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  1. NBC Prepping George Washington Drama With Barry Levinson

    4:05 pm 11/14/2012

    Oscar-winning "King's Speech" writer David Seidler will pen the script with Levinson, "Downton Abbey's" Gareth Neame, Jason Sosnoff and "Oz's" Tom Fontana exec producing the drama based on the book by Ron Chernow.Read more

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  2. 'Downton Abbey' Creator Julian Fellowes Mulls Introduction of Ethnic Characters

    6:22 am 11/5/2012

    The Oscar-winning writer is waiting for U.K. network ITV1 to order a fourth season of his hit drama.Read more

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  3. 'Downton Abbey' Season Three Ends on U.K.'s ITV Ends on High, Becomes Show's Highest-Rated Season

    2:14 am 11/5/2012

    The Sunday finale of the costume drama drew a season-high audience, including average viewership of 10.1 million and a peak of 10.7 million.Read more

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  4. 'The Avengers' and 'Game of Thrones' Among HPA Awards Winner

    11:00 pm 11/1/2012

    The Hollywood Post Alliance also honored Ray Dolby with its Charles S. Swartz Award.Read more

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  5. The Heiress: Theater Review

    6:00 pm 11/1/2012

    Jessica Chastain, David Strathairn, Dan Stevens and Judith Ivey star in the Broadway revival of this 1947 play, adapted from the Henry James novel "Washington Square."Read more

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  6. 'Downton Abbey' Creator Julian Fellowes to Host Show on English Mansions for U.K.'s ITV

    5:10 am 11/1/2012

    The "Downton Abbey" creator will front the show being produced by NBCUniversal's Chocolate Media for U.K. commercial broadcaster ITV.Read more

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  7. BBC's 'Strictly Come Dancing' Beats ITV's 'X Factor' in U.K. Sunday Average Ratings

    3:35 am 10/29/2012

    UPDATED: ITV1 drew the night's biggest average audience with "Downton Abbey," and "X Factor" had the highest peak ratings.Read more

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  8. AMC Networks Continues Asia Push With Regional Headquarters, Content Deals

    2:58 am 10/29/2012

    The company's Sundance Channel has acquired local rights to such films as Rolling Stones documentary "Crossfire Hurricane" and such series as "Downton Abbey" and Monk."Read more

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  9. 'Downton Abbey' Season Three U.K. Audience up 3 Percent Including Delayed Viewing

    1:09 am 10/22/2012

    UPDATED: Adding DVR and other viewership over the first seven days to live broadcast ratings boosts the show's audience above the levels recorded last season.Read more

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  10. 'X Factor' Tops Sunday U.K. Ratings After Losing Out to 'Strictly Come Dancing' on Saturday

    2:30 am 10/15/2012


The Simon Cowell show on Sunday night reached as many as 11.7 million viewers, while "Downton Abbey" had a bigger average audience.Read more

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