Anchored by Mark Rylance's towering central performance, "Wolf Hall" is a very quiet "Masterpiece," visiting the court of King Henry VIII minus the perfume and airbrushing associated with something…
A "Pride and Prejudice" sequel/murder mystery? That alone should be a sufficient come-on to rouse English-lit majors and awaken "Masterpiece" viewers, but "Death Comes to Pemberley" — a two-part…
Impeccably cast, extremely handsome, predictably soapy and a trifle slow moving, it's another first-rate costume drama.
Brit director Jamie Lloyd portrays Cyrano as a swashbuckling military leader with the same lusty appetites as his soldiers.
Returning for an expanded six-episode run, "Masterpiece Classic's" reboot of "Upstairs Downstairs" yields some genuine surprises and a rich historical backdrop, set against the tensions surrounding…
In a highlight of its fall slate, PBS launches its real-life answer to Fox's soapy sing-along series "Glee" on Sept. 9 with "Broadway or Bust," a three-part documentary that charts the ups and downs…
Ralph Lauren has signed on as national corporate sponsor for long-running series "Masterpiece," the showcase for hit drama "Downton Abbey."
Nominees include Steven Moffat, Heidi Thomas, Todd Haynes & Jon Raymond, Peter Gould and Julian Fellowes.
Forty years in and sporting a lineup that includes a revival of the beloved British period drama "Upstairs, Downstairs," it would appear that PBS' venerable anthology series "Masterpiece" keeps on…
Filled with improbabilities and weighed down by stilted, heavy-handed narration.