Author Archives: David

‘Downton Abbey’ Cast Upstaged by Plastic Bottle

Chances are good that you’ve already seen the image of Lord Grantham and his daughter Lady Edith – then one in which a plastic water bottle shines on the mantel behind them. That image gave many viewers around the world … Continue reading

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Watch All-New ‘Sewing With Nancy’

Last month, we took you behind the scenes of Nancy Zieman Productions to tell you that a new season of Sewing With Nancy was fast approaching. This week, we’re happy to tell you Nancy’s 32nd season is here and begins … Continue reading

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Ken Burns Film ‘The Roosevelts’ Coming in September

When we return to the office Monday, WPT staff will make final edits to the September program guide, which features Ken Burns’ new film on Theodore, Franklin and Eleanor Roosevelt — three members of one of the most prominent families … Continue reading

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Go Behind the Scenes of ‘Masterpiece’

The past few years, the end of summer has brought increased anticipation for Masterpiece Classic “Downton Abbey” — and this summer is no different. Just yesterday, Masterpiece posted this behind-the-scenes photo of the kitchen staff. And, this coming Sunday we all get … Continue reading

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Saying Goodbye to Hercule Poirot

Back in 1989, actor David Suchet took on the career-defining role of Agatha Christie’s Hercule Poirot. Now, after 25 years, the “Poirot” mysteries are coming to their gripping conclusion. The 12th and final season of Masterpiece Mystery! “Poirot” kicked off last … Continue reading

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