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  1. Golden Globes Reactions: What the Nominees Are Saying

    8:36 am PST 12/12/2013
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    UPDATED: Emma Thompson, Oscar Isaac, Zooey Deschanel and others on their honors, announced Thursday morning. READ MORE

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  2. '12 Years,' 'Breaking Bad' Dominate SAG Award Nominations

    6:18 am PST 12/11/2013
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    UPDATED: The actors in "American Hustle," "August: Osage County," "Dallas Buyers Club" and "Lee Daniels' The Butler" will face off in the top category of best motion picture cast. READ MORE

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  3. Ron Burkle Backs Sally Woodward Gentle U.K. TV Production Banner

    3:57 am PST 12/05/2013
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    The former creative director of the "Downton Abbey" shingle owned by NBCUniversal launches Sid Gentle Films with financial support from Burkle‘s Yucaipa. READ MORE

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  4. Netflix Canada Subcribers Stream 'Downton Abbey' Before U.S. Market

    9:43 am PST 12/02/2013
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    The U.S. video streaming giant's Canadian library deal with NBCUniversal Television includes "Bridesmaids," "Suits," "Bates" and "Friday Night Lights." READ MORE

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  5. RTL's Co-CEO on the Trouble With 'American Idol' and Why She Loves 'Downton Abbey' (Q&A)

    5:00 am PST 11/22/2013
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    Anke Schaferkordt, the 2013 International Emmy honoree, discusses her management style and reveals why she's not really a fan of "Duck Dynasty." READ MORE

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  6. 'Downton Abbey' Wins Gold Panda Award at China's Sichuan TV Fest

    7:49 am PST 11/19/2013
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    China's "Family on the Go" and South Africa's "Hopeville" were also among the 15 honorees from seven countries at the inaugural awards in southwest China. READ MORE

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  7. 'I'm A Celebrity, Get Me Out of Here!' Draws Biggest ITV Audience of Year

    3:28 am PST 11/18/2013
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    The 13th season of the reality TV show, which this year features former "Fresh Prince of Bel-Air" star Alfonso Ribeiro, reached an average of 12 million viewers, the show's best-ever season launch. READ MORE

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  8. 'Despicable Me 2' Expected to Top Christmas Home Entertainment Sales in U.K.

    3:05 am PST 11/15/2013
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    Local industry groups asked the U.K.'s top retail giants to predict what would be this holiday season's Blu-ray and DVD bestsellers. READ MORE

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  9. 'Downton Abbey' Renewed for Season 5

    2:35 pm PST 11/10/2013
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    The period drama, which has yet to see its fourth-run debut stateside, will be back on PBS' "Masterpiece Classics" in America and ITV in the U.K. READ MORE

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  10. 'Downton Abbey' Season 4 Teaser Includes Heavy Flirtation (Video)

    11:34 am PDT 10/31/2013
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    Plugging the PBS premiere, "Masterpiece Classics" rolls out new footage for those who have managed to stay spoiler-free from the British run. READ MORE

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  11. PBS Sets Premiere Date for Benedict Cumberbatch Drama 'Sherlock'

    8:39 am PDT 10/23/2013
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    Public broadcasting execs anticipate "turbo-boosted" third season of the detective show, which will be paired with "Downton Abbey" beginning Sunday, Jan. 19. READ MORE

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  12. BBC to Name Head of VOD Service, Treat It Like Fifth TV Channel

    1:18 pm PDT 10/15/2013
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    Director of television Danny Cohen discusses possible on-demand offers, expected cost cuts and when broadband delivery of content may supersede broadcasting in the U.K. READ MORE

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  13. ITV Continues to Dominate U.K. Sunday Ratings With 'Downton Abbey,' 'X Factor'

    4:58 am PDT 10/14/2013
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    The audience for the costume drama rose over the previous week despite competition from "Homeland" on Channel 4. READ MORE

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  14. 'Romeo & Juliet' Producer Nadja Swarovski Talks Money, Movies, Passion Projects

    1:03 pm PDT 10/13/2013
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    The savvy head of the $3.8 billion international luxury crystal brand can't call all the shots on movies she's financing. Yet. READ MORE

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  15. Julian Fellowes Defends Controversial 'Downton Abbey' Scene

    4:50 pm PDT 10/08/2013
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    The series creator tells the BBC and other British media outlets that the storyline is not gratuitous despite more than 200 complaints. READ MORE

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  16. 'Downton Abbey' Star Joins 'Madame Bovary'

    12:22 pm PDT 09/30/2013
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    Laura Carmichael, who plays Lady Edith, is the latest addition to an all-star cast that includes Paul Giamatti and Mia Wasikowska. READ MORE

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  17. 'Downton Abbey' U.K. Ratings Rise for Second Episode of Season 4

    1:53 am PDT 09/30/2013
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    UPDATED: The costume drama created by Julian Fellowes averaged 9.6 million viewers a week after returning to ITV with 9.5 million. READ MORE

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  18. 'Downton Abbey' Draws Best Ever U.K. Season Premiere Ratings

    1:39 am PDT 09/23/2013
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    UPDATED: The costume drama created by Julian Fellowes returned for its fourth season on Sunday night with an average of 9.5 million viewers. READ MORE

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  19. 'Downton Abbey' Star in Talks to Join Daniel Radcliffe in 'Frankenstein'

    10:30 am PDT 09/11/2013
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    James McAvoy is also starring in 20th Century Fox's retelling of the Mary Shelley classic horror novel. READ MORE

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  20. 'Downton Abbey' Sets U.K. Season-Four Debut

    9:43 am PDT 09/11/2013
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    The fourth season of the costume drama will mark its world premiere on British screens on commercial broadcaster ITV in a slot following the "X Factor U.K." READ MORE

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  21. Still Life: Venice Review

    7:20 am PDT 09/04/2013
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    Eddie Marsan sifts through the lives of Londoners who have died alone in Uberto Pasolini's minor-key drama, which also features "Downton Abbey" regular Joanne Froggatt. READ MORE

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