Julian Fellowes
Emmys 2014: Julian Fellowes celebrates "Downton Abbey"
Emmys 2014: Julian Fellowes celebrates "Downton Abbey"

For Julian Fellowes, Emmy nomination morning is just any other writing day. As the creator and sole writer on "Downton Abbey," he rarely gets out from behind his desk — even after he’s just handed in the final script for the show’s fifth season. He’s now working on a staged show, to be produced in America, though he can’t reveal any details about it. When reached at his country house in Dorset, in South West England, he was pleased about the show’s 12 nominations this year, if a bit surprised: Fellowes had entirely forgotten the announcements were coming today. “I’d been told — you know, where will you be in case anyone...