WJBD Radio

Images

Now Playing

Entertainment

WJBD - Entertainment - New Season of "Downton Abbey" Makes Its US Debut This Weekend

New Season of "Downton Abbey" Makes Its US Debut This Weekend

Stuart Wilson/Getty Images(NEW YORK) -- After airing in the United Kingdom in the fall, the fourth season of Downton Abbey begins its run in America this weekend. The two-hour season premiere of the hit period drama airs on PBS Sunday night at 9 p.m. Eastern time.

In the episode, the family and servants try to help Lady Mary Crawley with being a new mother and her depression following her husband Matthew's shocking death at the end of season three. The family also tries to help Matthew's mother, Isobel Crawley, cope with the loss.

It's a big month for Downton Abbey -- the show will contend for the best TV drama prize at the Golden Globes on January 12.

The network that airs Downton Abbey in the U.K., ITV, has already announced it has renewed the show for a fifth season.

Copyright 2014 ABC News Radio

See other Entertainment news:

Lupita Nyong'o Is People's Most Beautiful Woman for 2014
Go Behind the Scenes of Beyoncé's Toyota Commercials
Hollywood Executives Deny Allegations Made by Bryan Singer's Accuser
Discovery Channel Planning Documentary on Mount Everest Avalanche
Diane Keaton Says She's Still Woody Allen's Friend Amid Sex Abuse Allegation




Loyal Listener Club

Club Login

Follow Us At

This Site logo