Downton Abbey’s Ed Speleers (Jimmy) on the choreography of serving food as a footman, in this exclusive scene from The Manners of Downton Abbey, airing Sunday, Jan. 4, 2015, after Downton Abbey. #DowntonPBS
Cartoonist Robert Ripley gets a contract with Hearst for $100,000 a year, increasing his income ten fold, and calling for one cartoon per day year-round. “Believe It or Not” enters the American lexicon. American Experience – Ripley: Believe It or Not
Enter the world of Edwardian manners with Alastair Bruce, historical advisor to “Downton Abbey.” Bruce and the series’ leading cast members explain how they re-create the authentic etiquette of aristocrats and servants. See the special documentary, The Manners of Downton Abbey, on KCPT immediately following ‘Manor of Speaking.’
Take a look at what's in store this winter on KCPT.
Downton Abbey: Season 5 VIDEO
This Emmy® and Golden Globe® award-winning hit drama returns for a fifth season of intimately interlaced stories centered on an English country estate — an entertaining formula that has made “Downton Abbey” the highest-rated drama in PBS history. The acclaimed ensemble cast is joined by guest stars Harriet Walter as Lady Shackleton and Peter Egan ...Continue Reading
Join Dana Wright of KMBZ 98.1 FM, Steve Kraske of KCUR, Eric Wesson of The Call and Dave Helling of the Kansas City Star along with KCPT’s Nick Haines for a look back —quiz show style— at the most important issues and the newsmakers of 2014.