Downton Abbey

How to Make Love Like <em>Downton Abbey</em>'s Dowager Countess

How to Make Love Like Downton Abbey's Dowager Countess

Downton Abbey's beloved Lady Violet Grantham on marriage, relationships, and womanhood.
The cast member leaving <em>Downton Abbey</em> next season is...

The cast member leaving Downton Abbey next season is...

Only two weeks ago, Downton Abbey executive producer Rebecca Eaton teased that season three of the wildly popular period drama would feature a character…
See what the <em>Downton Abbey</em> cast would look like if they were dogs

See what the Downton Abbey cast would look like if they were dogs

Suck it, William Wegman! Your dogs are talentless hacks. What, you think you can just slip a blond wig and a pair of pearls on a Weimaraner and…
Egads: Maggie Smith may leave <em>Downton Abbey</em>

Egads: Maggie Smith may leave Downton Abbey

In the "noooooooooo" news item of the day, Maggie Smith has still not signed a new contract for Downton Abbey. Neither have key players…
<em>Downton Abbey</em> creator preparing Titanic miniseries

Downton Abbey creator preparing Titanic miniseries

James Cameron's 1997 Titanic holds proprietary reign over my generation's "memory" of the historical tragedy. So it seems like…
Fix your period-drama withdrawal with these <em>Downton Abbey</em> paper dolls

Fix your period-drama withdrawal with these Downton Abbey paper dolls

It's a sad fact, but we all have to face the fact that the second season of British import Downton Abbey will be over next week. The Christmas…
For all you PBS-lovers out there: <em>Downton Abbey</em> themed valentines

For all you PBS-lovers out there: Downton Abbey themed valentines

As women on both sides of the Atlantic come to terms with the fact that Matthew Crawley probably won't be showing up at our doors with a…
Here are all the historical anachronisms from <em>Downton Abbey</em> in one montage

Here are all the historical anachronisms from Downton Abbey in one montage

If you're a viewer of Downton Abbey — and, really, at this point, how much more do we have to pimp out the amazing BBC series before…
Shirley MacLaine to verbally spar with Maggie Smith on <em>Downton Abbey</em>

Shirley MacLaine to verbally spar with Maggie Smith on Downton Abbey

When it comes to the BBC crossover hit Downton Abbey, there's plenty to admire: the political machinations of both the upstairs and…
A meme reaches its peak: "Shit the Dowager Countess Says"

A meme reaches its peak: "Shit the Dowager Countess Says"

It's been an exciting few weeks for that "Shit ____ Says" meme. It all started in early December with the original "Shit Girls…