facebook
twitter
rss
account
search
search
 

Richard E. Grant, Anna Chancellor join 'Downton Abbey' cast

Feb. 14, 2014 at 12:43 PM   |   Comments

1 of 3
| License Photo
NEW YORK, Feb. 14 (UPI) -- Richard E. Grant, Anna Chancellor and Rade Sherbedgia have joined the Season 5 cast of the British costume drama, "Downton Abbey," producers announced.

"We are delighted to welcome these talented actors to the world of 'Downton,'" Gareth Neame, the show's executive producer and managing director of Carnival Films, said in a statement Friday. "The characters they play are set to bring yet more excitement and intrigue to the show."

"We look forward to introducing these new characters to our Masterpiece audience. They will make a wonderful addition to the beloved 'Downton Abbey' ensemble," said Rebecca Eaton, executive producer of PBS' Masterpiece programming banner.

Season 4 of the show is to wrap up its U.S. run Feb. 23.

© 2014 United Press International, Inc. All Rights Reserved. Any reproduction, republication, redistribution and/or modification of any UPI content is expressly prohibited without UPI's prior written consent.
Most Popular
1
Shania Twain announces new album and tour Shania Twain announces new album and tour
2
Kat Von D's tattoo shop, High Voltage, damaged in fire Kat Von D's tattoo shop, High Voltage, damaged in fire
3
Pippa Middleton shares diet and exercise tips Pippa Middleton shares diet and exercise tips
4
James Franco shares cryptic photo with a bloody Megan Fox James Franco shares cryptic photo with a bloody Megan Fox
5
Betty White educates seniors about redeeming unwanted life insurance Betty White educates seniors about redeeming unwanted life insurance
Trending News
Around the Web
x
Feedback