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'Downton Abbey' ratings down in British Season 5 premiere
'Downton Abbey' ratings down in British Season 5 premiere

Goodness gracious! It looks like "Downton Abbey" may be losing its luster.  The popular 1920s-set costume drama had its fifth season premiere Sunday night in the United Kingdom, attracting an audience of 8.4 million viewers to British broadcaster ITV.  Perhaps "Downton Abbey" fans are growing weary of Lady Mary's romantic indecision, or maybe Lord Grantham squandered a million or so viewers in a bungled Canadian rail investment, but either way the figure is down significantly from the Season 4 premiere, which generated 9.5 million viewers. While still impressive, Sunday night's tally also marks the lowest ratings for an opening...

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