Downton Abbey is a popular British television series that has been aired on the ITV network since 1994. The show is set in an estate called Downton Abbey, and follows the lives of the cast and staff of the house. The show has received critical acclaim for its unique plotlines and beautiful scenery. The new season of Downton Abbey began airing on February 14th, 2019, and is expected to last for around 8 seasons.
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THE DOWAGER COUNTESS
Violet inherits a villa in the South of France from an acquaintance she hasn’t seen in decades.
LORD & LADY GRANTHAM
Having agreed to a film shoot at Downton, Robert and Cora leave Mary in charge while they and others set sail for the South of France to view the inherited property
Mary is in charge of the film production at Downton, and when the film runs into problems, she and Mrs. Hughes come up with an ingenious idea that just might save the day.
LORD & LADY HEXHAM
Edith and Bertie travel to the South of France, as she has an idea to write an article about how fashionable the region has become as a holiday destination for the rich and famous.
TOM & LUCY BRANSON
Tom marries Miss Lucy Smith, the daughter of Lady Bagshaw. The Dowager’s generous gift to Sybbie, his daughter with Lady Sybil, doesn’t sit comfortably with him.
Mr. Carson travels to the South of France with Lord and Lady Grantham, while Mrs. Hughes stays behind at Downton to assist Mary in managing the film production
JOHN & ANNA BATES
Mr. Bates travels to the South of France with the Lord and Lady Grantham, while Anna stays at Downton to be immersed in the glamour of the film stars working at the house.
Now the butler, Thomas is nonchalant about the movies coming to Downton…until leading man Guy Dexter arrives.
DAISY & ANDY PARKER
Young newlyweds Daisy and Andy, now living with Mr. Mason, set out to fix him up with Mrs. Patmore. Unlike the royal visit, Daisy is beside herself about movie stars being at Downton.