Posts tagged "Hugh Bonneville"

Can You Spot the ‘Downton Abbey’ Promotional Fail?

Downton Abbey has recently released a series of new photos to promote its fifth season. While this is normally a joyous occasion for fans of the period piece, one particular image of Robert Crawley (Hugh Bonneville) and Lady Edith (Laura Carmichael) has gone viral for being an absolute disaster. See…
By: Gabrielle Chung / August 14, 2014

Lord Grantham Gets Roughed Up By George Clooney, Talks About Cousin Matthew

Last week, Hugh Bonneville used a very elegant, very British term to describe his feelings over Dan Stevens' Downton Abbey departure. “I had drinks with him a couple weeks ago," Bonneville told Page Six when asked if he missed Stevens.  "But miss him on the show? I think that’s a bit too maudlin.”…
By: Kelly Lynch / February 10, 2014

George Clooney’s ‘Monuments Men’ Finds Its Art, But Can’t Find Its Voice

There is a good movie somewhere within The Monuments Men and it's despite an impressive cast and a little-known true story from World War II that that movie never comes to fruition. Instead, the audience is left with an odd little film that feels destined to bore middle schoolers as a substitute teacher files her nail…
By: Robert Kessler / February 7, 2014

Why We’re Convinced That Downton Abbey’s Lord Grantham is a Moron

I was talking with a co-worker recently about the dumb things Lord Grantham's done on Downton Abbey.  It all began when we couldn't understand why Robert would want opera singer Dame Nelli Melba to take dinner in her room.  Cripes, just let her eat with you guys and get your money's worth!
By: Kelly Lynch / January 21, 2014

‘Downton’ Scandal: Allen Leech Reveals The Truth About Niall Horan

I don't believe it.  First Thomas The Chauffeur marries and knocks up Lady Sybil.  Now we learn that he sired One Direction's Niall Horan (in the garage, no doubt). "He's my son*," a deadpan Allen Leech told Andy Cohen,  the words rolling off that Irish Catholic tongue His Lordship so secretly detests.
By: Kelly Lynch / December 11, 2013

Lady Mary and Mr. Carson Went to the Ball Tonight

The gang abandoned their upstairs/downstairs mentality for one night in the name of charity.
By: Kelly Lynch / October 24, 2013

Saving Art and Fighting Nazis with ‘Monuments Men’

Our latest World War II caper film is Monuments Men, starring George Clooney, Matt Damon, Cate Blanchett, Bill Murray, Hugh Bonneville, John Goodman, Jean Dujardin and Bob Balaban. It's about a group of men assembled to rescue precious works of art stolen by the Nazis during the…
By: Robert Kessler / October 11, 2013