His "Maggie Smith with a Beard" is uncanny. It would be nice to see this video go viral for a couple of reasons. First, Piotr Michael is an incredible impressionist who deserves to be seen. A lot of people do impressions, but far too often voices are of the same cast of characters. Show More Summary
Comedian, celebrity impressionist, and actor Piotr Michael used his skills to create a brilliant PSA video for those nominated for the 86th Academy Awards. His spot-on list of impressions include Charlie Sheen, Maggie Smith, Jeff Bridges, Steve Buscemi, Ray Romano, Liam Neeson, Sir Ian McKellen, Steve Martin, John Malkovich, and Chris O’Dowd. via reddit, Daily [...]
Gareth Neame tells THR about the different reactions in the U.K. and the U.S. to a recent plot twist and wonders why people keep asking him when his show is ending: "Maybe they want to plan accordingly." read more
Dame Maggie Smith turned in another solid season as our dearest Dowager Countess Lady Violet on Downton Abbey's season 4! The strong female characters of the PBS show are multifaceted and flawed, and we see a little of ourselves in each of them. Show More Summary
"When I watch, say, Maggie Smith, I have no awareness of any 'technical' accomplishment, no perception of any wheels which...
"Downton Abbey's" Gary Carr says that Dame Maggie Smith is "a lovely person" and has a very strong handshake. We don't doubt it.
"There should not be anything that jars," "Downton Abbey" costume designer Caroline McCall says. "And I would hope that [viewers] just get caught up in it and lost in it. We are trying to create this world as authentically as we can...
The actor on his calves, girlfriend's legs, and Dame Maggie Smith's toes read more
The 'Downton Abbey' Porn Parody Was Only a Matter of Time Ear muffs, Maggie Smith. read more
Whoo! Maggie Smith, y'all! The Downton Abbey star earned herself the 2014 SAG Award for Best Female Actor In A Drama Series! And it wasn't easy for the Dowager Countess! She had to contend with the talent of Claire Danes in Homeland, Anna Gunn in Breaking Bad, Jessica Lange in American Horror Story: Coven, and Kerry [...]
With a cast that included Judi Dench, Bill Nighy, Tom Wilkinson, and Downton Abbey's Maggie Smith and Penelope Wilton, 2011's The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel was stacked to brim with English charm, not to mention some of the nation's most stellar senior stars. Show More Summary
Starz’s new swashbuckling pirate adventure series/Treasure Island prequel from Michael Bay goes 24 full minutes without nudity, which is a record for the pay cable network, a TV critic announced during the Black Sails Q&A session at TCA. Show More Summary
Who doesn’t love to watch Dame Maggie Smith’s Emmy-winning Dowager Countess and her cunning bons mots? Her own son! Actor
"Any day of the week, I would prefer to do the show I'm doing right now," says "Black Sails" star Toby Stephens. "I appreciate 'Downton Abbey' for what it is."
"THERE CAN be too much truth in any relationship." So quipped Maggie Smith, in one of her dry, delicious asides, on the Season 4 premiere of "Downton Abbey" last Sunday. These days, after the success of any series, people love to be argumentative and wildly confrontational--something picked up from reality TV no doubt. Show More Summary
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As if elaborate gingerbread manors or $27 tours were not enough to bespeak the potency of the Downton Abbey fandom, here's the titular mansion done up in Lego, complete with the Dowager Countess, grand dame Maggie Smith, looking just as...
Maggie Smith turns 78 on December 28. Our colleagues at WETA have put together a blog showcasing ten of her top film roles. She returns to American audiences as the Dowager Countess on PBS in Downton Abbey on January 5, 2014.
Ladies, my afternoon tea today will be in celebration of the life and acting career of Maggie Smith. The Brit, born on December 28, 1934, is 79 years old and she has given us fabulous characters like Hook's Granny Wendy, Gunilla Garson...Show More Summary