'Downton Abbey' Season 3 premiere: 'Lots of fun and games to be had,' says star Hugh Bonneville

It may be months away for the States-side fans, but "Downton Abbey" returns with its third season to the U.K. airwaves Sunday evening (Sept. 16). Zap2it caught up with star Hugh Bonneville to talk about what's in store, which he says gets back to what fans loved about the first season. "Season 3 doesn't have those big colossal, global-impacting -- it's not like the Wall St crash has happened yet," says Bonneville. "While the wounds of war and the uncertainties that that brought to the house and the industrial, economic chaos is all there in the background, there's a sense of the world of Downton trying to reestablish itself.""The family ins and outs and the intrigues and so forth, the staff both sides of the green baize door become more the focus," he continues. "The intrigues about the house trying to reestablish itself -- Downton is under threat, physically, which happened to a lot of...



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