‘Downton Abbey’ season four: interviews with the cast
We speak to the stars of ‘Downton Abbey’ ahead of the show's fourth series
Thu Sep 12 2013
The most anticipated returning series this side of Baker Street, ‘Downton Abbey’ is back for its fourth season on ITV on Sunday, September 22 at 9pm. And it's all change, with Matthew Crawley six feet under and Mrs O'Brien doing a moonlight flit. We sat down with a few familiar faces – from Michelle Dockery and Laura Carmichael to Ed Speleers and Lily James – to discuss what the future holds. Guaranteed spoiler-free!
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- Rated as: 3/5
As always, almost every character is given some sort of subplot, but the early series’ lightness of touch is still lacking and the plotting remains inordinately laboured and often plain lazy. After all, why have silence when there’s exposition to be spouted?