Before the big Season 4 premiere on January 5, revisit Season 3 of Masterpiece Classic’s Downton Abbey:
Part 1 – Sunday, December 22 at 8pm
Part 2 & 3 – Wednesday, December 25 beginning at 7pm
Part 4 & 5 – Thursday, December 26 beginning at 7pm
Part 6 – Friday, December 27 at 7pm
Part 7 – Conclusion, Sunday, December 29 at 8pm
In Season 3, 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. Shirley MacLaine joins the much-loved cast, which includes Dame Maggie Smith, Elizabeth McGovern, Hugh Bonneville, Dan Stevens, Michelle Dockery, Jim Carter, Penelope Wilton and many others. “No family is ever what it seems from the outside,” observes Smith’s shrewd character.