Maggie Smith Isn't Returning To Downton Abbey After Next Season - Does This Confirm It'll Be The Final Season For The Show??
Nooo! Say it isn't so!
Maggie Smith got very realistic about her part as the Dowager Countess of Grantham in Downton Abbey, and revealed that the sixth season will be her last. She explained:
"They say this is the last one, and I can't see how it could go on. I mean, I certainly can't keep going. To my knowledge, I must be 110 by now. We're into the late 1920s."
LOLz! Good point!
But Maggie may not be the only one leaving. It's been rumored that the sixth season will be the last season of the entire series anyway.
As for 80-year-old Smith, she talked about what it's like to work at this age, saying: