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== <span id="About">[[File:About Downton Abbey section title.png|center|650px|link=Downton Abbey (programme)]]</span> ==
 
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'''''Downton Abbey''''' is a British period drama that won a Golden Globe for best drama mini-series in 2012. It begins in pre World War I England. Each series will span several years, with the second series set to take place during and after World War I, and the third series to take place at the beginning of the 1920s.
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'''''Downton Abbey''''' is a British period drama that won a Golden Globe for best drama mini-series in 2012. It begins in pre-World War I England, right after the sinking of the ''RMS Titanic''.
   
[[Downton Abbey (programme)|Downton Abbey]] details the trials and tribulations of a family of nobility living on an estate called [[Downton Abbey]], run by matriarch [[Violet Crawley]], her son [[Robert Crawley]], and his American wife, [[Cora Crawley|Cora]]. It also follows the lives of the servants on the estate, such as butler [[Charles Carson | Mr. Carson]] and head housekeeper [[Elsie Hughes|Mrs. Hughes]].
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[[Downton Abbey (programme)|Downton Abbey]] details the trials and tribulations of a family of nobility living on an estate called [[Downton Abbey]], run by matriarch [[Violet Crawley]], her son [[Robert Crawley]], and his American wife, [[Cora Crawley|Cora]]. It also follows the lives of the servants on the estate, such as butler [[Charles Carson|Mr Carson]], head housekeeper [[Elsie Hughes|Mrs Hughes]], lady's maid [[Anna Bates|Anna]], and head valet [[John Bates|Mr Bates]].
   
Marriage and inheritance starts as a huge focus on the show, as the [[Series 1|first season]] focuses heavily on Lady [[Mary Crawley]]'s search for a suitable husband and her love for her distant middle-class relative, [[Mathew Crawley]], who also happens to be a likely heir to the Downton Abbey estate and the title of Earl that comes with it. The [[Series 2|second series]] focuses on the events leading through World War I. The [[Series 3|third series]] follows turmoil surrounding the decline in the fortunes of the estate and the changes in the new decade. We also learn more about Cora's side of the family. The f[[Series 4|ourth series]] concerns Lady Mary's attempts to overcome her grief at the death of her [[Matthew Crawley|husband]] at the end of [[Series 3|Series Three]]. It also features the first depiction of a "coming out" at a [[2013 Christmas Special|London Season]], with the debutante in this case being [[Lady Rose|Lady Rose Aldridge]] (née MacClare). [[Series 5|Series Five]] sees marital relations between [[Robert Crawley|Lord]] and [[Cora Crawley|Lady]] Grantham strained by an [[Simon Bricker|art historian]], and [[Charles Blake]] and [[Anthony Gillingham|Lord Gillingham's]] continued pursuits of [[Lady Mary]]. A recurring theme is that of remembrance for the Great War, as shown in [[Series 2|Series Two]].
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Marriage and inheritance starts as a huge focus on the show, as the [[Series 1|first season]] focuses heavily on Lady [[Mary Crawley]]'s search for a suitable husband and her love for her distant middle-class relative, [[Matthew Crawley]], who also happens to be a likely heir to the Downton Abbey estate and the title of Earl that comes with it. The [[Series 2|second series]] focuses on the events leading through the second half of World War I and the close aftermath. The [[Series 3|third series]] follows turmoil surrounding the decline in the fortunes of the estate and the changes in the new decade. The [[Series 4|fourth series]] concerns Lady Mary's attempts to overcome her grief at the death of her [[Matthew Crawley|husband]] at the end of [[Series 3|the third series]]. It also features the first depiction of a "coming out" at a [[2013 Christmas Special|London Season]], with the debutante in this case being [[Rose Aldridge|Lady Rose MacClare]]. The [[Series 5|fifth season]] sees marital relations between [[Robert Crawley|Lord]] and [[Cora Crawley|Lady Grantham]] strained by an [[Simon Bricker|art historian]], and [[Charles Blake]] and [[Anthony Foyle|Lord Gillingham's]] continued pursuits of [[Mary Crawley|Lady Mary]].
   
 
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About Downton Abbey section title

Downton Abbey is a British period drama that won a Golden Globe for best drama mini-series in 2012. It begins in pre-World War I England, right after the sinking of the RMS Titanic.

Downton Abbey details the trials and tribulations of a family of nobility living on an estate called Downton Abbey, run by matriarch Violet Crawley, her son Robert Crawley, and his American wife, Cora. It also follows the lives of the servants on the estate, such as butler Mr Carson, head housekeeper Mrs Hughes, lady's maid Anna, and head valet Mr Bates.

Marriage and inheritance starts as a huge focus on the show, as the first season focuses heavily on Lady Mary Crawley's search for a suitable husband and her love for her distant middle-class relative, Matthew Crawley, who also happens to be a likely heir to the Downton Abbey estate and the title of Earl that comes with it. The second series focuses on the events leading through the second half of World War I and the close aftermath. The third series follows turmoil surrounding the decline in the fortunes of the estate and the changes in the new decade. The fourth series concerns Lady Mary's attempts to overcome her grief at the death of her husband at the end of the third series. It also features the first depiction of a "coming out" at a London Season, with the debutante in this case being Lady Rose MacClare. The fifth season sees marital relations between Lord and Lady Grantham strained by an art historian, and Charles Blake and Lord Gillingham's continued pursuits of Lady Mary.

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After 6 series of the popular series, Downton Abbey is BACK! This time as a film. The film is set to be released on September 13, 2019. All of your favorites are back! The Crawleys, the servants, and even the king and the queen.

The film is set in 1927, when King George V and Queen Mary visit Downton Abbey, causing a stir among the Crawleys and servants alike. Read all about the film here...

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"Oh, all this endless thinking; it's very overrated. I blame the war; before 1914 nobody thought of anything at all."
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