Downton Abbey

Is Belgravia the new Downton Abbey?
Tamsin Greig and Alice Eve as mother and daughter in Belgravia.
In Depth

Is Belgravia the new Downton Abbey?

Julian Fellowes has adapted his epic 19th-century novel for Sunday night television
10 Mar 2020
The real Downton Abbey: inside Highclere Castle
Downton Abbey was filmed at Highclere Castle
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The real Downton Abbey: inside Highclere Castle

As the feature film of the ITV drama receives praise from critics, here’s a look at its most iconic filming location
10 Sep 2019
Would a Downton Abbey film see Dowager Countess killed off?
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Would a Downton Abbey film see Dowager Countess killed off?

Dame Maggie Smith predicts her character will 'croak it' at the start of any future Downton movie
11 Apr 2017
Christmas TV guide 2016: 21 best shows and films to watch
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Christmas TV guide 2016: 21 best shows and films to watch

Welcome Doctor Who, the Bronte Sisters, Sherlock, 007 and Roald Dahl into your living room
26 Dec 2016
Emmy Awards 2016: Game of Thrones in record-breaking triumph
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Emmy Awards 2016: Game of Thrones in record-breaking triumph

HBO's fantasy drama breaks record as its stars promise fans a 'crazy, unbelievable' series seven is on its way
19 Sep 2016
Doctor Thorne: more thrilling than Downton Abbey?
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In Review

Doctor Thorne: more thrilling than Downton Abbey?

Familiar themes feature in Julian Fellowes's adaptation of the Anthony Trollope classic
7 Mar 2016
Jericho: Downton Abbey meets Deadwood in ITV drama
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In Review

Jericho: Downton Abbey meets Deadwood in ITV drama

New series set in 1870s Yorkshire is a gripping tale of frontier life in Britain's industrial age
15 Jan 2016

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Downton Abbey Christmas Special trailer: a happy ending?
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Downton Abbey Christmas Special trailer: a happy ending?

Trailer reveals tear-jerker episode of joy and heartbreak - but will Edith find love at last?
3 Dec 2015
Pride and Prejudice and Zombies trailer gets thumbs up
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In Review

Pride and Prejudice and Zombies trailer gets thumbs up

Horror fans and feminists look set to enjoy film about 'badass women demolishing zombies'
23 Oct 2015
Five ways Britain may be turning into Downton Abbey
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Five ways Britain may be turning into Downton Abbey

Social mobility has flat-lined, the rich are getting richer and class prejudice is on the rise. Are we living in Downton Abbey?
9 Sep 2014
Downton Abbey's bottle and five other on-screen bloopers
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Downton Abbey's bottle and five other on-screen bloopers

Plastic bottle gaffe In Downton Abbey press shot adds to a long list of anachronisms in movies and TV
15 Aug 2014
DOWNTON: Lord Grantham takes on the Labour party
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DOWNTON: Lord Grantham takes on the Labour party

The rise of Labour threatens the upstairs way of life at Downton Abbey – but is the latest plot pure history or a bit of political spin?
15 Aug 2014
24 first episode: should Jack Bauer have come to London?
24 star Kiefer Sutherland
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24 first episode: should Jack Bauer have come to London?

With EastEnders-style landlords, ploddy police and Downton villains, has 24 fallen into the cliche trap?
7 May 2014
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