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Downton Abbey Ending After Season 6

It’s official … Masterpiece’s masterpiece, Downton Abbey, will call it quits after Season 6. PBS announced the news yesterday. Gareth Neame, executive producer of Downton Abbey, said: “Millions of people around the world have followed the journey of the Crawley … Continue reading

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Julie & Julia Pairs Hilarity With History

Julia Child’s magnetic personality is undeniable. Watch one of her past television programs and you’re bound to say, “Now that’s a lady I could have been friends with.” (Plus, good cooks make great friends.) The 2009 comedy-drama Julie & Julia, … Continue reading

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My Night as an Upstairs Guest

Downton Abbey: It’s addictive, charming and … over … for now. As we begin our Downton detox and await Season 6’s 2016 premiere (Maggie Smith’s last season), you may find yourself missing your favorite Sunday night show. We’ll each find … Continue reading

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“Kangaroo Dundee” Packs an Adorable Punch

It’s hard to not love kangaroos, but now that I’ve been introduced to Chris “Brolga” Barnes, the star of Kangaroo Dundee — premiering tomorrow, Sunday, Feb. 8 at 6 p.m. on Wisconsin Public Television — I think it’s safe to say that he’s the … Continue reading

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Two National Programs to Highlight Madison This February

As an editor and publicist here at Wisconsin Public Television, most of my time is spent working on Airwaves, WPT’s program guide, and updating the WPT.org online schedule with the latest programs. I love that I’m lucky enough to know … Continue reading

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