Doctor Thorne Julian Fellowes loves a good thwarted romance, especially one involving money and class. So it's no surprise that the Downton Abbey creator is also a fan of Anthony Trollope, whose 1858 novel Doctor Thorne Fellowes recently adapted, in four parts, for Amazon's streaming service.
Feed the Beast. Hard-luck Tommy (David Schwimmer, Friends, American Crime Story) teams up with bad-news Dion (Jim Sturgess, One Day) to open a high-end restaurant in their native Bronx in a food-infused drama in which every course brings its central chara
Rebellion. The story of the 1916 Easter Rising in Ireland is told through the stories of three fictional women. Filmed on location in Dublin, it's soapier than it needs to be, but the history's there, too. 8 p.m. Sunday, 9 p.m. Monday and Tuesday, SundanceTV.
Ellen Gray is the television critic for the Daily News and the Inquirer, and has written about TV since 1994. Her mind will go blank if you ask her to name her favorite show, because she has so many, but she would love to hear about yours.
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