Julian Fellowes' first TV drama since Downton Abbey is an adaptation of 'Doctor Thorne', Anthony Trollope's 1858 tale of romantic intrigue. He tells Gerard Gilbert why this 'populist but patronised' author has a particular resonance for him
Queen Victoria 'was once young, vivacious and mischievous, a fun, excitable, character who led the most extraordinary romantic life'
Berry fashion watchers would have been disappointed early on to see her in the sloany-women-of-a-certain-age's uniform of choice: a shirt tucked into belted jeans
No major programme passed the seven million viewer mark this year for the first time
"If I'd have said 'We haven't got Maggie', it would have been a shadow of itself."
'With any luck, they’ll be happy enough, which is the English version of a happy ending'
The stars took part in a sketch for ITV's annual Text Santa fundraiser.
Eddie Redmayne, Alicia Vikander, Cate Blanchett and Leonardo DiCaprio are all nominated for acting gongs
Matilda Battersby took off for a suite dedicated to a pioneering aviator
The governing Partido Popular is worried that automatically translating English language television shows and films into Spanish is leaving the country’s linguistic skills behind those of other European nations
The Only Way is Essex's scripted reality set-up has proved a satellite ratings hit in China
From Miss Jean Brodie to the Lady in the Van, Smith excels at playing women who want to get their own way
Dame Maggie Smith has admitted to never having watched an episode of the insanely successful show – you can see why
*Minor spoilers within * A happy ending is in sight despite plenty of complications
Dame Maggie, the dowager of discretion