An exciting offer for Edith divides opinion, Isobel throws Ethel a lifeline and Anna's perseverance finally pays off. Daisy is unhappy when Alfred takes a keen interest in newly arrived maid Ivy, while Matthew's concerns about the estate grow - but are his protests falling on deaf ears? The globally appreciated costume drama stars Laura Carmichael, Penelope Wilton, Amy Nuttall, the newly married Joanne Froggatt, and Dan Stevens.