How Long Has "Downtown Abbey" Been on the Air?

How Long Has "Downtown Abbey" Been on the Air?

As of 2015, "Downton Abbey" has been on the air for five years. The first episode aired in the United Kingdom on Sept. 26, 2010, and it first aired in the United States on Jan. 9, 2011.

"Downton Abbey" is presented by ITV in the United Kingdom and by PBS in the United States. It is a series created by Julian Fellowes about the lives of the aristocratic Crawley family. The show features actors Hugh Bonneville, Jessica Brown Findlay, Laura Carmichael, Jim Carter and Raquel Cassidy. In 2015, it was announced that the sixth season would be its last, with a Christmas special as its final episode.