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Laura Carmichael Was Hired For Maggie Smith Resemblance

The British actress was cast as Maggie's onscreen granddaughter, Lady Edith Crawley, in the show and played her for six seasons before the period drama recently came to an end. Laura has...

Laura Carmichael Dating Downton Abbey Co-star - Report

Laura, 29, played Lady Edith Crawley in all six seasons of the hit period drama, and she reportedly struck up a romance with Michael, who joined the show as footman Andrew Parker in 2014.The pair...

'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...

Uzo Aduba To Make London Theatre Debut

The Emmy Award winner, known for playing Suzanne 'Crazy Eyes' Warren in the prison TV show, will star in a modern adaptation of Jean Genet's psychological thriller The Maids. Aduba and British...

Anna Friel And Laura Carmichael To Star In Itv Crime Drama 'Marcella'

Anna Friel and Laura Carmichael have been revealed as the two stars of a new ITV crime drama, entitled ‘Marcella’, the first English language original series to be written by acclaimed Swedish screenwriter Hans Rosenfeldt.The...

Downton Abbey Crew Dressed Up For Final Shoot

Julian Fellowes' series is set to come to an end after six seasons, and filming on the last episode wrapped up in August (15). British actress Laura Carmichael, who plays Lady Edith...

Michelle Dockery Overcome With Emotion On Downton Abbey's Final Day

The stars, who play sisters Lady Mary and Lady Edith Crawley in the hit drama, recently finished filming their last scenes for the final series at Highclere Castle in Berkshire, England, which doubled...

Downton Abbey Movie Possible

'Downton Abbey' could be turned into a film.The ITV period drama's producer, Gareth Neame hasn't ruled out the possibility of making the show into a feature film and thinks it would be a ''wonderful thing''.However,...

Laura Carmichael Flies To Lebanon To Visit Syrian Refugees

The British actress, who plays Lady Edith in the hit period drama, has thrown her support behind the A World For School initiative, which aims to help educate children in conflict or emergency-affected...

Downton Abbey Stars Raise More Than $96,000 With Charity Ball

Castmembers including Laura Carmichael, Hugh Bonneville, Elizabeth MCGovern, Allen Leech, Jim Carter and Phyllis Logan turned out at London's Savoy hotel for the glitzy event, which featured a cabaret performance from some of...

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...

Laura Carmichael Hates 'Fiddly' Downton Abbey Costumes

Laura Carmichael hates the ''fiddly'' period costumes she wears for 'Downton Abbey'.The 28-year-old actress, who plays Lady Edith in the ITV period drama, has admitted that she can't stand the intricate costumes that her character...

Kim Kardashian West Vying For Downton Abbey Role

Kim Kardashian West wants to star in 'Downton Abbey'.The 'Keeping Up with the Kardashians' star is reportedly desperate to land a role in the ITV period drama, and resorted to seeking advice from Laura Carmichael,...

Laura Carmichael Received Letter Of Apology From Peter Hall

Downton Abbey star Laura Carmichael has forgiven theatre boss Sir Peter Hall for heckling her during a play after he wrote a grovelling letter of apology.The director admitted he was mortified after shouting out to...

Laura Carmichael Slams Naked Photos Hackers

Downton Abbey star Laura Carmichael has blasted hackers who stole naked images of her former co-star Jessica Brown Findlay, insisting they have subjected her to a "horrendous" ordeal.Carmichael was shocked when it emerged last month...

Downton Abbey Promo Shot Blasted By The Historical Accuracy Police Online

We’re preeetty sure they didn’t have plastic bottles back in the 1920s, but a recent Downton Abbey promo shot would beg to differ. With Downton’s third season premiere coming up in September in the UK...

Laura Carmichael's Joy At Haiti Charity Grant

Downton Abbey star Laura Carmichael is celebrating after the Haiti charity she supports was awarded a $425,000 (£250,000) grant from the U.K. Government.The actress, who plays Lady Edith Crawley in the hit Tv drama, is...

Michelle Dockery Was Star-struck When She Met P. Diddy

Michelle Dockery got star-struck when she met P. Diddy.The 'Downton Abbey' actress admits she will never ''get used to'' attending prestigious awards ceremonies, and regularly gets overawed by the other famous guests in attendance.She told...

Laura Carmichael: Lady Edith Is Carrie Bradshaw

'Downton Abbey's' Laura Carmichael thinks her character is the Carrie Bradshaw of the 1920s. The actress, who plays Lady Edith Crawley in the period drama, imagines her to be like Sarah Jessica Parker's 'Sex And...

Laura Carmichael Excited For Christmas Break

Laura Carmichael is thrilled not to be working this Christmas.The 'Downton Abbey' actress is looking forward to a relaxing break and plans to spend the festive season being lazy at home.She said: ''I am craving...

'Downton Abbey' Recap: Season Four, Episode Six

Downton Abbey is moving through the years with gusto, and already we're seeing some of the effects of time play havoc with the lives of some of the landed gentry trying to keep up with...

Laura Carmichael Cast In Madame Bovary

Laura Carmichael has been cast in a new adaptation of 'Madame Bovary'.The 26-year-old actress - best known for her role as Lady Edith Crawley in hit period drama 'Downton Abbey' - is set to take...

Laura Carmichael Visits Haiti On Charity Trip

Downton Abbey star Laura Carmichael has told of her heartbreak after travelling to Haiti this week (ends29Sep13) to meet orphans and survivors of the 2010 earthquake which ravaged the nation.The actress, who plays Lady Edith...

The Rolling Stones Play Backgammon Before Gigs

The Rolling Stones prepared for their show in Oakland, San Francisco Bay, by playing a game of backgammon.The 'Tumbling Dice' rockers sat down to a session of the classic board game ahead of their...

Sir Peter Hall Apologises To Laura Carmichael Over Theatre Outburst

Legendary theatre director Sir Peter Hall has apologised to Downton Abbey star Laura Carmichael after interrupting her final speech during the opening night of Uncle Vanya in London.The actress is making her West End debut...

Favourite People: Disorientated Sir Peter Hall Disrupts West End's Uncle Vanya

Director Sir Peter Hall has apologised to Downton Abbey actress Laura Carmichael after he fell asleep during a West End performance of Uncle Vanya before mumbling during the play's final scene. Reports over the weekend...

Downton Abbey Star Wore Meryl Streep's Trousers

Actress Laura Carmichael can boast that she has been in Meryl Streep's pants - she wore the movie superstar's trousers from Out Of Africa in a Downton Abbey farm scene.The British star, who plays Lady...

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