Obviously, if you don’t want to know the big, big news about the next season of Downton Abbey, by all means stop reading now. The again, if you just can’t resist a juicy new detail about everyone’s favorite show, then follow the jump.
According to producer Rebecca Eaton, “Matthew and Mary do get married, somebody will be born, and somebody will die — somebody pretty key in the cast.” Ah! If that somebody is Maggie Smith’s Countess, I just won’t know what to do with myself. She’s 42% of the reason to watch in the first place!