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Watch: Even 'Sesame Street' is Poking Fun at 'Downton Abbey'

Photo of Alison Willmore By Alison Willmore | Indiewire February 1, 2013 at 2:51PM

"Sesame Street" offers up the latest spoof of their very successful and very serious fellow PBS series "Downton Abbey" in the video below, in which the should-be simple act of having tea and crumpets becomes extremely challenging for two muppets because of the directionally challenged nature of their estate.
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Upside Downton Abbey

"This is Upside Downton Abbey! Everything is upside down here!"

"Sesame Street" offers up the latest spoof of their very successful and very serious fellow PBS series "Downton Abbey" in the video below, in which the should-be simple act of having tea and crumpets becomes extremely challenging for two muppets because of the directionally challenged nature of their estate.

Perhaps it's all a metaphor for the Julian Fellowes' series' insistence on sticking to the old traditions, feasability be damned?


This article is related to: Television, TV News, TV Videos, Sesame Street, Downton Abbey, PBS







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