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Downton Abbey

Downton Abbey

Downton Abbey was first beamed into our homes in September 2010, as ITV tried their hand at producing a period drama to rival the BBC. Little did they know the it would become such a hit. Within weeks, it had become clear the British public had fallen in love with the 1912, Highclere Castle-set show, about the lives of the aristocratic Gratham family and their staff, living in their sprawling Yorkshire home. And we weren't the only ones who loved it. Downton soared stateside, too, notching up an array of impressive awards, including a Golden Globe and several BAFTAs, and becoming the most nominated non-US show in Primetime Emmy history. With Downton Abbey season three fast approaching, we're seriously excited about the next instalment of the show. Aren't you?

Downton Abbey

The Downton Abbey Cast Responded To THAT Water Bottle Photo In The Classiest Way

The cast and crew of Downton Abbey came up with the best response to their water bottle blunder....

The Downton Abbey cast film scenes in Buckingham Palace

Downton Abbey Heads To Buckingham Palace For Its Christmas Day Special

The Downton Abbey series 4 Christmas special is upon us... and it's about to go royal (spoilers!)

Joanne Froggatt as Anna Bates in Downton Abbey

Downton Abbey's Joanne Froggatt Defends *That* Shocking Storyline

It's been days since we saw poor Anna Bates get attacked in episode three of Downton Abbey and everyone's STILL talking about it. Here's what Joanne says...


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