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LOOK: First Official 'Downton Abbey' Season 4 Photo

Posted 03.04.2013 | TV

"Downton Abbey" may have just ended here in the US, but Michelle Dockery has already slipped back into her Lady Mary costume and is at work on Season ...

And Lady Mary's Suitors Are...

Posted 03.02.2013 | TV

Matthew may be out of the picture, but Lady Mary won't be alone for long. According to The Telegraph, two aristocrats will be visiting Downton in ...

Shirley MacLaine Is Headed Back To 'Downton'

AP | FRAZIER MOORE | Posted 05.02.2013 | TV

NEW YORK — Shirley MacLaine will be returning to "Downton Abbey" next season, and opera star Kiri Te Kanawa is joining the cast. MacLaine will ...

My Not-So-Guilty Pleasure

Michele Willens | Posted 05.02.2013 | Fifty
Michele Willens

My name is Michele and I am a binge viewer.

NCAA: Who Are You?

Gregg S. Lipman | Posted 05.01.2013 | Sports
Gregg S. Lipman

There's clearly a lot of room to improve upon the mess that's been created over the years with the various realignments. I would strongly urge the NCAA to start thinking about how these haphazard groupings of schools will affect their brands -- and its own organization -- in the long run.

Another Shocking 'Downton Abbey' Departure

Posted 05.01.2013 | TV

O'Brien is leaving "Downton Abbey," Masterpiece has confirmed to The Huffington Post ... and unlike Dan Stevens' departure, not many viewers will be s...

As Broadway's Mary Poppins Gets Ready to Close, Regional Productions to Begin Popping Up

Jim Hill | Posted 04.30.2013 | Entertainment
Jim Hill

As any good Mary Poppins fan will tell you, when the wind shifts from the East to the West, it's then time for that practically perfect nanny to pack up her carpet bag and fly off for parts unknown.

'Downton Abbey' To Tackle Race Relations

Posted 02.27.2013 | TV

"Downton Abbey" is adding some racial diversity in Season 4 with a black character, Jack Ross. According to The Sun, the character is described as...

WATCH: When 'Downton' Met 'The Hills'

The Huffington Post | Eva Hill | Posted 02.27.2013 | TV

Those who watch "Downton Abbey" most likely have an appreciation for The Dowager Countess' zingers and sharp wit. She has a way of making those in...

Will 2013 Be the Year of the Cord-Cutters and Cord-Nevers?

Brandon G. Withrow | Posted 04.24.2013 | TV
Brandon G. Withrow

It's true that cable still owns TV viewing -- and for as long as it holds the lion's share of sports viewing, it will maintain that heavy hand. But how long can that last really?

Not Too Shabby, That Downton Abbey

Zachary Stevens | Posted 04.23.2013 | TV
Zachary Stevens

If you ever find yourself stranded inside due to the weather like me, or if you have an extended time in which you are looking to be exposed to a new show, please consider this. You will not be disappointed, you will be addicted and it will leave you talking for months to come.

The Queen Of The 'Downton' Double-Take

Posted 02.21.2013 | TV

It's no secret that Maggie Smith brings joy to millions of viewers as the Dowager Countess on "Downton Abbey," but she also delights the cast. In t...

Matthew Crawley of Downton Abbey: Moral Hero

Carla Seaquist | Posted 04.23.2013 | TV
Carla Seaquist

Invariably, if a matter of moral import were at issue, Matthew could be counted on to do the right thing, put it right. In a word, Matthew was a mensch.

Spoiler Alert!

Posted 02.20.2013 | Comedy

The tragic season finale of “Downton Abbey” shocked many viewers, but on Tuesday night's "Conan," O’Brien took things to the next level by shar...

How to Travel Like You Own Downton Abbey

Fodor's | Donna Heiderstadt | Posted 04.22.2013 | Travel

As Season 3 of the acclaimed and addictive Masterpiece series Downton Abbey draws to its climactic close this Sunday, Feb. 17, many viewers are likely...

'Downton Abbey' Creator: Why My Friends Thought I Was 'Crazy'

Posted 02.20.2013 | OWN

By Julian Fellowes Four rules for getting creative: 1. Years ago, after I left Cambridge and went to drama school, my friends who were going...

'Downton Abbey' Goes Out On Top

The Huffington Post | Chris Harnick | Posted 02.19.2013 | TV

The "Downton Abbey" ratings are in and the period drama went out on a high note. According to PBS, the third season finale of "Downton Abbey" boas...

'Downton Abbey' Creator Responds To Backlash

Posted 04.21.2013 | TV

For as many positive things "Downton Abbey" viewers have to say about the British period drama, there are just as many criticisms and the Season 3 fin...

On Identity and Self-Esteem: Lessons From Downton Abbey

Elisabeth Joy LaMotte, LICSW | Posted 04.21.2013 | TV
Elisabeth Joy LaMotte, LICSW

From a psychological perspective, Downton Abbey demonstrates how times may change, but certain human challenges remain the same.

Crabby About Downton Abbey?

Lev Raphael | Posted 04.21.2013 | TV
Lev Raphael

So, even though I'd heard about the ending of Downton Abbey's Season 3 and knew what was coming, I found the fatal car accident at the end gratuitous, pointless, and lazy on the part of the writers.

Anna: The Happiest Girl in the World, and Other Musings on Downton Abbey

Maddy Lederman | Posted 04.21.2013 | TV
Maddy Lederman

Wow, the third season flew by. Here's some thoughts on the development of my favorite characters (and yes, if you haven't seen the finale, there's spoilers ahead).

Downton Abbey Finale Means Mary Crawley Will Rule Downton Abbey

Bonnie Fuller | Posted 04.20.2013 | TV
Bonnie Fuller

Instead of mourning, just think of the fascinating possibilities for next season as Mary Crawley suddenly becomes the family's ultimate Queen Bee.

SPOILER ALERT: Did 'Downton Abbey' Find Lady Mary's New Boyfriend?

Posted 02.19.2013 | TV

It didn't take long for "Downton Abbey" to move on from Matthew Crawley's shocking death in the Masterpiece series' Season 3 finale. British actor...

When 'Downton's' Creator Really Wanted That Shocking Death To Happen

Posted 02.18.2013 | TV

Note: Do not read on if you have not not seen the Season 3 finale of "Downton Abbey." It's no secret that "Downton Abbey" actor Dan Stevens wanted ...

'Downton Abbey's' Cousin Oliver?

Posted 02.19.2013 | TV

There's new blood coming to "Downton Abbey" in the form of Lady Rose MacClare, played by Lily James, the Dowager Countess' great niece. Viewers le...