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Beyond “Downtown Abbey”, Stars Find Success

Rosemary Jean-Louis - Tuesday, December 23, 2014 - 2:07pm

Life has been good to the actors who have passed through “Downton Abbey’s” doors. Some remain on the estate while others have moved onto major film and television projects. What is clear is that a trip to the Abbey can...

VIDEO: "Downton Abbey" Text Santa Spoof Stars Clooney As Lord Hollywood

Rosemary Jean-Louis - Sunday, December 21, 2014 - 9:51pm

George Clooney has replaced the Earl of Grantham as Lord Hollywood on “Downton Abbey.” Don’t get too excited just yet. It was all in good fun, part of the Text Santa charity skit that aired over the weekend during...

Jessica Fellowes Returns To Atlanta, Sea Island, Plus Downton Stars In Georgia

Rachel Buchman - Friday, December 19, 2014 - 4:10pm

Jessica Fellowes, the niece of “Downton Abbey creator and writer Julian Fellowes, returns to Georgia in early 2015. You may remember January 2014 Jessica Fellowes and Allen Leech (Branson) attended the “...

Visit Highclere Castle Through The Downton Abbey Sweepstakes

Rosemary Jean-Louis - Thursday, December 18, 2014 - 1:12pm

Highclere Castle is modeled after the British parliament building. “Downton Abbey” historical advisor, Alastair Bruce, shared this little known fact with us when he was our guest at the gala premiere for season five at...

PHOTOS: Downton Abbey "Oracle" Alastair Bruce Delights At Premiere Gala

Rosemary Jean-Louis - Tuesday, December 16, 2014 - 9:49am

Alastair Bruce, the historical advisor for "Downton Abbey", dubbed "The Oracle" for his precision, headlined what turned out to be the most extravagant premiere gala Georgia Public Broadcasting has thrown for the show's...

Giving The Gift Of Downton

Rachel Buchman - Wednesday, December 10, 2014 - 12:56pm

With holiday shopping in full swing, you may be wondering what to get for your favorite Downton Abbey fan. There’s lots of amazing gift options inspired by the Crawley family and servants!Here’s your GPB...

Watch Live: Downton Abbey Cast Give Q&A At 8:30 p.m. Tuesday

Rosemary Jean-Louis - Tuesday, December 9, 2014 - 6:00am

What do the "Downton Abbey" cast look like without make-up on? What’s going on between Lady Mary and Lord Tony in season 5? Who started that terrible fire that is featured at the end of one of the...

About That Downton Abbey Dowager Countess Cake

Rosemary Jean-Louis - Monday, December 8, 2014 - 4:08pm

If you happened to attend the "Downton Abbey" season five premiere party at the Fox Theatre last week, you may have noticed a special cake that bore a striking resemblance to Lady Violet, the Dowager Countess...

VIDEO: George Clooney Does Cameo On Downton Abbey Special

Rosemary Jean-Louis - Wednesday, December 3, 2014 - 3:11pm

Back in September, I mentioned that I learned that George Clooney would be appearing on “Downton Abbey” in a special charity skit for the charity  event #TextSanta.While the entire skit hasn’t...

Help Me Interview Downton Abbey Historical Advisor Alastair Bruce

Rosemary Jean-Louis - Monday, December 1, 2014 - 12:07am

If you had the chance to interview Alastair Bruce, the historical advisor for "Downton Abbey", what would you ask him? I would like to give you that chance. Bruce is coming to Atlanta on Thursday for GPB’s season...

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