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“DOWNTON ABBEY” Marathon to Air Labor Day Weekend

Posted by Jennifer Cook on

Suffering from Downton Abbey withdrawal? If you’re one of the millions missing the weekly dose of the joys and travails of the Crawley family and their servants, despair no longer.  Join WUCF TV on Labor Day weekend and catch-up on all six seasons of the top PBS drama of all time. 

Kicking off at 9:00 p.m. on Friday, September 2 and concluding 11:00 p.m. on Monday, September 5, this round-the-clock celebration features every enthralling moment of the unforgettable series.

WUCF also airs I MISS DOWNTON ABBEY!, a nostalgic celebration of the enormously popular series.  Hosted by Allen Leech, who plays Tom Branson, the special delves into the stellar cast, superb writing and spectacular locations of the series.  It combines clips, exclusives and never-before-seen footage from Season 6 and is filled with new interviews with the entire cast, creators and producers.  I MISS DOWNTON ABBEY! Airs Sunday, August 28 at 8:30 p.m.

A runaway hit when it debuted on PBS in 2011, “Downton Abbey” — a Carnival/Masterpiece co-production — is widely credited with reigniting American viewers’ passion for British drama. With 59 Emmy® nominations, more than any other British show in Emmy® history, “Downton Abbey” is one of the most-honored series on television. It has won 12 Emmys®, three Golden Globes®, four Screen Actors Guild Awards, a Producers Guild Award and four BAFTAs.