The gates of Downton Abbey will reopen.
Focus Features announced on Monday that Downton Abbey 2 is a big screen sequel The 2019 film – which itself was a sequel to the 2011-16 series – is officially taking place and is slated for release in theaters by Christmas 2021.
The show’s creator, Julian Fellowes, “and the entire cast of Downton,” and four new cast members return: Hugh Dancy (Hannibal), Dominic West (The Affair), Laura Haddock (Da Vinci’s Demons) and French actress Nathalie Baye. Your roles will be kept under lock and key, as will the plot details for the new film.
The success of the original Downton Abbey film, which released in September 2019 and grossed nearly $ 200 million worldwide, made follow-up a breeze.