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Maggie Smith

  1. tea!
    Which Tea With The Dames Dame Are You?Are you petty like Maggie Smith or an HBIC like Judi Dench?
  2. movies
    11 Delightful Things We Learned From Tea With the DamesIncluding the fact that Judi Dench takes all the good parts, and that Maggie Smith has yet to watch Downton Abbey.
  3. roll clip!
    Tea With the Dames Clip: Maggie Smith Politely Puts Judi Dench in Her PlaceYour favorite British 80-something puts your other favorite British 80-something in her place.
  4. downton abbey
    My Goodness, the Downton Abbey Movie Is Actually Going to Start FilmingThe film will start shooting this summer.
  5. vulture lists
    The Cast of Downton Abbey’s Most Un-Downton TV RolesJessica Brown Findlay as a prostitute, Michelle Dockery as a con artist, and much more.
  6. last night on late night
    Maggie Smith Went Full Dowager Countess on Ian McKellen at the OscarsSavage.
  7. emmys 2016
    Maggie Smith Would Like to Pick Up Her Emmy“If Mr. Kimmel could please direct me to the lost and found office, I will try and be on the next flight.”
  8. hollywood signs
    Actresses Over 60 Are the New Box-Office PowerhousesMeryl Streep is no longer an outlier defying conventional wisdom about the box-office viability of an actress north of 50; she’s part of a trend.
  9. chat room
    Gareth Neame on Bringing Downton Abbey to an End“The legacy, I hope, will be a show remembered fondly, in the way people talk about I Love Lucy.”
  10. dame smooches
    Leo DiCaprio Scored a Kiss From Maggie SmithNow that’s a proper Valentine’s Day snog.
  11. costume department
    Q&A: Downton’s Costume Designer on the Early Jazz-Age Fashion of Season 4Rose’s debutante dress, Edith’s transformation, and more. 
  12. what is a weekend?
    Maggie Smith Will Return for Downton Season FourGood news (for once).
  13. tv review
    Seitz on Downton Abbey’s Third SeasonIt’s far more than a nighttime soap for Anglophiles.
  14. screening room
    Forgotten Movies That Will Stop Family Feuds Over the HolidaysThese obscure but delightful picks will stop the brawls that break out over finding a film to stream that nobody has seen.
  15. party chat
    Maggie Smith Still Terrifies Best Exotic Marigold Hotel ScreenwriterHe’s got the best Maggie Smith anecdote you’ve heard in a while.
  16. what is a weekend?
    Maggie Smith Goes Dowager Countess on Shirley MacLaine, and It Is Delightful“I’m not like Shirley MacLaine, who probably believes we were past lovers in another life.”
  17. mixed feelings
    Shirley MacLaine on Downton Abbey and Eight Teases for Season 3And the Internet’s limited “tolerance for emotional knowledge.”
  18. trailer mix
    Quartet Trailer: Dustin Hoffman Directs Maggie SmithIt’s like Best Exotic Marigold Hotel 2.
  19. movie review
    Movie Review: Best Exotic Marigold Hotel Is Sweet But Clichéd Maggie Smith saves the day, as usual.
  20. what is a weekend?
    Maggie Smith Isn’t Leaving Downton Just Yet, Says Studio“We never comment on future story lines but it’s not true that she’s leaving.”
  21. the dowager countess
    Maggie Smith May Depart Downton Abbey After Season Three“She is filming until August and then wants to leave, going out on a high.”
  22. disaster preparedness
    Maggie Smith Hasn’t Renewed Her Downton Contract YetFor season four and five.
  23. downton abbey
    Watch ‘Sh*t Dowager Countesses Say’“Mary.” Exactly.
  24. our dreams
    Twelve Guest Stars We Want to See on 30 RockDon’t let Denise Richards and James Marsden have all the fun. Give Drake a chance!
  25. downton abbey
    Catch a Sneak Peek at the Downton Abbey Christmas SpecialSanta Claus stopped by and he dropped off new Downton Abbey.
  26. quotables
    ‘What Is a Weekend?’ and the Best Maggie Smith Quotes From Downton AbbeyA compilation of Maggie Smith’s zingers, for your enjoyment and personal use.
  27. quote machine
    Jamie Foxx Driving Children to Drink, TooPlus: Madonna’s music to improve, finally.