Hear Phyllis Logan (Hughes), Hugh Bonneville (Lord Grantham), and Rob James-Collier (Thomas) discuss what it was like to film a Downton-inspired charity skit with the one and only, George Clooney! Downton Abbey Season 5 premieres on Sunday, January 4, 2015 at 8pm on MASTERPIECE.
“You go to California and you see all those workers out there. You don’t see a single American, white young man working that field. There is no reason we can’t let the immigrants come and work.” Kian Shafé came to the United States in 1955 on a student visa from Tehran, Iran. The youngest of ...Continue Reading
International superstar Angelina Jolie sits down with Tavis Smiley for a conversation about combining her passion for advocacy with filmmaking in her film, Unbroken, which chronicles the life of an Olympic runner who was taken prisoner by Japanese forces during WWII.
In anticipation of the return of “Downton Abbey” to MASTERPIECE on PBS beginning January 4, 2015, Martha Stewart and her team have created a “Gingerbread Abbey”—a stunning likeness of the Grantham family home made entirely of gingerbread. Go behind the scenes with Martha and “Mrs. Patmore” Lesley Nicol with PBS Food!
What happens when scientists open up nature’s toolbox? In “Making Stuff Wilder,” David Pogue explores bold new innovations inspired by the Earth’s greatest inventor, life itself. From robotic “mules” and “cheetahs” for the military, to fabrics born out of fish slime, host David Pogue travels the globe to find the world’s wildest new inventions and ...Continue Reading
Sacred Journeys: Shikoku VIDEO
Sacred Journeys explores the Japanese island of Shikoku, birthplace of the most revered figure in Japanese Buddhism, the monk and teacher Kobo-Daishi. For hundreds of years, a 750-mile pilgrimage route has circled this mountainous island, connecting 88 separate temples and shrines that claim connection to Daishi, also known as the Great Master.