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Julian Fellowes Dedicates International Emmy To Failed Filmmakers

The British director/writer was presented with the prestigious prize at the ceremony in New York by Downton star Elizabeth MCGovern, who plays Lady Cora Crawley in the hit show, and producer Gareth Neame....

'Downton Abbey's' Final Season Ends, But Not Everyone Got Their Happy Ever After

Yes there’s still a Christmas special to come, but after six series on ITV, ‘Downton Abbey’ ended its run last night, with a surprise wedding and a suicide attempt. But while Lady Mary Crawley got...

Michelle Dockery Reveals Ambitions For Music Career After 'Downton Abbey'

As the long-running saga of ‘Downton Abbey’ comes to an end, many of its star names will be pondering what the next stage of their careers will be. For one, however, the future may lie...

Tributes Paid As Kevin Spacey Steps Down As Artistic Director Of The Old Vic

Stars from throughout the world of theatre came together to praise Kevin Spacey as he stepped down as artistic director of London’s The Old Vic after more than a decade in the role.In an event...

Dame Helen Mirren Wants To Star In A 'Fast & Furious' Film - And Yes, You Did Read That Correctly!

Helen Mirren is not a woman to turn down difficult roles. She has, after all, played three different Queens of the United Kingdom and, in a voice part, the Queen of Egypt. Yet there is...

Downton Abbey Will Conclude After Sixth Season - Movie Or Spin-off Series To Follow?

Downton Abbey will conclude after its sixth season, the ITV show's producers have confirmed. Producer Gareth Neame made the announcement during a press conference on Thursday (26th March). "It's a very emotional day for all...

Downton Abbey To End After Sixth Season

Producers at Carnival Films announced there will be no seventh season for writer/creator Julian Fellowes' international hit, which features Dame Maggie Smith, Elizabeth MCGovern and Michelle Dockery. A statement to cast and...

Stanley Tucci And Elizabeth Mcgovern Represent U.s. At Royal Meeting

The Hunger Games star and MCGovern, who plays Lady Cora in the hit U.K. TV show, attended a reception hosted by U.S. Ambassador Matthew Barzun at his official residence, Winfield House, in Regent's...

Elizabeth Mcgovern's Triple Christmas Treat

Actress Elizabeth Mcgovern has had several Christmases this year (14) - she filmed the Downton Abbey festive special in August and then recorded music for the drama's first holiday album.The star, who plays the Countess...

Elizabeth Mcgovern Loves Family Christmas In Adopted Britain

Downton Abbey star Elizabeth Mcgovern has become a big fan of the holidays thanks to her father-in-law's Christmas Day birthday.The American actress now enjoys an all-British yuletide after marrying Simon Curtis, and she can no...

Elizabeth Mcgovern Takes A Swipe At Madonna

Downton Abbey star Elizabeth Mcgovern has taken a swipe at Madonna following her recent topless photoshoot.The Material Girl peeled off for a spread in Interview magazine, prompting criticism of the 56-year-old mother-of-four, but MCGovern is...

Elizabeth Mcgovern Wants To Retrace Explorer Grandfather's Footsteps

Downton Abbey star Elizabeth Mcgovern is hoping to follow in her grandfather's footsteps and head off on a great adventure.Explorer William Montgomery MCGovern was an American adventurer and anthropology professor, who is rumoured to have...

Elizabeth Mcgovern Gig To Be Filmed For Tv Special

Downton Abbey star Elizabeth Mcgovern's musical homecoming will culminate with a Tv special in the U.S.The British-based actress is preparing for an upcoming December (14) east coast tour with her band Sadie & the Hotheads...

Elizabeth Mcgovern Says Losing Her Sex Appeal Is 'Liberating'

Elizabeth McGovern says losing her sex appeal was ''liberating''.The 53-year-old 'Downton Abbey' star has revealed that she is pleased people don't look at her as a sexual being because it feels freeing.She explained: ''Losing your...

Elizabeth Mcgovern & Julian Ovendon Offer Christmas Treats On Downton Abbey Album

Castmates Elizabeth Mcgovern and Julian Ovendon will show off their singing skills on the much-anticipated DOWNTON ABBEY Christmas album.MCGovern, who plays the Countess of Grantham on the show and fronts her own group Sadie &...

Elizabeth Mcgovern To Tour U.s. For The First Time With Band

Actress Elizabeth Mcgovern is set to embark on her first U.S. tour with her band Sadie & The Hotheads.The American Downton Abbey star and her bandmates formed the group in 2007 and toured Europe earlier...

Myleene Klass: Being Single Is Liberating

Myleene Klass says being single is a very ''liberating'' experience. The musician-and-TV star is not dating anyone at the moment and although she is still open to meeting her 'Mr. Right' she is enjoying having...

Elizabeth Mcgovern Releases New Music Video

Elizabeth McGovern has sexed up her image for her new music video.The 'Downton Abbey' actress, best known for playing Lady Cora in the period drama, looks every inch the rock goddess in the video for...

Elizabeth Mcgovern: I Was Too Young For Oscar Nomination

Elizabeth McGovern thinks she was ''too young'' to be nominated for an Oscar award.The 52-year-old actress was just 20 when her performance as Evelyn Nesbit in her second movie 'Ragtime' earned her a nod in...

Downton Abbey Star's Band To Support Mike & The Mechanics On Tour

Downton Abbey star Elizabeth Mcgovern has landed a big gig supporting Mike & The Mechanics on the road.The actress' musical side project, Sadie & the Hotheads, will open for Mike Rutherford's rock act on their...

Downton Abbey Behemoth Trudges On With Fifth Season Confirmation

Downton Abbey has unsurprisingly been renewed for a fifth series by ITV following its season four finale on Sunday evening (November 10, 2013).Tom Branson, Played By Allen Leech."We promise all the usual highs and lows,...

Elizabeth Mcgovern Hands Out Flyers For Her Own Gig

Downton Abbey star Elizabeth Mcgovern drummed up interest for her band's gig in Scotland over the weekend (17-18Aug13) by taking to the streets to hand out flyers.The actress, known for playing Cora, Countess of Grantham...

Downton Abbey Unveils Two New Stars: One-year-old Twins Logan & Cole Weston

ITV's hit period drama Downton Abbey will return to our screens later this year, and in the meantime we've been given plenty of tidbits about what we can expect from season four, and our latest...

Downton Abbey Hands Out Golden Deals To Avoid Dan Stevens Style Exits

Bosses behind the major British period drama Downton Abbey - which has also proved a huge hit stateside - have moved quickly to tie down the show's biggest stars in a bid to avoid another...

Downton Abbey Will Play Host To Paul Giamatti - And Shirley Maclaine (Again!)

Paul Giamatti who has starred in such films as Sideways,The Illusionist, Rock of Ages and The Hangover Part II will feature in British drama Downton Abbey. He will play Lady Cora's (Elizabeth McGovern) visiting American...

Elizabeth Mcgovern Wants To Make A Movie About Great-grandfather

Downton Abbey star Elizabeth Mcgovern hopes to one day make a movie about her great-grandfather, who is believed to have been the real life inspiration for Indiana Jones.William Montgomery MCGovern was an American adventurer who...

Elizabeth Mcgovern Waits On Husband Simon Curtis For Charity

Director Simon Curtis deliberately booked a table at a charity restaurant event in London on Sunday (02Dec12) so he could be served by his wife Elizabeth Mcgovern.The singer/actress, who plays Cora, Countess of Grantham in...

Elizabeth Mcgovern Set For London Residency

DOWNTON ABBEY star Elizabeth Mcgovern has signed up for a weekly residency with her band at a London club.The British actress, who plays Lady Cora in the hit period drama, will perform intimate gigs with...

Julian Fellowes To Pen ‘Downton Abbey’ Prequel?

Julian Fellowes wishes to write a prequel on the main characters in his hit ITV1 show ‘Downton Abbey’ after the last series is aired. The Oscar winning screenwriter, who also wrote the recent ‘Titanic’...

Michelle Dockery: Downton Period Costumes Are 'Falling To Pieces'

Michelle Dockery says some of the period costumes used in 'Downton Abbey' are ''falling to pieces''. The 30-year-old actress - who plays Lady Mary Crawley in the drama series - revealed producers are determined to...

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Trumbo - Review

Trumbo - Review

In 1947, Dalton (Bryan Cranston) is the film industry's top-paid screenwriter, so of course the House Un-American Activities Commission goes after...

Pride And Prejudice And Zombies Was A New Kind Of Costume Drama For Lily James

Pride And Prejudice And Zombies Was A New Kind Of Costume Drama For Lily James

Seth Grahame-Smith's Pride and Prejudice and Zombies graphic novel has been made into a film.

Sir Elton John Surprises London Commuters With Early Morning St. Pancras Performance

Sir Elton John Surprises London Commuters With Early Morning St. Pancras Performance

Sir Elton's new album, 'Wonderful Crazy Night', came out the next day.

Coldplay And Beyonce's 'Hymn For The Weekend' Video Accused Of Cultural Insensitivity

Coldplay And Beyonce's 'Hymn For The Weekend' Video Accused Of Cultural Insensitivity

The video for 'Hymn For the Weekend' was filmed in Mumbai, India.

'Orange Is The New Black' Adds Three Years To Its Netflix Sentence

'Orange Is The New Black' Adds Three Years To Its Netflix Sentence

Three more seasons to go for this adored comedy.

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Matt LeBlanc "Couldn't Believe" The Response To His 'Top Gear' Appointment

LeBlanc was announced as one of Chris Evans' co-hosts on the brand new 'Top Gear' on Thursday.

Fun Lovin' Criminals - Come Find Yourself (20th Anniversary Edition) Album Review

Fun Lovin' Criminals - Come Find Yourself (20th Anniversary Edition) Album Review

New York trio Fun Lovin' Criminals first made an impact back in 1996 with the release of their since acclaimed debut LP Come Find Yourself.

Goosebumps - Review

Goosebumps - Review

This lively romp is entertaining enough to amuse the audience even when it veers off the rails.

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