Frantic phone call as family, friends swept
Washington PostFrantic phone call as family, friends swept away by violent Texas floodwatersWashington PostThe McComb's dog Maggie, who was brought along on the trip, was discovered caught in a tree Monday, alive and mostly unhurt. Joe McComb interprets this as a sign that the rest of his family will be found. “Our faith in God is that the others ... “We do ...and more »
Posted on 25 May 2015 | 11:39 pm
Visitors crowd Santa Cruz beaches in
Visitors crowd Santa Cruz beaches in unofficial start to summerSanta Cruz SentinelLess than a mile away, Mike and Maggie Smith sat quietly reading on a West Cliff bench overlooking Monterey Bay as the crowds flowed past. The two were in town from Bishop's Stortford, England, visiting their brother and watching their nephew's ...and more »
Posted on 25 May 2015 | 7:29 pm
More films intended for crowds of elders -
Columbus DispatchMore films intended for crowds of eldersColumbus DispatchJudi Dench is an ever-popular actress; Maggie Smith and Penelope Wilton are fan favorites from Downton Abbey; and the film was released abroad first, allowing it to arrive here as an established hit. The movie also has a secondary romantic storyline ...
Posted on 25 May 2015 | 4:51 am
Adulto mayor: Maggie Smith, la dama del cine
El ComercioAdulto mayor: Maggie Smith, la dama del cine inglésEl ComercioSu voz en la última escena de “El exótico hotel Marigold 2” suena como nuestra conciencia. “No hay mejor momento que el presente”, dice para sus adentros la franca y directa Muriel Donnelly, encarnada por la ganadora de dos premios Óscar Maggie Smith ...
Posted on 22 May 2015 | 11:07 am
Downton Abbey Manor Can Be Yours for $6
TIMEDownton Abbey Manor Can Be Yours for $6 MillionTIMEByfleet Manor is most recognizable as the home of Lady Violet Crawley, who's played by Emmy-winning actress Dame Maggie Smith on the period drama. The countryside home, located in Surrey, just outside of London, is listed for $6 million. Photos of the ...WATCH: How Should 'Downton Abbey' End?AnglopheniaByfleet Manor, The Dowager Countess's Home, from 'Downton Abbey' Is Up for ...Condé Nast TravelerLady Violet's Downton Abbey home up for sale at Dh23 million – in picturesThe Nationalall 11 news articles »
Posted on 13 May 2015 | 10:24 pm
Will Ferrell has a crush on Dame Maggie
When told Helen admitted she had the "biggest crush" on Will, he said: "You know it. You know it, baby. You know what, I'm so flattered by that. I mean, she is our most beloved actress? Actor, period.
Posted on 1 April 2015 | 1:01 am
Will Ferrell admits he has a crush on
Will Ferrell has a crush on Dame Maggie Smith. The 'Anchorman 2' star has admitted is a huge fan of the 80-year-old actress and while he in fact rates Helen Mirren as the most "beloved" actor of our time, the 47-year-old comedian insists he would love to be betrothed to Maggie.
Posted on 31 March 2015 | 12:02 am
Will Ferrell's Maggie Smith crush
Will Ferrell has admitted he wishes he and Dame Maggie Smith were ''betrothed'' but insists Helen Mirren is the most ''beloved'' actor of our time.
Posted on 30 March 2015 | 9:05 am
Will Ferrell: I'm already betrothed to
Anchorman actor Will Ferrell opened up about his love for Downton Abbey actress Dame Maggie Smith during an interview which saw him accompanied by a white cockatoo called Professor Feathers.
Posted on 30 March 2015 | 6:55 am
Maggie Smith lives on a driveway in The Lady
Maggie Smith stars in the adaptation following real events in the '70s and '80s.
Posted on 27 March 2015 | 9:12 am
The Lady In The Van – behind the scenes
Dame Maggie Smith plays Miss Shepherd and Alex Jennings plays Alan Bennett in The Lady In The Van Here’s your chance to take a look behind the scenes of Nicholas Hytner’s The Lady In The Van. The film tells the true story of the relationship between ...
Posted on 28 May 2015 | 7:18 pm
We treat the poor as badly as the Tudors
Bennett was speaking at the Hay literary festival about The Lady In The Van – an adaptation of his hit play about Mary Shepherd, played by Dame Maggie Smith both on stage and in the film. Bennett offered Miss Shepherd a space in his front garden in 1974 ...
Posted on 28 May 2015 | 6:01 pm
Emily Blunt & James McAvoy in Talks for
as Fawn and Maggie Smith (Harry Potter franchise) as Lady Blueberry. McAvoy's upcoming big screen projects include VICTOR FRANKENSTEIN and X-MEN: APOCALYPSE. He recently appeared in THE DISAPPEARANCE OF ELEANOR RIGBY: THEM and X-MEN: DAYS OF FUTURE PAST.
Posted on 28 May 2015 | 1:22 pm
Downton Abbey Dowager Countess house: Owner
The entrepreneur now lives in Byfleet Manor, which is better known as the home of Lady Crawley, the acid-tongued Dowager played by Dame Maggie Smith. Julie, originally from Merthyr Tydfil, bought the historic and unique estate, which predates the Domesday ...
Posted on 27 May 2015 | 10:00 am
Alan Bennett: Basement-digging bankers less
Bennett, whose play The Lady In the Van has just been made into a film starring a Dame Maggie Smith, said the "liberal guilt" of residents in his old Camden road has been replaced by stockbrokers concerned about their house prices. Speaking at Hay Festival ...
Posted on 27 May 2015 | 9:00 am
Maggie Smith: I haven't seen 'Downton'
Millions of people have watched Maggie Smith on "Downton Abbey." But she's not one of them.
Posted on 14 February 2013 | 9:27 am
Review: 'Quartet' has a winning, classy
Dustin Hoffman's directing bow at 75 finds a perfect match in the well-heeled subject of "Quartet," a charming tale of aging musicians whose passion for life continues undiminished in a stately English manor filled with humor, caring and of co
Posted on 8 January 2013 | 6:36 am
Maggie Smith wins best supporting actress
Maggie Smith of "Downton Abbey" wins the Emmy Award for best supporting actress in a drama series.
Posted on 23 September 2012 | 6:19 pm
Correction: TV-Downton Abbey story
In a story July 21 about the PBS drama "Downton Abbey," The Associated Press erroneously reported that Shirley MacLaine's character is named Laura. The character is named Martha.
Posted on 21 July 2012 | 9:06 pm
'Downton' writer: Smith exit would be 'a
Posted on 12 March 2012 | 7:02 am