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Downton alum Michelle Dockery miscast in TNT crime drama

Dear Lady Mary Crawley, what has happened to you? Youve strayed far from the verdant lawns of Downton Abbey and seem to have taken a job as a waitress in a diner in a former colony called North Carolina. You have forsaken your aristocratic finery for an unbecoming tank top. And you have been reduced...   ...Read More... http://nypost.com/2016/11/07/downton-alum-michelle-dockery-miscast-in-tnt-crime-drama/

'Downton Abbey' Producer Carnival Films Names Joanna Strevens Head of Development

She will report to Gareth Neame, managing director of the company that is part of NBCUniversal International Studios.  ...Read More... http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/thr/television/~3/6M4cjInz1nY/downton-abbey-producer-carnival-films-names-joanna-strevens-head-development-943355

Downton Abbey Star Maggie Smith Throws Shade Back at Jimmy Kimmel After Emmys Jab

Say what you will about Maggie Smith ; she can take a joke. And she can give one too. After serving as the butt of Emmy host Jimmy Kimmels jokes on Sunday night, the Downton Abbey actress shot back at Kimmel on Monday in the classiest but most effective of ways. During Sunday nights Emmys broadcast, after Minnie Driver and Michael Weatherly announced that Smith who was not in attendance at the ceremony had won the award for supporting actress in a drama series, the ABC host snatched the trophy away and declared that the Academy wouldnt be mailing it to the actress.  Read More... http://www.thewrap.com/downton-abbey-star-maggie-smith-throws-shade-back-at-jimmy-kimmel-after-emmys-jab/

Downton Abbey Producer To Adapt Alex Gibney Documentary Zero Days As Drama Series

Alex Gibneys latest documentary Zero Days , which premiered at the Berlin Film Festival in February, is getting a drama series treatmentby Downton Abbey producer Carnival Films, part of NBCUniversal International Studios. Thedramatic thriller, tentatively titled Stuxnet , will be written byStephen Schiff ( The Americans ), with Gibney set to direct as well as produce alongside Marc Shmuger. The first season will be based on Gibneys Zero Days, which Shmuger and Gibney ...Read More... http://deadline.com/2016/09/zero-days-alex-gibney-documentary-drama-series-downton-abbey-producers-1201820177/

Emmys: 'Downton Abbey' Creator on Balancing Comedy With Tragedy, Advice for Host Jimmy Kimmel

With 10 total Emmy nominations, winning the big drama award would be tough but isn't unprecedented, as creator/showrunner Julian Fellowes recalls the highlights of the period series' final season and the most challenging scene to pull off. ...Read More... http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/thr/television/~3/oev-H4yRnjA/emmys-downton-abbey-creator-balancing-919032

Downton Abbeys Anna Robbins On Costuming The Final Season: The Cast Coveted A Few Pieces

When costume designer Anna Mary Scott Robbins was brought onto Downton Abbey in its fifth season, it was, she says, "To really bring it right into the '20s and epitomize that decadejust a new take on things." Robbins is currently enjoying her second Emmy nomone for each year she worked on Downton . By the time Robbins came on board, Downton's popularity had soared into the worldwide stratosphere, with a particularly powerful spotlight on the stunning period wardrobe of ...Read More... http://deadline.com/2016/08/downton-abbey-anna-mary-scott-robbins-kate-middleton-interview-1201804695/

Michelle Dockery Teases Downton Abbey Movie Spinoff: It May Not Be Over Yet

Fans on both sides of the pond were devastated when Downton Abbey came to an end in March. But star Michelle Dockery brought freshhope to viewers still mourning the PBS Masterpiece period drama when she predicted that there may still be a movie spinoff in the future. I think there is potential for a film, the actress who playedLady Mary Crawleytold British newspaper The Telegraph . That is something I would wholeheartedly consider, so we will see. It may not be over yet. ....  Read More... http://www.thewrap.com/michelle-dockery-tease-downton-abbey-movie-spinoff-it-may-not-be-over-yet/

Michelle Dockery Teases Potential Downton Abbey Movie

  We may be getting closer to a Downton Abbey movie. Star Michelle Dockery recently said she'd be on board for a film version of the British drama. "I think there is potential for a film," Dockery told The Telegraph. "That is something I would wholeheartedly consider, so we will see. It may not be over .  Read More... http://www.tvguide.com/news/michelle-dockery-downton-abbey-movie/?rss=breakingnews

Downton Abbey's Michelle Dockery Joins Netflix Miniseries Godless

NetflixsGodless just acquired a goddess of British period drama. Downton AbbeysMichelle Dockery will play the female lead in the streaming video sites upcoming miniseries, our sister site Variety reports. The 1880s-set Western drama follows a dangerous outlaw Frank (played by The Newsrooms Jeff Daniels)who will stop at nothing to hunt down his partner-turned-mortal enemy Roy [] http://tvline.com/2016/07/25/michelle-dockery-godless-cast-netflix/

More Downton Abbey Movie Buzz As Final Season Scores 10 Emmy Nominations

The Television Academy today seemed to join the chorus of voices calling for a Downton Abbey movie, as the PBS/Masterpiece show clocked 10 nominations for its final season, bringing it to a total 69 for its six-season run. The show will compete in the Outstanding Drama category, with further nominations for Julian Fellowes as a writer and Maggie Smiths inimitable supporting role as the Dowager Duchess, Lady Violet. Michael Engler is nominated for directing the season.   Read More... http://deadline.com/2016/07/downton-abbey-movie-buzz-10-emmy-nominations-1201786572/
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