(A glimpse of Charles in the trailer for the Downton Abbey Christmas special)
The Downton Abbey Christmas special will be broadcast on ITV1 at 8.45pm on Christmas Day. A trailer for the episode can be viewed on Youtube.
He has completed recording for Mrs Updike, a radio play by Margaret Heffernan (his Twitter, @cedwardsactor).
Earlier this month, Charles attended the 2013 whatsonstage.com awards launch party (wooller.com 1|2).