…carry on

From its first familiar notes to the final sweeping shot of the Crowley family home we all know and love so well, one thing is clear. This next chapter of “Downton Abbey” is no epilogue and it’s certainly not going to pretend to be anything more than it is — one super-sized, long-awaited episode (now…

…soldier on

This What to Watch Wednesday, I bring sad tidings TV fans. Fresh off the airing of the finale of the fifth season of “Downton Abbey,” it was strongly implied that sixth season will be the last to include the Dowager Countess (Maggie Smith). Let the countdown of (possible) dread begin.

…Count Down(ton)

Dearest Lords, Ladies, and the rest of you, The day has arrived! It’s now mere hours (as you can see on the lovely unofficial countdown to the left) until American audiences return to the halls of Downton.