Julian Fellowes: I’d love to see Shirley MacLaine return to Downton Abbey

RadioTimes.com caught up with the creator of the ITV period drama and actor Hugh Bonneville to discuss what's coming up in series four

Downton Abbey fans have been through the ringer this last season, what with births, deaths and weddings aplenty. And to top off their the success of their hotly-anticipated third season, last night the ITV period drama triumphed over its fierce rivals Doctor Who, Sherlock and Merlin at the National Television Awards.


Following their success, RadioTimes.com were backstage ready to grill creator Julian Fellowes and actor Hugh Bonneville on that Christmas special, why Paul O’Grady should guest-star as Violet’s cross-dressing brother and what’s coming up for series four…


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