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A Salute to Downton Abbey

 

Join host Hugh Bonneville to recall the high points of the series storyline and its memorable cast of characters. See interviews with Creator Julian Fellowes, Executive Producer Gareth Neame and the cast, clips from previous seasons and tantalizing previews of season 6.

 

MASTERPIECE CLASSIC
Mr. Selfridge, Season 3, Part 6 of 8

 

The third season of the popular series, starring Jeremy Piven as the flamboyant American entrepreneur who founded the famous Selfridge’s department store, picks up the story in 1919. The acclaimed cast includes Aisling Loftus, Katherine Kelly, Gregory Fitoussi, Amanda Abbington and Tom Goodman-Hill.

 

Part 6 of 8
Harry and Victor spiral deeper into despair, as do Mardle and Grove. Serge and Violette fly high after a crash.

 

CALL THE MIDWIFE
Season 4, Part 4 of 8

 

Inspired by the memoirs of Jennifer Worth, CALL THE MIDWIFE follows the nurses, midwives and nuns from London’s Nonnatus House, who visit the expectant mothers of Poplar, providing the poorest women with the best possible care. In Season 4, the community prepares to enter a new decade – the 1960s.

 

Part 4 of 8
Sister Winifred’s eyes are opened to Poplar’s seedy underworld when she cares for an expectant prostitute. Meanwhile, Barbara struggles to understand why an expectant father would put undue pressure on his wife to bear a son, and Sister Monica Joan feels redundant as the busy midwives go about their work. The bishop’s meeting with Tom leads to an argument between Trixie and Tom.

 

FRONTLINE
The Rise of ISIS

 

FRONTLINE investigates the miscalculations and mistakes behind the brutal rise of ISIS. Correspondent Martin Smith, who made “Truth, War & Consequences,” “Beyond Baghdad,” “Private Warriors” and “Gangs of Iraq,” reports from Iraq on how the country began coming undone after the American withdrawal and what it means for the U.S. to be fighting there again.