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Downton Abbey Petition Tries to Force Stevens Back

Rosemary Jean-Louis - Tuesday, February 19, 2013 - 10:18am

American fans are not taking Dan Stevens’ departure from Downton Abbey lying down. One has petitioned the White House to force Dan Stevens to rejoin the cast or else make him face deportation. A. H. of Rogers, Arkansas...

Matthew, Mary, and their son

Scots, Servants, Surprises

Cybele Lange - Monday, February 18, 2013 - 4:40pm

The show opens a year after the last episode. The family is traveling to Scotland to visit with Rose’s family at Duneagle castle and do some hunting, fishing, and dancing. Mary is (finally) pregnant, about eight...

Rest in peace my beautiful Matthew!

Three Reasons Why Matthew Crawley Had to Die

Rosemary Jean-Louis - Monday, February 18, 2013 - 9:20am

The proverbial cat is out of the bag. Last night we, that is American audiences who watched the season finale of Downton Abbey, found out what British viewers and the Internet already knew: that Matthew Crawley got...

One of the highlights of season 3: Matthew and Mary's wedding. (Photo courtesy pbs.org)

Downton Abbey Season Finale Watch Party

Rosemary Jean-Louis - Thursday, February 14, 2013 - 8:29am

I can’t believe Downton Abbey Season 3 is coming to an end this weekend! It’s just too soon! You can watch the final episode with us online with our watch party crew on February 17 at 9 p.m. right here. Just scroll...

Freedom

Cybele Lange - Tuesday, February 12, 2013 - 5:53am

Bates is FREE! After a season in prison, which was about half a season too long, Bates is finally released and his lovely wife Anna is there to take him home. He is welcomed with great warmth from the servants at...

A Freed Bates and Cricket Anyone? Downton Abbey Watch Party Episode 6

Rosemary Jean-Louis - Thursday, February 7, 2013 - 8:35am

I’m hoping the worst is over and this Sunday’s episode of Downton is about a nice game of cricket and celebrating Bates’ freedom like the trailer below indicates. Alright I am being a bit facetious. I do enjoy the...

Afterwards

Cybele Lange - Tuesday, February 5, 2013 - 2:16pm

Thank goodness we were spared seeing Sybil’s funeral. Even seeing the family immediately after the funeral was difficult; surely if I’d had to witness the ceremony and burial I would have cried myself into a sinus...

Live Chat with Anna Today at 2 p.m.

Rosemary Jean-Louis - Monday, February 4, 2013 - 4:39am

Finally Anna and many Downton fans got their wish. Mr. Bates is being freed! Thanks to Anna's constant sleuthing and "never give up until my man is out of jail attitude" her work paid off. Today at 2 p.m. we can give...

Rumor has it Jessica Brown Findlay may play the next love interest in the Captain America sequel.

Ready for Some Downton? Watch Episode 5 With Us

Rosemary Jean-Louis - Thursday, January 31, 2013 - 9:27am

About last Sunday’s episode @televisionary from Twitter said it best: “Why is this episode not a crossover with Call the Midwife?!?” Just like me, you probably felt the same way. Perhaps the Sisters and the midwives of...

Life Goes On

Cybele Lange - Tuesday, January 29, 2013 - 5:28am

That was the most depressing episode I've seen. One of the few bright spots of this week's episode was the possibility of there being new evidence to possibly free Bates from prison. I hope that gets resolved soon, not...

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