Blast from the past: Historical dramas

Is it possible George Clooney is just as obsessed with "Downton Abbey" as we are? The actor is going to appear in a special "Downton"-related charity film, although sadly he won't appear in any of the show's actual episodes. Too bad; "Downton" is one of our favorite TV period pieces. Click through the gallery to see more.

Is it possible George Clooney is just as obsessed with "Downton Abbey" as we are? The actor is going to appear in a special "Downton"-related charity film, although sadly he won't appear in any of the show's actual episodes. Too bad; "Downton" is one of our favorite TV period pieces. Click through the gallery to see more.