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10 Reasons To Be Totally Psyched About 'Sherlock: The Abominable Bride'


Gifting Your Favorite 'Call the Midwife' Character

Nuns and nurses and babies! Who’d’ve thought this Austen, Dickens and Downton Abbey fan would be addicted to a period drama set in the late 1950s, poverty-stricken East End of London? But, I am! 

Talking Downton Abbey Season Six With Jessica Fellowes

Holiday Tea Services in the Pacific Northwest

The holiday season is just around the corner and with it comes peace and joy—but first a whole lot of hustle and bustle. It can be a busy and stressful time for many, so it’s important to take time out to enjoy the simple pleasures. Quite often, that starts with a warm cup of tea and some excellent company.

'I Couldn't Imagine Doing Anything Else': Q&A with Poldark's Ruby Bentall

It’s Not too Late to Catch Up on Indian Summers!

Indian Summers, the stunning new epic drama on Masterpiece, is airing Sunday nights at 9pm this fall on KCTS 9. If you haven’t had a chance to watch the first two episodes, it’s not too late. The KCTS 9 and Masterpiece websites offer everything you’ll need to catch (or feed) the Indian Summers fever. This post is your cheat sheet!

Recipe: The Indian Summer - A British and Indian Gin Fizz

Celebrate the premiere of Masterpiece's latest series, Indian Summers on Sunday, September 27 at 9:00 p.m., with this delicious treat from guest blogger Mohini Patel Glanz who combined British flair with a traditional Indian drink. 


'I Want to Be Challenged Every Day': Q&A with Poldark's Heida Reed

If you watched the BBC show Poldark this year (which aired in the U.S. on PBS), you're not alone; the 2015 remake of the 1970s hit series attracted huge numbers of viewers around the world, all of whom are eagerly awaiting the second season of the show, set to air in 2016.

Arthur & George on MASTERPIECE: The Game is On

Martin Clunes is at it again, this time as the legendary author and Sherlock Holmes creator Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, in  the new MASTERPIECE series, Arthur & George.  Adapted from Julian Barnes’ acclaimed novel of the same name, the three-part series tells the true story of the case that inspired the great author to put down his pen and turn detective. 

Miss Fisher’s Murder Mysteries are Dagger-Sharp

The Season 1 finale of Miss Fisher’s Murder Mysteries, "King Memses' Curse" airs on Thursday, August 20, at 10:30 p.m.

Thankfully, Season 2 is only one moon away with its premiere on Thursday, September 24 at 10:30 p.m. To tide us over until then, we offer two videos, with interviews of the cast and a look at the filming locations in gorgeous Melbourne, Australia. Enjoy!

Cast Interviews