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This Emmy® and Golden Globe® award-winning hit drama returns for a fifth season of intimately interlaced stories centered on an English country estate — an entertaining formula that has made DOWNTON ABBEY the highest-rated drama in PBS history. The acclaimed ensemble cast is joined by guest stars Harriet Walter as Lady Shackleton and Peter Egan as Lord Flintshire, together with new characters played by Richard E. Grant, Anna Chancellor and Rade Sherbedgia.

VIDEO: First Look at Downton Abbey, Season 5

Get a taste of the stories and drama ahead in Downton Abbey.

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WEDU Season 5 Event Photos

WEDU hosted a series of VIP receptions and free screening events at five different locations. The Downton Abbey inspired VIP receptions featured food and drink with fellow fans along with themed entertainment, guest speakers, trivia, door prizes, photo booth, and raffle items.

Downton Abbey Screening, St. Petersburg

at The Palladium

Downton Abbey Screening, Tampa

at Tampa Theatre

Downton Abbey Screening, Sarasota

at Sarasota Opera House

Photos from all past WEDU Downton Abbey events


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Season 5 Slideshow

Eager to return to the dark secrets, budding romances, and dramatic turns of Downton Abbey? Get a first look at photos from Downton Abbey Season 5 in this slideshow of all-new images (no spoilers!) from the award-winning program.


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Series photos courtesy of ©Nick Briggs/Carnival Films 2014 for MASTERPIECE.