MILLION DOLLAR AMERICAN PRINCESSES
7. 3 5 PM, S BS Missing DowntonAbbey? Elizabeth McGovern fronts this historical doco series which, she says, formed the basis for her character Lady Grantham’s story. From the mid 1800s, US heiresses were groomed – and paid money – to marry an English lord. Tonight’s episode starts with the story of Consuelo Vanderbilt, whose marriage led to a life of misery despite her fortune.