|McGovern and MacLaine. Rahoul Ghose/PBS|
As one might have expected, Shirley MacLaine stole the show at the Downton Abbey press conference Saturday night at TCA. If anything, the 78-year-old Oscar-winner didn’t speak enough–and skipped the post conference social–but when she did talk she was blog gold.
And I was up for something, and there was this big chocolate cake on the catering table. And whatever I was up for, I lost, and somebody else won. And Maggie said, “You know what you did, dear? You tucked right into that chocolate cake and said, ‘Fuck it. I don’t care if I’m thin ever again.'”
|Michelle Dockery reminded me of a young
Teri Austin from Knots Landing
The ballroom seemed about evenly split between critics who had seen the series and were hooked and reporters who thought it was called Downtown Abbey.
|Bonneville had something to get off his chest|