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Jamie Lee Curtis wants Downton Abbey role

Scream Queen Jamie Lee Curtis has revealed she would love to appear on Julian Fellowes’ period drama Downton Abbey. The actress is probably best known for her role of Laurie Strode in the Halloween series of films – a role which won her the “Scream Queen” nick-name. Jamie Lee Curtis is the latest American to reveal that they are a huge fan of ITV/PBS period drama Downton Abbey which stars

Gillian Anderson turned down Downton Abbey role

X Files actress Gillian Anderson has revealed she turned down a role on Julian Fellowes hit period drama Downton Abbey. During an interview with TV Guide magazine Anderson revealed that she had been offered a role on ITV’s Downton Abbey but turned it down. Anderson was being interviewed about her role of Miss Havisham in Great Expectations which aired in the UK on BBC One over Christmas and was a