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Downton Abbey, Season 1: Ep. 1

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When the Titanic goes down, Lord Grantham loses his immediate heirs and his daughter Mary loses her fiance, throwing Downton Abbey and its servants into turmoil. The new heir turns out to be Matthew, a lowly lawyer with novel ideas about country life. Starring Hugh Bonneville, Dame Maggie Smith and Elizabeth McGovern.

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Downton Abbey Characters

Downton Abbey Characters

From the socialites to the servants, meet the residents and staff of Downton Abbey and the actors who portr...

Dan Stevens Q

Dan Stevens Q

The upstart heir on his role and the challenges, for the character and actor, of fitting into Downton Abbey.

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Hugh Bonneville Q

The veteran MASTERPIECE actor on being head-of-household in Downton Abbey.

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Locations

Explore Downton Abbey's Highclere Castle and more of MASTERPIECE's most iconic filming locations.

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