“Downton Abbey” movie to air on WCTE

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Local PBS channel WCTE will air the “Downton Abbey” feature film at 8:30 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 1. Written by series creator Julian Fellowes and starring the original cast, the Crawleys and their intrepid staff prepare for the most important moment of their lives. A royal visit from the King and Queen of England will unleash scandal, romance, and intrigue that will leave the future of Downton hanging in the balance. An encore presentation will air at 4:50 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 2.