Behind the Scenes at 'Downton Abbey'

Oct 7, 2013


Jessica Fellowes is the author of 'The World of Downton Abbey,' which goes behind the scenes with the hit PBA drama.
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  The author of a book that goes behind the scenes with the hit PBS show Downton Abbey was in town over the weekend. Jessica Fellowes, who wrote The World of Downton Abbey, spoke on Saturday at the restaurant Terra Terroir. Her uncle, Julian Fellowes, is the show’s writer.

Jessica stopped in to talk with us about what makes the serial drama so popular, the real-life English estate where it’s filmed, and the character who seems to be everyone’s favorite.

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