RSS feeds allow Web site content to be gathered via feed reader software. Click the subscribe link to obtain the feed URL for this page. The feed will update when new content appears on this page.

Maggie Smith

A collection of news and information related to Maggie Smith published by this site and its partners.

Top Maggie Smith Articles

Displaying items 12-22
  • Respectable revival of 'Earnest' from Chesapeake Shakespeare Company

    Respectable revival of 'Earnest' from Chesapeake Shakespeare Company
    There is just no underestimating the importance of Oscar Wilde. As he might say, modern life would be very tedious if we didn't have his works to savor, and modern theater a complete impossibility — modern television, too, as Julian Fellowes...
  • What next for 'Downton Abbey'?

    What next for 'Downton Abbey'?
    Many of you will not have watched the season finale of "Downton Abbey" that ran on PBS last night, so read no further if you fear spoilers.  My question for those of you who, like me, have watched to end of season five, is this: Where now? The...
  • Maggie Smith hints she may be ready to leave 'Downton Abbey'

    "Downton Abbey" fans, you may want to sit down before reading this: Maggie Smith may be ready to leave the show. In an interview with London's Sunday Times newspaper promoting her new film, "The Second Best Exotic Marigold Hotel," the actress...
  • TCM honors Debbie Reynolds, Rod Taylor

    TCM honors Debbie Reynolds, Rod Taylor
    Turner Classic Movies does the best job of honoring veteran performers, and the invaluable channel continues the trend this month. TCM will salute Debbie Reynolds, who receives the Screen Actors Guild Life Achievement Award later this month, and Rod...
  • 'Birdman,' 'Boyhood' lead SAG nominees

    'Birdman,' 'Boyhood' lead SAG nominees
    Critics' favorites "Boyhood" and "Birdman" are among the top contenders in nominations for the Screen Actors Guild Awards. Ensembles from both films will compete with the casts of "The Theory of Everything," "The Imitation Game" and "The Grand...
  • Super Bowl, Puppy Bowl, Mel Brooks, 'SNL': this weekend

    Super Bowl, Puppy Bowl, Mel Brooks, 'SNL': this weekend
    The year's most-watched telecast tops a weekend filled with comedy from Mel Brooks, Key & Peele, Jimmy Fallon and "Saturday Night Live." The Super Bowl between the New England Patriots and the Seattle Seahawks starts at 6:30 p.m. Sunday on NBC. That...
  • Cowboys send Fox into stratosphere

    Cowboys send Fox into stratosphere
    UPDATED: The Dallas Cowboys scored a big one for Fox Sunday night. The Cowboys' 24-20 victory over the Detroit Lions pulled in 42.3 million viewers in the 7 p.m. hour, according to updated ratings. That hour put Fox ahead of the broadcasting pack. The...
  • 'Downton Abbey': Maggie Smith amazes

    'Downton Abbey': Maggie Smith amazes
    Maggie Smith rules the fifth season of “Downton Abbey,” PBS’ lavish and still-delectable serial. Smith’s majestic yet poignant work as the dowager countess deepens the drama, which returns at 9 p.m. Sunday on PBS. “Love may...
  • Five things to see this weekend

    It's a weekend filled with new episodes, important NFL games and Golden Globes hoopla. Here are programs to keep in mind: 1. The Golden Globes at 8 p.m. Sunday on NBC. You may not want to watch the whole three-hour telecast. But the Amy Poehler-Tina Fey...
  • The waning of 'Downton Abbey'?

    "There's nothing sadder than a washed-up reality star. ... They have two minutes of fame but the problem is the two minutes have redefined their entire lives. ... Now, everyone wants a campaign, a brand of their own ... I think everyone wants to see their...
  • 'Downton Abbey' recap: The Battle of Little Minx

    'Downton Abbey' recap: The Battle of Little Minx
    OK, "Downton Abbey," I think it's time we had a talk.  First, let me say congratulations on your win Sunday at the Screen Actors Guild Awards. No one can argue that the acting on this show isn't top notch, even when the writing isn't, which, well&...