, Harry Richardson and Rebecca Front in Doctor Thorne.

WATCH: First Look at New Drama by ‘Downton’ Creator Julian Fellowes

The demise of Downton Abbey has left a big stately-home-sized hole in our hearts—but fear not! Julian Fellowes has not forsaken us entirely. His new drama Doctor Thorne starts this Sunday in the U.K., and, with a star-studded cast including Ian McShane, Alison Brie and Tom Hollander, looks set to become an international hit just […]

Felicity Jones and Rosamund Pike (Pics: Jon Kopaloff and Jason Merritt/Getty Images)

Forget Harvard: Which of Your Favorite Stars Are Oxford Grads?

When it comes to prestige, the British education system works on a fairly simple hierarchy. There’s no Ivy League, no jostling for position. There is Oxford University and its many colleges, and there is Cambridge University and its many colleges, and then there is everywhere else. That’s not to say Manchester or Durham or Edinburgh […]

The Eichmann Show

First Look: Martin Freeman in ‘The Eichmann Show’

Earlier today, BBC Two’s Twitter feed posted the first picture of Martin Freeman and Anthony LaPaglia from their forthcoming post-war drama The Eichmann Show, a 90-minute dramatic reconstruction of the events surrounding the televising of the trial of Nazi war criminal Adolf Eichmann in 1961. It is being made as part of a season of […]

Pemberley

WATCH: Star-filled ‘Death Comes to Pemberley’ Trailer

The new trailer for BBC1’s three-part miniseries Death Comes to Pemberley is topped up with some familiar faces. Welsh-born actor Matthew Rhys (The Americans) takes on the role of Mr. Fitzwilliam Darcy in the made-for-TV adaptation of P.D. James 2011 novel by the same name. James’s story follows up Jane Austen’s Pride and Prejudice, picking up […]

Frances Barber and Mark Gatiss in Psychobitches

So THAT’S What Happened To Baby Jane!

Yep, you read that picture caption correctly. The Joan Crawford on the right there is indeed Mark Gatiss – Mycroft Holmes from Sherlock, among a great many other things. He’s appearing a new show on Sky Arts, as  part of their Playhouse Presents strand. And it languishes under the astonishing title “Psychobitches.” The (possibly slightly […]