11:04 AM EDT 03/11/2016
Originally posted 03/06/2016 10:35PM
Life wound up "happy enough," said Lady Violet (Dame Maggie Smith), "which is the English version of a happy ending."
So, goodbye to all that.
Originally posted 03/03/2016 04:45PM
And the fans will be missing the cast's adorable antics almost as much as the show itself.
Originally posted 03/01/2016 10:00AM
Downton Abbey may be coming to a close, but these zingers will live on forever.
Originally posted 02/21/2016 10:20PM
Well, for now, at least.
Spoilers warning: Details about the eighth episode of the final season of Downton Abbey lie ahead.
Originally posted 12/03/2015 04:05PM
After six seasons, 52 episodes and plenty of heartbreak, we're gearing up to bid our final adieu to everyone's favorite aristocrats – and their servants – in an episode that Downton star Michelle Dockery told The Telegraph she "felt sick" shooting.
Luckily for those across the pond, Americans still have a whole season of 1920s-set intrigue to experience.
That being said, proceed through the rest of this article with caution – spoilers ahead!
Originally posted 12/02/2015 09:00AM
"The question remains: What is your future?"
Originally posted 09/10/2015 01:10PM
The hit PBS Masterpiece show debuted 13 stills from season 6 on Thursday that give us a sneak peek into the drama to come, including some new faces, hunting, dancing and plenty of anguished looks.
Originally posted 01/04/2015 03:35PM
No meth labs. No superheroes. No steamy sex scenes. So what exactly is it that's got me – an avowed avoider of most things period, British and cozy – hooked on Downton Abbey?
As Season 5 kicks off (on PBS at 9 p.m. Sunday), I think it's the show's sense of human decency – amid rapidly changing times and trying circumstances – showcasing the Granthams' (and most of their circle's) ability to maintain stiff upper lips along with soft hearts.
Season 5 is a quiet but pleasurable one – nothing truly major happens, and that's just fine. After the devastation of World War I and, closer to home, the sudden death of Lady Mary's husband Matthew Crawley back in Season 3, there's enough tragedy still reverberating. As the characters all consider the next steps in their lives, here are some highlights of the new season (mild spoiler warning):
Originally posted 12/10/2014 03:15PM
[BRIGHTCOVE "20881357" "" "" "auto"] Who knew that Lady Edith Crawley could pound it out?
The Downton Abbey cast stopped by the PEOPLE Now studios on Wednesday just in time to hear that the show had been nominated for two Screen Actors Guild awards.
While Maggie Smith grabbed a nod for outstanding performance by a female actor in a drama series, the cast was also honored with an ensemble nomination.
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