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Your Mom returns Sunday, January | Downton Abbey + Maggie Smith + Dowager Countess Violet Grantham

Downton Abbey creator: Americans can't do period drama

Shirley MacLaine as Lady Cora's mother, a worthy opponent for the Dowager: "I'm so looking forward to seeing your mother again," says Lady Crawley, (Maggie Smith). "When I'm with her I'm reminded of the virtues of the English." "Isn't she American?" asks Matthew Crawley (Dan Stevens). "Exactly," quips Smith. Here at link: DA's creator explains why American actors can't do period drama

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So says the Dowager on one of my favorite shows, "Downton Abbey." Lady Violet delivered this line to her apparently unfeeling granddaughter, Lady Mary, just this week here in the U.S, with her usua...

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Maggie Smith. as Professor Minerva McGonagall in the Harry Potter series and in Downton Abbey as Violet Dowager Countess of Grantham