Downton Abbey Seasons 1- 3
When your friends are gushing about Downton Abbey, are you lost? Have you resisted the urge to dive into the lives of the Crawley family and their staff? Did you just miss the first three seasons?
If so, don’t fret! In preparation for the premiere of Downton Abbey Season 4 in January, CET will be encoring all three previous seasons of the Masterpiece Classic hit.
Season 3, Part 1
Saturday, Nov. 23, at 8pm
Wedding guests descend on Downton Abbey, where disasters — large and small — threaten. One is Cora’s freewheeling American mother, who tries to loosen up her in-laws.
Season 3, Part 2
Saturday, Dec. 14, at 8pm
The fate of Downton Abbey hinges on a letter from a dead man. Edith and Sir Anthony face their own fateful moment. Mrs. Hughes confronts a crisis.
Season 3, Part 3
Saturday, Dec. 14, at 9pm
Two social revolutions arrive at Downton Abbey: the Irish civil war and the fight for women’s suffrage. A mysterious conspiracy keeps Anna and Bates apart.
Season 3, Part 4
Saturday, Dec. 21, at 8pm
The Crawley family faces its severest test yet. Meanwhile, new faces try to fit into the tight-knit circle of servants. New evidence turns up in a baffling case.
Season 3, Part 5
Saturday, Dec. 21, at 9pm
Things go badly amiss at Downton Abbey. Robert and Cora are not speaking. The servants are shunning Matthew’s mother, Isobel. And Matthew and Robert have fallen out. Bates takes a gamble.
Season 3, Part 6
Saturday, Dec. 28, at 8pm
Change arrives in a big way for several key characters at Downton Abbey. A yearly cricket match with the village sees old scores settled and new plots hatched.
Season 3, Part 7
Saturday, Jan. 4, at 9pm
The Crawleys head to a Scottish hunting lodge, while the downstairs staff stays behind at Downton Abbey. New romances flare up, and a crisis unfolds.