Masterpiece Classic: Downton Abbey Season 3
By DAVID WEINER
January 29, 2013
The surprise PBS hit returns with a third season! The Great War is over and the long-awaited engagement of Lady Mary and Matthew is on, but all is not tranquil at Downton Abbey as wrenching social changes, romantic intrigues, and personal crises grip the majestic English country estate for a third thrilling season. The all-star cast, including Maggie Smith as the Dowager Countess of Grantham, returns and welcomes guest star Shirley MacLaine.