Jul 21, 2014
The Orange County Register
For Academy Award winners, the Oscar now goes to ... TV
Maggie Smith "The Prime of Miss Jean Brodie," 1969 Next month, Matthew McConaughey is likely to become the first person to walk away with a leading actor trophy from the Oscars and Emmys in the same year.
Downton Abbey star Dame Maggie Smith honoured
For TV viewers, the 79-year-old is now inextricably linked with her role as the Countess of Grantham in the ITV period drama, while Harry Potter fans will recognise her as Professor McGonagal.
BWW Reviews: Durang Gets Laughs with Chekhov Themes in VANYA & SONIA...
Maxwell Williams directs a talented ensemble to tell the story of three very different siblings gathering at their home, where quoting Chekhov, throwing coffee cups at the wall and channeling Maggie Smith are not considered strange.