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Hugh Bonneville: Downton Abbey Can Become A Film Franchise

Hugh Bonneville says that 'Downton Abbey' can become a film franchise.The 56-year-old actor - who plays the Earl of Grantham in both the television series and movie - believes that ''five or six'' movies could...

Downton Abbey Sequel In The Works After First Movie Proves A Hit

A 'Downton Abbey' sequel is reportedly in the works.Following the movie's major success at the box office - with the spin-off of the hit drama raking in more than £100 million globally since it hit...

Allen Leech's Wife 'Doing Brilliantly' With Pregnancy

Allen Leech has praised his wife Jessica Blair Herman as ''incredible'' after announcing she is pregnant with their first child.The 'Downton Abbey' star and 'American Horror Story' actress will welcome their little bundle of joy...

Allen Leech Knows Sex Of Unborn Baby

Allen Leech knows the sex of his unborn baby. The 'Downton Abbey' star is set to welcome his first child into the world with his wife Jessica Blair Herman later this year and, although they've...

Allen Leech Was Ready For Bohemian Rhapsody Audition Rejection

Allen Leech got '''X Factored''' when he learned he'd landed his role in 'Bohemian Rhapsody'.The Irish actor was told he'd been unsuccessful when he tried out to play Freddie Mercury's partner Jim Hutton in the...

Allen Leech Wants Four Kids

Allen Leech wants four children.The 'Downton Abbey' actor married Jessica Blair Herman in January after almost three years together and though they want to start a family together, the actress isn't as keen to have...

Hugh Bonneville Says Dame Maggie Smith Has Best Lines In Downton Abbey Movie

Hugh Bonneville insists Dame Maggie Smith has all the best lines in the 'Downton Abbey' movie.The 55-year-old actor reprises his role as Robert Crawley, Earl of Grantham, in the big screen adaptation of the television...

Maggie Smith Was Final Downton Abbey Star To Sign Up For Movie

Dame Maggie Smith was the final 'Downton Abbey' star to sign up for the movie. Gareth Neame, the film's executive producer, has revealed the 84-year-old actress - who portrays Violet Crawley, the Dowager Countess of...

Anya Taylor-joy Has Great Mentors

Anya Taylor-Joy feels ''lucky'' to have been mentored by a number of older actors.The 22-year-old star has received a lot of helpful advice from her co-stars over the years and some of it has proven...

Downton Abbey 2 In The Offing?

A second 'Downton Abbey' film could be made if the first film proves successful. Universal Pictures, Focus Features and Carnival Film & Television bosses are set to watch the latest cut of the hotly-anticipated movie,...

Allen Leech Says Downton Abbey Movie Was Like A 'Family Reunion'

Allen Leech enjoyed a ''family reunion'' at the first cast meeting for the 'Downton Abbey' movie. The 37-year-old actor will reprise his role as estate manager Tom Branson in the upcoming big screen spin-off from...

Allen Leech Married

Allen Leech has got married.The 'Bohemian Rhapsody' actor and 32-year-old actress Jessica Blair Herman tied the knot on January 5 at a star-studded ceremony held at Alisal Ranch and Resort in California's Santa Ynez Valley...

Allen Leech Teases Tear-jerking Downton Abbey Movie

Allen Leech says the 'Downton Abbey' movie will reduce fans to ''tears''.The 37-year-old actor played Tom Branson in the award-winning historical drama series and has teased what fans can expect from creator Julian Fellowes' big...

Aidan Gillen Joins Queen Biopic

Aidan Gillen has joined 'Bohemian Rhapsody'. The former 'Game of Thrones' star and 'The Night Manager' actor Tom Hollander will portray Queen managers John Reid and Jim Beach respectively in the British band's biopic, according...

Mike Myers Wanted For Queen Biopic

Mike Myers is in talks to star in Queen biopic 'Bohemian Rhapsody'.The 54-year-old Canadian actor-and comedian is reportedly being eyed up for a role in the upcoming biopic, according to Deadline, but the character he...

Allen Leech Joins Bohemian Rhapsody

Allen Leech has joined Queen biopic 'Bohemian Rhapsody'. The former 'Downton Abbey' actor will star as Freddie Mercury's personal manager Paul Prenter in the Bryan Singer-directed motion picture, according to Deadline. Prenter was employed by...

Tv Presenter Charlie Webster Out Of Coma

The former Sky Sports host, 33, took part in a charity bike ride from London to Rio de Janeiro, where she was due to present coverage of the sporting extravaganza, but she became...

British Sports Presenter Charlie Webster Fighting For Her Life In Rio

The former Sky Sports host, 33, took part in a charity bike ride from London to Rio de Janeiro, where she was due to present coverage of the sporting extravaganza, but she became...

Allen Leech Splits From Tv Presenter Girlfriend

The Irish actor, who played chauffeur Tom Branson in the hit period drama, began dating Charlotte 'Charlie' Webster in 2014 after they met at a charity bash. However, Webster has now revealed...

Michelle Dockery Mourns Fiance At Funeral Service

Dineen, 34, passed away on Sunday (13Dec15) at the Marymount Hospice in Cork, reportedly following a battle with a rare form of cancer. He got engaged to marry the Downton Abbey...

Benedict Cumberbatch's Hamlet Is 'Bloody Good'

Benedict Cumberbatch is ''a bloody good Hamlet'' according to his mum.The 38-year-old actor performed for his parents at London's Barbican theatre on the press night and his proud mother Wanda Ventham beemed with pride after...

Downton Abbey Stars Host Fundraiser For Special Olympics Team

Castmembers including Hugh Bonneville, Jim Carter, Allen Leech, Rob James-Collier, Sophie MCShera and Joanne Froggatt joined the show's creator Julian Fellowes to host the gala dinner at the city's Landmark hotel on Wednesday...

Downton Abbey Stars To Host Charity Ball

The stars of the hit period drama will gather at London's Savoy hotel on Thursday (30Apr15) to bring in funds for the homeless charity Centrepoint. The event will feature performances from the...

Downton Abbey Stars Take Part In Charity Run

The stars of the hit period drama will join former Bond actress Samantha Bond for the inaugural Spotlight 10k Challenge in London's Regent's Park on 13 September (15). They will be...

Michelle Dockery, Actress Best Known As Downton Abbey's Lady Mary, Engaged?

Is Lady Mary engaged? Downton Abbey's own Michelle Dockery is reportedly engaged to John Dineen. The couple have been dating for over a year and reports in a British tabloid claim the pair has decided...

Biopics Win Big At 2015 Palm Springs Film Festival Awards [Photos]

The 2015 Palm Springs International Film Festival Awards saw accolades going to some very well-deserved movies from the last year - with some even more well-deserved individuals picking them up.[L-R] Eddie Redmayne, Benedict Cumberbatch and...

Downton Abbey Stars Working On Spin-off

Downton Abbey stars Allen Leech and Rob James-Collier have teamed up to write a script for a spin-off show.The two actors, who play former chauffeur Tom Branson and footman Thomas Barrow respectively, have put pen...

Allen Leech Broke Into Downton Abbey Set After Drunk Night Out

Downton Abbey star Allen Leech risked arrest by breaking into the show's set after he was left locked out of his hotel following a drunken night out.The Irish actor, who plays former chauffeur Tom Branson...

Downton Abbey Star Praises George Clooney's Guest Spot

Downton Abbey star Allen Leech has praised George Clooney for his comedy turn during the drama's special charity episode.The Ocean's Eleven star will reportedly play an American wedding guest in a one-off sketch to raise...

Keira Knightley: Imitation Game Set Was Like School

Keira Knightley felt like she was at school while filming 'The Imitation Game'. The 29-year-old actress admitted she and her co-star Benedict Cumberbatch - who plays the enigma code-breaking genius Alan Turing in the WW2...

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