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Martin Clunes wants a role on 'Downton Abbey'. The 51-year-old actor - who stars on ITV1's 'Doc Martin' - revealed he has lobbied creator Julian Fellowes to appear on the acclaimed period drama, but he hasn't been taken up on his offer. He told The Sun newspaper: ''Julian is my neighbour. He lives just around the corner and I keep lobbying him but he won't. I might just ride into an episode out of spite. ''He knows where I am and what my measurements are, so it wouldn't be difficult.'' The 'Men Behaving Badly' actor isn't the only star who hasn't heard from »

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