Downton Abbey offers viewers a whole cast of characters to cheer and sneer. Drawn to the food, and a fan of the underdog, I quickly found myself routing for Daisy, the scullery maid.
In my research on life in the kitchens at Downton Abbey, I came across a special presentation prepared by ITV, who produces the show, entitled Downton Abbey, Behind the Drama.
A tour of the custom built set for the kitchen scenes is provided by the adorable Sophie McShera, who plays Daisy, our lowly heroine. She also speaks about her duties and her relationship with Mrs. Patmore. Charming. Continue reading »