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Downton Abbey Season 4

The Awful Downton Shocker You Never Saw Coming

Youyoung Lee | Posted 03.14.2014 | Entertainment
Youyoung Lee

Thanks to a three-month U.S. lag time, the third and controversial episode of Season 4's Downton Abbey has already broken the Internet across the pond. And if you've been holding your hands to your ears to avoid spoiler alerts, now you know why.

Dan Stevens Has To Apologize About 'Downton Abbey' 'Almost Every Day'

Posted 01.25.2014 | TV

"Downton Abbey" fans are still mourning the shocking death of Matthew Crawley, so much so that actor Dan Stevens, who played the suave Englishman, has...

When Will 'Downton Abbey' End?

Posted 01.23.2014 | TV

Is the end near for "Downton Abbey"? Not exactly. Although series creator Julian Fellowes caused a bit of an uproar when he told The Wall Street ...

Should Grandparents Interfere? -- Lessons From Downton Abbey

Elisabeth Joy LaMotte, LICSW | Posted 03.10.2014 | Entertainment
Elisabeth Joy LaMotte, LICSW

This season opener of Downton Abbey reminds us that it is equally important to respect the unique and essential role that grandparents can play in their grandchildren's lives and their families' experience.

Lady Mary Follows WHO On Instagram?!

The Huffington Post | Leigh Weingus | Posted 01.23.2014 | TV

Lady Mary may not have had access to Instagram back in the day, but the actress who plays her is all about it. In an interview with Marie Claire, M...

'Downton Abbey' And 'The Walking Dead': The Same Show?

Maureen Ryan | Posted 03.09.2014 | TV
Maureen Ryan

Here are just a few of the major similarities between the two monster hits.

'Downton' Premiere Wins Big

Posted 01.23.2014 | TV

Even the rolling hills of the Crawley estate couldn't contain all of the viewers who tuned in for last night's season premiere of "Downton Abbey." ...

Progress and the Withering Way of Life: Thoughts on Downton Abbey's Season 4 Premiere

Maddy Lederman | Posted 03.08.2014 | Entertainment
Maddy Lederman

This "way of life" has always been the main character of Downton Abbey, and the threat to it, progress, is a villain that cannot be stopped. Heading into the Roaring Twenties, Downton Abbey fans should brace themselves for an onslaught of progress.

Somebody Left Downton Abbey's Cake Out in the Rain

Lev Raphael | Posted 03.08.2014 | Entertainment
Lev Raphael

Yesterday's two-hour snooze fest lacked drama and wit, taking its dour tone from Zombie Lady Mary. Most of the characters seemed to be sleep-walking through the episode -- or worse, acting like animatronic versions of themselves in a Yorkshire Disneyland.

What to Read In The 'Downton Abbey' Downtime

Zola Books | Posted 03.08.2014 | Books
Zola Books

Downton Abbey season 4 begins airing this Sunday at 9 pm ET. The two-hour US premiere will be filled with tea, scones, and high society quips--but what happens when it ends?

Downton Abbey Returns With An Uncertain Future After Matthew

Youyoung Lee | Posted 03.07.2014 | Entertainment
Youyoung Lee

The Grantham family has witnessed war, financial disaster and broken marriage proposals over the past three seasons, but only in the past year has the family been dealt particularly harsh blows with the deaths of Matthew Crawley and beloved sister Sybil.

What To Expect In 'Downton Abbey' Premiere

AP | FRAZIER MOORE | Posted 01.23.2014 | TV

NEW YORK (AP) — As it returns for its much-awaited fourth season, "Downton Abbey" remains a saga about elegance, tradition and gentility — and the...

Here's What You Can Expect From Season Four Of 'Downton Abbey'

The Huffington Post | Lauren Duca | Posted 01.23.2014 | TV

Season four of "Downton Abbey" is rapidly approaching (Jan. 5 at 9 p.m. on PBS, to be precise), and that's pretty exciting if you've avoided streaming...

'Downton Abbey' Star Doesn't Look Like This Anymore

The Huffington Post | Leigh Weingus | Posted 12.26.2013 | TV

Earl of Grantham ... is that you?! Last night (Dec. 22), U.S. "Downton Abbey" fans got quite the shock when Hugh Bonneville appeared in PBS' TV mov...

The Entire 'Downton Abbey' Cast Smells, Apparently

Posted 12.17.2013 | TV

Just when we thought "Downton Abbey" was the coolest show on TV -- Will and Kate are tuning in on the regular, after all -- Sophie McShera (Daisy) div...

'Downton Abbey' Just Got A Lot Cooler

Posted 12.11.2013 | TV

We were always "Downton Abbey" fans, but now that the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge are watching it, it's officially the coolest show on TV. While ...

'Downton' Fan? There's A Tea Truck For That

Posted 12.09.2013 | TV

Out with the banana stand, in with the tea truck. While Season 4 of "Downton Abbey" is wrapping up in the UK, US viewers are anxiously awaiting th...

Watch A Teaser For 'Downton Abbey' Christmas Special

Posted 12.07.2013 | TV

"Downton Abbey" specials wait for no American viewers. Even though the UK show's fourth season hasn't aired in the US yet, the two-hour Christmas spec...

'Return To Downton Abbey': Moving On After Matthew

Posted 01.23.2014 | TV

When last viewers saw "Downton Abbey," Matthew was suddenly killed in a shocking car accident. PBS brought fans up to speed with the special, "Return ...

Proof That Lady Edith Is Actually A Badass

The Huffington Post | Leigh Weingus | Posted 11.21.2013 | TV

Sure, adoring "Downton Abbey" sisters Mary and Sybil (RIP) is easy. Mary is fiercely beautiful, while Sybil's free-spirited rebellion makes her irresi...

Two Women Have Been Raped

Lauren Duca | Posted 01.23.2014 | TV
Lauren Duca

Fictional rape has the distinct ability to be dealt with in a positive and empowering manner, Neither "Scandal" or "Downton," however, even closely enlisted advocacy in their depictions of sexual violence.

'Downton Abbey' Season 4 Trailer Will Get You Ready To Weep

Posted 10.30.2013 | TV

"Downton Abbey" is back for Season 4 this January on PBS, and even though several characters have died throughout the show's run, it seems the drama i...

How Much Would It Cost To Live In The 'Downton Abbey' Castle?

Posted 10.09.2013 | TV

So how much would it cost to actually live in the "Downton Abbey" castle? This infographic from Net Voucher Codes breaks down the annual cost of keepi...

'Downton Abbey' Shocks Fans

Posted 10.09.2013 | TV

"Downton Abbey" fans in are in an uproar over a shocking Season 4 episode. WARNING, spoilers ahead. Seriously, major spoilers. In the recent Sea...

Dramatic 'Downton Abbey' Exit

Posted 09.16.2013 | TV

O'Brien is leaving "Downton Abbey," but not without creating drama that will ripple throughout the popular PBS series. "Mrs. Hughes is tasked with...