Martin Clunes ready for eighth season of British series 

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Eighth Season for Doc Marten

Martin Clunes enjoys the challenge that Dr. Martin Ellingham brings to him in the series “Doc Martin.”

In fact, he’s enjoying the journey.

“I really love him,” he says in a recent interview from England. “What I love about the character is that there isn’t a pre-existing text or strict parameters. We don’t want to change him. At the same time, it’s good fun to throw him around.” Continue reading

Downton Abbey is coming back to our screens 

IT WAS television gold, and now Downton Abbey the movie is in the works.Original cast members, including Michelle Dockerty and Joanne Froggatt, will return for the film.Producers have said that all the original principle cast will come back for the production, set to start filming this year.

Taking to social media site Instagram, Dockerty, who played Lady Mary Crawley, wrote: “The secret’s out.. thrilled to announce that Downton Abbey is coming to the big screen.”

Froggatt, who played lady’s maid Anna Bates added: “Delighted to announce we’re getting the band back together.” Downton’s creator Julian Fellowes wrote the screenplay for the new film and will co-produce. Downton Abbey followed the lives of the aristocratic Crawley family and the servants who worked for them at the start of the 20th century [ . . . ]

Continue at THE SCOTSMAN: Downton Abbey is coming back to our screens – The Scotsman

Vanessa Kirby says playing Princess Margaret was ‘enough’ after Bafta win 

“I just felt like the luckiest person in the world to play somebody that was so colourful and vivid and brave and strong”

Actress Vanessa Kirby says the chance to get to know the character of Princess Margaret was “enough” of an honour after she won a Bafta award for her portrayal of the royal.

In May Kirby, 30, received the Bafta TV award for best supporting actress for her performances as the Queen’s sister in Netflix series The Crown.Kirby won the category after being selected by the judges over fellow actors Anna Friel, Julie Hesmondhalgh and Liv Hill [ . . . ]

Source: Vanessa Kirby says playing Princess Margaret was ‘enough’ after Bafta win | Irish Examiner

MASTERPIECE Podcast: Nicola Walker

Nicola Walker leads the crime-fighting duo on the new MASTERPIECE Mystery! drama, Unforgotten. But the series’ complicated cold-case investigations surprise even her as they unfold week after week. Walker shares stories of Four Weddings and a Funeral, Broadway and why she could never be counted on to keep a criminal secret.

Source: MASTERPIECE | MASTERPIECE Studio Podcast: Nicola Walker