Downton Abbey actress Michelle Dockery has last weekend, the first Variety Icon Award. The award was presented in Cannes, where for the first time, the televisiefestival Canneseries is held.
Michelle, that Lady Mary played in Downton Abbey, wore the price of her parents, with whom they say as a teenager, is already an obsession for television shared. “My mother, father and I were always ready for it. We watched shows like Prime Suspect with the amazing Helen Mirren, Cracker and The Jewel In The Crown. These were programs that made me inspired to the actor’s craft.”
Canneseries the ’televisiezusje ” from the prestigious film festival in the Southern French seaside resort. The event will be held during MIPTV, a business fair for the television.