The New York Times Perhaps Downton Abbey wasn’t on the market. Michael Bloomberg, who parlayed a media fortune into three terms as New York mayor, is trading up by buying a seven-bedroom, 18th century estate in London for $25 million, according to The New York Times. It’s about twice as big as his current home there, which is a mile away. Show More Summary
The home of Downton Abbey will lose that flagship show at the end of the year, but growth at ITV continues across the board with double-digit profit increases in each sector — and the outlook is positive. Despite a 4% drop in UK viewership,...Show More Summary
Hugh Bonneville, Laura Carmichael, Allen Leech, Penelope Wilton and Kevin Doyle served their guests (yes, even Lord Grantham) and mingled while sipping drinks (served in plastic cups!). read more
"'Are you done’ isn’t how you finish something — ‘are you done’ is how you start something,” Wilmore said
When the hit drama Downton Abbey ends its six season run later this year (in the UK at least), it’s going to leave a big hole for its channel, ITV. Now, in a new interview, ITV execs suggested a science fiction show could take its place as the channel’s big prestige drama. Read more...
Over at Anglotees.com this week we have three brand new designs for you to choose from. First up is a tribute to British TV we’re calling British Telly Binge Watcher’s Anonymous. Second up is a tribute to the seaside county of Cornwall (home to Doc Martin). Show More Summary
Period and contemporary British drama series had a fine showing in today's Emmy nominations. The usual suspects like Downton Abbey (sans Maggie Smith or Michelle Dockery) are here with eight noms, tying Starz/BBC’s roundly-lauded Wolf Hall. Show More Summary
"House of Cards," "Game of Thrones," "Mad Men," "Downton Abbey," "Orange Is the New Black," "Better Call Saul" and "Homeland" received nominations Thursday for outstanding drama series for the 67th Primetime Emmy Awards airing Sept. 20. "Modern Family," "Veep," "Louie," "Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt,"...
Updating as they happen… Outstanding Drama Series Better Call Saul Downton Abbey Game of Thrones Homeland House of Cards Mad Men Orange Is the New Black Outstanding Comedy Series Louie Modern Family Parks and Recreation Silicon Valley Transparent Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt Veep Outstanding Actor in a Comedy Series Anthony Anderson, black-ish Louis C.K., Louie Don […]
Fans are disappointed that this next season of Downton Abbey will be the show’s last, but now there’s news regarding Michelle Dockery’s role in a new series. From the sounds of things, this new gig will be a significant departure from what Dockery has done in the role of Lady Mary Crawley. Show More Summary
Exclusive: ITV is in pre-production for a revival of its drama series Cold Feet, which ran for a pilot and five series between 1997 and 2003. Cold Feet was a smash hit for ITV, following the lives of three different couples in Manchester. It was variously described as the British answer to [...]
Downton Abbeystar Michelle Dockery may have found her next starring role. Dockery is set to star in TNT pilot Good Behavior, Variety reports. The drama comes from Wayward Pines creator Chad Hodge, and is based on the Letty Dobesh novels...Show More Summary
We?ve known for a few months now that Downton Abbey will officially be ending after Season 6. With that in mind, the slew of actors involved with the popular PBS period drama?not to mentioned the creative team?are already looking toward brand new projects.Click To Continue Reading
Have you ever wondered what it would be like to watch The Real Housewives of Downton Abbey? Well, thanks to Natasha Leggero and Riki Lindhome, that's now a possibility! The comedy team just dropped their new Comedy Central series Another Period, and it's pretty much as perfect as satire can get. Natasha and Riki star as Lillian and [...]
One of the main reasons why I'm watching Downton Abbey is the cook.Everybody loves Miss Patmore.
Since Downton Abbey began set in the year 1912, it has covered a number of historical events through World War I dealing with family deaths, scandals and even financial ruin. But, as the show nears its end, creator Julian Fellowes shares one historical territory the show will not explore, specifically, the rumblings of Nazis and the start of WWII. Click To Continue Reading
A guide to what we’re barely putting up with this week. Another Period on Comedy Central. It’s a comedy miracle: A funny Downton Abbey parody! “Chippendales with hearts of gold go on a road trip movie,” Magic Mike XXL. Working tagline: “Giving Joe Manganiello something to do.” True Detective: season two. Show More Summary
Comedy Central’s Downton Abbey spoof Another Period is a mix of witty and crude humor — with some incredibly funny gags falling into both categories. Each, week we’ll be pinpointing those best moments with help from Tumblr’s best GIF mavens.… Read More
The end of Downton Abbey, in which all the characters will wake up in some sort of afterlife reality and slowly meet up at a different abbey before going off into heaven (it’s a Lost joke), is fast approaching, and series creator Julian Fellowes is getting ready to move on to his next project—NBC’s American Downton Abbey, The Gilded Age. Show More Summary
Julian Fellowes is in the midst of wrapping up what he calls the seven year "adventure" of "Downton Abbey." While the international hit hopes to score its fifth consecutive Emmy nomination next month, Fellowes is concentrating on finishing up the sixth and final season, which will debut in the...