Winners and losersFrom the small screen to the big. 5 stars who left hit TV shows for the movies.
Downton Abbey’s Dan Stevens (above) – soon to be seen opposite Liam Neeson in A Walk Among The Tombstones – isn’t the first actor to bail on a hit TV show for the movies. Being a success on the small screen is no guarantee for a long and fruitful hollywood career however. Here are five other small screen stars that ditched their hit TV shows for the big screen, with differing results.