The third season of "Downton Abbey" won't be hitting America's shores until January -- an eternity, as far as fans are concerned.
Luckily, the powers that be have seen fit to release a trailer for the upcoming season. The snippet of things to come includes footage of Shirley MacLaine, who joins the cast of Season 3 as visiting American relative Martha Levinson.
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Check out the "Downton Abbey" preview below.