CHRISTMAS AT DOWNTON ABBEY to Be Released 11/17, Now Available for Pre-Order
by BWW News Desk - November 10, 2014
Carnival Films, producers of Downton Abbey, together with Warner Bros. Records today confirm the release of Christmas at Downton Abbey, an official collection of festive hymns and classic carols evoking a simpler time, from the much loved, award-winning television series. (more...)
PBS's Masterpiece Theater Announces Sixth Season of Historic Drama DOWNTON ABBEY!
by TV News Desk - November 6, 2014
DOWNTON ABBEY, the Emmy(R) and Golden Globe(R) award-winning drama that has become an international hit, will return to MASTERPIECE on PBS for a sixth season. (more...)
PBS to Premiere Special DOWNTON ABBEY REDISCOVERED, 11/30
by TV News Desk - November 4, 2014
Relief is on the way for the millions of devoted viewers eagerly awaiting the debut of the new season of 'Downton Abbey,' a Carnival Films/ MASTERPIECE co-production premiering on PBS January 4, 2015. (more...)
VIDEO: Fire Rages in All New Trailer for DOWNTON ABBEY's 5th Season!
by TV News Desk - October 22, 2014
PBS has shared an all-new trailer for the highly anticipated fifth season of DOWNTON ABBEY. The historical drama will premiere in the U.S. on Jan. 4 on PBS. Get a first look below! (more...)
DOWNTON ABBEY to Release Christmas Album
by TV News Desk - October 14, 2014
According to The Hollywood Reporter, hit BBC drama DOWNTON ABBEY will be releasing a 45-song Christmas album on November 10th. In addition to traditional carols and religious hymns, the show's iconic theme song will also get a yule-time makeover. (more...)
George Clooney Attempts a Smooch with Maggie Smith's Dowager Countess in DOWNTON ABBEY Special
by TV News Desk - September 22, 2014
Series star Laura Carmichael revealed that the actor's appearance involves an attempt to give a smooch to Maggie Smith's formidible character Violet Crawley, Dowager Countess. (more...)
Spoiler: DOWNTON ABBEY Season 5 to Open with Death-Defying Stunt
by TV News Desk - August 20, 2014
Action isn't usually what viewers are seeking when they tune into ITV's cult period drama DOWNTON ABBEY, but it's what they'll get in the Series 5 premiere, according to Vanity Fair and several UK TV news sites. (more...)
DOWNTON ABBEY Cast Turns Water Bottle Blooper Into Chance for Charity
by TV News Desk - August 16, 2014
Although ITV's historical drama Downton Abbey is set in 1920s Great Britain, a recent promotional photo erroneously featuring a modern-day plastic water bottle caused quite a stir among fans. The shot featured stars Hugh Bonneville, Laura Carmichael and a 21st-century water bottle! Now, the cast of Downton Abbey has responded to the now-viral whoops by taking a new photo, posing to promote the charity Wateraid. Scroll down for both pictures! (more...)
Modern Day Blooper in DOWNTON ABBEY Promo Pic Causes Internet Frenzy!
by TV News Desk - August 15, 2014
Although ITV's historical drama Downton Abbey is set in 1920's Great Britain, a recent promotional photo erroneously featuring a modern-day plastic water bottle has caused quite a stir (more...)
DOWNTON ABBEY's Gareth Neame Reveals He Has 'No Plans to End the Show'
by TV News Desk - August 14, 2014
'Downton Abbey's Gareth Neame: No Plans To End The Show At All (more...)
Photo Flash: New Photos from DOWNTON ABBEY's Season 5 Reveal Time Jump in Store
by TV News Desk - August 14, 2014
The new photos showing older child actors in the roles makes it quite obvious that some time traveling will be involved during the season. (more...)
Photo Flash: First Look - Meet Season 5's Crawley & Branson Children of DOWNTON ABBEY!
by TV News Desk - August 11, 2014
Season 5 of the show will feature young George Crawley, son of Lady Mary and the late Matthew Crawley and Fifi Hart, daughter of Tom Branson and the late Lady Sybil Branson. (more...)
Will DOWNTON ABBEY Spend Christmas at Hogwarts? Historical Drama Films at 'Harry Potter' Landmark
by TV News Desk - July 31, 2014
A portion of the fifth season of Downton Abbey will be filmed at Alnwick Castle, best known as the stand-in for the Hogwarts School in the first two 'Harry Potter' films. (more...)
DOWNTON ABBEY's Fifth Season to Premiere on PBS January 4th!
by TV News Desk - July 23, 2014
The fifth season of Masterpiece's historic drama DOWNTON ABBEY, will premiere on PBS on January 4. (more...)
DOWNTON ABBEY Exec Reveals Season 5 Details: 'Brilliant Story Line', 'High Stakes Drama'
by TV News Desk - July 23, 2014
DOWTON ABBEY executive producer Gareth Neame revealed details of the highly anticipated fifth season of the historic drama series. (more...)
DOWNTON ABBEY Season 4 Now Available on Amazon
by TV News Desk - June 23, 2014
The fourth season of the wildly popular British historical drama Downton Abbey is now available for viewing on Amazon.com. (more...)
Photo Flash: Exclusive First Look at DOWNTON ABBEY's Season 5!
by BWW Special Coverage - June 17, 2014
The Hollywood Reporter has shared an exclusive first look at the upcoming season of PBS's DOWNTON ABBEY, now filming on location at England's Highclere Castle (more...)
DOWNTON ABBEY Wins BAFTA Craft Award
by TV News Desk - April 27, 2014
According to The Hollywood Reporter, Downton Abbey won a BAFTA Craft Award for best costume design. The show won the golden mask after having been nominated in the costume category for Caroline McCall. (more...)
BWW Recap: Schemes, Revenge & More on DOWNTON ABBEY Season Finale
by Danielle DeSisto - February 24, 2014
As the fourth season finale begins, we are informed that 8 months have passed. Edith has spent the time away in Geneva, and according to Ivy, appears to be very tired; we know she must have had her baby while away on this trip, and chose to return to Downton without the child. (more...)
BWW Recap: Love Begins to Bloom on DOWNTON ABBEY
by Danielle DeSisto - February 17, 2014
As the episode begins, Mary, Tom, and Edith go to check on the stock of pigs kept on the estate. Mr Drewe, longtime Downton tenant who borrowed money from Robert in order to pay back his rent to the family, is seen taking care of the pigs. (more...)
New & Returning Cast Members Announced for Season 5 of DOWNTON ABBEY!
by TV News Desk - February 14, 2014
As Season 4 of the wildly popular historic drama DOWNTON ABBEY approaches its conclusion, USA Today reports that new faces will be joining the cast when the series returns for its fifth season next year. (more...)
BWW Recap: Secrets Unfolded and Exposed on DOWNTON ABBEY
by Danielle DeSisto - February 10, 2014
As the episode begins, Robert receives word that he must travel to America to see Cora's brother, Uncle Harold, who has made a bad oil investment and will need Robert's assistance at his Senate hearing. (more...)
BWW Recap: The Surprises Keep Coming on DOWNTON ABBEY
by Danielle DeSisto - February 3, 2014
As the episode begins, we see the servants sitting down to breakfast. Daisy serves Alfred first, causing Carson to question her as to why she did not serve him first. Daisy apologizes, but she clearly is too grateful that Alfred is staying at Downton after all to worry about Carson's dismay. (more...)
BWW Recap: Bates Learns the Truth but 'Nothing Is Over' on DOWNTON ABBEY
by Danielle DeSisto - January 27, 2014
Bates insists that 'nothing is over'; he appears to be hellbent on finding the man who assaulted his wife, and will stop at nothing to do so. (more...)
BWW Recap - Has Mary Found Love on DOWNTON ABBEY?
by Lauren Robbins - January 20, 2014
This week's DOWNTON ABBEY saw a surprising proposal for Mary, while Tom gets himself out of a sticky situation. (more...)
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