Tea Time Tidbits
As Time Goes By's Joan Sims
Week of August 31, 2015

As Time Goes By's Joan Sims

She became a household name from appearing in a wildly popular film series in the UK.

Last of the Summer Wine's Stephen Lewis: 1926-2015
Week of August 24, 2015

Last of the Summer Wine's Stephen Lewis: 1926-2015

Unlike his character "Smiler," the actor was a high spirited and jovial fellow.

Downton Abbey Films Final Season
Week of August 17, 2015

Downton Abbey Films Final Season

Cast members reveal what they will miss most now that the series has ended production.

Lark Rise to Candleford's Ruby Bentall
WEEK OF AUGUST 10, 2015

Lark Rise to Candleford's Ruby Bentall

This second generation Tea actor follows in her funny mother's footsteps.

Lark Rise to Candleford's Ben Miles
Week of August 3, 2015

Lark Rise to Candleford's Ben Miles

Acting can be a strenuous business-keep some apple juice handy.

Midsomer Murders' Jason Hughes
Week of July 27, 2015

Midsomer Murders' Jason Hughes

He plays a cop on television but could have been hired as an actual one, too.

The Crimson Field and Downton Abbey's Kevin Doyle
Week of July 20, 2015

The Crimson Field and Downton Abbey's Kevin Doyle

There's a major reason why he prefers playing a military leader rather than a butler.

Sherlock's Benedict Cumberbatch
Week of July 13, 2015

Sherlock's Benedict Cumberbatch

A new baby, a new honor, and a new episode of Sherlock.

Lark Rise to Candleford's Peter Wight
Week of July 6, 2015

Lark Rise to Candleford's Peter Wight

His thriving career includes Broadway, the West End and several Oscar-winning films.

The Cafe's Ralf Little
Week of June 29, 2015

The Cafe's Ralf Little

Based on his own life, he co-wrote the show with one of his co-stars.

Damian Lewis: the next 007?
Week of June 22, 2015

Damian Lewis: the next 007?

Will James Bond be the latest power player role for the Wolf Hall star?

Director/Producer Harold Snoad
Week of June 15, 2015

Director/Producer Harold Snoad

How his charm and skills of persuasion gave us Keeping Up Appearances.

Last of the Summer Wine's Jean Alexander
Week of June 8, 2015

Last of the Summer Wine's Jean Alexander

Only three women in Britain were once more popular than she.

Last of the Summer Wine's Juliette Kaplan
Week of June 1, 2015

Last of the Summer Wine's Juliette Kaplan

Now seen on "Corrie," she keeps busy writing and stage acting, too.

Lark Rise to Candleford and Call the Midwife's Linda Bassett
Week of May 25, 2015

Lark Rise to Candleford and Call the Midwife's Linda Bassett

Learn the sweet reason why she's not the only "calendar pin-up" in the family.

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