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VIDEO: The Downton Abbey Cast Gives 10 Reasons to Help the Philippines

Originally posted 02/06/2014 02:00PM



The cast of Downton Abbey is offering an opportunity for fans to meet them in London while also helping the people of the Philippines recover from Typhoon Haiyan.

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Credit: Carnival Film and Television Limited 2013 for Masterpiece
'Better a Broken Heart Than a Broken Neck': 7 Quotes That Defined Sunday's Downton Abbey | Downton Abbey

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'Better a Broken Heart Than a Broken Neck': 7 Quotes That Defined Sunday's Downton Abbey

Originally posted 01/20/2014 12:35PM

There was a pall cast over Downton after the dark events of last week's episode. Fortunately, to lift the spirits, this week brought a trip to London, a surprising and modest proposal, dancing at the Lotus Club and the comeuppance of a certain conniving maid.

Here, in seven quotes, is everything you need to know about Sunday night's episode of Downton Abbey:

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A Very Downton Birthday: An Open Letter to the 50-Year-Old Earl of Grantham

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A Very Downton Birthday: An Open Letter to the 50-Year-Old Earl of Grantham

Originally posted 11/08/2013 10:30AM

Our Dearest Lord Grantham,

How strange, that on this happiest of milestones – the golden celebration of your 50th birthday – we are overcome with Grief! Sadness! Heartache! as we recall your tumultuous 49th year. Even the Dowager agrees with us: you've had a rough go of it. Please, by all means, have one of those newfangled cocktails before you continue reading this entreaty of well-being and support. There, there, our good Lord. There, there.

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What Caused Downton Abbey's Dramatic Plot Turn?

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Downton Abbey's Dramatic Plot Turn: What Caused It?

Originally posted 01/28/2013 01:20PM

How seriously do TV viewers take what happens to the Crawleys and those in their sphere on Downton Abbey?

So seriously that, as the series' creator and writer Julian Fellowes recently admitted to PEOPLE, he even gets yelled at "a bit" by members of the public when something they dislike takes place on the show.

"And they know it all," the Oscar- and Emmy-winner, 63, said about the public's reaction. "They have opinions that are better than mine."

SPOILER ALERT: Details of Sunday's broadcast are about to be revealed.

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