From Masterpiece on PBS. Unedited UK Edition. The Great War rages across Europe, and the splendid house of Downton Abbey is not left untouched. Romance and heartbreak, scandal and rumours, blackmail and betrayal are all in play. The intertwined lives of the Crawleys and their servants are complicated by the storms of war, and when these have finally cleared, will the way of life they know have changed forever? Dame Maggie Smith, Hugh Bonneville, and Elizabeth McGovern return to lead the stellar cast of familiar faces; and Maria Doyle Kennedy, Iain Glen, and Zoe Boyle arrive to add fresh intrigue to the second season of delicious, Emmy® Award-winning drama.