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It was the water bottle seen around the world: The stray plastic container on the fireplace mantel of a Downton Abbey publicity photo that—unless the upcoming fifth season does an rather massive time jump—has no place in the crunchy-gravel period drama. After plenty of #wH2oops mocking online, the cast of the ITV/PBS Masterpiece series got in on the fun with this tweeted image:

The Downton team are also… Continue reading ‘Downton Abbey’ cast mocks water bottle flub

lady mary anna downton abbey season 4 premiere Downton Abbey Season 4 premiere: Lady Mary is drawn out of her griefThe “Downton Abbey” Season 4 premiere in the U.S. encompasses the first two episodes of the season from the U.K., so we’ll be addressing them each separately here since there was  a lot going on.

Episode One

Upstairs

The first half of the “Downton” premiere is a bit off-putting from the normal tone of the show, but since the entire household is still reeling from

“Downton Abbey” may not start airing its fourth season in the U.S. until January, but in the U.K. Season 4 is almost done with — the only thing left is the two-hour Christmas special. Slight spoilers ahead for the upcoming season, so don’t keep reading if you don’t want to be spoiled.

We’ve already examined the episode description and checked out the pictures released for the yuletide episode (why hello, Paul… Continue reading Watch 'Downton Abbey's' Season 4 Christmas special trailer

The Dowager has some strong words for Mary in this new trailer for season four of Downton Abbey. There are also lots of tears (why so sad, Mr. Bates?) and plenty of smiles, too (looks like Tom Branson’s mood is picking up).

Here’s the latest sneak peek for the new season, which is set to return on PBS Jan. 5.

argo 2013 sag awards SAG Awards 2013 winners list: Argo, Downton Abbey and Jennifer Lawrence win big

At the 2013 Screen Actors Guild Awards, everyone was a winner. The SAG committee doled out the Actor awards throughout the night with care, and there were few overlaps in the nominees beyond both Tina Fey and Alec Baldwin winning for “30 Rock.”

While “Argo” won the award for Best Cast in a Motion Picture, Jennifer Lawrence won Best Actress for “Silver Linings Playbook” and Daniel Day-Lewis… Continue reading SAG Awards 2013 winners list: 'Argo,' 'Downton Abbey' and Jennifer Lawrence win big