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8 Delicious “Downton Abbey” Season 4 Spoilers To Get You Excited For Its Return

“Downton Abbey” fans, we have more season four spoilers — nothing that will ruin any big surprises for us, just a few bites to whet our appetites for (SIGH) January. Season 4 throws us smack dab into 1922, the roaring ’20s, and the Crawleys are keeping up. Is Edith’s married editor still chasing her? How close do Tom… More »


Cast Member Spills “Downton Abbey” Season 4 Spoilers

Oh happy day! I have more spoilers on Season 4 of “Downton Abbey.” One of the actors in blabbing, God love him. And we even have a tidbit from Julian Fellowes himself. If you’re still stewing over the revelation that O’Brien is leaving, there’s good news. Her replacement sounds like a juicy character, but in a… More »


No, Diddy’s Not Actually Joining The Cast Of “Downton Abbey”

… but he did make this Funny Or Die video about the show’s upcoming first black cast member. I totally called it that Diddy’s tweet last night — “So happy to announce that I’m a series regular on Downton Abbey” — was a joke. [Funny Or Die]
This morning on “The Today Show,” Zoe Saldana… More »


Is This Real Life?! Diddy Announces He Is Joining The Cast Of “Downton Abbey”

Minutes ago Diddy changed his Twitter avatar and background to the “Downton Abbey” logo and tweeted the following mindbogglingly awesome announcement:
“MY BIG NEWS: So happy to announce that Im a series regular on DOWNTON ABBEY-my favorite show+i’ll be debuting a sneak peek tonight 12am PST!”
We have no confirmation whether or not… More »


Jessica Brown Findlay Did Topless Scene Before “Downton Abbey”

Jessica Brown Findlay, AKA Sybil from “Downton Abbey,” had a topless scene in the 2011 film “Albatross.” Further proof Sybil is the best Crawley sister. [Daily Mail UK]
An Italian court overturned the acquittal of Amanda Knox, the American exchange student accused of killing British woman Meredith Kercher. [Guardian UK]
Scientologist Isabella… More »


A “Downton Abbey” Spoiler & Martha Stewart Was A Model

This is a link to a “Downton Abbey” spoiler. I didn’t look at it because I hate spoilers, so I don’t even know what it is. Don’t want to know, but feel free to look if you want to, but please don’t tell me. [Huffington Post]
Gwyneth Paltrow finally admits that she should… More »


Coming Soon: “Downton Abbey”‘s First Black Character

“Downton Abbey” is delving right into 1920s race relations, according to the Sun, and for the first time, the show is casting a black character. In notes to casting agents, producers say Jack Ross will be “a musician at an exclusive club in the ’20s.” Aged 25 to 30, “he’s black and very handsome. A real man… More »


5 Things You Must Know Before Tonight’s “Downton Abbey” Finale

Season 3 of “Downton Abbey” saw the marital union of Lady Mary and cousin Matthew, the near end and recovery of Lord Grantham’s estate, and the shocking death of Lady Sybil.

If the finale is anything like the rest of the episodes that aired this season, it’s sure to rouse a few laughs, gasps, and even… More »


The Muppets Explain Gravity In “Downton Abbey” Spoof

This adorable Muppet take on “Downton Abbey” explains gravity to children and stupid adults. Muppet Dowager Countess and Muppet Carson eventually decide to change the name of “Upside Downton Abbey” to “Rightside Upton Abbey.”  This might be the most spot on Maggie Smith impression we’ve ever seen. [Youtube] … More »


This Week’s Issue Of Downton Glamour!

We here at The Frisky are obsessed with “Downton Abbey,” so much so that we dreamt up an entire faux magazine dedicated to the Crawley clan and their assorted footmen, lady’s maids and butlers. Downton Glamour is our ode to the crazy world that exists inside “Downton Abbey” and the no doubt salacious gossip reads that might… More »


Inside The Real Downton Abbey

Ever wonder about the real story behind “Downton Abbey”‘s majestic house? Us too. It seems that the real life Lady and Lord Grantham are actually known as the Eighth Earl and Lady Carnarvon. They’ve lived in the house for around 20 years, and have restored it to its pre-war heights. And, they just happen to… More »


You Can Watch The Final 3 Episodes Of “Downton Abbey” Early Thanks To iTunes

If you were annoyed at having to wait three months for “Downton Abbey” Season 3 to hit PBS, you’re going to love this news. Apple is set to offer the final three episodes of the season before they air. Could this work for other shows?

The wait was painful but didn’t seem to affect viewership… More »


This Week’s Issue Of “Downton Glamour”!

We here at The Frisky are obsessed with “Downton Abbey,” so much so that we dreamt up an entire faux magazine dedicated to the Crawley clan and their assorted footmen, lady’s maids and butlers. Downton Glamour is our ode to the crazy world that exists inside “Downton Abbey” and the no doubt salacious gossip reads that might… More »


2 Eras, 1 Milestone: “Downton Abbey” Vs. “Girls”

Whether it’s a pastoral manor in Edwardian England or New York City in the 21st century, being a female in one’s early 20s is all about identity. For us ladies, it’s the time when, as Hannah says on “Girls,” most of us are “busy…trying to become who [we are].” Unfortunately, you can’t call a time-out… More »


Show The Dowager Countess How It’s Done

For those of us who were born into the unfortunate circumstance of having to work for a living, weekends are a very important thing for us. They are a time for fun and relaxation, a time to catch up on our favorite TV shows, like “Downton Abbey.” I suppose we’ll have to school the Dowager… More »


New Favorite Tumblr: Edith With Googly Eyes

“Downton Abbey” finally returned to the American airwaves last night (have you checked out all the gossip in the latest issue of Downton Glamour?), and while many DA fans are having mixed feelings about season three, a Tumblr blog called “Edith With Googly Eyes” is getting rave reviews. As a hardcore Edith fan, I felt… More »


This Week’s Issue Of “Downton Glamour”!

We here at The Frisky are obsessed with “Downton Abbey,” so much so that we dreamt up an entire faux magazine dedicated to the Crawley clan and their assorted footmen, lady’s maids and butlers. Downton Glamour is our ode to the crazy world that exists inside “Downton Abbey” and the no doubt salacious gossip reads that might… More »


9 Sex Lessons From “Downton Abbey”

I knew “Downton Abbey” was more than a period soap opera the moment we discovered Thomas was having an affair with the Duke of Crowborough. Scandalous! Of course, it all fell apart when Thomas tried to blackmail the Duke with their love letters. Bad move, Thomas. “Downton Abbey” may take place in the early 1900’s,… More »