Actress Alex Kingston is to join the cast of Upstairs Downstairs when the BBC costume drama returns next year.
The former ER star, recently seen in the BBC’s Doctor Who, will play Blanche Mottershead, the younger sister of Dame Eileen Atkins’ character Lady Holland.
“I simply couldn’t resist the opportunity to get inside the iconic 165 Eaton Place,” said Kingston, 48.
BBC News, September 25, 2011. More here.
How did I miss that?
It makes perfect sense when you think about it.
I mean, would you want to remember the day that you tried to kill the man you love?
Mrs. Robinson + “Hello Benjamin” = The Graduate:
SO MUCH TIMELINE CONFUSION: how old was the doctor when he introduced her as Mrs Robinson vs. Let’s Kill Hitler.