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London: Catholic actors Christmas celebration at Allen Hall

Janie Dee

Catholic actors from stage and screen gathered at Allen Hall in Chelsea on Friday night for their annual Christmas dinner and party.   At the top table of the Catholic Association of Performing Arts (CaAPA) celebration,  there was the award winning actress Janie Dee, who will be playing next March with Angela Landsbury in Noel Coward's Blyth Spirit in the West End;   Frank Finlay...

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Downton Abbey creator takes leading role

Scene from Downton Abbey

Oscar-winning screenwriter Julian Fellowes has become Vice President of the Catholic Association of Performing Arts. The announcement was made during a special centenary dinner at Alan Hall in Chelsea.

During the evening, Lord Fellowes said that Catholicism would be entering the storyline of his popular ITV series Downton Abbey at some point in the near future. When questioned a...

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