It's Offical: The Downton Abbey Movie Is Happening

It's Offical: The Downton Abbey Movie Is Happening
 Nelius Stackpoole
Nelius Stackpoole

22 Jun 2017

It's the news that all Downton Abbey fans have been waiting for since the the show ended back in 2015.

It has been confirmed that Downton Abbey The Movie is happening with filming even scheduled for next year.

The president of NBCUniversal International Studios revealed all On the red carpet for Downton Abbey: The Exhibition in Singapore.

Downton Abbey Christmas 2015

Michael Edelstein told The AP

"There's a movie in the works. It's been in the works for some time," 

"We are working on getting the script right and then we've got to figure out how to get the [cast] together.

"Because as you know, people go on and do other things. But we're hopeful to make a movie sometime next year."

David Robb as Dr Clarkson and Maggie Smith as Violet, Dowager Countess of Grantham in Downton Abbey S06E03

The big question on everyone's mind now is if Dame Maggie Smith will reprise her role as the Dowager Countess?

Come on the movie wouldn't be the same without her?