Downton Abbey - Season 3, Episode 4 - Rotten Tomatoes

Episode 4




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Episode Info

Edith is asked to pen a newspaper column; Isobel offers Ethel a position in her household; Matthew questions the management of the estate; and Sybil goes into labor while Dr. Clarkson disagrees with the esteemed obstetrician Robert hired to oversee the delivery.


Hugh Bonneville
as Robert Crawley, Earl of Grantham
Elizabeth McGovern
as Cora Crawley, Countess of Grantham
Michelle Dockery
as Lady Mary Crawley
Dan Stevens (IV)
as Matthew Crawley
Jessica Brown Findlay
as Sybil Branson
Allen Leech
as Tom Branson
Laura Carmichael
as Lady Edith Crawley
Maggie Smith
as Violet Crawley, Dowager Countess of Grantham
Penelope Wilton
as Isobel Crawley
Jim Carter
as Mr. Carson
Phyllis Logan
as Mrs. Hughes
Brendan Coyle
as John Bates
Joanne Froggatt
as Anna Bates
Siobhan Finneran
as Sarah O'Brien
Rob James-Collier
as Thomas Barrow
Lesley Nicol
as Mrs. Patmore
Sophie McShera
as Daisy Mason
Kevin Doyle
as Joseph Molesley
Tim Pigott-Smith
as Sir Philip Tapsell
David Robb
as Dr. Clarkson
Matt Milne
as Alfred Nugent
Cara Theobold
as Ivy Stuart
Ed Speleers
as Jimmy Kent
Amy Nuttall
as Ethel Parks
Christine Lohr
as Mrs. Bird
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Critic reviews for Episode 4

Robert's thickheaded aristocratic buffoonery, when the rug, it was pulled right out from under our feet.

June 19, 2018 | Full Review…

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