Downton Abbey

Times They Are a Changin’ at Downton Abbey

Downton Abbey returned Sunday night on PBS with the long-awaited U.S. premiere of Season 5. The changing political climate in England had the Crawleys, their lovers, friends and employees on edge in 1924. Additionally, a fire threatened everyone and everything Lord Grantham (Hugh Bonneville) held dear. Jolly good show!

13 Soap Opera Sobbers Who Have Perfected The Oprah Ugly Cry


No. 13: Kelly Monaco, General Hospital


It's a good thing Frank Valentini is excellent at managing General Hospital's budget, otherwise ABC's last remaining soap might have gone broke from buying Kleenex for the character of Sam McCall (Kelly Monaco)! Sam hasn't had many opportunities to turn on the water works lately. She's too busy being happy with Dr. Silas Clay (Michael Easton), but if and when she learns Robin (Kimberly McCullough) is off trying to save Jason, Port Charles, New York will once again be under a flood warning.

 — Regan Cellura