Rob James-Collier for Out

Downton Abbey's hot gay villain, Rob James-Collier photographed by David Bailey for Out magazine.

Downton Abbey season 3 returns January 6 on PBS and fans of Thomas Barrow will delight in knowing the servant is about to face some major drama, hinged around his sexuality. Rob James-Collier assures fans that Thomas Barrow, whose sexuality was muted during season two, will be as gay as ever moving forward.

Click here to read his interview.

Check out the trailer for season 3.