ALTHORP, ENGLAND - JUNE 13: (L-R) Countess Karen Spencer, Julian Fellowes, Emma Joy Kitchener and Earl Charles Spencer pose on the opening day of the Althorp Literary Festival on June 13, 2013 in Althorp, United Kingdom.
Originally I thought we would kill Matthew at the beginning of the new series [season 4], but the way things worked out, we didn’t have that option ... Actually, I am quite glad of it now because being away from it for six months, we don’t have to do funerals and all that. [Lady Mary] has had six months to go through the first mourning period. She is still very much in mourning at the beginning of the show. One of the strands of the new series in a way is her learning to rejoin the land of the living.More quotes »
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