Downton Abbey

a Carnival/Masterpiece co-production ; produced by Nigel Marchant ; written and created by Julian Fellowes ; directed by Brian Percival, Ben Bolt, Brian Kelly.

Set in an Edwardian country house in 1912, Downton Abbey portrays the lives of the Crawley family and the servants who work for them. In the drawing rooms, library, and beautiful bedrooms, with their tall windows looking across the park, lives the family, but below stairs are other residents, the servants, as fiercely possessive of their ranks as anyone above.


Erica JesonisPosted September 29, 2011

I confess that I'm one of those people that didn't pay enough attention in history class, but I'm making up for it now with the wealth of fantastic historically-themed television available. History and historical fiction fans will want to take note o...

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