‘Victoria on Masterpiece’ Season 3 Premieres Jan. 13

Posted by on January 5, 2019 at 9:30 am

The third season of Victoria on Masterpiece premieres on Sunday, Jan. 13, at 8 p.m. This will not only be the U.S. premiere, it’ll also be the world premiere because the episodes will air here in the U.S. before they are shown in the United Kingdom. It’s 1848 when the story picks up. Queen Victoria […]

‘Arthur & George,’ New Twist in Sherlock Canon, Starts Sunday, Sept. 6

Posted by on September 4, 2015 at 3:29 pm

NPT and PBS have a special treat for Sherlock Holmes fans this month: Arthur & George, a new, three-part drama based on Julian Barnes’ acclaimed 2005 novel of the same name. The series airs Sundays at 7 p.m., Sept. 6 through 20, and stars Martin Clunes (Doc Martin) as Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, the creator […]

Celebrate The Season with a Downton Abbey Affair at Cheekwood

Posted by on January 23, 2013 at 11:30 am

What better way to celebrate the conclusion of Season Three than with a roaring 20s Party at Cheekwood! Join us on Saturday, March 2, from 7 – 11p.m. to enjoy period food, drinks and music in the Mansion. Downton Formal attire or Black Tie encouraged. Tickets are $250 per person ($175 is Tax Deductible) and […]

Sherlock Gets a Contemporary Makeover (and Eight Others We Think Could Use One)

Posted by on October 16, 2010 at 8:41 am

By Erin McInnis and Joe Pagetta Picture the scene. We’re in London where there has been a rash of seemingly identical suicides. Or has there?  Wanting to reassure the community, Inspector Lestrade holds a press conference to release a statement and answer questions from the media. In true Holmes fashion, Sherlock e-blasts his opinion via […]

Sense and Sensibility: A Masterpiece on Masterpiece

Posted by on March 28, 2008 at 2:29 pm
Sense and Sensibility

Ok, so I’ve referenced a USA Today article two days in a row, but how could I not when Robert Bianco says of this Sunday’s “Sense and Sensibility,” “how sensible of Masterpiece to save the best for last” and “… by far the most enjoyable” of Andrew Davies’ four new adaptations in PBS’ “The Complete […]