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Violet Crawley (Character)
from "Downton Abbey" (2010)

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Biography:
Violet, Dowager Countess of Grantham, is Robert's mother and the grandmother of Mary... See more »
Alternate Names:
Dowager Countess of Grantham

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  1. "Downton Abbey"
    ... aka "Masterpiece Classic" - USA (informal title)
        - Episode #5.9 (2014) TV episode, Played by Maggie Smith
        - Episode #5.8 (2014) TV episode, Played by Maggie Smith
        - Episode #5.7 (2014) TV episode, Played by Maggie Smith
        - Episode #5.6 (2014) TV episode, Played by Maggie Smith
        - Episode #5.5 (2014) TV episode, Played by Maggie Smith
          (38 more)
  2. Downton Abbey Revisited (2012) (TV) Played by Maggie Smith
  3. Comic Relief: Uptown Downstairs Abbey (2011) (TV) Played by Jennifer Saunders (as Dowager Countess of Grantham)
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  1. "This Morning"
        - Episode dated 26 October 2011 (2011) TV episode, Played by Maggie Smith

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From "Downton Abbey: Episode #3.2" (2012)
[talking about Martha Levinson who is being insufferable]
Violet Crawley, Dowager Countess of Grantham: [whispers] Just how long is she here for?
Robert Crawley, Earl of Grantham: [whispers] Who knows.
Violet Crawley, Dowager Countess of Grantham: [whispers] No guest should be admitted without the date of their departure being known.
Robert Crawley, Earl of Grantham: [whispers] You won't get any argument from me.
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