Downton Abbey

How I Cut the Chord and Learned to Wait for TV

Paul Barter | Posted 02.21.2014 | Canada Business
Paul Barter

Basically the cord cutting decision comes down to how much you value brand new content or the social component of watching and discussing that new content with friends. The last episode of Breaking Bad was admittedly the big media event of last year. I'm patient. I'll keep the cash and wait.

Julian Fellowes' BIG 'Downton' Message

HuffPost Canada TV | Nelson Branco | Posted 02.03.2014 | Canada TV

** WARNING: SPOILERS ** How do you reinvent a 1920s period drama? That was the challenge "Downton Abbey" creator Julian Fellowes faced at the en...

Are You All Ready For 'Downton Abbey' Season 4?

HuffPost Canada TV | Chris Jancelewicz | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada TV

** Warning: Spoilers Ahead! ** Winter is settling in across the country, and all we're craving is a nice warm fire to sit by. That, and another sea...

'Downton Abbey' (And More!) Coming To Netflix Canada

HuffPost Canada TV | Chris Jancelewicz | Posted 11.29.2013 | Canada TV

Now you can walk the halls of Downton Abbey from the comfort of your own couch -- or wherever you are, as long as you subscribe to Netflix Canada. ...

Good News For 'Downton Abbey' Fans

AFP | Relaxnews | Posted 09.23.2013 | Canada Travel

(Relaxnews) - Fans of the British TV series "Downton Abbey" are being offered the chance to wander the saloon, state rooms and bedrooms where the show...

'Downton Abbey' Star's New Look

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 06.11.2013 | Canada Style

It seems that leaving "Downton Abbey" has made Dan Stevens almost unrecognizable. The Brit actor, who played uppercrust Matthew Crawley in the hit...

Tips for Wearing Vintage Clothing

Natasha Koifman | Posted 07.08.2013 | Canada Living
Natasha Koifman

It's remarkable to see the impact The Great Gatsby has had on designers in recent seasons -- it started even when the movie was just announced. While current designers and collections offer many options for those of us enchanted with these styles, we can also go right to the source. Here are some more tips for shopping vintage.

Dress Like You're On 'Downton Abbey'

The Huffington Post Canada | Chloe Tejada | Posted 05.01.2013 | Canada Style

Do you covet Mary Crawley's white lace blouses and sheer '20s flapper dresses? Or are you more of a Lady Edith, favouring high-necked prim and proper ...

SavvyMom Roundup: Margaret Thatcher According to Russell Brand, and more

Minnow Hamilton | Posted 06.11.2013 | Canada Living
Minnow Hamilton

Hockey Parents, judging parents, Downton Abbey withdrawal, energy shots and Margaret Thatcher all caught my attention this week. 1. This is a classi...

Why You Should Be Watching 'Bomb Girls'

D.K. Latta | Posted 06.01.2013 | Canada TV
D.K. Latta

Part of the strength of it is the fact that it seems un-selfconscious and unapologetic about its Canadian setting. It isn't like the writers are struggling to cram in some awkward Canadianism just to say they could...but because they're trying to be true to these characters and their world.

'Downtown Abbey' Season 3: It's Not Too Late To Get Started

HuffPost Canada TV | Chris Jancelewicz | Posted 02.07.2013 | Canada TV

Are you constantly hearing about the British TV drama "Downton Abbey"? Are all your friends talking about it and you have no idea what they're referri...

Darkness at Downton: 'Downton Abbey' Season 3, Episode 5

Beverly Akerman | Posted 04.07.2013 | Canada
Beverly Akerman

When Isobel suggests a luncheon for the Downton "girls," the stage is set for the confrontation: between the men and the women, between creaky notions of propriety and the ancient concepts of mercy, made modern in the guise of rehabilitation. Thank God, mercy wins.

Before Downton, There Was Derbyshire

Shachi Kurl | Posted 03.30.2013 | Canada British Columbia
Shachi Kurl

This day, this week, marks 200 years since readers first clapped eyes on what was to become one of the most memorable first lines in English literature: "It is a truth universally acknowledged, that a single man in possession of a good fortune must be in want of a wife."