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Diddy's Bizarre 'Downton Abbey' Tweets

Posted 05.16.2013 | TV

Diddy on "Downton Abbey"? It almost happened ... sort of. On Wednesday afternoon, Sean "Diddy" Combs sent out a series of tweets that sent fans of...

It's A Date!

Posted 05.15.2013 | TV

Season 4 of "Downton Abbey" has a premiere date! The series is set to return to PBS on Sun., January 5, 2014. Season 4 will run for eight weeks, co...

The Downtoning of America

Leo W. Gerard | Posted 07.13.2013 | Politics
Leo W. Gerard

Republicans want to kill the government that accomplished that. They want to go back to Downton Abbey days. The rich stay rich; the poor stay servants.

The 10 Worst TV Moms in the World | Posted 07.10.2013 | Comedy

Yep, Sunday is Mother's Day. But no one will show off what a loving, beautiful mom you have quite like the 10 worst TV moms of all-time.

Live Like Lord Of The Manor

Sherrie Nachman | Posted 07.01.2013 | Travel
Sherrie Nachman

Sadly, Downton Abbey is over for the season. But it is still fun to fantasize about how great it would be to have a personal staff to take on all those tedious daily tasks, such as pouring one's own coffee or filling one's bathtub.

How 'Downton' Ended Up In A Movie

EW | Posted 05.07.2013 | TV

"Downton Abbey" might be on hiatus but Hollywood certainly hasn’t taken a break from nodding to the ever-growing phenomenon....

Can A Dog Heal Empty Nest Syndrome?

Melissa T. Shultz | Posted 07.06.2013 | Fifty
Melissa T. Shultz

Our dog Benjamin will be 13 this fall. There won't be a bar mitzvah or a confirmation, but we'll note the occasion with some extra treats, and maybe one of those singing birthday cards that he loves to destroy.

The 'Downton Abbey' & 'Iron Man 3' Connection

Posted 05.04.2013 | TV

Even super heroes love "Downton Abbey" ... at least they do in "Iron Man 3." According to several reports, including one from Yahoo! TV, a scene from ...

When J.J. Met Mrs. Hughes ...

Posted 05.01.2013 | TV

Nerd alert! While in the UK promoting "Star Trek Into Darkness," director J.J. Abrams somehow found time to pay a visit to "Downton Abbey" ... talk ab...

The Latest 'Downton Abbey' Addition

Posted 05.01.2013 | TV

"Downton Abbey" has cast Gary Carr to play the show's first black character, a jazz singer named Jack Ross. ITV announced Carr's Season 4 casting....

'He Was Determined To Go'

Posted 04.19.2013 | TV

"Downton Abbey" fans aren't alone in their outrage over Matthew Crawley's (Dan Stevens) untimely death at the end of Season 3: Series creator Julian F...

The Geek's Guide to the Writing Life: Sheryl Sandberg's Lean In and Lessons for Writers

Stephanie Vanderslice | Posted 06.12.2013 | Books
Stephanie Vanderslice

After all, it takes a certain level of confidence to send something out, because even if it's wonderful, nine times out of ten, it's going to come back. Male writers I've known don't take this personally, they just send the work right back out there and guess what? Eventually it gets published.

Mad Men: On the Comeback Trail in a Changing Cultural Landscape

William Bradley | Posted 06.10.2013 | TV
William Bradley

Mad Men is back, and I'm glad. Even though the two-part premiere episode wasn't perfect, it brought some keen acting, sharp dialogue, and stunning visuals. And it brought the show fully into the beginning of the fire that consumed the late 1960s.

Jon Ward

Newt Gingrich: The GOP Is Light-Years Behind 'Downton Abbey' | Jon Ward | Posted 04.04.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Newt Gingrich walks into a room, still short of breath from the three-flight walk-up that leads to the National Review Washington bureau...

Taylor Swift, Zooey Deschanel, and "Downton Abbey" to Collide on Television This May

Vanity Fair | Posted 05.28.2013 | TV
Vanity Fair

Julie Miller, Vanity Fair (Photos: left, Courtesy of FilmMagic; right, courtesy of FOX) Thrilling news for those who have not yet given up on Ne...

'I Had To Do What I Had To Do'

AP | ALICIA RANCILIO | Posted 05.22.2013 | TV

NEW YORK — "Downton Abbey" fans were devastated when Matthew Crawley made his dramatic exit from the series at the end of the show's third seaso...

'Downton Abbey' Zombies!?

Posted 03.20.2013 | TV

What if all the dead people came back to "Downton Abbey" as zombies? Well, there's be a lot of zombies. A new video from Rob Kutner, a writer on "...

Matthew Crawley, Is That You!?

Posted 03.17.2013 | TV

Dan Stevens is stepping way out of the shadow of his "Downton Abbey" character Matthew Crawley with an edgy new look. The actor debuted his new da...

Could Branson & Lady Mary Get Together?

Posted 03.11.2013 | TV

On Season 4 of "Downton Abbey," there's a widower (one Mr. Tom Branson)" and a widow (Lady Mary). Natural soap opera logic dictates the two will have ...

Siobhan Finneran: I Stopped Loving 'Downton Abbey'

Posted 03.08.2013 | TV

O'Brien (Siobhan Finneran) will no longer be terrorizing Downton with her conniving ways, and no one is more relieved than Finneran herself. In an...

Why I'm Not Yet Ready For God To Take Me

Richard Abrons | Posted 05.07.2013 | Fifty
Richard Abrons

Peter, my baby, my teenager, my tennis partner for 30 years, who now vigorously covers 90 percent of the court when we are doubles parfners. Peter -- old? I mean really old? Like me? Yes, as I see the child in the man, I can see the elderly in the man, now strong in his middle years.

How Matthew Should Have Made His 'Downton Abbey' Exit

The Huffington Post | Leigh Weingus | Posted 03.06.2013 | TV

Although we all knew Dan Stevens' "Downton Abbey" departure was coming, we had no idea Matthew's exit would be such a sad one ... and even now, two an...

LOOK: 'Downton Abbey' Like You've Never Seen Before

The Huffington Post | Shana Ecker | Posted 05.06.2013 | HuffPost Home

Yeah, we think the obsession with this show is getting a bit...much.

Leigh Weingus

Theo James Talks 'Golden Boy,' 'Downton Abbey' & More | Leigh Weingus | Posted 03.05.2013 | TV

Known for playing Turkish bloke Mr. Pamuk who caused an entire season of scandal on "Downton Abbey," Theo James has made his return to the small scree...

Working Women Lessons from 'Downton Abbey'

Dr. Tracey Wilen-Daugenti | Posted 05.04.2013 | Women
Dr. Tracey Wilen-Daugenti

"Downton Abbey" has captured the attention of millions of Americans. While set back in the early 20th century, there are many lessons that modern working women can learn from this popular series.