Shirley MacLaine - excited by Downton

Cousin Matthew prepares to welcome his new guest
Cousin Matthew prepares to welcome his new guest Credit: ITV Meridian

Hollywood actress Shirley MacLaine has spoken of her excitement at joining the Downton Abbey cast. She plays Lady Grantham's mother Martha Levinson in the new series which is set in the 1920s.

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New pictures of the cast of Downton Abbey have been released.