Maggie Smith

'Downton Abbey' Star Drops Biggest Hint Yet That Film Is Already In The Works

The Huffington Post | Caroline Frost | Posted 30.05.2017 | UK Entertainment

There’s long been talk of a film version of ‘Downton Abbey’ coming to our screens, and now one of its stars may have just dropped the biggest hi...

'Downton Abbey' Star Maggie Smith Claims Plans For A Movie Are 'Squeezing It Dry'

The Huffington Post | Caroline Frost | Posted 10.04.2017 | UK Entertainment

‘Downton Abbey: The Movie’ rumours have been swirling for months, but there’s one person who’s adamant she won’t be taking part, and that’...

'Downton' Star Zoe Boyle Shares The 'Terrifying' Moment She Got A Telling Off From Maggie Smith

The Huffington Post | Ashley Percival | Posted 24.02.2017 | UK Entertainment

Dame Maggie Smith has a reputation for being a formidable figure in acting circles, something which ‘Witless’ star Zoe Boyle knows only too well. ...

What's In A Name?

Maggy Whitehouse | Posted 21.07.2017 | UK Lifestyle
Maggy Whitehouse

Getting someone's name right is not rocket science; it just requires a slight amount of observation. Anyone else who has an unusual spelling will know the frustration caused by the folk who simply can't see what's right in front of their face. If I had a pound for every time someone has called me 'Maggie' I'd have holiday home in Tuscany.

Maggie Smith Got The Valentine's Gift Everyone Wanted At The BAFTAs

The Huffington Post UK | Ashley Percival | Posted 15.02.2016 | UK Entertainment

Maggie Smith got the Valentine’s Day gift everyone wanted at the BAFTAs on Sunday (14 February) night. The ‘Downton Abbey’ actress was lucky...

Caroline Frost

Star Admits: 'I Couldn't Have Done What Alan Bennett Did' | Caroline Frost | Posted 11.11.2015 | UK Entertainment

It’s an extraordinary story but strangely true – how writer Alan Bennett came across an eccentric homeless woman living out of her van in his gent...

Maggie Smith Makes A Shocking 'Downton Abbey' Admission

The Huffington Post UK | Ashley Percival | Posted 30.10.2015 | UK Entertainment

Dame Maggie Smith has made a series of surprise admissions about ‘Downton Abbey’, including the revelation that she's glad the series is coming to...

Downton's Dowager Back On Screen As A Young Lady?

The Huffington Post UK | Caro | Posted 05.04.2015 | UK Entertainment

The many fans of 'Downton Abbey', saddened by the fact that the forthcoming sixth series will be the last, may take solace in the fact that this might...

18 Quotes By The Dowager Countess That You Need To Start Using In Your Life

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 11.03.2015 | UK Entertainment

To paraphrase another great wit: rumours of her leaving appear to have been greatly exaggerated. Which is a relief. Because 'Downton Abbey' without...

Caroline Frost

How Dev Patel's Worldview Was Built On His Mother's Job | Caroline Frost | Posted 04.03.2015 | UK Entertainment

Dev Patel calls elderly people “the most valuable members of our society” and wishes we paid more attention to caring for them properly. Read ...

'The Second Best Exotic Marigold Hotel' - The Review

Roger Crow | Posted 02.05.2015 | UK Entertainment
Roger Crow

What happens if you mix classic British sitcom Waiting For God with Slumdog Millionaire? You get a bittersweet comedy with a Bollywood feel, aka The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel.

Is Dame Maggie Leaving 'Downton' This Series?

The Huffington Post UK | Daniel Welsh | Posted 02.03.2015 | UK Entertainment

Dame Maggie Smith has admitted she “doesn’t see how” her character in ‘Downton Abbey’ could carry on past series six. SEE MORE: Which Ch...

Which Character Is The REAL Heart And Soul Of Downton Abbey?

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 20.02.2015 | UK Entertainment

One of 'Downton Abbey's great strength is the mix and interaction of its characters, people from two very different worlds all living together under o...

EXCLUSIVE CLIP: An Emotional Reunion At The Exotic Marigold Hotel

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 30.01.2015 | UK Entertainment

After its blitz at the box office two years ago, fans will be delighted that the guests are checking back in at the Best Exotic Marigold Hotel (or ‘...

Richard Gere Lets Himself Go In New 'Second Best Exotic Marigold' Trailer

The Huffington Post UK | Caroline Frost | Posted 17.12.2014 | UK Entertainment

The first 'Best Exotic Marigold Hotel' film warmed hearts (and many a studio exec's wallet) when it appeared two years ago, bursting onto cinema scree...

'Downton Abbey' Finale - The 10 Questions We Need Answered

The Huffington Post UK | Caroline Frost | Posted 09.11.2014 | UK Entertainment

Here we are again, eight speedy weeks into the autumn schedule, and already it's the end of 'Downton Abbey'... again. Never mind the years rushing by ...

Why Lord and Lady Grantham Should Have Couples Counselling

Michael Kallenbach | Posted 06.12.2014 | UK Entertainment
Michael Kallenbach

Simon Bricker is the curious art historian played by Richard E. Grant, who has featured in the last few episodes of Downton Abbey and is apparently head over heels with Lady Grantham.

DOWNTON ABBEY: First Trailer For Series 5 - And New Romance

The Huffington Post UK | Caroline Frost | Posted 31.08.2014 | UK Entertainment

The much-awaited fifth series of 'Downton Abbey' makes its return to screen on 21 September, and the first full-length trailer reveals fire at the Abb...

Benedict Leads Brits In Emmys Nominations (FULL LIST)

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 25.08.2014 | UK Entertainment

In less than 12 hours, we'll know who's walked off with this year's Emmy Awards - and, for a whole host of British television stars including Benedict...

Will The Dowager Return To 'Downton'?

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 17.01.2013 | UK Entertainment

'Downton Abbey' fans can breath a sigh of relief: Dame Maggie Smith is set to star in the next series, according to reports. TVLine claims the vete...

Why Downton's Creator Isn't Dismayed By THAT Exit

PA | Posted 17.03.2013 | UK Entertainment

Julian Fellowes has revealed that he's not too disappointed about Dan Stevens' exit from 'Downton Abbey' - because it will bring more drama for Lady M...

Who Refused To Watch The Dowager?

WENN | Posted 24.12.2012 | UK Entertainment

Veteran British actor Tom Courtenay deliberately avoided watching Dame Maggie Smith in 'Downton Abbey' before playing her love interest onscreen becau...

'Downton' And 'Homeland' Go Head To Head For Globes Glory

The Huffington Post UK | Sarah Dean | Posted 13.12.2012 | UK Entertainment

Looks like the battle for Sunday night television viewing supremacy just moved to an even bigger stage Stateside for the Golden Globes, with both 'Dow...

WIN FREE Preview Tickets To See 'Quartet'

The Huffington Post UK | HuffPost Staff | Posted 11.02.2013 | UK Entertainment

'Quartet' is the charming directorial debut from Oscar winner Dustin Hoffman. The highly-anticipated British masterpiece comes to UK cinemas on 1 Janu...

Downton's Dame Heart Scare Rumours Denied

PA | Posted 04.11.2012 | UK Entertainment

Downton Abbey star Dame Maggie Smith has dismissed reports she was at the centre of a heart scare. Her spokeswoman said of the award-winning actres...