Return to ‘Downton Abbey’ With the Movie’s First Trailer
Well for sure the house is definitely in the movie.
You don’t really get to see Downton Abbey’s famous cast in this first teaser for the movie spun off from the hit television show. But hey, the house is front and center. The house!!
Here’s the film’s official synopsis:
The television series Downton Abbey followed the lives of the Crawley family and the servants who worked for them at the turn of the 20th century in an Edwardian English country house. Over its 6 seasons, the series garnered 3 Golden Globe Awards, 15 Primetime Emmy Awards, 69 Emmy nominations in total, making Downton Abbey the most nominated non-US television show in the history of the Emmys - even earning a Special BAFTA award and a Guinness World Record for the highest critically rated TV show along the way.
For the record, here’s the credited cast for the spinoff film: Hugh Bonneville, Laura Carmichael, Jim Carter, Brendan Coyle, Michelle Dockery, Kevin Doyle, Joanne Froggatt, Matthew Goode, Harry Hadden-Paton, David Haig, Geraldine James, Robert James-Collier, Simon Jones, Allen Leech, Phyllis Logan, Elizabeth McGovern, Sophie McShera, Tuppence Middleton, Stephen Campbell Moore, Lesley Nicol, Kate Phillips, Maggie Smith, Imelda Staunton, and Penelope Wilton. That’s a lot of classy British actors in one movie.
Directed by Downton series creator Julian Fellowes and written by Michael Engler, the Downton Abbey movie opens in theaters on September 20, 2019.
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