Above: The Great War is over and a long-awaited engagement is on, but all is not tranquil at Downton Abbey as wrenching social changes, romantic intrigues, and personal crises grip the majestic English country estate for a third thrilling season. With the return of its all-star cast plus guest star Academy Award®-winner Shirley MacLaine, "Downton Abbey," Season 3 airs over seven Sundays on PBS beginning in January 2013.
Tuesday, September 3, 2013
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In this riveting special, "Downton Abbey Revisited," savor great moments from the series’ first two seasons, along with cast interviews, rare behind-the-scenes footage and a sneak peek at what’s in store for the Crawleys as they enter the Roaring Twenties.
What will become of Bates? What new mischief will villainous footman Thomas and scheming lady’s maid O’Brien instigate? Will wedding bells finally ring?
And how will the formidable Dowager Countess (Dame Maggie Smith) handle the arrival of Lady Grantham’s American mother (Shirley MacLaine)?
"Downton Abbey" Season 4 premieres on MASTERPIECE January 5, 2014 at 9 p.m.!
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Downton Abbey: The Cast on Hopes for Season 4
What might be ahead for some of your favorite Downton Abbey characters in Season 4? The cast offer their surprising thoughts and insights in this exclusive MASTERPIECE video.