It appears the mutterings about Downton Abbey ending were rooted in truth: series six is likely to be the ITV costume drama’s last.
(Video Link) We love trivia about our favorite books and movies and this great TopTenz article has fun facts about both books and movies. For example, did you know Dame Maggie Smith ( Professor McGonagall) went through chemotherapy to...Show More Summary
Following the announcement of "Downton Abbey" main cast member Maggie Smith (who plays as the Dowager Countess of Grantham, Madame Crawley) that she won't be reprising her role if even the hit British period drama gets another seaso...
Maggie Smith's Lady Violet has some of the best one-liners on Downton Abbey, not just because she's wise, but because the woman is straight-up sassy. Now that the series is officially ending after its sixth season, we're becoming contemplative of all the times Countess of Grantham says what's on her mind - regardless of who's within earshot. Show More Summary
Presaged by Maggie Smith’s recent comments, Julian Fellowes’ development of the Downton-for-boorish-Americans drama The Gilded Age at NBC, and the inexorable march of time, the producers of Downton Abbey confirmed today that the upcoming sixth season of the drama will be its last. Show More Summary
Earlier this month, lovable jokester Maggie Smith got a hearty chuckle out of everyone involved in the production of Downton Abbey when she declared that she “can’t see how it could go on” much longer. Such droll comedy! Why, that almost...Show More Summary
Looks like Maggie Smith was right, Downton Abbey really can't keep on going. TV Line is reporting that the show's sixth season will be its last. And while some fans will understandably be gutted, they shouldn't be too surprised. According to TV Line, most of the cast members' contracts expire... More »
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Veteran actress Maggie Smith has said she plans to leave British period drama, "Downtown Abbey" after the end of Season 5.
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We can't get enough of Dame Maggie Smith this week. For one, the accomplished British actress stars in the highly-anticipated "The Second Best Exotic Marigold Hotel," which opens this Friday. She also made headlines when she revealed to The Sunday Times that she's likely to leave "Downton Abbey" after next season. Show More Summary
This weekend, Hugh Jackman stars opposite a newly programmed, independent police droid in Neill Blomkamp's "Chappie," Maggie Smith, Bill Nighy, and the gang is back in the sequel "The Second Best Exotic Marigold Hotel," and Vince Vaughn...Show More Summary
Season 5 of "Downton Abbey" was filled with a lot of family intrigue and romance. Lady Mary rejected two suitors and found an interesting new candidate, while Rose got married. It was also revealed that the Dowager had a past with a Russian prince, and at the season finale, Mr. Show More Summary
Maggie Smith will leave 'Downton Abbey,' Vince Vaughn takes hilarious stock photos, Lily James is a real-life Cinderella, and more celebrity news.
Maggie Smith worried "Downton Abbey" fans earlier this week when she implied that she was leaving the show after its upcoming sixth season."They say this is the last one, and I can’t see how it could go on," the 80-year-old actress told The Sunday Times. "I mean, I certainly can’t keep going.
It’s been three years since a group of aging British expats moved into The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel, but they’re back this week in screenwriter Ol Parker’s follow-up to 2012’s surprise international hit. Parker chatted with Vulture about the first film’s success, the process of writing a sequel he never... More »
Maggie Smith made some comments over the weekend which suggested she would be leaving Downton Abbey after next season. Now, however, the 80-year-old actress’ rep is stating that she actually did not mean that she would be leaving the show and that she was just speaking lightheartedly. “[Maggie] has always been on the record as [...]
In what is otherwise known as a “Tuesday morning,” beleaguered publicists for Maggie Smith had to rush in and clean up the damage wrought by the 80-year-old Downton Abbey star, after she made comments implying she would be leaving the series after next season. Show More Summary
Post by Adriana Velez. Oh... I... I cannot find the words to say how I feel -- to quote the Dowager Countess. Sit down, everyone, I'm afraid I have some dreadful news: Dame Maggie Smith says she's leaving Downton Abbey. How will they...Show More Summary