July 4 (UPI) — The next chapter of the beloved costume drama, “Downton Abbey,” is set for theatrical release next year.
Production is expected to wrap next month.<
“Downton” creator Julian Fellowes wrote the screenplay and “My Week with Marilyn” director Simon Curtis is helming it.
The “Downton” franchise is about a wealthy family and those who serve them at their English country estate.
It began as an ITV/PBS drama series in 2010, and ended its six-season run in 2015.
The show’s original stars Hugh Bonneville, Elizabeth McGovern, Maggie Smith, Michelle Dockery, Jim Carter, Brendan Coyle and Joanne Froggatt returned for a big-screen follow-up in 2019 and are back now for the sequel.