Twitter Event: Season 3
Winner of nine Emmy awards, Downton Abbey resumes for a third season as wrenching social changes, romantic intrigues, and personal crises grip the majestic English country estate. The international hit is written by Julian Fellowes and features an all-star cast including Dame Maggie Smith, Elizabeth McGovern, and Hugh Bonneville, plus a new guest star, Academy Award-winner Shirley MacLaine!
MASTERPIECE celebrates the return of Downton Abbey with live Twitter events during the national broadcast premiere of each new episode of Downton Abbey Season 3.
You’re welcomed whenever you’re watching, but during 9-10pm Eastern time, PBS and MASTERPIECE insiders - as well as moderators from Austenprose, The Daily Beast, Tom and Lorenzo and Vulture - will be tweeting too.
Tag your posts with the hashtag #DowntonPBS then follow along using your own favorite aggregator.
WHAT: PBS and MASTERPIECE are hosting a live Twitter discussion (#DowntonPBS)
WHEN: Sundays, January 6- February 17, 2013, during the national broadcast of each part. (Our final Downton Abbey event is Sunday, Feb. 17, 2013.)
WHERE: The Twitterverse! (Use hashtag #DowntonPBS).
TOPICS: Downton Abbey, fashion, MASTERPIECE Classic
WHO: @pbs; @masterpiecepbs; Laurel Ann Nattress(@Austenprose) of Austenprose; Jace Lacob(@televisionary) of The Daily Beast; Tom and Lorenzo (@tomandlorenzo); and Vulture (@vulture) – and YOU!
RSVP: Please follow and be followed (on Twitter, of course!) by other #DowntonPBStweeters