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Video: 'Downton Abbey' Cast Does 'Breaking Bad' on 'The Colbert Report'

December 15, 2012 (5:08 am) GMT
Watch as Hugh Bonneville, Jim Carter and Rob James-Collier deliver their take on the AMC crime series, cooking meth and meeting a buyer.

When "" cast spent a few days in the U.S., didn't miss the chance to ask them to take part in his show. While the British actors didn't appear in person on "" Thursday night, December 13, the episode featured them in a "" spoof.

Titled "Breaking Abbey", the parody was introduced by Colbert as a preview for the upcoming season of the AMC crime series. The first scene sees Rob James-Collier's Thomas and Jim Carter's Carson cooking up meth in the Crawleys' house as the Earl () tries to keep his promise to a buyer.

Next, the three men are seen dealing with a buyer, played by Mark Consuelos, who refuses to pay after he tastes the product. The buyer reveals he's got the recipe, ticking a trust issue among the English men that ends up with a shooting and three dead men. The problem doesn't end there since the Earl later becomes suspicious of his butler.


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