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Maggie Smith

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  • 'Scandal' has become must-tweet TV

    ABC's "Scandal" revolves around a beautiful, law-breaking Washington power-fixer with killer instincts and a matching wardrobe. She's madly in love with the very flawed president of the United States, who, among other things, recently murdered a Supreme...
  • 'Downton Abbey' gets Diddy-fueled makeover in Funny or Die spoof

    'Downton Abbey' gets Diddy-fueled makeover in Funny or Die spoof
    Diddy's rather confusing Twitter announcement that he'll be appearing as a series regular on the wildly popular British aristocracy drama "Downton Abbey" has manifested itself as a mediocre Funny or Die video. And aren't we all a little relieved? We'...
  • Saturday's TV Highlights and Weekend Talk: 'Orphan Black'

    Saturday's TV Highlights and Weekend Talk: 'Orphan Black'
    Customized TV Listings are available here: www.latimes.com/tvtimes Click here to download TV listings for the week of June 2 - 8, 2013 in PDF format This week's TV Movies     -------------------- TV HIGHLIGHTS SERIES Orphan Black Sarah...
  • 'Downton Abbey' Season 4 trailer reveals Lady Edith's wild side

    Season 4 of "Downton Abbey" is already well underway in Britain, but until Jan. 5, when the costume drama finally returns to PBS, American fans will have to make do with the new 30-second teaser trailer to get their fix. The operative word here is...
  • An '80s sitcom gets a hilariously naughty spoofing in 'The Facts of Life: The Lost Episode'

    An '80s sitcom gets a hilariously naughty spoofing in 'The Facts of Life: The Lost Episode'
    “The Facts of Life: The Lost Episode” is loud. The randy, rowdy, raunchy show (“play” is much too precious, and “comedy” doesn’t begin to cover it) bangs and booms in the cozy, black-box theater Empire Stage...
  • Emmys 2013: Julian Fellowes of 'Downton Abbey' on season 3, 'Smash'

    Emmys 2013: Julian Fellowes of 'Downton Abbey' on season 3, 'Smash'
    The British are known for maintaining a stiff upper lip, even in moments of triumph, which is why Julian Fellowes was glad to have a friend from Los Angeles with him at lunch when he learned that “Downton Abbey” had been nominated for a...
  • Gold Standard: Early predictions for Emmy Awards

    Gold Standard: Early predictions for Emmy Awards
    Will "Breaking Bad" finally win a series Emmy? Will "Modern Family" ever lose one? Are voters ready to go all in on Kerry Washington and Louis C.K.? We offer some answers and thoughts, but since it's early (very early), these predictions will likely be...
  • Why 'Downton Abbey' drama trumps 'Walking Dead' zombies at Emmys

    Why 'Downton Abbey' drama trumps 'Walking Dead' zombies at Emmys
    Emmy voters can't get enough of "Downton Abbey," having just added another dozen nominations to the tony soap's already towering haul. "The Walking Dead," meanwhile, may be a hit with viewers, but it's dead to the academy, receiving but a single...
  • 'Downton Abbey' Season 4 trailer: Mary chooses life

    'Downton Abbey' Season 4 trailer: Mary chooses life
    The first trailer for Season 4 of "Downton Abbey" hit the internet over the weekend offered a glimpse into how Lady Mary Crawley (Michelle Dockery) is dealing with the loss of her husband, Matthew. "You have a straightforward choice," the Dowager...
  • Review: 'Last Tango in Halifax' on PBS is the fall's best new show

    Review: 'Last Tango in Halifax' on PBS is the fall's best new show
    Oh, to live in a world where "Last Tango in Halifax" becomes as crazy-popular as "Downton Abbey." Both air here on PBS, although "Last Tango" is not under the "Masterpiece" imprint, and both feature British legends (Maggie Smith in "Downton," Derek...
  • Advice for Oscar nominees in a comic PSA: Don't start sobbing! [Video]

    Advice for Oscar nominees in a comic PSA: Don't start sobbing! [Video]
    Piotr Michael has created what he's calling a PSA for Oscar nominees, advising them on award-acceptance behavior. His recommendations: Don't cry. Have some humility. Thank those who worked on the movie -- not "your neighbor, your garbage man, little Fido....