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Get ready to say goodbye to yet another Downton Abbey regular. TV Line reports that actress Siobhan Finneran -- a. Sarah O'Brien, Lady Grantham's maid -- is leaving the acclaimed PBS series after three seasons.
Downton Abbey's Siobhan Finneran Will Not Return For Season 4
Yet another Downton Abbey cast member is opting to leave ITV’s period drama, which has also found plenty of fans across the United States, where it airs on PBS. This time around, Siobhan Finneran has announced she will not be returning to Downton Abbey in Season 4.
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