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Joanne Froggatt at the world premiere of 'A Street Cat Named Bob' held at the Curzon Mayfair. The movie is based on the true life story of James Bowen and his cat Bob - London, United Kingdom - Thursday 3rd November 2016

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Joanne Froggatt
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Joanne Froggatt at the world premiere of 'A Street Cat Named Bob' held at the Curzon Mayfair. The movie is based on the true life story of James Bowen and his cat Bob - London, United Kingdom - Thursday 3rd November 2016

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Downton Abbey's Joanne Froggatt Set To Stars In Two Movies This Fall


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Joanne Froggatt, who played housemaid Anna Bates in hit TV show Downton Abbey, has two films coming out this Autumn, both true stories. She has the lead role in Starfish, about a woman coping with her husband's disfiguring surgery after contracting sepsis. And in next month's A Street Cat Named Bob, she plays a social worker helping a junkie make a fresh start.

Joanne Froggatt at the premiere of StarfishJoanne Froggatt at the premiere of Starfish

Since Downton Abbey ended last year following six successful seasons, Froggatt has begun work on a number of different film and television projects. Like her Downton co-star Laura Carmichael who stars in two films this year, 'Burn Burn Burn' and 'A United Kingdom', Froggatt also has a double movie release.

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Joanne Froggatt seen alone and with Tom Riley on the red carpet for the UK Premiere of Starfish held at Curzon, Mayfair, London, United Kingdom - Thursday 27th October 2016

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Tom Riley, Tom Ray, Nicola Ray and Joanne Froggatt
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A Street Cat Named Bob Trailer


Sometimes, fate brings people together and James was in desperate need of someone to help him overcome the life he was living. A recovering heroin addict, James was an outsider, having spent years on the street he knew he needed something to change and when Val comes to his aid and finds him a place to stay, he begins his road to recovery.

James is determined to start his life again. When he hears rustling coming from the kitchen, James expects to find a burglar but he finds a little ginger cat raiding a box of cereal. Unable to find his owner, James semi-adopts the little cat and they automatically bond and he names him Bob. Travelling to the other side of London to busk to tourists in Covent Garden Bob follows James on his daily commute by jumping on the bus. 

Now inseparable, James and Bob both used one another as support systems. James Begins selling The Big Issue and really begins to get his life back on track, not entirely but significantly down to a little four legged friend.

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'Downton Abbey', Emma Thompson And 'Wolf Hall' Lead A Very British Year At The Emmy Awards


Emma Thompson Joanne Froggatt Jim Carter Damian Lewis Ricky Gervais Alan Cumming

‘Downton Abbey’ and ‘Wolf Hall’ have led the British nominations at this year's Emmy Awards, with both dramas picking up three nods each. While HBO series ‘Game Of Thrones’ might have dominated this year’s nominations with 24 nods, British stars have also flourished with actors Joanne Froggatt, Emma Thompson and Ricky Gervais among the nominees.

joanne froggatt‘Downton Abbey’s’ Joanne Froggatt has picked up an Emmy nomination for Outstanding Supporting Actress In A Drama

ITV drama ‘Downton Abbey’ received three nominations including Outstanding Drama Series, Outstanding Supporting Actor In A Drama for Jim Carter and Outstanding Supporting Actress In A Drama for Joanne Froggatt, who plays maid Anna Bates. Froggatt was nominated in the same category last year, but lost out to ‘Breaking Bad’s’ Anna Gunn.

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


Hugh Bonneville Michelle Dockery Maggie Smith Elizabeth McGovern Joanne Froggatt Brendan Coyle Julian Fellowes

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 of the people involved in the show," Neame said at the press conference.

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Maggie Smith stars in Downton Abbey.

See More: The Cast Of Downton Abbey Filming (March 2015).

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Joanne Froggatt - Shots of the cast as the UK TV series 'Downton Abbey' as they film scenes for the new series of in Wiltshire, United Kingdom - Friday 20th March 2015

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Brendan Coyle and Joanne Froggatt
Brendan Coyle and Joanne Froggatt
Brendan Coyle and Joanne Froggatt

Primetime Emmy Awards 2014 -Breaking Bad Predictably Dominates Drama


Bryan Cranston Aaron Paul Julianna Margulies Robin Wright Claire Danes Lizzy Caplan Kerry Washington Woody Harrelson Matthew Mcconaughey Anna Gunn Kevin Spacey Maggie Smith Joanne Froggatt Christina Hendricks Jon Voight Peter Dinklage Mandy Patinkin Allison Janney Diana Rigg Kate Mara Joe Morton Beau Bridges Robert Morse Dylan Baker Paul Giamatti

The Primetime Emmy Awards were held on Monday evening (25th August) in Los Angeles and there was stiff competition in every category although the results were ultimately highly predictable. 

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Breaking Bad dominated the drama awards at the Primetime Emmys.

Read More: Forget Malcolm In The Middle, Three Serious Breaking Bad Ending Theories.

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Downton Abbey Season 5 Confirmed Despite Season 4's Failings


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Series 4 may have been the most controversial and criticised in the show’s back catalogue, but Downton Abbey’s strong viewing figures secured the period drama’s 5th season.

Julian FellowesJulian Fellowes will write another series of Downton.

The new series will air next year, with popular writer Julian Fellowes returning to once again pen his highly-watched drama. An average of 11.8 million tuned in to watch the current series, which reached its climax on Sunday (Nov 10).

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Downton Abbey Series 4 Episode 4: The Aftermath Of The Horrifying Attack


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Downton Abbey is used to being one of the most talked about shows on TV but last week's episode ruffled a few more feathers than usual and saw the show and its writers slammed for what many deemed to be an inappropriate storyline.

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The Fourth Episode Confronted The Shocking Scenes Of The Previous.

The scene is question saw Joanne Froggatt's Anna Bates raped by Lord Gillingham's odious valet, Mr. Green. Ahead of the fourth episode of the new season we were all wondering how the show would deal with the repercussions of its bold move. Froggatt's performance is consistently praised on the show and this episode saw no exception as her character was faced with the terrifying prospect that Lord Gillingham, and therefore her rapist, may return.

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Downton Abbey's Joanne Froggatt Defends Controversial Rape Storyline


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Broadcasting watchdog Ofcom received "a number of complaints" after Sunday's episode of historical period drama Downton Abbey offended many of its viewers with a brutal rape scene.

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Joanne Froggatt, AKA Anna Bates, Has Defended Downton's Rape Scene.

The scene that shocked viewers into filing an Ofcom complaint, complaining to ITV or airing their horror via Twitter, involved Joanne Froggatt's character Anna May Bates. Anna rejects the advances of valet Mr. Green (Nigel Harman) and is then struck and then dragged into another room to be attacked whilst her family and Downton's guests enjoy and opera performance upstairs. A bloodied and bruised Anna is then shown crying as she tries to come to terms with the events.

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Downton Abbey: Viewers Complain After Shocking Rape Storyline


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Downton Abbey has shocked and offended many of its viewers after its latest aired episode depicted a rape scene, involving the young character Anna Bates (Joanne Froggatt). The controversial television scenes have provoked many viewers to make a complaint, reports BBC News.

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Downton Abbey Hit With Complaints From Outraged Viewers.

Ofcom have not specified the exact number of complaints they received but have admitted that "a number of complaints" were made after British viewers were upset by the scenes. ITV apparently received 70 complaints pertaining to the on-screen incident. Additionally, viewers also took to Twitter to voice their disgust at the brutal attack with one Lucy Raine tweeting "I am genuinely so distressed at what just happened on Downton Abbey I feel sick."

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Joanne Froggatt - The Serpentine Gallery Summer Party held at Kensington Gardens - Arrivals - London, United Kingdom - Thursday 27th June 2013

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Filth - Red Band Trailer


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Bruce Robertson is a vile, devious and emotionally disturbed individual who also happens to be a Detective Sergeant. Off duty, he lives a life of debauchery; snorting line after line of cocaine and indulging in sordid sexual encounters with numerous women while trying to control his unpredictable bipolar personality. On duty, he does everything within his power to trick, deceive and ruin the lives of his colleagues with whom he competes to achieve a promotion to detective inspector. He does nothing to hide his radical views on race and women as he attempts to solve a grisly murder that seems to have more to it than he initially thought. With the web of lies he weaves throughout his life, will he be able to sort out truths from the untruths in order to maintain his sanity as his deteriorating mental health threatens to cripple him? And will he ever be reunited with the wife he is so desperate to resolve things with?

Adapted from the novel by Irvine Welsh, 'Filth' has been directed and written by Jon S. Baird ('Cass') and sees an intense star-studded cast convert to screen an compelling story of insanity, romance and deceit. This shocking 18-rated crime drama is set to hit UK cinemas in September 2013.

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Joanne Froggatt

Date of birth

23rd August, 1980

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Sex

Female

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Joanne Froggatt Movies

A Street Cat Named Bob Trailer

A Street Cat Named Bob Trailer

Sometimes, fate brings people together and James was in desperate need of someone to help...

Uwantme2killhim? Movie Review

Uwantme2killhim? Movie Review

British director Andrew Douglas (2005's Amityville Horror remake) takes a clever look at youthful naivete...

Filth Trailer

Filth Trailer

This trailer is only suitable for persons aged 18 or over.Bruce Robertson is a vile,...

In Our Name Movie Review

In Our Name Movie Review

This sharply well-made film explores the troubled life of soldiers trying to reintegrate into life...

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