PBS and MASTERPIECE Facebook Fans Will Unwrap a Holiday Treat on December 26

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PBS announced today that PBS and MASTERPIECE Facebook fans will be able to view the first 10 minutes of Season 3 of the Emmy® and Golden Globe® award-winning drama “Downton Abbey” on Facebook beginning December 26. This sneak peek will be available at www.facebook.com/pbs and www.facebook.com/masterpiecepbs for two weeks before the season premiere on MASTERPIECE on Sunday, January 6, 2013 at 9/8c.

This preview shows the Crawley family at home in the spring of 1920 as preparations are made for the long-awaited wedding of Lady Mary and Matthew Crawley.

For additional information about “Downton Abbey,” please visit www.pbs.org/downton.

"Downton Abbey" is a Carnival/Masterpiece Co-Production.

Contacts: Olivia Wong, WGBH, 617-300-5349, olivia_wong@wgbh.org Kevin Dando, PBS, 703-739-5073, kdando@pbs.org