Downton Abbey | reviewed by: William O'Donnell | December 31, 2019
entertainment value
For all of its pomp and circumstance, it is easy to see why this show manages to be engaging. Gorgeous sets and costumes. Fine acting.
genre Drama | foreign | History
synopsis The beloved Crawleys and their intrepid staff prepare for the most important moment of their lives. A royal visit from the King and Queen of England will unleash scandal, romance and intrigue that will leave the future of Downton hanging in the balance.
lead actors Michelle Dockery | Maggie Smith | Hugh Bonneville | Elizabeth McGovern | Laura Carmichael | Jim Carter | Matthew Goode | Richenda Carey | Philippe Spall | Mark Addy | Susan Lynch | Michael Fox | Kate Phillips | Alice McCarthy | James Cartwright | Fifi Hart | Douglas Reith | Kevin Doyle | Stephen Campbell Moore | Tuppence Middleton | David Haig | Simon Jones | Geraldine James | Imelda Staunton | Allen Leech | Raquel Cassidy | Sophie McShera | Lesley Nicol | Robert James-Collier | Joanne Froggatt | Brendan Coyle | Penelope Wilton | Phyllis Logan
director Michael Engler