Downton Abbey Fireside Chats
In a four-part series, Downton Abbey writer/creator Julian Fellowes speaks to some of the stars to promote the latest film, Downton Abbey: A New Era. Enjoy: Episode #1: Hugh Bonneville and the origins of the Downton Abbey series Episode #2: Leslie Nicol on portraying real historical events Episode #3: Allen Leech, the glitz and glamour […]
Trailer to Downton Abbey 2
The British are coming! Downton Abbey: A New Era, comes to North America May 20, 2022. Will this be the last hurrah for the Dowager Countess?
Downton Abbey 2 Begins Filming!
We are Cordially Invited
First, the teaser trailer from Focus Features: Uploaded December 14, 2018 Then the official trailer: Uploaded May 21, 2019 With more revelations in the UK trailer: Uploaded by Universal Pictures UK, May 21, 2019 Downton Abbey: The Movie! Coming our way September 2019! We won’t have to wait much longer. Director: Michael Engler Writer: Julian […]
Bottled Water Comes to Downton Abbey
This fall in the UK, Downton Abbey begins its fifth season, which is set in the year 1924. But wait–what’s that water bottle doing on the mantle? According to Us magazine, disposable water bottles weren’t available until 1947. Oops. The cast responded to the gaffe with this photo … … to promote the English charity, […]
Why do Americans like Downton Abbey?
In an interview with Time Magazine, British actor Jim Carter—who plays butler Mr. Carson—is asked why he thinks Downton Abbey appeals so much to Americans. His reply: “Every American film now, particularly the way it’s advertised in England, is a man with a gun. Everything. The posters are always a guy with a gun. The […]