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Elizabeth McGovern Looked Very Different Before 'Downton Abbey'

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Elizabeth McGovern Looked Very Different Before 'Downton Abbey' | ASSOCIATED PRESS

These days, Elizabeth McGovern is known for glamorous costumes and high-class ways on "Downton Abbey."

But before she became the Countess of Grantham, McGovern had a very different look going on, and has the proof. Check her out in the photo below:

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We doubt the Dowager Countess would approve of such a casual look.

Head over to for more photos of the "Downton Abbey" cast before they were stars.

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