Downton Abbey Scores A Fourth Season

ITV has officially commissioned a fourth season of its hit period drama “Downton Abbey”.

Filming of eight new episodes and a Christmas special for 2013 will kick off in February.

The third season recently finished airing in the UK where it was scoring the show’s best ever ratings including averaging an incredible 40% audience share per episode.

The third season hits US screens through PBS on January 6th.

Source: Deadline