Guest Picks: Dan Stevens

Dan Stevens plays Matthew Crawley on the hit series "Downton Abbey," on PBS's Masterpiece Classic. Although he didn't join us for our conversation about season 2 of the series, he shared what he's been reading and watching recently -- as well as his love of Indian food!

What have you read or seen lately (book, play, film, etc.) that moved or surprised you?

          The Artist – beautiful, simple film: revolutionary in its retrospective exploration of everything cinema was and can be.


What are you listening to right now?

         Freddie Stevenson’s new album, “The City is King.”


What’s the last great book you read?

            Patti Smith’s ‘Just Kids’ – a love letter to my favorite city in the world.


What’s one thing you’re a fan of that people might not expect?

             The film ‘Outbreak’ – I love disaster movies and this is a classic!


What’s your favorite comfort food?      

             Indian – every time.