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Downton Abbey Cast members and producers Julian Fellowes and Gareth Naeme mug for cameras before their webast.

Downton Abbey Cast and Creators Talk Season 4 Assault, Famous Fans in Webcast

Rosemary Jean-Louis - Tuesday, May 6, 2014 - 10:16am

Anna’s rape storyline in season 4 was possibly inspired by an assault that happened to one of Julian Fellowes’ relatives. That is one of the revelations that came out of a webcast panel discussion with Fellowes, Downton...

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An Afternoon with Downton Abbey Cast and Creators Webcast Saturday

Rosemary Jean-Louis - Friday, May 2, 2014 - 6:41am

Miss Downton Abbey? Me too! Thankfully the members of the Academy of Television Arts...

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Downton Abbey Season 5: Kids, Houseguests and Lady Edith

Rosemary Jean-Louis - Thursday, May 1, 2014 - 9:48am

You know Downton Abbey is hitting its middling years when the biggest casting news about season 5 is about kids. Several kids. And they are not famous kids either. But they are cute! Apparently several unknown kiddie...

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Mr. Selfridge Fashion Evolution in Season 2

Rosemary Jean-Louis - Friday, April 25, 2014 - 12:32pm

One of the cool aspects of the past four seasons of Downton Abbey is the fashion metamorphosis: seeing the women’s clothing go from the stiff shifts of the Edwardian period to the daring dresses of the 1920s. Mr....

The first photos of Downton Abbey season 5 are out: What are Lady Mary, Branson and Robert up to? (From WENN).

First Photos of Downton Abbey Season 5 Are Out

Rosemary Jean-Louis - Thursday, April 24, 2014 - 8:09am

Some of the first photos of Downton Abbey season 5 are out thanks to WENN and The Mirror. Look at the photos here closely and maybe you can garner a nugget about what will happen next year. Many of the photos...

Downton Abbey Cast Warned About Tweeting on Set

Rosemary Jean-Louis - Monday, April 7, 2014 - 8:21am

If you’re a member of the Downton Abbey cast, stay away from Twitter while the season is filming. That’s the message Julian Fellowes is sending in so many words after a new castmate tweeted out a photo of himself on set...

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Catching up with the Selfridges

Rosemary Jean-Louis - Friday, March 28, 2014 - 6:57am

We can temper our “Downton Abbey” withdrawal by catching up with the Selfridges this Sunday. Season 2 of the MASTERPIECE drama "Mr. Selfridge" debuts Sunday, March 30 at 9 p.m. "Mr. Selfridge" takes place during the...

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Downton Abbey Season 4 an Even Bigger Hit

Rosemary Jean-Louis - Thursday, March 27, 2014 - 5:01am

Season four of “Downton Abbey” was a bigger hit than season 3. An average of 13.2 million viewers watched this season reinforcing Downton's status as PBS’ highest-rated drama in history. By contrast, season 3 amassed...

Downton Abbey was Theo James' second acting job.

Theo James Recalls Spooked Four Legged Co-Stars on Downton

Rosemary Jean-Louis - Friday, March 21, 2014 - 6:39am

Ex Downton star Theo James is famous for playing Turkish, diplomat Kemal Pamuk, the guy who died in Lady Mary’s bed. (Can you believe the role was the philosophy major’s second acting job?) What James remembers most...

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Julian Fellowes Dispels Downton Cancellation Rumors

Rosemary Jean-Louis - Tuesday, March 18, 2014 - 8:23am

Julian Fellowes is dispelling rumors that Dowton Abbey will fold after season 5 - kind of. Fellowes hinted at a possible cancellation after season 5 when he mentioned that the show “won’t go on forever” and that Downton...

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