‘Downton Abbey’ is to return in a sequel as a result of be launched this Christmas, producers advised US media.
The primary ‘Downton Abbey’ movie, primarily based on the vastly in style British TV collection, was launched in 2019.
Reassuring diehard followers, producers mentioned Monday that a lot of the unique forged — together with Maggie Smith, Hugh Bonneville, Laura Carmichael, Jim Carter, Michelle Dockery and Elizabeth McGovern — will return.
And they are going to be joined by new faces, with Hugh Dancy, Laura Haddock, Nathalie Baye and Dominic West making an look, the sequel’s producers advised USA At present.
The film, which started manufacturing final week, is about to be launched on December 22.
The plot stays below wraps however Julian Fellowes, the person behind the unique script, has signed on to write down the sequel’s screenplay.
“After a very challenging year with so many of us separated from family and friends, it is a huge comfort to think that better times are ahead and that next Christmas we will be reunited with the much beloved characters of ‘Downton Abbey’,” producer Gareth Neame mentioned in a press release.
The unique tv collection, which ran from 2010 to 2015, adopted the trials and tribulations of the landed Crawley household and their servants within the fictional Downton Abbey property.
A runaway success, the present launched the Hollywood careers of a lot of its stars in addition to offering a monetary lifeline to many struggling English nation homes.